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Music

The Ten Best German Christmas Carols

It’s Christmas today! Well, at least in Germany it is.

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Crossposts

Did Anna Magdalena Write the Bach Cello Suites? Who Cares!

Articles and think pieces about how Anna Magdalena Bach may have written the Bach Cello Suites and other pieces are making the rounds again, but it seems that everyone is missing the point. Who cares if she DID write the pieces — the point is, she COULD have.

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This Week in Misogyny

This Week in Misogyny is Scarier than Your Halloween Costume

Y’all. It’s been a hell of a week. Of course we’re still dealing with GamerGate, plus the backlash to the street harassment video that everyone loved just a few days ago. And don’t forget the fucked up Halloween costumes that are already out there! (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.)

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Music

Forgotify, the Last Frontier: “Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit, BWV 669”

Thanks, Bach, for creating the quintessential boring organ music. You genius, you. 

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Perspectives

Christmas vs. Weihnachten

I miss German Christmases.