Yeah, so the site is busted! Not for long, I hope.
The Racism Beat.
Imagine an editor asking a writer to passionately articulate why a drunk driver hitting and killing a boy on a bicycle is wrong and sad. That would never happen, because a drunk driver killing a boy on a bike is a self-evident tragedy. Asking a writer to exert lots of effort to explain why would be a disservice to the dead, as if his right to life were ever in question, as if our moral obligation to not snuff out our fellow citizens via recklessness were something in need of an eloquent plea.
In Liberty Village, here comes the neighbourhood.
“This idea that families only live in homes is a very North American, space-based weirdness.” There are few things better in life than a short commute. Still, as the article notes, a lot of our super-dense neighbourhoods lack basic amenities for families. They are seemingly built to be multi building frat houses.
The sad economics of being famous on the internet.
One week, I was stopped for photos six times while perusing comic books in downtown L.A. The next week, I sat faceless in a room of 40 people vying for a menial courier job. I’ve walked a red carpet with $80 in my bank account. Popular YouTube musician Meghan Tonjes said she performed on Vidcon’s MainStage this year to screaming, crying fans without knowing whether she’d be able to afford groceries.