I think a list of what you should be listening to is a great use of your time this weekend. 2021 is shaping up to be another good year for music, so let’s highlight a top 10 of the year so far
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Van-life is the latest trend of young adults partaking in a trendy form of houselessness by converting a van or short bus into a posh living space. Nomadland, however, ignores these hobbyists to focus instead, on the vast majority of houseless people
Shrek debuted on April 22, 2001 to a country in the grips of conservatism, especially towards LGBTQ+ people. In this kind of environment, it’s easy to see why children’s media wasn’t rushing over each other to create the first Love, Simon, so the queer youth of the day had to latch on to any representation they could find.
Chinese New Year is one of the most important holidays on the Chinese calendar to not only the country itself, but the millions of Chinese diaspora around the world. So when a holiday this important comes around, we have to be careful not to botch it.
If you’re interested in the specifics of the stock market, just walk out of your home until you run into the nearest white man and he would be ecstatic to explain it in excruciating detail. Without a hint of irony, the basics of this process here
As embarrassing and infuriating as the storm on the Capitol was, it didn’t exist in a vacuum and it wasn’t spontaneous. “News” outlets like Fox and Breitbart stroked the flames of January 6th’s terror attack under the guise of stopping an oppressive government. The problem with this messaging isn’t that it downplays the risks of authoritarianism, but that it doesn’t know what authoritarianism really looks like. To mitigate that, here are three sources of media to better acquaint yourself with the concept
Taylor Swift released her sister album to Folklore, but the constant refrain throughout these sister albums, however, is that they don’t enjoy the same commercial success as their predecessors despite their caliber
While expunging a fascist leader to install a painful return to the status quo will have a huge effect on art in the country, I’d instead like to focus on a number of successful ballot measures that have the potential to significantly change the culture around us
After you get past the brilliant cast of characters playing people far uglier than them and the Hans Zimmer intro music, you’re left with the shell of a show that sought out to explore the personal feelings of a family whose internal workings were as rotten as the medieval structures that prop them up