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Electoral College Dropout: Speculating Kanye’s Cabinet Appointments in 2020

September 09, 2015 / by / 1 Comment

December, 2020 — It’s been approximately one month since the nation chose to elect the presidential ticket of Kanye West and Dalai Lama

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Looking into the major themes, trends, and happenstances of 2014

Eyebrows, Elevators, and Michelle Pfeiffer: 2014 in Pop Culture

December 31, 2014 / by / 128 Comments

You can find all the top 5, 10, 50, 100 lists of 2014 you want for literally everything that can be ranked. But what do pages of unrelated Best Ofs really mean? To get to the heart of what 2014 was truly about, we’ve got to look at the year’s major themes and trends.

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We did a power hour while listening to one minute of the top 60 songs of 2009.

2009 in Music: A Power Hour Review

November 29, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Each week for the next 10 weeks, we 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. Next up: 2009.

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Review of Rick Ross' #1 rap album "Mastermind"

#1 Review in America: Rick Ross’ “Mastermind”

March 20, 2014 / by / 29 Comments

Each week we make Stephen listen to the #1 album in America. This week, Stephen listens to Rick Ross’ Mastermind.

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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.

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