The Most Disappointing Music, Books, & Movies of 2018

I’ve been pretty lucky this year to not have been disappointed by too much media. I’ve gotten a lot better at choosing things I know I’m going to enjoy or recognizing tropes I don’t like in plot summaries and avoiding said media. In fact, I’d argue that I’ve had an overall good year for music, [...]

An ‘80s Nostalgia Disaster: A Review of Netflix Original Movie “Sierra Burgess is a Loser”

A few months ago, the trailers for both Insatiable and Sierra Burgess is a Loser dropped. What is colloquially known as Woke Twitter immediately denounced Insatiable, instead encouraging people to watch other Netflix project Sierra Burgess. Both projects tell the story of a fat girl, though take different approaches. Patty, the protagonist of Insatiable, is [...]

Are You a Heather?

I haven’t addressed this before (mostly because it just recently became true), but Heathers is one of my favorite movies of all time. It’s a film dripping with black comedy, all to deliver social commentary on the average American high school. Over the years, it’s become a cult classic. This isn’t just because it’s funny [...]