A Thursday Interruption: Womanist or Feminist?

“Primarily, I tell her, I am concerned about young women who are raped on college campuses, in bars, after poetry readings like this one, in bars.” QFT. Local band — I haven’t seen them live but think I went to school with one of the members. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KeMyQm81Jg Get up and dance! Oh, Ricky Martin. How […]

A Thursday Interruption: RIP TEENA MARIE!

Soooooooooooooooo much more awesome than Taylor Swift. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYVWoi72Ow4 RIP Teena Marie! Lila Downs has a hypnotically slow, beautiful voice. Reina del Cid represents for all the library girls out there. What I like about this vs. Taylor Swift’s oeuvre is that she’s challenging the guy to step outside his comfort zone, and the singer has her […]

A Thursday Interruption: Can You Teach Me How to Study?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiJhRjBEm6o “Weightless” is a gloriously slow reflection on gravity (both in relationships and as a law of physics). HAHAHA Cheryl Wheeler’s “Unworthy” is a great reminder that all the shit you blame yourself for… probably isn’t that deep. Meow! Maru needs to take a page from Wheeler’s book. It’s okay to not fit into the […]