Alex Catarinella caught the writer's bug when he was just a tween via creating 'The Spice Gazette' circa AOL's golden years, though it disbanded as a result of his devastation re: Ginger Spice's tragic departure. Nowadays, Alex contributes to The Cut, i-D, Dazed & Confused, Yahoo Style, Paper, and, duh, Popdust. His personal career highlights include interviewing a slew of legends, like Patti Smith and Courtney Love. Oh! And also the legendary Scary Spice and Sporty Spice sans fainting. Additionally, he's written over 14121 Britney articles.