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Infrastructure, the filibuster, Joe Manchin, and a new Dem PAC to push back on progressives. Karen Gillan plays an assassin. Plus music by Nova One and Black Nash.
Lots of great music came out in the first half of the year, so we’re getting together to talk about our favorites. Plus music by Will Stratton.
It’s been a while since a Marvel movie has been in theaters, and one of the original stars of the MCU should probably have had her own movie sooner. Plus music by niecesandnephews.
After a bad breakup, Lo Gwynn tattooed herself as a way to give herself new skin. She shares how tattooing saved her from a dark time in her life and created a new passion for herself.
While attending a teaching program in Israel, Ari was overcome with anxiety and depression. Not usually one to be homesick, she was confused by her new emotions. After a little over a month, she cut her planned year-long trip short and returned to New York. She revisited her therapist whom she hadn’t seen since she was a teenager and was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Ari shares what it has been like living with the disorder and how it is not something to be ashamed about.
When Lee was attending grad school in Upstate New York, it was hard for him to find friends since most of his colleagues lived far from campus. After visiting a local gaming club, Lee got into a card game that connected him to a community that he is still part of today.
M. Night Shyamalan's new movie is a commentary on aging and fleeting human existence. It's also perfect for an endless stream of Twitter jokes.
A throwback noir film from Steven Soderbergh. An unearthed look at a cultural festival that was effectively disappeared from history until now. Plus music by Wes Tirey.
'Drunk History' is as educational as it is fun & we're sad to see it go—here are some of our favorite episodes.
Plus 'Old' movie jokes, dying democracy, and stories of triumph this week on BTRtoday.
A new Axios poll finds that Americans favor vaccine mandates, and that approval has increased in the past two months.
Plus Tom Brady trolling Trump, a major league name change, doomsday scenes, and more.
The internet is always gonna have fun with a rebrand, even one as solid and necessary as this one.
Brady toed the laughing with/laughing at line perfectly, and you have to assume it was on purpose.
Scenes from the 2020 celebration of America's original Mardi Gras parade in Mobile, Alabama.
We check out the massive, immersive new sculpture at Brooklyn Bridge Park.