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Life changes hit the rapper hard — and shows like ‘Tokyo Ghoul’ helped him process it all

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By now, two generations have been raised…


Thought you’d watched everything out there? Time to broaden your horizons.

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While so many other genres seemed to fall flat this year, 2020 was glorious for stylish…


Just Rankin’ Sh!t

We could go one step further if we wanted to, but nine seemed right

A teal edit of a closeup of Vegeta from Dragon Ball Z. He is in Super Saiyan mode and is smirking.
A teal edit of a closeup of Vegeta from Dragon Ball Z. He is in Super Saiyan mode and is smirking.
Vegeta in “Dragon Ball Z.” Photo illustration; Source: Fuji Network System

9. King Kai

This martial arts mentor/jokester is one of Dragon Ball Z’s coolest characters — from his stunna shades to his pet monkey.

8. Majin Buu

Frank Ocean and André 3000 referenced this big blob of a villain on their classic duet “Pink Matter.”

7. Goku

DBZ’s lovable main protagonist is also an absentee father who chose training with a hated rival (albeit to save the world) over raising his kid. Your fave would never!

6. Frieza

The series’ most habitual line-stepper — through death, resurrection, hell, and back again.

5. Trunks

The heir to the Saiyan throne is not only the most humble savior of the universe; he’s also Dragon…

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