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Pop Punk Renaissance

Pop Punk Renaissance

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

I still enjoy the music, but as I’ve aged I’ve been able to take a step back from the almost cult-ish nature of the fanbase.

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Looking for a New Binge

Looking for a New Binge

| October 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Is television ruined for me forever? Have I become too jaded for this storytelling medium?

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Misplaced Oppression

Misplaced Oppression

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Regardless of how I describe myself, there are (and may always be) people who perceive me as a woman and treat me as such.

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13 Reasons Why or Why Not

13 Reasons Why or Why Not

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

This is not a show you can just blindly enjoy.

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The Age of Commercial Activism

The Age of Commercial Activism

| May 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

…I realized what had been bothering me so much about the Super Bowl commercials. Were these commercials really expressions of company values at all, or were they just what America wanted to hear?

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My Chronic Experience

My Chronic Experience

| May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

As someone who has been able-bodied my entire life, without any physical problems, the change was quite a shock to my system.

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Hermione Granger: Witch, Hero, Friend

Hermione Granger: Witch, Hero, Friend

| May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the world of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter, I found my first real role model in a young witch named Hermione Granger.

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Is pink a choice?

Is pink a choice?

| April 4, 2017 | 1 Comment

We form our ideas of what it means to be a boy or a girl based on what we learn from other people and from the world around us. We don’t decide for ourselves what those concepts mean to us. We don’t choose.

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Hate the Player, or Hate the Game?

Hate the Player, or Hate the Game?

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

As we deal with the fallout of the election of 2016, the question on everyone’s mind is: what went wrong?

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