Love in the Time of Britney

One British man spent his adult life devoted to his favorite star. His personal collection tells us a lot about fandom—and about the life cycles of music ephemera.

Source: Topic
Published: Jul 2, 2019
Length: 9 minutes (2,300 words)

Where Drag Queens Drop from the Rafters

At Choke Hole—with its flesh overflow and swollen muscles, its ocean creatures and bodybuilder acrobats, its penguins and cockroaches, its green goblins and Silly String snot—the rest of the world’s body binaries, gender-presentation standards, and requirements for glamour go out the window.

Source: Deadspin
Published: Mar 12, 2019
Length: 13 minutes (3,300 words)