Songs about getting better.
Two TV shows and a podcast about the mysteries of life.
Dialect and culture in the African diaspora. Plus: The MTV Video Music Awards, and more.
Songs by stars who are beloved by the masses.
Girls grow up, and sometimes we do it with a bang.
Sometimes glamour isn’t as fun as it looks.
My queerness is an ongoing project.
Plus Britney is back, dolls with disabilities, and so many beautiful photos.
Contradictions and everything.
♥ For you ♥
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