Culture

Television

Sitting In a Room Watching People Sitting In Other Rooms

What Netflix's "The Circle" and "Love is Blind" have in common with a 1969 work by an experimental composer.
Colin Ainsworth
3.15.20
Culture

Deconstructing Director Paul Schrader's Love for Taylor Swift

Allow us to get playfully unhinged!
Philippa Snow
2.2.20
Culture

Wanted: Anonymous Selfies

Behold @wrongeye4ever, the anti-instagram account that’s getting turned into a book.
Annie Armstrong
1.26.20
Culture

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
Culture

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
Culture

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
sincerity vs authenticity

Sincerity vs. Authenticity: September 2019

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

Facetune And The Self

Are social media filters creating impossible standards or helping us see our true selves?
Devan Diaz
9.29.19
Culture

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
Culture

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
Culture

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
Culture

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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