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'American Horror Story: Cult' recap: The last house on the left

American Horror Story: Cult</a>&nbsp;</em>contains spoilers.</strong>" data-reactid="18">Warning: This recap of the “Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark” episode of American Horror Story: Cult contains spoilers.Storytelling is conflict, but not all conflict is entertaining. Horror has always had the solemn duty of skirting that line, of risking alienating huge swaths of audience just so the lucky few can experience the pleasures of fear. But it means each of us has developed...

Interview: There's Now a Fourth Powerpuff Girl – And It's Australian YouTuber Wengie

Wengie has taken her talents from YouTube to the Cartoon Network. The Australian vlogger talks to Complex AU about developing a fanbase in the millions and her new role as the fourth Powerpuff Girl. On April 17, 2016, Wendy Ayche (better known as Wengie) uploaded a YouTube video titled: “OMG I HIT 1 Million Subscribers!!!” Just over a year later, she’s about to hit 9 million. Those are some insane numbers for someone who had to google how to make her first video.“I’ve always been creating...

What Amazing Sports Plays Are No Longer Special?

Illustration by Sam Woolley/GMGTime for your weekly edition of the Deadspin Funbag. Got something on your mind? Email the Funbag. Today, we’re talking Fritos, hobbies, working while hungover , and more.Your letters:Jordan:When did robbing home runs become so commonplace? Growing up in the 70's and 80's (yeah, I’m old as dirt) I don’t remember anyone ever scaling a wall to steal a sure home run. Nowadays, it seems like there’s two or three of these ‘amazing’ catches every week... Did anyone...

Danny Watts' "Black Boy Meets World" Flips Negatives Into Positives Like Jonwayne Flips Samples

EXPANDHe might look tired, but Watts is just getting started.Robb KlassenListening to the 29-year-old Danny Watts spit his verses, you can sense a profound rawness you'd think you could only find in a poet rather than a Houston MC. His reputation for technicality, verbosity and a willingness to explore his own emotions in his music landed him in the radar of La Habra's very own MC/producer Jonwayne. In 2015, Watts found himself working full-time while being a father, ready to give up on music...