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Half-chocolate, half-vanilla

It was cool at the time

I’m sure you know this already, but in case you forgot, my birthday is coming up in a few weeks. Like most people, I love birthdays. If I’ve accomplished nothing else in a year, at least I’ve stayed alive another 365 days, and that’s absolutely cause for a party. I’ve
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Top 10 worst songs to go off in library

We all have those songs we can’t help but jam to but would be completely mortified about if anyone else knew we were listening to them. It’s natural to have guilty pleasures. The unfortunate situation is when this guilty pleasure song is accidentally played out loud in a silent library. Whether this has
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Darren Criss is electric in SHN’s ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’

East German genderqueer glam rocker and “internationally ignored song stylist” Hedwig is finally getting her due at the SHN Golden Gate Theatre, commanding the spotlight with glitz and fury. This “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” is the 2014 Broadway iteration, a glamorous, streamlined update of the ‘90s cult classic from
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Unburying my Internet self

Cutting Room Floor

“My name is Madrid, but call me Maddy. A real JAP, a Japanese-Jewish American Princess.” So read the excruciating bio of my old Polyvore account, a social media platform where you make and share “sets,” digital clothing collages that showcase capitalism at its finest. In case there was any confusion,
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Confessions of a teenage fangirl

Off the Beat

When I was a freshman in high school, I went to see My Chemical Romance. It was my first concert, and my friends and I arrived at the venue hours early to get a choice spot in line. We doodled MCR lyrics on our arms in Sharpie and painted each
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Darren Criss busts out Broadway chops at Nourse Theater

When Seth Rudetsky, the pianist and host for the night, announced that Darren Criss’ first song would be one that he performed as Blaine Anderson on the hit television show “Glee,” the audience let out a collective cheer. Though the crowd was expecting to hear one of Blaine’s signature tunes
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Read Rosemarie: No joy for ‘Glee’ finale

The reason I have never had a boyfriend is because I spent the last six years of my life mentally, physically and emotionally committed to “Glee,” and watching that damn show takes just as much time, effort and selfless sacrifice as a full-blown relationship. It is the only thing in
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