Jessica Hopper lives in Chicago, where she jams Dolly Parton LPs at top volume. You can follow her on Twitter @jesshopp.
An excerpt from the new book The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic.
Secret switcharoos, intentional body odors, and other everyday acts of defiance.
How to deal with sexually inappropriate bosses and co-workers.
Plus Cindy Sherman’s wigs, Ferguson updates, and “Anaconda.”
Our favorite podcasts about history, science, outer space, sex, and other areas of inquiry.
Plus a new Princess Diaries book, thoughts on #bringbackourgirls, amazing poetry, and more.
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