Afternoon Snack

It’s the most horrible time of the year here at POMEmag headquarters as the temperature rapidly shifts from “swampy mess” to “sauna hell.” To distract ourselves from the painful melting-into-a-gross-puddle process, we put together some links for your summer reading list.



What the actual fuck, McKinney, TX?



Student loans can go to hell.



On a slightly brighter note:

Gilmore Girls reunion at the ATX Television Festival, holy shit. For those of us too broke / far away / unsure that the $200 price of admission would have actually gotten us into the panel, there’s a video of the event here. Boo hoo hoo there was even a Hep Alien reunion.



Oral history of Clueless, for those who are into that sort of thing.



The Economics of Neko Atsume:

Your job is to feed the cats and, though you’d never say it aloud even in whispers, present offerings to the cats. They’re gifts, really; or at least you think that’s what they’re called. All the post-apocalyptic movies and television shows you used to watch presented a future in which English would be the dominant language. That was one of many things they got wrong.



Yes yes, we know, we’re all wearing the wrong bra size. But here is an illustrated guide to the janky world of trying to buy a bra.




For all the ukulele lovers and Mad Max enthusiasts out there.




Marvel is messing with our Star Wars and we are not sure how to feel about it.



Finally, if you didn’t catch our interview with Love Love Hill last week, we still want you to go check out their newest anthology, Cry to the Moon.



That’s all we’ve got this week — fill us in with your required reading in the comments!


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