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Why “Lemonade” is the #1 Album of 2016

In the months after Lemonade, we count our casualties. Ja­­y Z found his masculinity squandered in his Twitter mentions (or, as I like to think of them, the dark alleyway behind his music career)....

The Uncomfortable Humor in Bojack’s 3rd Season

Originally posted 8/7/2016 on The Daily Slice. — Netflix’s animated series BoJack Horseman recently premiered its third season, and already the titular character has been added to the list of great television antiheroes. AV Club’s Danette Chavez compares...

Gender & Sexuality: The Unanswered Questions of Ex Machina

From scene one, Alex Garland’s experimental sci-fi film Ex Machina gives viewers a tense, high-paced experience filled with morally compelling undercurrents that cause viewers to question the nature of humanity itself–including and especially sexuality. The film follows...