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This week, The Hash takes a look at New Year's resolutions and reflections, and shares some of 2014's bloopers.
A better way to bring in the new year is to do so with reflections, rather than creating resolutions.
Has the trend of ugly holiday sweaters gone too far?
Holiday Week – BTR shares the gifts we want this season.
This week, The Hash covers a new study, 'The Newsroom', and traveling with a significant other.
This week, The Hash covers Uber's latest problems, startup sexism, and a new dating app.
This week, The Hash covers beard enthusiasts, edgy jokes, and rom-sitcoms.
The Hash on BTR!
Stuffed Week - New trends in Hollywood suggest an end to dump months.
BTN is joined by hosts of The Hash to talk about dating advice.
This week, The Hash covers how to handle first dates, a new dating app, and loving yourself.
It's Makeshift Week here on BTR! On today's show, we're talking with Taino Native American percussionist William Ruiz about his experiences playing the 12-tongue log drum. Plus, a word with Jolie Kerr about her new book
This week, The Hash covers miscommunication, dating advice, and abusive relationships.
BTR checks out the Chalk FIT display in Manhattan.
This week, The Hash covers 'The Voice' and the best romcom couples of all time.
The Hash hosts weigh in on micro-communication apps like Beer?!
Anti-Social Week - Social media does have its benefits.
This week, The Hash covers Luxy, listener bias in conversation, and alone time.
This week, The Hash covers a new law in California, break-ups and Twitter, and 'A to Z'.
This week, The Hash covers the Red Pill Philosophy, FX's 'You're the Worst,' and YouTuber Sam Pepper.
This week, The Hash covers Martine Rothblatt, female sportscasters, and Cuddlr.
This week, The Hash covers the NFL and Ray Rice, Kirsten Gillibrand's new book, and emotional infidelity.
Avocado adds a creamy texture to this simple pesto recipe.
This week, The Hash covers nude photo leaks, controversial ad campaigns, and emoticons at work.
A pop up shop in SoHo pays tribute to the 20th anniversary of ‘Friends’.
BTR checks out the beaches in the tri-state area.
This week, The Hash hosts a special back-to-school edition of the show for college students.
Fake pockets are the bane of women everywhere.
This week, The Hash covers catcalling, early college experiences, and Sofia Vergara at the Emmys.
Binge Week - To binge watch, or not to binge watch?
This week, The Hash covers Straight White Boys Texting, overbearing parents, and the bad boy stereotype.
This week, The Hash covers past partners, women renting men, and diversity in superhero media.
Hero Week - Our refined taste in unknown, unacknowledged, or underrepresented heroes.
This week, The Hash features Kenneth Miller in a conversation about the gay male body standard.
This week, The Hash covers FX's 'You're the Worst,' a social intelligence test, and #WomenAgainstFeminism.
This week, The Hash celebrates its birthday with a special look at the past year of shows.
Syfy will attempt to revive social media success with ‘Sharknado 2: The Second One’.
This week, The Hash covers 'Married at First Sight,' Facebook and today's teens, and an ignorant Vine that went viral.
This week, The Hash covers 'Orange is the New Black,' offline dating with guest DJ Jess, and fat shaming in the media.
From sashimi-filled tacos to kimchi-topped hot dogs, NYC has no shortage of surprise culinary fusions.
This week, The Hash covers Tinder's sexual harassment lawsuit, Match.com's facial recognition feature, and female lead characters.
This week, The Hash covers trigger warnings, phone etiquette, and high-waisted shorts.
Will a reboot of "The Powerpuff Girls" make up for the lack of superheroine movies?
This week, The Hash covers Yo App, R. Kelly's transgender son, and violence against women.
The Hash covers 'Life Partners,' school dress codes, and a men's guide to not raping.
This week, The Hash talks 'Obvious Child,' personality tests, and fending off unwanted advances.
Hollywood is reviving old film franchises, but is that such a bad thing?
In a follow-up of last week's episode, The Hash continues coverage of the UCSB shooting and the Yes All Women hashtag.
In a special Part I of II episode, The Hash covers the UCSB shooting, misogyny, and Yes All Women.
This week, The Hash covers a so-called sexual assault "guru," an article regarding Jennifer Lawrence's personal life, and the all-new dating app, LinkedUp.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane discuss Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin's divorce announcement that was posted on her website, Goop. Then, the pair rip into a CBS article titled "Why You Shouldn't Report Sexual Harassment." The show wraps with a conversation about misogynists using patronizing nicknames for women.
Making movie adaptations of YA novels seems like a veritable cash cow, but the numbers say otherwise.
