This was a weird year. In a way, every year is weird — taking 365 days, grouping them all together, and analyzing them collectively will always result in weird, outlier-ridden statistics. 507 more words
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A couple of days back, we reviewed the best cultural criticism of 2014, which really was a rather edifying and pleasurable exercise. But for every yin, there’s a yang, and in this case, the yang involves snobbery, asinine arguments about everything from marriage to Brooklyn DIY, another page for the “Gavin McInnes is the worst” annual, and the ongoing misogynist temper tantrum of #Gamergate. 1,409 more words
I had completely forgotten about Garth Brooks’s brief stint in the minor leagues until this morning when I found this interview. I now recall seeing headlines about Brooks’s experiences, as well as a photo in the newspaper of him fielding a ground ball. 17 more words
Sentai Filmworks has announced the acquisition of Hayate the Combat Butler: Can’t Take My Eyes Off You!
This is yet another series the company has licensed as they are the leading distribution company in North America. 176 more words