Matthew Strauss

Matthew Strauss is a writer from Long Island living in Brooklyn. A Columbia University graduate, he is also an Associate Staff Writer at Pitchfork.
Entertainment
Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' Is His Best Album
Matthew Strauss
Kanye premiered his newest record at Madison Square Garden. We were there.
Entertainment
Trailer for Key & Peele Movie 'Keanu' Looks Like a Brilliant 'John Wick' Spoof 
Matthew Strauss
You've got to be kitten me.
Entertainment
The Best Trivia Accounts on Instagram
Matthew Strauss
'Star Wars' Expanded Universe, Marvel, elephants, and more.
Entertainment
An Appreciation of Claymation Horror Expert Lee Hardcastle
Matthew Strauss
His work's been on Adult Swim, but it's more than just blood, gore, and clay.
Entertainment
Is Beyoncé Going to Pull Another Beyoncé and Drop a New Album?
Matthew Strauss
It's been nearly three years since she shocked the world. She's poised to do it again.
Entertainment
What Would 'Making a Murderer' Season 2 Look Like?
Matthew Strauss
Netflix's Chief Content Officer hopes that he can repeat his most recent success.
Entertainment
What Do We Know About Jake Kasdan's New 'Jumanji' Movie?
Matthew Strauss
The Robin Williams classic returns to theaters in a new form this Christmas.
Entertainment
"No More Parties in L.A." Is Kanye West's Best Rap Song Since 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'
Matthew Strauss
It's a bona fide rap jam that will surely please the Kanye purists.
Entertainment
What You Learn by Drinking Six Different Kinds of Mountain Dew
Matthew Strauss
We done did the Dew deed.
Science
Artist Plans to Construct Pyramid Using Every VHS Copy of 'Jerry Maguire'
Matthew Strauss
Everything Is Terrible! has undergone the ultimate endurance art project.
Mind and Body
Did 'Man Seeking Woman' Finally Hit Its Wall in "Feather"?
Matthew Strauss
Josh gets another girlfriend, but can't change his tune.
Science
From Ziggy Stardust to Young Thug: A Brief History of Musicians Claiming to Be From Outer Space
Matthew Strauss
David Bowie, Sun Ra, Lil Wayne, Young Thug, and more.
Entertainment
Brendan Dassey's Brother Spits Bars for His Brother and Steven Avery: "They Didn't Do It"
Matthew Strauss
While his brother is behind bars, Brad Dassey spits bars.
Culture
President Barack Obama's Final State of the Union as Yoda Would Have Said It
Matthew Strauss
Believe in, change we can. Yeesssssss.
Entertainment
The Kardashians Are Helping Out With Kanye's 'Swish', and Other Revelations
Matthew Strauss
The long-awaited 'Yeezus' follow-up is out in February.
Entertainment
What to Expect From Wiz Khalifa's New Album 'Khalifa'
Matthew Strauss
The Pittsburgh rapper has been famous for awhile, but now he is undeniably massive.
Entertainment
Cartoon Network's 'Rick and Morty' Goes From Weird to Weirder to Must-Watch
Matthew Strauss
The fans are obsessed for a reason.
Innovation
Where Are Steven Avery, Brendan Dassey, Mike Halbach, and Ken Kratz Now?
Matthew Strauss
If they were in 'Making a Murderer,'we ran down their whereabouts. 
Entertainment
The Best 'South Park' Episode to Re-Watch From Each Season
Matthew Strauss
With 19 seasons and over 260 episodes, it can be hard to parse through the classic animated vulgarity.
Entertainment
FXX's 'Man Seeking Woman' Morphs Into '3 Men and a Baby' Minus Danson
Matthew Strauss
Jay Baruchel and Eric Andre stretch the boundaries of biology in a cliché-ridden, high concept season debut.