The Internet is Exploding

The Internet is Exploding

10 Must-Read Articles from the Week

What The Oscars got wrong, shifting our perspective on monuments, a royal exit, the sometimes tragedy of birth, meditating on cats and Elizabeth Bishop, the politics of textiles, the popularization of Botox, you probably aren’t Beyoncé’s friend, and the Bernie/Warren spat.

Highlights: Ten Best Lists of the Decade

Wikipedia is the ultimate list; how history will remember the 2010s; when we marched for our lives; the 2010s defining words; the NYT, New Yorker and The Verge reflect on the decade; W Magazine’s top 50 pop-culture moments; the 25 best TV shows of the second golden era of TV; and the decade in memes

The year is almost over, so this week is dedicated to best of 2019 lists. But the internet was also filled with coverage of Trump’s impeachment, and some really lovely ...

The internet was lowkey really nice this week. Highlights: Beyoncé gave an interview, Solange gave a lot of people a very good reason to procrastinate, the NFL proved Colin Kaepernick ...

The internet was very interesting this week! Highlights: Robert Lowell’s art of losing, Detroit’s archives, Solange is the GOAT, Jeremy O. Harris’s Slave Play, translating a person, what "authenticity" means in ...

Scarlett Johansson pretended to be woke. Taylor Swift was named Artist of the Decade. The internet was kinda weird this week, more interesting stuff happened off of it.  Highlights: the ...

The internet was chill this week. Highlights: Singing across an ocean, Anne Midgette left the Washington Post, Mister Rogers, the new feminism, the creation of slang, love terms, Gritty's popularity, ...

In general, I was not into the internet this week. Highlights: a journey through grief, the things we carry from our parents, white supremacy is America’s original pyramid scheme, the ...

The internet was kinda weird this week. There was a lot of interesting stuff. But also some real bullshit. Highlights: The fight for the Amazon, T.I. proves himself to be ...

Kanye sang on a plane. Taylor Swift did a Tiny Desk Concert. But the internet had some majestic moments this week. Highlights: Ciara and Russell Wilson won Halloween, Black opera ...

The internet kinda slapped this week. Highlights: the purpose of Newsweek, algorithmic time, Kanye’s year of the gospel, the things we forget about Hurricane Katrina, a history of American pain, ...

10 Must-Read Articles This Week

Rep. Elijah Cummings died, two women completed a historic spacewalk, Succession is the best political show currently on TV, and more...

I found the internet to be relatively mediocre this week. Highlights: Rep. Elijah Cummings died, artist Ed Clark also passed, two women completed a historic spacewalk, a show about Modern ...

It was HARD making time for the internet this week. But when I was on it, I loved it. Highlights: Blacking out on Rihanna, Tyler Perry's moment, Black women of ...

The internet was complex, sad, and amazing this week. Highlights: the life of Zora Neale Hurston, mourning Toni Morrison, the magnificence of Jessye Norman, Diahann Carroll’s groundbreaking life, #MeToo two ...

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