This week, The Hash covers cheating Tinder, transgender issues at Smith College, and 'Game of Thrones.'
This week, The Hash covers relationship labels, speed dating, and modern rules of friendship.
A new study claims Tumblr has more social TV activity than Twitter.
This week, DJs Molly and Dane discuss Twitter overuse, updated rules of chivalry, and female privilege.
A recent YouTube video addresses the need to change representations in media.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane discuss the issues at hand regarding Brad Pitt, who is expected to make a film about the Steubenville rape case. Then, the pair chats about a 2010 New York Times piece called "Think About Pink." The show wraps with an all-new segment called Media Relations.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane rip into a Return of Kings article called "Most Women Don't Deserve a Good Man." Then, the pair chats about Sheryl Sandberg's #BanBossy campaign. Later, the show wraps with a discussion about white feminism and what it really means. You can find more BTR coverage of Ban Bossy on BTR Pulse and BreakThru News.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane pick out some of the best dating theories from How I Met Your Mother in honor of the series finale. Then, the pair chats about celebrities who seem to be photoshopping their Instagram photos. Later, writer Beth Lalonde joins the show with a conversation about sexual assault in Hollywood. Image by Molly Freeman. Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:48 Whiskey Man - Arc Iris 01:29 What to Learn From RomComs: How I Met Your Mother 10:20 Back to You - Twin Forks 10:51 Relationships in the Digital Age: Celebs Photoshopping 19:58 Words - Sleepy Sun 20:32 Range of Relationships: Beth Lalonde & Sexual Assault in Hollywood 29:00 Outro 29:31 Finish The Music Arc Iris (Original Arc Iris album art.) Live: Apr 8 - Mercury Lounge - New York, NY Apr 9 - BAR - New Haven, CT Apr 11 - Pittsburgh Winery - Pittsburgh, PA Twin Forks (Original Twin Forks album art.) Live: Apr 18 - Mercy Lounge - Nashville, TN Apr 19 - Vinyl - Atlanta, GA Apr 21 - Trees - Dallas, TX Sleepy Sun (Original Maui Tears album art.) Live: Apr 12 - Rotonde at Botanique - Brussels, Belgium Apr 13 - Paradiso Upstairs - Amsterdam, Netherlands Apr 14 - The Hope - Brighton, UK
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane chat about a new anti-social social media app called Cloak. Then, the pair meets with DJ Jordan in a conversation about fetishizing Jewish men. Writer Beth Lalonde joins Molly and Dane in a discussion about Divergent, rape, and the film's strong female lead. Read Lalonde's buzzworthy article here and follow her on Twitter here. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:49 California - Withered Hand 01:33 Relationships in the Digital Age: Cloak 07:10 Why Oh Why… - Owls 07:42 Analyzing Stereotypes: DJ Jordan & Jewish Men 18:33 Well Enough - William Fitzsimmons 19:03 Range of Relationships: Beth Lalonde & ‘Divergent’ 27:32 Outro 28:07 Finish The Music Withered Hand (Official New Gods album art.) Live: Apr 17 - Liquid Room - Edinburgh, UK Apr 18 - Glasgow CCA - Glasgow, UK Apr 19 - Night & Day - Manchester, UK Owls (Official TWO album art.) Live: May 16 - Subterranean - Chicago, IL Jun 27 - Constellation Room - Santa Ana, CA Jun 28 - The Roxy Theatre - Los Angeles, CA William Fitzsimmons (Official Lions album art.) Live: Apr 15 - Littlefield - Brooklyn, NY Apr 16 - NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York, NY Apr 17 - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA
Eric Rosenberg talks to BTR about founding the start-up collective at the University of Maryland.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane discuss the most recent season of The Bachelor and the controversies that ensued. Then, Molly and Dane pick their favorite points from a Thought Catalog article about a person's true character. The show wraps as the pair is joined by DJ Jordan to discuss the relationship between deception and social media presence. For more on this season's The Bachelor, read the recap on Betches Love This. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:45 Concorde - Incan Abraham 01:10 What to Learn From RomComs: ‘The Bachelor’ 09:13 It’s Cool - Kevin Drew 09:48 Range of Relationships: True Character 19:54 Eyes to the Wind - The War on Drugs 20:27 Relationships in the Digital Age: Social Media Deception 34:13 Outro 34:46 Finish The Music Incan Abraham (Official Tolerance album art.) Kevin Drew (Official Darlings album art.) Live: Apr 7 - Rebecca Cohn Auditorium - Halifax, NS Apr 9 - Calvin Theatre & Performing Arts Center - Northampton, MA Apr 11 - Music Hall - Portsmouth, NH The War on Drugs (Official Lost In The Dream album art.) Live: Mar 23 - Metro - Chicago, IL Mar 26 - Bluebird Theater - Denver, CO Mar 28 - Neptune Theatre - Seattle, WA
