Eric Vilas-Boas is a former editor at Thrillist. He also co-edits the animation blog The Dot and Line and was previously an editor at Esquire. His writing has also been published by Vulture, /Film, Paste, TV Guide, SYFY, SPIN, Popular Mechanics, and ELLE, among other fine establishments.
Articles by Eric
Netflix's 'Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling' Is a Perfectly Nostalgic, Dystopian Revival
Almost a full 25 years ago, on Saturday, September 24, 1994, Rocko's Modern Life kicked off its second season with the show's first two-part episode, "I Have No Son!" Nothing else particularly special aired on TV that weekend: NBC had premiered Friends days earlier, The Simpsons ran one of its widely derided clip shows, and in the theaters, The Shawshank Redemption had just debuted.
Aug 9, 2019
Why Parking in NYC Is So Annoying & How to Master It
You could conceivably call plenty of things in New York City the worst -- including, but not limited to, hangovers, staying fit, and being single -- but in my studied opinion, there is no city in America worse than NYC for that mundane, necessary, often expensive task we know and loathe: parking that car you don't want to drive anyway.
Jan 24, 2019