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The Final Popped Culture

The Weeklings editors, staff, and various contributors take turns answering the one question that matters most. Continue reading




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Murphy’s Laws: 46 Infallible Observations on the Occasion of Turning 46

After 46 spins around the sun, you probably haven’t had an especially worthwhile time if you don’t have some opinions you’re willing to stand by.




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David Marks, Part IV

On the cusp of marriage, David Marks shows up again, this time in Quentin Rowan’s bedroom after following him for more than 20 years.




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David Marks, Part III

Warlocks, doubles, doppelgangers, and David Marks. In Part III he stalks Quentin Rowan through college, via The Grateful Dead and The Velvet Underground.




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David Marks, Part II

In Part II, Quentin Rowan’s doppelganger haunts him for more than 20 years, this week going from the David Marks in The Beach Boys to Bennington, VT.




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Peter Stuyvesant's statue standing guard over the meeting of doppelgangers.

David Marks, Part I

Quentin Rowan’s doppelganger haunts him for more than 20 years, in a tale that takes in high school, Joseph Conrad, the Beach Boys and his own history.




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Power Trio: 3 Songs About Being Young And Disenfranchised Before The Internets

Blaise Allysen Kearsley waxes nostalgic for her Gen X youth.




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