This Week on BTRtoday: Hollywood Punks & Horrible Jokes

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In West Philadelphia, Empath Was Born & Hell Was Raised
Inside the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant
When Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Go Wrong (And When They Go Right)


S is for Southern and Why It’s Still Okay to Hate the South
The Best Tweets About The Game of Thrones Starbucks Cup


Hollywood Doesn’t Think Girls Can Handle Punk Rock
Who’s Gonna Die in Game of Thrones Episode 5?


Never Get FOMO with This Exclusive Premiere of The Vaughns’ Debut Album
Nick Di Paolo and The Awful Future of Conservative Comedy
Netflix’s Street Food Feeds Foodies Hungry For Everyday Experiences


Remembering The Multi-Talented Shel Silverstein
Required Reading: Toxic Masculinity and Trimming Down