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Capeshit’s Endgame

The Marvel Cinematic Universe isn't a woke power fantasy. It's a multi-billion dollar exercise in complacency.
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Narrative Displacement

Identity formation has been captured by an ideology that paints adversity as inherently destructive.
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At the End of White Male History

When culture no longer includes you in its vision for the future, despair is the predictable outcome.
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Ragnarok, but Dumber

The Vic Berger-FuckJerry meme feud tells us that a very stupid cyberpunk future has already arrived.
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The Non-Bad Place

Welcome to the other side, the world of 2019.
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The Decline of the Imperial Aesthetic

The Plattenbau, being the remnant of an overcome social order, encapsulates the anachronism that is mid-century modernism.
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Oblivious Eros

America after the sexual revolution.
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Game Over

Industrialized leisure is yet another candidate for the title of the secular age's surrogate religion.
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Sarah Jeong and the Only Direction

The radicalism that is mainstream in the American press is not Marxism. It's something more cynical.
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The Power Elite’s Queer Liturgy

"Pride Month" provides the most concrete examples of elites sanitizing their power through a conspicuous devotion to inclusivity.