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We picked the best Gilmore Girls episodes for all of your favorite relationships while you watch the show on Netflix

Team Jess vs. Team Logan: The Best Gilmore Girls Episodes for Fans of Every Relationship

October 02, 2014 / by / 282 Comments

This October marks an exciting time for any girl who attended junior high or high school in the early-to-mid-2000s. Crocs are ironically cool again, Hilary Duff is releasing a new album, and the facial burns from trying to straighten our 2004 Ashlee Simpson bangs have finally healed.

We did a power hour while listening to one minute of the top 60 songs of 2004.

2004 in Music: A Power Hour Review

September 29, 2014 / by / 18 Comments

Each week for the next 10 weeks, I or someone else on the National Ave staff will be doing a power hour while listening to one minute of the top 60 songs of the each of the last ten years. Don’t ask us why, it just felt like it was really important that we do this. First up: 2004.


The National Mix: The Hits (and misses) of 2004

February 16, 2014 / by / 24 Comments

Each week we ask our writers to submit two songs for a given theme. This week, in honor of the tenth anniversary of College Dropout, we had our writers reflect on two songs that either have turned or will turn ten in 2014.