Book Review: The Abortionist’s Daughter by Elisa DeCarlo

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Recently, the mister noted that I’ve become somewhat preoccupied with early 1900s “upper-crusty British people,” as he put it. Taking a look at my Netflix viewing and some of my reading, he’s not wrong. Though set in New York, Elisa DeCarlo’s The Abortionist’s Daughter fits snugly within a genre rife with burgeoning feminism and class considerations that are much like … Read More

Sara HabeinBook Review: The Abortionist’s Daughter by Elisa DeCarlo

Friday News Bites: Space! History! Internetting!

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This week’s news stories are quite a bit about reconciling the past with the future. It’s a mixed bag of good and bad, as per usual, but there were a lot of interesting links to catch my eye. Let’s get started.

Sara HabeinFriday News Bites: Space! History! Internetting!

Book Review: My Drunk Kitchen by Hannah Hart

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Though I admit to not being all that well-versed in “My Drunk Kitchen” the video series, I still wanted to see how Hannah Hart’s humor translated into book form. I might have aged out of some of this life advice, but her enthusiasm and love of puns still won me over.

Sara HabeinBook Review: My Drunk Kitchen by Hannah Hart

Record Machine: Top 5 Stevie Nicks Songs

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About a month ago, in honor of her rejoining the band on tour, I talked about my favorite Christine McVie songs, but we can’t forget Fleetwood Mac’s other leading lady: Stevie Nicks. Though it’s difficult to pick just five songs, let me try.

Sara HabeinRecord Machine: Top 5 Stevie Nicks Songs

Friday News Bites: U.S. Elections, Nacho Day + More

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Okay, even though the U.S. midterm elections gave the Republicans a congressional majority again, let us console ourselves with how this will make it easier for the Democrats to come back in 2016. We hope, anyway. Let’s get to this and more in this week’s newsy updates.

Sara HabeinFriday News Bites: U.S. Elections, Nacho Day + More

Record Machine: Otherness by Kindness

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Perhaps you haven’t heard of Kindness — the slow-jamz electropop project from Adam Bainbridge — but if you have a fondness for early ’90s-style downtempo dance tunes and goddess Robyn herself, then do click on through.

Sara HabeinRecord Machine: Otherness by Kindness