While plenty of bands can rightfully be said to have a punk sound or aesthetic, punk, in my opinion (and perhaps it something that can only be opinion based), is where the sound, look, label, and scene all converge. For me the first truly punk band is undoubtedly The Ramones. In ways they have more in common with COUM Transmissions (later Throbbing Gristle) and the burgeoning industrial scene..
The photographs that Ganesh Toasty shows me are beautiful. The model looks glamorous, has the perfect pout and a camera presence like very few do. With perfectly done hair, red lips, high heels and an attitude to boot, Lemuel Huffman is quite unlike other fashion models one would find in South India he is a self confessed drag queen.
It takes 2 to make a dysfunctional relationship. If your mom continually placed the responsibility of her welfare on you, resources on “parentification” may be of help to you. It is not and never has been your job to care for her and provide her a safe environment.
It was easily the most viral DJ mix of 2015, and not simply because happened on the year’s second day. There’s great effervescence here: the increasingly audible crowd, a clear kinship the DJs have with each other and with the dance floor, and that all have with the venue which brought them together. Floating Points and Four Tet would pair up often over the course of 2015 (most frequently on London’s NTS Radio), but for many, this night helped define the year, or at least set it off and running..
I tipped her 50%. I even said that the I would be tipping on top of the 20% I leave. I lurk r/drunk every now and then and the top posts all have stuff like “one upvote means one brew” or “I’ll do a shot for every 10 upvotes” so that is why I posted it like I did.
Cyrus’ VMA performance featured a bunch of dancers in bear costumes, her reference to “molly” was notably absent. MTV bleeped out the “dancing with molly” line during Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop” performance. (Kanye West was also muted by the MTV censors when he rapped “molly” on the “Yeezus” song “Blood on the Leaves.”).
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