Post Tagged with: "pop culture"

SHAH & LOWE: Moving Forward, Finding Curiosity

SHAH & LOWE: Moving Forward, Finding Curiosity

You would think, after watching enough pathetic Cubs seasons — the incredulity of our recent success never wanes — I would have fully adapted to my new country. But at Georgetown, I’ve discovered poignantly that being an immigrant is not as much a phase as it is an identity that[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Pop Culture DC

Pop Culture DC

Washington, D.C., the capital of political secrets and cover-ups, has always been ready for its close-up. From classics like “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington” to popcorn flicks like “National Treasure,” D.C. has been in a constant star in TV and film. However, the Washington, D.C. seen in films and movies[Read More…]

by August 7, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Imagining More Authenticity in Pop Culture

Ask old people about our generation — that of the evil, narcissistic millennials — and they’ll tell you that we’re vain and incapable of meaningful connections. We’re too busy on social media or drinking or interning or something along those lines. There’s something to that, though. Maybe it’s all generations and not[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Uncategorized
Weary of Weathering the Storm

Weary of Weathering the Storm

At the guide, our staff is known for having strong opinions about pretty much everything. We’re taking stands on the pop culture issues that really matter, from tween stars to the movies that make us smile, from catchy pop songs to the stories that are dominating the Internet. Feb. 2 may[Read More…]

by March 20, 2013 0 comments The Guide
Let’s Give Them Something to Bark About

Let’s Give Them Something to Bark About

At the guide, our staff is known for having strong opinions about pretty much everything. We’re taking stands on the pop culture issues that really matter, from tween stars to the movies that make us smile, from catchy pop songs to the stories that are dominating the Internet. Since none of[Read More…]

by February 1, 2013 0 comments The Guide

The Hallmark of Our Generation: TBH, They’re Just Jelly

As any regular at Leo’s knows, the venue offers prime opportunities for both people-watching and eavesdropping. (Unintentionally, of course. I mean, doing otherwise would just be rude.) One day, as two of my friends and I were each taking on three plates of food in order to ensure that we[Read More…]

by September 21, 2012 0 comments The Guide
Pop Culture and Politics at the American History Museum

Pop Culture and Politics at the American History Museum

All summer long, the guide will take a look at some of the museums that call the District home. We’ll weed out tourist traps and find the hidden gems where you can spend a few hours along the corridors. Though the Smithsonian museums are some of the city’s most popular, many do[Read More…]

by July 22, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Our Generation’s Various Distractions Shape the Future

We are our own unique generation. In fact, we are a generation that’s at the crux of changing technology and social patterns. But more than anything else, we are a generation distracted. We are so distracted that musicians must accommodate our interest in song, dance and fashion simultaneously: Justin Bieber[Read More…]

by November 17, 2011 0 comments Opinion