Netflix Says ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ to Return—in the 1990s

“Summer camp for us was such a rich, heightened, dramatic time,” Wain tells Newsweek last year, “so I don’t think you ever run out of stories to tell in that world. And of course, we always just had great affection for those particular characters and those storylines and those actors, and so doing more of […]

Behind the ’80s-Inspired Music of ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

Without giving too much away (though there are slight spoilers ahead!), the climax of Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp involves a rock star climbing on a roof, à la Almost Famous, and delivering a showstopping rendition of “Higher and Higher.” The moment is perhaps the biggest Easter egg for fans of the […]

‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Prequel Creator and Cast Speak About Its Netflix Revival

Fans of the original movie will appreciate the series’ classic absurdist humor and learning how characters such as Henry, Gene, Lindsay, Abby Bernstein, “the Beekeeper” and even the can of vegetables get to where they do on the last day of camp. Instead of building up to a talent show, as in the original film, […]

RV travel soars for summer trips as air travel stalls

RV vacations produced some of the fondest summer vacation memories from my childhood, such as the time we booked an “Islander” motor home in Atlanta and rumbled up to Ontario to visit family for summer vacation. Best memory? We stopped in Pennsylvania’s Amish country during peak fruit and vegetable season, bought berries and my mother […]

The Best Outdoor Coolers For Camping, Road Trips and Tailgating

6. Dometic CFX3 100 Powered Cooler For the most high-tech campsite or tailgate (plus the coldest drinks and food) check out this powered cooler from Dometic. The cooler is controlled using a built-in interface or through your smartphone via an app, allowing you to change the temperature and monitor performance from your camping chair. And […]

Titans rookie Isaiah Wilson arrested on DUI charge, second incident of summer

The Titans allowed Jack Conklin to leave in free agency, so they immediately addressed their offensive line in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft. Wilson likely will be expected to step in and start right away, alongside Taylor Lewan blocking for running back Derrick Henry and protecting quarterback Ryan Tannehill.

Wine’s diversity issue starts with the way we talk about the taste of wine

Part of the issue is that there will always be a tension between specificity and accessibility. I want to get at the most exact word to describe what I’m tasting, but the more precise I get, the more likely it is to alienate people. Gooseberry may be the most concise way to express a particular […]

Wilma Rudolph, once told she would not walk, became the world’s fastest woman 60 years ago

“The race that I think that she wanted more than anything else was the 4x100m relay,” Ed Temple told NBC Sports on “The Olympic Show” leading up to the 2000 Sydney Games. “And that was because her teammates had been in the 100m and the 200m, and they didn’t win any medals. And she was […]

How does a Sturgis-sized crowd affect COVID-19? It’s complicated

Based on cell phone data, though, 90 percent of the rally-goers came from places outside the state. Yet when you look at the counties identified by the Sturgis study authors as contributing the highest number of attendees, you don’t see similar surges. According to their model, in the three weeks following the rally, Covid-19 infections […]

Trump administration officials interfered with CDC reports on COVID and accused Director Robert Redfield of trying to ‘hurt the president’ if the agency did not match his ‘optimistic messages’

Fauci, who for months has tried to balance his desire to share public health warnings without drawing headlines that put him at odds with Trump, was asked on ‘CBS This Morning’ if it was frustrating for him as an expert to see rallies with large contingents of unmasked people.