Can a Pun Champ Conquer the Comedy-Writing Scene?

Rekha Shankar is an emerging comedy-writing force who built her career on something other comedians call cheap: puns.


Galen Womack

If you’re down to name your company F*ck It, It’s Fashion, then whatever the old rules were stopped applying to you a long time ago. Womack’s take on upcycled denim was born out...


If it were possible to love the single-named Noah and his company, Gokyo Ri, any more, we would. Simple without being simplistic, and named after a peak in the Himalayas where he...

Bent Angelo Jensen

You ever see someone so stylish that you just had to look? The Hamburg-based Jensen with his Herr Von Eden is just that kind of cat. With a carefully and artfully chosen eye for...

Carlina Christina

Named after their founders and based in California’s East Bay, Carlina Christina is the spearhead of an Oakland renaissance that’s seen all kinds of cool come out of a city...


Kimora Lee Simmons on the Rise of the ‘Blasians’

The entrepreneur, fashion designer and TV personality joined the latest episode of “The Carlos Watson Show.

Meet NASA's Dopest Engineer

Dajae Williams, 26, melds hip-hop with science and sets an example for the next generation.

It'll Take More Than 15 Seconds to Rebuild Virality

Five months after India's ban on TikTok, a slew of global and homegrown pretenders are struggling to enthuse viral stars and advertisers.

Can Weird-Looking Planes Save the Planet?

The shape of passenger airplanes has remained largely the same since the 1950s.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

In UFC, She's No. 2 With a 'Bullet'

Valentina "Bullet" Shevchenko, a deadly combo of fighting skill, talent and killer instinct, is about to upend the whole apple cart.

Can Cancer Killers Get Past the Brain's Bouncers?

Scientists are developing radical new therapies that can both make it past bouncers guarding the entrance to the brain and defeat tumors inside.

Rewriting Black And Brown History, With A Little Help From Augmented Reality

Glenn Cantave is using technology to introduce more diverse representation and narratives in school curricula.

He’s Helping Wounded Warriors Game Again

Ken Jones has devoted himself to helping veteran soldiers keep gaming.

Brazilian Bots are Targeting the U.S. Election Process to Help Trump

Twitter accounts supportive of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro are trying to undermine the credibility of the U.

Saweetie on What It Means to Be 'Icy'

The rapper and fashion icon joined the latest episode of 'The Carlos Watson Show.


When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

The Best Money Advice Lamorne Morris Ever Got ... From Zooey Deschanel

The actor best known for 'New Girl' and the new series 'Woke' opens up on 'The Carlos Watson Show.

The Latest Hub of Political Humor: Gambia

A new generation of comedians is using hard-won civic space and social media to poke fun at leaders in a country that, until recently, had a thin-skinned president.

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