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Matthew DeMello
Anti-Social Week - Rapper Prince Ea talks with BTR about his ideals and influences.
Bacon and rosemary come together in this goat cheese pasta dish.
Share Week – Opinion: You’ll never believe what one website did to ‘Sopranos’ creator David Chase just to get clicks.
Binge Week - Exploring the age-old Stones vs Beatles debate through the glories of binge listening.
Trending Week – Opinion: Celebrating a year to the day the English language actually died.
Photo Week - The best accounts to follow to find the most mind-blowing images on the web.
Hero Week - Our refined taste in unknown, unacknowledged, or underrepresented heroes.
Kevin Smith visits the set of 'Episode VII' and cries at what he sees, but should long-disappointed 'Star Wars' fans be excited?
The Ultimate Online Bruce Springsteen Experience shows why icons have a good reason to be cautious about who celebrates their legacy.
It's Rent Week on BTR! On today's show, Brian Fencil chats with us about Detroit's housing auction; and later, more on California's controversial Ellis Act that lets speculators flip affordable housing residences into luxury suites.
An examination of growing up in the '90s and what Laverne Cox really meant at this year’s GLAAD Media Awards.
As the internet stops celebrating the 10th anniversary of "Madvillainy", we take a closer look at the indie hip-hop titan’s industry-sanctioned take on a legendary jazz label.
Why the voices of straight athletes are so important in the fight for an open community in sports.
Recapping the hit Netflix show’s departure from crime drama realism to Shakespearean intrigue.
Online academic literature, esoteric entertainment, and creative materials.
After years of catastrophic sexual assault rates on college campuses, the issue is receiving more attention than ever.
Who needs the (subscribed) reader? An internet punditry manifesto through the lens of music review revisionism.
Why separating the art from the artist is basically impossible.
Drones are becoming part of everyday life, but does this desensitize us from their status as weapons of war?
Thoughts on the Adderall generation and the “medicalization of deviant behavior.”
Best-selling writer and thinker Malcolm Gladwell on what we fail to realize about underdogs and overlords.
The Olympic track & field hopeful and co-founder of Picky Bars shares insight on sports marketing, indie-style.
Did it take the real ‘Queen Bee’ of pop prove the album-as-cultural-moment can still happen?

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