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The Britney Spears comeback narrative is all about saddling women with impossible expectations

Everyone loves a comeback story—especially when it comes to Britney Spears. The pop star’s performance at MTV’s Video Music Awards on Aug. 28 was billed as a rebuttal to her lackluster performance back in 2007. 1,191 more words

Meilyr Jones - 2013: Round 93 - Tom's Selection

As we drove over to record club, Nick and I were chatting about one of the current Netflix offerings, Stranger Things. Initially just checking in that we both liked it and sharing our general thoughts, the conversation soon focused in on the programme’s undeniable and overt use of cliche. 477 more words

Pop Music

What Is True Love?

It’s a question on many of our lips as we navigate the marketing campaigns, movies and relentless narratives of heteronormative patriarchy that tell us true love is something to be shared with one other person of the opposite gender for the rest of our lives. 511 more words

Consumerism

80s Song of the Day: All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie

Everybody sing, everybody dance
Lose yourself in wild romance
We’re going to party, karambo, fiesta, forever

All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie was released August 31, 1983, with Wandering Stranger as the B side. 57 more words

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"Wa-Oh-Wa-Oh": A Closer Look at the Millennial Whoop

Patrick Metzger’s essay tries to pin down the origin of the Millennial Whoop — that recurrent, incredibly popular “wa-oh-wa-oh” pattern used by everyone from Katy Perry to Green Day.

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#DayPartyCockTALES|Cassie Announces New Single - Makeup!

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