Matthew McConaughey Is A Poet On Acid In ‘The Beach Bum’ Trailer

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Harmony Korine’s newest film also stars Snoop Dogg and Zac Efron

The trailer for Harmony Korine's latest film is here, and it’s a trip. The Beach Bum stars Matthew McConaughey as a drug-using poet named Moondog whose wardrobe essentials include fanny packs and Hawaiian shirts. Honestly, his character is the street style icon we’ve been missing during this New York Fashion Week.

The trailer opens on McConaughey’s Moondog asking a gas station attendant if the store sells acid, and spirals from there. If you were looking for some words of wisdom, Moonfog offers this: “Life’s a fuckin’ rodeo. I’m gonna suck the nectar out of it and fuck it raw dog till the wheels come off.” Snoop Dogg, Isla Fisher, and Zac Efron also star in the film, which is a dream cast if we’ve ever heard one.

Though this is the film’s first trailer, images have been circulating of the stars in costume since late last year, which Garage Magazine cites as one of the catalysts for the “sleaze movement” in fashion last fall (whose spokespeople are probably Justin Bieber and Pete Davidson). 

Korine is the same force behind Spring Breakers. It isn’t set to release until March of next year, but get your style inspo from the trailer, below, until then.

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He announced the news today

On Monday, Bernie Sanders announced that he is running for president again, after he lost the primary in 2016 to Hillary Clinton. And although he was very popular during the 2016 election, his announcement is drawing mixed reactions online.

Many of his previous supporters, including celebrities like Mark Ruffalo, were excited about him joining the 2020 race, voicing their support of his announcement.

But others seem to want him to disappear, even pretending not to know who he is. And these reactions have turned out, in some cases, to be hilarious.

The lack of excitement for his announcement may be because of the recent allegations of sexual assault which apparently occurred within his 2016 campaign, and which he claims he didn't know about. It could also be due to his base, who supported him even after he lost the primary to the detriment of Clinton's campaign.

Some are also calling out the fact that Clinton has been effectively shunned following her loss, while Sanders seems to be being welcomed back with open arms.



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The pieces will take your athleisure look to the next level

American Apparel just dropped its first activewear line since the brand's relaunch last year, and I can already tell that these looks are going to make up my entire summer wardrobe.

The new line, called FORWARD, offers a variety of styles in lightweight fabrics like flyweight satin, which is an imitation of boxing gear; lame tricot; and cotton Spandex. All of the fabrics feature a four-way stretch, making the clothes "suitable for training but also designed for life outside the gym."

With the collection, American Apparel also launched an inclusive campaign called How We Play, which shows a diverse range of models, including blind Paralympic runner David Brown and curvy yoga instructor Luisa Fonseca.

The collection's styles offer a wide range of looks which will fit with just about any aesthetic, whether you're going hard at the gym or looking for a casual off-day outfit. Personally, I'm excited about the iridescent looks and the rainbow patterned bra and bottoms, which I will definitely be rocking at Pride this year.

The entire line is also super-affordable, capping out at $48, with most products priced in the $20-to-$30 range. You can shop FORWARD collection online, now.