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Santa Fe

I have fallen in love with Vampire Weekend several times. The first I can remember was in the backseat of a minivan when “A-Punk” came on the radio.

  1. MEGAN FOX - IN
  2. CORRESPONDENCE (AS A PRIMARY MODE OF COMMUNICATION) - IN
  3. MONOPOLY (ECONOMIC STRUCTURE) - OUT
  4. ASTROLOGY TWITTER - OUT
  5. CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME - OUT
  6. ENDING THE PARTY - IN
  7. HOMEWRECKING - IN
  8. FASCISM - OUT
Tobias Jesso Jr.

In March of 2015 Tobias Jesso Jr.’s six-foot-seven frame seemed to materialize out of nowhere and place in our laps the sweet, devastatingly sad Goon.

Pluto

When one thinks of Pluto, one thinks of the age-old question: Is Pluto a planet?

Who’s to say? I’m not sure that that’s that big of deal.

Arts, Interrupted

The Michigan Daily’s arts and culture podcast, Arts, Interrupted, is back this week with an

University of Michigan Musuem of Art

I’m not advocating for some sort of crusade against elevators — “Cut the Cables of Oppression!” — all I’m saying is that staircases have been here before elevators and will probably be here after.

Bird
Original Character, Do Not Steal
“Zipperhead” Store, South Street

I’m haunted by giant black ants.

Prince: The Hits

This introduction seems futile; no amount of vague, attention-piquing description or scene-setting could do the topic of this piece the proper justice. So, I’ll just tell it like it is: I’m here to talk about Prince.