Just Good Shit: 05.19.19
Heyoh! It’s another light one this week because I’ve been spending most of my time working on my book and interviewing. Here’s what I’ve got for ya…
On the blog
Related: here’s a thread with the most compelling and moving things I’ve read on abortion over the past several years.
The Night The Lights Went Out, Deadspin.
If you read one thing this week, make it this.
Walking Time Bomb, Vulture.
I’m going to be thinking about this article for a long time.
Stuff Your ‘Rules’, The New York Times.
Inside the Fervid Mind of a Professional Crossword Puzzler, Man Repeller.
When the Music Biz Had It That Way, The Ringer.
This one sent me down a rabbit hole! I also read about prolific songwriter Max Martin and learned that “I Want It That Way” originally had entirely different lyrics.
Why You Should Start Binge-Reading Right Now, The New York Times.
#1200: “My mom is bugging me to clean my room.”, Captain Awkward.
Honestly, We Just Hate Women, McSweeney’s.
Have a great Sunday! 🌼