Where did ‘Yas’ come from?

Episode 69, ‘Disappeared’ of Reply All confronts its audience with an assessment of the ‘popularizing’ of queer subculture. The host, Alex Goldman, discusses a previous episode in which “three straight white guys sitting in a room”, were discussing the origin of the word ‘yas’. Golman discusses the words origin by its usage, “Broad City […] […]

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A new category?

From now on, I will be blogging under a new category, ‘Contemporary American Popular Culture’, a module title from my degree. The posts will form part of my assessments this year, so expect extra formality and (hopefully) less grammatical errors.   Each week, I’ll be exploring  a new topic, discussing various media forms and their […]

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