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Pretty Little Liars: Fast Episode Recap S7E2

    Hello again, Liars aficionados. S7E2 is upon us. Now with added A.D. speculations!   Mary Drake tries to convince post-torture, covered-in-blanket Hanna to speak to the police. Hanna obviously cannot do anything without consulting Spencer, insists on being brought there instead. As you do. Mary Drake inexplicably agrees because but of course she’s…

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Roll Call, Please!: Top 5 Teen/YA Dramas

I’ll be the first to admit that I love scandalous books. I love teen/YA drama in fantastical, completely outlandish settings –  a la Gossip Girl; Young, Loaded and Fabulous and, most recently, Beautiful Idols. I may have absolutely zero interest in following the lives of actual, ostentatious celebrities read: I respect the fact that they…

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Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture

I had some thoughts on the novel that launched Douglas Coupland into existence in the literary world. Generally speaking, we are obsessed with talking about Millennials. We are obsessed with talking about the failings of the new generation. Our generation. The entitlement. It should come as no surprise, then, that no matter who you are…