Recap and review of the Bachelor Season 20 finale

The Bachelor Season 20, Finale Recap: Leave (Get Out)

March 14, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

After a long, protracted battle, only two women remain! Welcome to our weekly recap of The Bachelor: finale edition.

Recap of The Bachelor Season 20, Episode 6

The Bachelor Episode 6 Recap: Bermuda, Bahama, come on pretty mama

February 08, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

The Super Bowl may be over, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t get your fill of corporate-sponsored misogynists absolutely destroying one another on national TV. Welcome to our weekly recap of The Bachelor.

Olivia has a breakdown and the twins fight on episode four of The Bachelor!

The Bachelor Episode 4 Recap: Marrying Absurd

January 27, 2016 / by / 1 Comment

On episode four of The Bachelor, we approach the Bachelor singularity during an incredible trip to Las Vegas. Welcome to our weekly recap of The Bachelor.

The latest season of the Bachelor trudges along as Ben Higgins goes on some killer dates and slays some hearts

Bachelor Season 20 Episode 2: Every rose has its slightly intoxicated, dryly cutting thorns

January 11, 2016 / by / 2 Comments

The second episode of Bachelor picks up right where it left off, with Lace powering through what for ordinary women must be a earth-shattering red wine hangover to declare that her desire to win another rose has not waned, but if anything her resolve has stiffened like Chris Harrison’s perfectly-quaffed hair. 

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.