VMAs descend into mediocrity

The MTV Video Music Awards have never been about subtlety. Since its inception in the 1980s, the MTV’s trademark summer entertainment has been notorious for throwing prestige to the sidelines and letting spectacle takes the stage. The show has cultivated numerous iconic and scandalous pop culture moments, from Britney Spears’
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When every tune tastes like cherry

If someone told you they liked pop music with a casual, “I like a chipper synthesized baseline, a plucky electric guitar and lyrics about adolescent life that make my heart tingle, if you please,” you would probably tell them to simmer down.
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A real boy

Fake Out

Thanksgiving isn’t the only holiday we’ll be celebrating this Thursday. Nov. 24 of this year, which coincidentally falls on Thanksgiving, will mark the eighth anniversary of one of the most important pop albums of this century: Kanye West’s 808s and Heartbreak. In light of Kanye’s recent statements at his shows
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Local designer Maya Epler melds ethics and style

Retail therapy has long been a panacea for stress; with fast fashion and Internet shopping, it has become easier than ever to impulse buy a lion’s share of everything from Chelsea boots to bomber jackets. A dark truth, both labor-wise and with respect to the environment, belies much of today’s
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