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Twenty Years Ago We Had a Countdown to Britney's 18th Birthday

Christopher Barnard considers—what have we learned since?
Christopher Barnard
12.1.19
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Reclaiming Space Through Sound

How DIY spaces in urban areas can be vehicles for marginalized communities to reclaim their space.
Sebastian Meltz-Collazo
10.27.19
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Let The World Know Where You Vacation (Or Wish You Could)

It's the golden era of merch, and the ultimate status symbol is now...a travel souvenir.
Adam Robb
10.27.19
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Sincerity vs. Authenticity: September 2019

From Greta Thunberg to the Teletubbies, how did this last month measure up?
Laia Garcia-Furtado
10.6.19
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Facetune And The Self

Are social media filters creating impossible standards or helping us see our true selves?
Devan Diaz
9.29.19
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Looking for Something Warm

Alissa Bennett meditates on our collective obsession with Marilyn Monroe and the objects she left behind.
Alissa Bennett
8.29.19
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Clash of the Blondes: The Actual Greatest VMA Moment of All Time

"Courtney Love's in dire need of attention right now."
Laia Garcia-Furtado
8.23.19
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The Allure of the Baby Celebrity

Chasing the high of seeing our faves become famous right in front of our eyes might be this generation's favorite pastime.
Eleanor Laurence
8.20.19
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10 of Toni Morrison's Most Powerful Quotes

The Nobel-winning author passed away this week at the age of 88.
Emma Specter
8.6.19
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Bigger Than Before

The Year 2019 Continues To Be Bigger Than Before.
Laia Garcia-Furtado
7.30.19
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The Exquisite Ekphrasis of 'Love Island'

Recently, two prestige TV shows have featured characters bingeing the British hit. But what, precisely, makes it different than other reality shows?
Emma Specter
7.30.19
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How 'Orange is the New Black' Dressed Its Final Season

The show's costume designer, Jenn Rogien, discusses giving the show's seventh season a sartorial direction.
Emma Specter
7.29.19
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