Sam Lansky

Sam Lansky is a writer from New York City. He writes about entertainment and culture for MTV.com, Billboard, and The Huffington Post.

  • Who's Left to Defend Tom Cruise?

    The story of the TomKat marriage and divorce is yet another reminder of how unsettling the actor has become.

  • The 10 Best Addiction Memoirs

    Books about addiction and recovery are among the fastest-growing genres in publishing. From David Carr to Mary Karr, hundreds of authors publish addiction-related memoirs every year.

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A Time-Lapse of Alaska's Northern Lights

The beauty of aurora borealis, as seen from America's last frontier

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What Do You Wish You Learned in College?

Ivy League academics reveal their undergrad regrets

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Famous Movies, Reimagined

From Apocalypse Now to The Lord of the Rings, this clever video puts a new spin on Hollywood's greatest hits.

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What Is a City?

Cities are like nothing else on Earth.

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CrossFit Versus Yoga: Choose a Side

How a workout becomes a social identity

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In Online Dating, Everyone's a Little Bit Racist

The co-founder of OKCupid shares findings from his analysis of millions of users' data.

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