Julia Pimentel, Complex

Julia Pimentel


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Past articles by Julia:

32 Young Activists Who Are Changing the World

From ages 6 to 22, these are the teens and young adult activists raising awareness and fighting gun violence, immigration reform and more. → Read More

The Best Thanksgiving TV Specials

Sneak away at some point during the crazy family dinner and indulge in a few—or all—of some of TV's best Thanksgiving episodes & specials. → Read More

The Best Movies on Hulu to Watch Right Now

Good movies on Hulu include everything from 'Shoplifters' to 'Fyre Fraud' and 'Sorry To Bother You'. Here are all the best movies on Hulu right now. → Read More

Kanye West Earned Himself Free Lifetime Premium Pornhub Membership

During an appearance on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Kanye West said that despite being the father of two daughters, he still "looks at Pornhub." The porn website responded with a gift. → Read More

Puerto Rico Government Revises Hurricane Maria Death Count to 1,427

Almost a year after Hurricane Maria swept through the island of Puerto Rico, leaving devastation in its wake, the government of the island has revised its own surprisingly low statistics for how many deaths the storm caused. → Read More

Fourth XXXTentacion Murder Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

20-year-old Trayvon Newsome, who turned himself in to police just two days prior, has entered a not guilty plea in the murder of Florida rapper XXXTentacion. Newsome is accused of being one of two armed men within the four suspects involved in the rapper's fatal shooting. → Read More

Demi Lovato Has Reportedly Agreed to Go to Rehab After Hospital Release

Following an apparent overdose from heroin that has left her hospitalized for over a week, Demi Lovato has agreed to head back to rehab once she is released in an attempt to get sober once again. → Read More

Detroit Cop Suspended With Pay After Punching Naked Woman Multiple Times in Hospital

A bystander video shows a cop punching a naked, potentially mentally ill woman at least 10 times in a hospital. The still unidentified officer is now under criminal investigation, but the Detroit Police chief insists he is entitled to due process. → Read More

Cardi Previews Another Guaranteed Banger on IG

Cardi B has been hinting at a new project and more collaborations, but the origin and destination of this new verse remains mysterious. One thing is for sure, though: Cardi is going in on the haters. → Read More

Feature-Length Jeezy Documentary on the Way

A brand new division of OBB Pictures (Kevin Hart's 'Cold as Balls') devoted entirely to music will see one of its first projects center around Jeezy's career. → Read More

XXXTentacion Murder Suspect Might Not Be Fit to Stand Trial

More than a month after XXXTentacion was fatally shot during an attempted robbery, the man police say fired the weapon that killed him will have to undergo a mental exam to determine if he is fit to stand trial. → Read More

Iowa Teen Fractures Skull Jumping From Car for #InMyFeelings Challenge

The #InMyFeelings challenge, kicked off by Shiggy, has taken over social media, but an Iowa teenager proved why a challenge that involves jumping out of a car to dance is a bad idea. → Read More

Researchers Just Got One Step Closer to Finding Life on Other Planets

A new study out of Cambridge University suggests there's a very specific range of light that can support the chemicals responsible for life on Earth, and some of these planets may even have the correct temperatures for liquid water. → Read More

Beyoncé and JAY-Z Crack Down on OTR II Tour Merch Bootleggers

The company behind Beyoncé and JAY-Z's tour merch went to court to argue that a restraining order was the only way to combat the selling of fake items, since they've already been made and it would be very expensive to sue otherwise. → Read More

Kanye West Opens Up About Suicide After Watching Alexander McQueen Documentary

"I know how it feels to want to take your life back into your own hands even if it means taking your own life," Kanye wrote. → Read More

'The First Purge' Hits $100 Million and Becomes Franchise's Biggest International Success

'The First Purge,' the fourth installment in the Purge franchise, has become the third movie in the series to break $100 million in the worldwide box office, and it's the series's highest-earner yet. → Read More

Cardi B Teases New Project Dropping This Fall

In an Instagram Live video, the new mom says fans will have a bunch of work to look forward to in the coming months, including the "Ring" music video with Kehlani, features with other artists, and a mysterious new project. → Read More

Seth Rogen Replaces Morgan Freeman as Voice of Vancouver Public Transit

Morgan Freeman lost the public transit collaboration when allegations of sexual harassment against him were made public, but the upside is that Seth Rogen, who is from Vancouver, might do an even better job. → Read More

Classic 2012 Drake Tweet Inspires Relatable New Meme

It's a shame Drake doesn't use Twitter properly anymore, because back when he used to share his moody thoughts on the platform, he gave us gems like this old tweet that has generated a hilarious new meme. → Read More

New 'Slender Man' Trailer Might Scare You Off the Internet Forever

Following a delayed release, Sony's 'Slender Man' movie will hit theaters on Aug. 10. The films comes despite the protestations of the father of one of the girls who believed in the Slender Man and stabbed a classmate as a result. → Read More