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Billie Eilish’s Technicolor Hair Evolution Deserves Its Own Award
Billie Eilish is just 18, but in her short time in the music industry she's already experienced chart-topping stardom. From being named Apple Music's Global Artist of the Year to her six nominations for the 2020 Grammys, the "Bad Guy" singer has quickly become a household name. But Eilish's career accolades aren't the only things…
In a polarized world, YouTube can not remain neutral
The US nonprofit Avaaz has a new report out detailing how YouTube is actively spreading climate misinformation to millions of viewers through its recommendation algorithms, including videos with exciting titles like, ahem, “CIA Whistleblower Speaks Out About Climate Engineering Vaccination Dangers and 911.” The report contains a number of recommendations for the platform, including working…
The Des Moines Register’s Warren endorsement could help her in a tight race
Sen. Elizabeth Warren has been endorsed by the Des Moines Register, one of the largest and most influential newspapers in Iowa. The newspaper announced its coveted endorsement on Saturday, just over one week before the Iowa caucuses, after interviewing nine Democratic candidates. The endorsement was decided on by the paper’s editorial board, which said it…
In Dick Johnson Is Dead, a father and daughter imagine his death with humor and love
Watching Kirsten Johnson’s 2016 directorial debut, Cameraperson, I found myself thinking both of St. Augustine and of Jacques Derrida, who wrote that photographs were tightly knit with death. Looking at an image, Derrida said, you are seeing not exactly a person but the body of a person, frozen in time, disconnected from their full being,…
The biggest stories headed into the 2020 Grammys
Music’s big night is here: The 2020 Grammys, the 62nd annual celebration, will take place Sunday, January 26, 2020, with Alicia Keys hosting for the second year in a row. The awards will air live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, with the ceremony broadcast on CBS starting at 8 pm Eastern/5 pm Pacific.…