Alternative Yet Edgy Playlist

Arts Playlist: Songs for When Someone Hands You the Aux And You Want To Seem Alternative Yet Accessible

The faint smell of cultural superiority is clogging everyone’s lightly made-up pores, and Top 40 tunes will indubitably get you uninvited from all such parties in the future.

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Five Movies About Cats to Watch Instead of 'Cats'

Celebrate the release of Tom Hooper’s 2019 film adaptation by watching one of these five superior flicks about cats instead!

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What The Hell Happened: 2020 Golden Globe Nominations

Nominations for the 77th Golden Globe Awards are out, and the winner is … Netflix?

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As Spotify Cancels Political Ads, Researchers See Correlation with Critical Thinking

Such advertising speaks to the American tendency to reduce everything to a sound bite, something that we can digest without ...

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Top Five Instrumental (and Sometimes Overlooked) Holiday Albums

The same playlist of songs by the same crooning artists, played on the radio over and over again. Yet there’s ...

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Movie Trailer Breakdown: ‘In The Heights’

Lin-Manuel Miranda and John M. Chu. What a duo. Could a two minute trailer really do their combined genius justice? ...

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This Year in Fashion: The Twenties (The 1920s, I Mean)

The end of 2019 means more than just the beginning of a new decade – it means the Roaring Twenties ...

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Music Video Breakdown: ‘Xanny’ by Billie Eilish

With a chart-topping album and an appearance at Coachella, 17-year-old Billie Eilish is emerging as the child star of our ...

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The Top 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates As Squidward Quotes

Many on the left have looked to TV pundits — like Jon Stewart, Rachel Maddow, and Bill Maher — for ...

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This Year in Poetry: 1912

The year of 1912 was an especially important point in the trajectory of American modern poetry, due to the inception ...

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What the Hell Happened: Taylor Swift vs. Big Machine Records and Scooter Braun

Taylor Swift — multi-grammy winning, multi-platinum charting artist of the decade — battles with Big Machine Records.

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What the Hell Happened: Victoria’s Secret Cancels their Fashion Show

If you haven’t been keeping up with the latest news in the world of women’s lingerie, you may be shocked ...

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What the Hell Happened: John Oliver’s Secret Lawsuit

What is unexpected is the grand finale, an incredible five-minute dance sequence set among the bright lights of Time Square ...

What the Hell Happened: Harry Styles and the Eroda Conspiracy

Nietzsche was wrong. God is very much alive, and his name is Harry Styles.

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What the Hell Happened: 2020 Grammy Nominations

If there’s one (big) takeaway from Wednesday’s announcement, it’s that new artists are giving the old guard a run for ...

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Of Course Harry Styles Can Make Bread Sexy

Everyone who wanted to hear Harry Styles say “getting railed to death” on live TV got their wish last weekend.