Mash-Up Round-Up: A Quarter of Americans Want to Secede.
The week of September 20, 2014 was: Vice Presidents with octopuses (octopii?) on their heads, wishing we were also roomies with Connie and Kirsten, and wondering if we can roll our eyes any harder at Miley Cyrus and her misappropriation games.[/highlight]
Mash-Ups In The News:
Is Iggy Azalea “Real”? Was Tupac? Great thinking about authenticity and hip hop.
via The New Yorker\
Cool job Joe. Apparently he used the term “Shylocked” earlier in the day. It’s just language, right? We love you, tho.
The NYT said Shonda owns Thursday nights…but because she’s an angry black woman. Slate rips them a new one.
Breaking News: President Obama may or may not drink Kona coffee. We prefer the Moloka’i Muleskinner from Hanalei Tea Company, ourselves. We’re thinking of starting a change.org petition to get more transparency around this critical issue.
via Boston Globe
Long Read: We choose our Tinder dates based on race and class, except we won’t ever admit that.
She talks with Elmo about how special it is to have different skin colors. That’s just the mashiest.
via Sesame Street
You want to secede? Just a little part of us thinks “good riddance” when we read this.
A big study came out from the Latino Media Council on Latinos in entertainment, in front and behind the camera. No es bueno.
via Latino Rebels
Recipe comics guys! How nerdy and awesome is this! Banchan are the little side dishes of delicious that come with Korean food.
via Angry Asian Man