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Quick takes on global cultural phenomena. Rants without research, casual observations, and more

A Thought: Random ass kids getting 100,000+ likes on Twitter

Would you RT this if you saw it on your timeline? she wanted to show everybody her stick. so everybody, here is her stick. pic.twitter.com/uffJZZFLR9 —...

A Thought: Anime isn’t real, except on the Internet, and it’s driving me mad

When was the last time you saw something resembling Anime sold as a physical product in a store that could be walked into? Unless you...

A Thought: Ike Turner Punchlines Are Played Out

As long as bars are creative, we tend not to care when our favorite rappers say crude things to make a rhyme work. Claiming...

A Thought: Once Upon a Time in Reality

Know this: I speak of nothing in particular, but I address Americans as a whole. Growing up I was told that all good stories begin...

A Thought: The Rise of Civic Engagement During 45 is Inspiring

@youthstrike4climate.ieIn response to Trump Has Inspired Civic Engagement, Willis Felix debuts on ATC with a reflection on how focused and energized American civic engagement...

A Thought: 21 Savage Is STILL From Atlanta, Goofy

I may or may not update this piece given the reactionary nature of this news + subsequent dialogue, but the initial reactions to this bizarre...

A Thought: Drake’s Globetrotting is Advanced, You’re a Hater

When I'm passionate about a topic, I usually spend weeks on the research. I piece together interview clips, long-forgotten news updates, lyrics, and other...

Nipsey Hussle, The Air Force, and Why Success Today Requires Illusions of Grandeur

As a millennial, the notion of not achieving IG-worthy “success” with a polished come-up story by some arbitrary age is a difficult thought to bare. However, many of us...