Cats and Socialists Make The World Go Round

This week was an emotional roller coaster. A beloved punk band announced its breakup, I tried in vain to get some shut-eye and Fox News was an idiot when it comes to socialism. On the plus side, our photographer enjoyed a cat party, another great band release a new song and Fox News being an idiot when it comes to socialism isn’t the worst thing in the world.

Here were our top reads for the week.

Fox News is Accidentally Creating Campaign Ads for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Attacking socialism makes it sound pretty damn good.

An Insomniac’s Guide to Casper’s Dreamery

I tried Casper’s new napping space and here’s what happened.

Meowmania 2018 at Pine Box Rock Shop

It was a purr-fect opportunity for cat lovers looking to adopt, shop for cat stuff and just enjoy mingling and meowing with felines and fellow cat fanciers.

Alita: Battle Angel Isn’t The Feminist Blockbuster You’re Looking For

The new trailer is a manifestation of the filmmakers’ shared fetish for sexy women with guns.

Shred Thee Well Diarrhea Planet

In a BTRtoday exclusive interview, the former members of Diarrhea Planet explain their recent breakup.

ackerman Becomes Bicoastal & Releases New Song

We chat with experimental indie group ackerman about their newest song “Loverboy” and what’s coming in the near future.

Running For Office? Your Bad Posts Could Haunt You

More millennials than ever are running for office. That’s a lot of internet history for opposition researchers to cover.