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On Being a Young Punk

On Being a Young Punk

  I don’t like the English post punk band Joy Division. As a punk (and rock and roll) fan, this is a blasphemous statement, not necessarily because everyone likes Joy Division (though sometimes it does feel that way) but because of all that they did for the rock scene.
American Horror Story: American Horror Story

American Horror Story: American Horror Story

  Warning: This article contains spoilers for American Horror Story seasons 1-5 and discusses mature themes such as sexual abuse, profanity, and graphic violence. When I walked into college the morning after the premiere of American Horror Story: Hotel four different people asked me if I’d seen the episode. I hadn’t and was adamant about...
"It Gets Better"

“It Gets Better”

  “I firmly believe that you see being bisexual as a cool thing to try. You’re experimenting.” “If you hadn’t have gone to that high school you wouldn’t like girls.” “You are going to hell.”
The VMAs: What We Should Be Talking About

The VMAs: What We Should Be Talking About

Images courtesy of Getty Images. The 2015 MTV Video Music Awards was a compilation of ill-timed sexual jokes and a blatant ignorance of the social issues surrounding music today, with a dash of racism and overall incompetence by the beloved host.