5 Poe-etic Raven Memes

5 Poe-etic Raven Memes

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The raven is a poem with a lot to unpack. I definitely remember an english teacher insisting that the purple curtains were overt symbolism. They’re MOOD you philistine. Anyway. It’s relateable to anyone who’s been tormented by a bird after everyone they love dies of consumption. So maybe just Poe.   I Just Wanted a Nap Image via Make a Meme This is the most relatable part of the poem to me. This guy is just trying to take a nice depression nap because his lover died, and now there’s this whole bird situation he has to deal with. Even …

Can You Guess the Bookish Emmy Winners (That Aren’t Game of Thrones)?

Can You Guess the Bookish Emmy Winners (That Aren’t Game of Thrones)?

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Last night the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards were the light of many viewers eyes. The final season of Game of Thrones might have lead the charge with no less than thirty-two nominations, but history was made when Billy Porter became the first openly gay black man to win an Emmy for outstanding lead actor in a drama series for his work in “Pose.” In addition, Fleabag took home four Emmys, Chernobyl took home three, Ozark and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel took home two each. But besides Game of Thrones taking home Outstanding Drama Series (no comment) and Peter Dinkage taking home Outstanding …

Chris Rock Has Something To Say On Race and Relationships

Chris Rock Has Something To Say On Race and Relationships

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Saturday Night Live alum and stand-up comedian is always ready to share his thoughts on life in a funny way, and fans will be able to read what’s on his mind in a new book.     The New York Times reported that My First Black Boyfriend, a collection of essays written by Rock about his experiences with race, relationships and comedy, will be released in Fall 2020. The book will be published via Celadon, a division of Macmillan.   Image Via WOSU Radio   Celadon VP Deb Fuller believes that the collection will “point out things that may need …