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane discuss the poor judgment of the hosts of Fashion Police during their coverage of the Oscars. Then, the pair is joined again by Charlotte Lieberman to finish a discussion on college dating. The show wraps up with the DJs chatting about the new app for lazy boyfriends called BroApp. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:45 Sunday Owls - Fenster 01:08 Analyzing Stereotypes: Oscars Fashion Police 06:00 Going in Circles - Warm Soda 06:22 College & Post-Grad Life: Charlotte Lieberman 19:25 Happy Alone - Saintseneca 19:45 Relationships in the Digital Age: BroApp 29:17 Outro 29:53 Finish The Music Fenster (Official The Pink Caves album art.) Live: Mar 16 - Valley of the Vapors - Hot Springs, AR Mar 20 - Replay Lounge - Lawrence, KS Mar 21 - Vaudeville Mews - Des Moines, IA Warm Soda (Official Young Reckless Hearts album art.) Live: Mar 17 - Double Wide - Dallas, TX Mar 20 - Lion's Lair - Denver, CO Mar 20-Mar 23 - Treefort Music Festival - Boise, ID Saintseneca (Official Dark Arc album art.) Live: Mar 18 - Hi Dive - Denver, CO Mar 19 - Kilby Court - Salt Lake City, UT Mar 20 - Treefort Music Festival - Boise, ID
A year has passed since fans pledged over $5.7 million to see a 'Veronica Mars' movie.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane discuss a Vice article about a man who only eats pizza. Then, the pair is joined by Charlotte Lieberman, a Harvard graduate who penned Cosmopolitan's "Why Is College Dating So Screwed Up?" for the College and Post Grad Life segment. The three chat about Lieberman's article and her experiences at Harvard. The show wraps with a conversation about ABC's new comedy Mixology. Tune in next week for part II of Molly and Dane's chat with Lieberman. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:48 Ante Up - Ages and Ages 01:36 Range of Relationships: A Pizza-only Diet 09:16 The Bend - Real Estate 09:46 College & Post-Grad Live: Charlotte Lieberman 19:57 Not For Long - TEEN 20:47 What to Learn from RomComs: ‘Mixology’ 31:54 Outro 32:28 Finish Charlotte Lieberman in the BTR studio. Photo by Molly Freeman. The Music Ages and Ages (Official Divisionary album art.) Live: Mar 9 - The Loft at UCSD - La Jolla, CA Mar 10 - The Western - Scottsdale, AZ Mar 12-16 - SXSW - Austin, TX Real Estate (Official Atlas album art.) Live: Mar 9 - Fox Theatre - Boulder, CO Mar 11 - Fonda Theatre - Los Angeles, CA Mar 13 - SXSW, Bar 96 - Austin, TX TEEN (Official The Way and The Color album art.) Live: Mar 9 - Bottletree - Birmingham, AL Mar 10 - 12th and Porter - Nashville, TN Mar 12-14 - SXSW - Austin, TX
Examining the fine line between satire and propaganda in Chipotle’s new Hulu mini-series.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane begin by discussing the gender gap in films just in time for the Oscars. Then, the pair chats about a BuzzFeed article regarding internet crushes. The show wraps up with a conversation about workplace etiquette and Molly and Dane list a few of their personal rules. For more information on the gender gap in Hollywood films, read this Vocativ article and this Jezebel piece. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:43 There’s A Glow - No 01:15 Analyzing Stereotypes: Gender Gap in Screen Time 10:47 Touch - Pillar Point 11:03 Relationships in the Digital Age: Internet Crushes 21:31 The Small Hotel - Sally Seltmann 22:03 Advice Time: Workplace Etiquette 32:17 Outro 32:51 Finish The Music No (Official El Prado album art.) Live: Mar 8 - Troubadour - West Hollywood, CA Mar 9 - The Western - Scottsdale, AZ Mar 11 - The New Brookland Tavern - West Columbia, SC Pillar Point (Official Pillar Point album art.) Live: Mar 5 - Vermillion - Seattle, WA Sally Seltmann (Official Hey Daydreamer album art.) Live: April 3 - Lizottes - Kincumber, AU April 4 - The Vanguard - Sydney, AU April 10 - Black Bear Lodge - Brisbane, AU
