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 […] […]Read More Where did ‘Yas’ come from?
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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 […]Read More A new category?
The top free things to do in Edinburgh.Read More Top Free Things to do in Edinburgh
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Gibraltar is the perfect destination for sight-seeing, drinking, sunbathing and most importantly, eating. Gibraltar hosts a mix of British venues as well as individual, local restaurants. This visual compilation is here to inform you, or possibly to make you very very hungry. Although not the most exciting sounding, or the most visually pleasing, […]Read More Guide to the Best Restaurants in Gibraltar