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thesufjanstevensmodel5000:

your rabbit
pitchfork:

In its heyday, Billboard's R&B chart credibly reflected the tastes of the genre's core fans, paving the way for artists like James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Lionel Richie, Prince, and Whitney Houston. But now, a new digital methodology has rendered the tally a shell of its former self, replete with dubious racial and cultural consequences. Chris Molanphy details the chart’s storied history and discusses whether it can be fixed in our latest feature, "I Know You Got Soul".

pitchfork:

In its heyday, Billboard's R&B chart credibly reflected the tastes of the genre's core fans, paving the way for artists like James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Lionel Richie, Prince, and Whitney Houston. But now, a new digital methodology has rendered the tally a shell of its former self, replete with dubious racial and cultural consequences. Chris Molanphy details the chart’s storied history and discusses whether it can be fixed in our latest feature, "I Know You Got Soul".

studnik:

Slacker, 1991

communicants:

Yi Yi (Edward Yang, 2000)

I paused this movie frequently because I didn’t want it to end too soon, turning a three hour movie into a five hour movie. Even then I wanted it to continue.

Real Estate - Crime
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the-tones:

Crime //  Real Estate 

mykicks:

Upon revisiting 12 Years a Slave on Blu-ray this week I got angry that it didn’t get a nomination for Best Cinematography.

"You mean more to me than any scientific truth." - Solaris (1972)

vamosvideo:

“True character is revealed in the choices a human being makes under pressure - the greater the pressure, the deeper the revelation, the truer the choice to the character’s essential nature. But this? Using scissors to cut off the tip of a slice of pizza? I don’t know what this is. ”
― Robert McKee, Story: Substance, Structure, Style and the Principles of Screenwriting

vamosvideo:

“True character is revealed in the choices a human being makes under pressure - the greater the pressure, the deeper the revelation, the truer the choice to the character’s essential nature. But this? Using scissors to cut off the tip of a slice of pizza? I don’t know what this is. ”


― Robert McKeeStory: Substance, Structure, Style and the Principles of Screenwriting

Sun Kil Moon - Ben's My Friend
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Sun Kil Moon // Ben’s My Friend

The only upbeat song on an album that just absolutely crushed me and apparently everyone else who’s heard it.

Made it a new point in my life to never trust anyone who doesn’t enjoy Seinfeld. Those people are sketchy.

Made it a new point in my life to never trust anyone who doesn’t enjoy Seinfeld. Those people are sketchy.