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane start by analyzing women who are conservative and anti-feminist. Then, the pair checks out Disney Channel's Good Luck Charlie and the first depiction of a same-sex couple on children's television. The show wraps with a conversation about magazines and what photoshopping means for impressionable youths. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:46 Look of Love - The Jezabels 01:34 Analyzing Stereotypes: Anti-Feminist Women 09:46 Morning Sun - Strange Talk 10:40 Range of Relationships: ‘Good Luck Charlie’ 17:49 Talking Backwards - Real Estate 19:52 Relationships in the Digital Age: Photoshopping 26:37 Outro 28:16 Finish Follow BTR: Twitter Facebook Instagram Pinterest (curated by Dane) Follow Molly: Twitter Instagram Pinterest Follow Dane: Twitter Instagram Pinterest The Music The Jezabels (Official The Brink album art.) Live: Feb 24 - Rescue Rooms - Nottingham, UK Feb 25 - Gorilla - Manchester, UK Feb 26 - Oran Mor - Glasgow, UK Strange Talk (Official Cast Away album art.) Live: March 13 - Kingdom Nightclub Austin - Austin, TX Real Estate (Official Talking Backwards album art.) Live: Feb 17 - Point Ephemere - Paris, France Feb 19 - Bush Hall - London, UK Feb 22 - Paradiso Kleine Zaal - Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Girl Tips comic series parodies Cosmo sex tips and challenges gender stereotypes.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane start out with a conversation on Lewis's Law, which states that "the comments on any article about feminism justify feminism." Then, the pair rehashes the Grammys with a discussion about Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Mary Lambert's performance. The show comes to a close with the two talking about Valentine's Day plans, both past and future. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:45 Tourniquet - Jeremy Messersmith 01:15 Analyzing Stereotypes: Lewis’s Law 09:33 We Run - The Go Find 10:05 Relationships in the Digital Age: Grammys 18:41 Samar - Yasmine Hamdan 19:07 Range of Relationships: Valentine’s Day 31:34 Outro 32:12 Finish The Music Jeremy Messersmith (Official Heart Murmurs album art.) Live: Feb 8 - Brighton Music Hall - Allston, MA Feb 10 - Divan Orange - Montreal, QC Feb 11 - The Drake Hotel - Toronto, ON The Go Find (Official Brand New Love album art.) Live: March 14 - The Cactus Club - Bruges, Belgium Yasmine Hamdan (Official Ya Nass album art.) Live: Feb 11 - La Machine du Moulin Rouge - Paris, France March 14 - Salle Jacques Brel - Fontenay-sous-Bois, France March 20 - Cafe de la Danse - Paris, France
Drones are becoming part of everyday life, but does this desensitize us from their status as weapons of war?
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane discuss what the 2010 film The Kids Are All Right does well and where it falls short. Then, the two talk about the positive impact MTV shows Teen Mom and 16 and Pregnant have on teen pregnancy rates. The show wraps up with a conversation about feminine things men do. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:46 It’s Not Serious - Hospitality 01:21 What To Learn From RomComs: ‘The Kids Are All Right’ 10:33 Arctic Shark - Quilt 10:59 Relationships in the Digital Age: MTV Teen Pregnancy Reality Shows 22:34 Minnesota - Gardens & Villa 22:53 Analyzing Stereotypes: Girly Things Guys Do, Too 31:00 Outro 31:31 Finish The Music Hospitality (Official Trouble album art.) Live: Feb 1 - Rock & Roll Hotel - Washington, DC Feb 4 - Schubas Tavern - Chicago, IL Feb 5 - First Avenue: 7th Street Entry - Minneapolis, MN Quilt (Official Held in Splendor album art.) Live: Feb 4 - Brillobox - Pittsburgh, PA Feb 5 - Ace of Cups - Columbus, OH Feb 6 - The Empty Bottle - Chicago, IL Gardens & Villa (Official Dunes album art.) Live: Feb 7 - The Catalyst Atrium - Santa Cruz, CA Feb 8 - Soho - Santa Barbara, CA Feb 11 - Crescent Ballroom - Phoenix, AZ
