Twitter meme ‘knows a spot’ for some absolutely terrible dates

With the coronavirus pandemic keeping us home for the past few months, going on dates and visiting new places have become but distant, fond memories Twitter Meme A new Twitter meme is now softening the sting of social distancing, reminding restless singles that, even if we could go out, trusting your date to bring you … Continue reading Twitter meme ‘knows a spot’ for some absolutely terrible dates

This piano tune drowning out a car alarm is the perfect quarantine soundtrack

Quarantine is a time for creativity (supposedly). Just ask everyone who can't stop pointing out that Shakespeare wrote King Lear while in quarantine. Well step aside, Will, because writer and critic Andrea Long Chu has given us a coronavirus anthem: Car Alarm Improv. Putting her (genuinely) formidable piano skills to use, Chu turned an annoying … Continue reading This piano tune drowning out a car alarm is the perfect quarantine soundtrack

Reminder: You don’t have to watch ‘Contagion’

As cases of the coronavirus continue to spread, you may be thinking to yourself, "Hmm, maybe now is a great time to watch the 2011 medical thriller Contagion." Here's another thought: Do not watch the movie. Over the past few months, many people have turned to Steven Soderbergh's Contagion to prepare themselves for the coronavirus. … Continue reading Reminder: You don’t have to watch ‘Contagion’