Afternoon Snack

If your brain is out to lunch today, why not follow suit? Here is a little Afternoon Snack to munch on while you wait for that store-bought serotonin to kick in.

This Twitter thread summarizing science around virus containment was a much-needed breath of fresh air for us! Down near the end, Dionne (who is also the founder of a really amazing BIPOC-centered bookstore, Black Garnet Books!) recommends some scientists to follow on Twitter for reliable information.

If you’re looking for a post-pandemic summer outfit, it might be a little tough to find anything outside of the leggings-sweatpants-hoodies range we’ve become accustomed to, as Amanda Mull explains the Atlantic.

Get ready to get sick of us talking about Sailor Moon, because Netflix just dropped the first English-language trailer for the Sailor Moon Eternal double-feature, and it looks legitimately fantastic! June 3rd, we will be ready for you!

In a particularly delightful example of widespread workplace organizing in the media, employees of the Washingtonian collectively decided not to publish anything last Friday, in response to a Washington Post op-ed by the Washingtonian CEO which vaguely threatened to punish workers who prefer working from home with demotion or firing. We love it when the workers flex their power!!

To cap things off for today, in celebration of the news that Ben Affleck and J-Lo are back together, therefore confirming that time is flat circle and that we will never escape the early 2000s, have some throwback memes!

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A collage featuring the top 10 crones of the year for 2023.

Crones of the Year 2023

As we spiral ever further towards certain catastrophe on this interminable mortal coil, there are some lights of hope that pass fleetingly by. Most often: the crones or otherwise eternal baddies found in all of our favorite escapist media. And so we present our top ten 2023 Crones of the Year.

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