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane discuss a teen who was convicted for distributing child pornography for sexting photos. Later they rip into the "Unsung Heroes: Nice Guys". The show wraps up with a conversation about nudity and Lena Dunham on the HBO show Girls. Image by Molly Freeman. Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:50 This Thing That I’ve Found - The Autumn Defense 01:22 Relationships in the Digital Age: Teen Convicted for Sexting 11:05 Firelight - Young the Giant 11:33 Range of Relationships: Nice Guys 20:49 Left to Wander - TOY 21:10 Analyzing Stereotypes: Nudity on ‘Girls’ 30:21 Outro 30:54 Finish The Music The Autumn Defense (Official Fifth album art.) Live: Jan 28 - The Tractor Tavern - Seattle, WA Jan 29 - Mississippi Studios - Portland, OR Jan 30 - WOW Hall - Eugene, OR Young the Giant (Official Mind Over Matter album art.) Live: Feb 4 - Ventura Theatre - Ventura, CA Feb 6 - Fox Theater - Oakland, CA Feb 7 - Hollywood Palladium - Los Angeles, CA (Sold Out) TOY (Official Join the Dots album art.) Live: Feb 18 - The Old Market - Hove, UK Feb 19 - Thekla - Bristol, UK Feb 20 - Talking Heads - Southampton, UK
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane talk about realistic relationships in response to Cosmo's 10 Ways Movie Relationships Aren't Like Real Relationships. Then, the pair discuss what happened when Kevin Smith's misogynistic fan base reared its ugly head. The show wraps up with a conversation regarding rape culture and our children. Image by Molly Freeman. The Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:44 He Beloved the War - ASPE 01:11 What (Not) to Learn From RomComs - Realistic Relationships 14:23 Here it Comes - Painted Palms 14:58 Advice Time: Kevin Smith Reprimands Misogynists 24:16 Silver Timothy - Damien Jurado 24:40 Analyzing Stereotypes: Rape Culture Taught to Children 34:30 Outro 35:05 Finish The Music ASPE (Official Rage & the Roaming Way album art.) Painted Palms (Official Forever album art.) Live: March 11 - SXSW 2014 - Austin, TX Damien Jurado (Official Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son album art.) Live: Jan 21 - Arts Riot Studio - Burlington, VT Jan 23 - Brighton Music Hall - Allston, MA Jan 24 - The Bowery Ballroom - New York, NY
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane rip into "5 Things Every Girl Should Know..." Then, they chat about guys who have a lot of female friends. The show wraps up with a conversation about what we shouldn't take away from romantic comedies regarding break ups. Image by Molly Freeman. Playlist: 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:47 The Road - Daytona 01:20 Analyzing Stereotypes: “5 Things Every Girl Should Know…” 14:51 Greens and Blues - Pixies 15:20 Range of Relationships: Dating a Guy Who Has a lot of Girl Friends 25:37 Get Up And Get Out - Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings 26:10 What (Not) to Learn From RomComs: Break Ups 34:40 Outro 35:16 Finish The Music Daytona (Official Daytona album art.) Live: Jan 16 - Spike Hill - Brooklyn, NY Pixies (Official EP2 album art.) Live: Jan 15 - Massey Hall - Toronto, ON (Sold Out) Jan 16 - Metropolis - Montreal, QC (Sold Out) Jan 18 - Orpheum - Boston, MA (Sold Out) Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings (Official Give The People What They Want album art.) Live: Feb 6 - Beacon Theatre - New York, NY
Although Dove and Pantene have created progressive advertisements, they still portray an unrealistic beauty ideal.
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane read off their personal top 5 love songs of the year. Then, the two recap women in the media over the course of 2013 for their Analyzing Stereotypes segment. The show wraps up with a can't-miss gag reel filled with Molly and Dane's 2013 recording mishaps. Image by Molly Freeman. Molly's Top 5 Songs “Treasure” - Bruno Mars “Pusher Love Girl” - Justin Timberlake “Fade Into You” - Sam Palladio & Clare Bowen “Kiss You” - One Direction “Wait So Long” - Trampled by Turtles Dane's Top 5 Songs "Another Kind Of Green" - John Mayer Trio "You Got It On" - Justin Timberlake "Who You Love" - John Mayer, Katy Perry "Wonderful Tonight" - Eric Clapton "For The Love Of You" - The Isley Brothers Playlist 00:00 Intro & Rundown 00:47 I Can’t Wait - Jake Bellows 01:29 Relationships in the Digital Age - Top 5 Love Songs of 2013 10:20 Into the Sun - CSS 10:54 Analyzing Stereotypes: Women in Media 2013 18:48 Sin - Grant Hart 19:20 2013 Gag Reel 26:12 Outro 26:50 Finish The Music Jake Bellows (Official New Ocean album art.) CSS (Official Planta album art.) Live: Jan 23 - The Hi-Fi - Melbourne, Australia Jan 25 - The Metro - Sydney, Australia Grant Hart (Official The Argument album art.)

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