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Tag: The Stranger
Troll the Chicago hot dog fascists with this T-shirt
Artist Derek Erdman’s is back in town with some red shade.
How to get laid without freaking out
Advice for a victim of sexual abuse and rape. Plus: Help, I snooped and discovered what I most feared!
Swedish rapper Yung Lean makes his strongest contributions to global hip-hop with The Stranger
In the early 2010s, Yung Lean arrived as an oddity: a white Swedish rapper who blurred together a clutch of hip-hop sounds made by black musicians from the U.S. As with any case of an artist taking inspiration from a foreign culture wholesale, it seemed like something was lost in Yung Lean’s translation—a fact that […]
Lindy West, Internet folk hero
Her recently released book, Shrill: Notes From a Loud Woman, is part memoir, part inspiration for young women everywhere.
Weekly Top Five: The best of Orson Welles
Highlights from the filmography of Orson Welles
The facts in the case of Silence Once Begun
In Jesse Ball’s tangled fourth novel, Silence Once Begun, a man confesses to a string of murders he didn’t commit.
A little help from Dan’s friends
Advice this week—on rough fantasies and shitty relationships—comes from author Daniel Bergner and blogger-activist Chris Savage.
Sleeping with the enemy in Belleville
Sleeping with the enemy in Belleville.
Tina Fey, child soldiers, and the rest of this week’s screenings
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
A Pulitzer for Mary Schmich
The winners’ roster reflects a changing media industry
Born this gay
Cynthia Nixon says she chose to be gay