Lizzy Acker

Lizzy Acker’s work has been published in Nano Fiction, Fanzine, Joyland, Eleven Eleven and elsewhere. She has read with Bang Out, RADAR, Quiet Lightening and others. Her first book, Monster Party, was released in December of 2010 by Small Desk Press.

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Sasha Frere-Jones Remembers Lou Reed

Sasha Frere-Jones Remembers Lou Reed

| October 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lou Reed was one of those artists who made something that changed everything after him and today he died. Sasha Frere-Jones remembers him on The New Yorker blog.

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Dave Eggers, The Circle and Why I’m Leaving the Bay Area

Dave Eggers, The Circle and Why I’m Leaving the Bay Area

| October 25, 2013 | 48 Comments

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius brought me to the Bay and The Circle will see me out.

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Is The Mindy Project a Terrible Show Now?

Is The Mindy Project a Terrible Show Now?

| October 23, 2013 | 6 Comments

What happened to the smart, funny Mindy we used to know and love?

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Got Engaged in SF Last Night

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Got Engaged in SF Last Night

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Because San Francisco is the most romantic city in the world, and because the Giants aren’t going to the World Series this year, Kanye West rented out ATT&T Park to propose to his GF Kim Kardashian last night.

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Listen to Your New Favorite Song: Arcade Fire’s “Afterlife”

Listen to Your New Favorite Song: Arcade Fire’s “Afterlife”

| October 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s Monday! Time for some new music to help you deal with your weekend-is-over feelings!

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Crunching the Numbers Behind SNL’s Diversity Problem

Crunching the Numbers Behind SNL’s Diversity Problem

| October 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

Splitsider has an interesting post today about the reality behind Saturday Night Live‘s well-documented diversity problem.

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Everyone Get Excited About Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel

Everyone Get Excited About Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel

| October 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s time for a new Wes Anderson movie! Exotic locales! Boyish adventure! Jason Schwartzman! Matching outfits! Oh 2014, you can’t come soon enough.

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1993 Was 20 Years Ago (You’re Officially Old Now)

1993 Was 20 Years Ago (You’re Officially Old Now)

| October 14, 2013 | 5 Comments

Dazed and Confused is 20 years old. In honor of that epic anniversary, here are 5 more things that made you feel feelings in 1993.

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Kumar Pallana, Your Favorite Wes Anderson Character Actor, Dies at 94

Kumar Pallana, Your Favorite Wes Anderson Character Actor, Dies at 94

| October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Celebrate Kumar Pallana by watching these clips of him in Wes Anderson movies.

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What Does A New Private Club in San Francisco Say About an Old Diversity Challenge?

What Does A New Private Club in San Francisco Say About an Old Diversity Challenge?

| October 10, 2013 | 1 Comment

There’s a new exclusive club opening San Francisco that most of us won’t be part of. Anisse Gross, writing for The New Yorker, explains why this is a problem.

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