The Rabbit Hole of Taylor Swift Theories and Easter Eggs

Did y’all here know that Hideo Kojima recently tweeted about Red (Taylor’s Version) and how he loves it and is listening to it on his Walkman? Welp, Taylor Swift confirmed in Death Stranding 2 guys! Pack it up! We’re done here.  I’m just kidding. Partially. Kojima, please. Man loves to tweet about people he later invites for aContinue reading “The Rabbit Hole of Taylor Swift Theories and Easter Eggs”

I Remember It All Too Well… 

Taylor Swift has been painting beautiful scenes in our imaginations through her lyrics for years now but recently, on the 12th of November, she finally showed us what she wants us to see for one of her biggest songs, All too Well. The short film was entitled after the song, All Too Well, starred Dylan O’Brien andContinue reading “I Remember It All Too Well… “

Taylor Swift vs Scooter Braun: Why Her Re-releases are more than just a Musical Masterpiece 

As children, we were always taught to share our toys, but wouldn’t you get mad if the person you shared your toys with gave it to someone you didn’t want to play with then that person continues to pass it on to another kid who you don’t even know? This basically sums up what happened betweenContinue reading “Taylor Swift vs Scooter Braun: Why Her Re-releases are more than just a Musical Masterpiece “

The Deadly Music at Astroworld

Content Warning: Mentions of violence, deaths, and other sensitives present in the article. Reader discretion is advised. A music festival is meant to be a place where fans from different places come together to enjoy the music. What started as a standard music festival turned into something that no one anticipated. On the 05th ofContinue reading “The Deadly Music at Astroworld”

The Power of Music

Everyone has, at least once in their life, had an earworm. No, I do not mean a parasitic invertebrate, making a humble abode in the crevices of your ear, I mean the incessant repetition of a catchy tune, a melody that lives rent-free in your head until another one takes its place. Most have experiencedContinue reading “The Power of Music”

GirlUp Sydney’s Recommendations For Women-Driven Songs

Songs just have a unique way of resonating with us by evoking our innermost emotions. As women, some emotions we face include demotivation, or annoyance at society, or just the need for that extra dose of hype in life. Whatever be your mood, the below much-loved songs got your back! Girl on Fire by AliciaContinue reading “GirlUp Sydney’s Recommendations For Women-Driven Songs”

GirlUp Sydney’s Recommendations for Women-Driven Shows

“Umm, what new series do I watch?” is a question we often ask ourselves. Here are some recommendations, about some female-driven shows that are entertaining, gripping, and above all, a celebration of how women make their lives better for themselves.  The Bold Type This show is about 3 women who work for a company thatContinue reading “GirlUp Sydney’s Recommendations for Women-Driven Shows”

Inspiring Women Icons in Real Life and On the Screen

Note: This article is divided into 2 parts: Part 1 is “Of Fan Favourites and Modern Womanhood” and Part 2 is “Inspiring Women Icons”. Part 1 – Of Fan Favourites and Modern Womanhood:  Most of us love Friends and Brooklyn 99. These shows, as loved for their comedy, also offered a pretty intriguing glimpse intoContinue reading “Inspiring Women Icons in Real Life and On the Screen”

The Nuances and Errors of Netflix Translations

“Once you overcome the one-inch-tall barrier of subtitles, you will be introduced to so many more amazing films.” Director Bong Joon-ho, as he accepted his best picture Oscar for Parasite in 2020, in a not-so-subtle dig at the dominance of English language content. One of the biggest streaming services in the world, Netflix, has beenContinue reading “The Nuances and Errors of Netflix Translations”

Gendered Morality by Zahra Ayubi – A Review

Summary: Zahra Ayubi’s book examines the gendered ethics of 3 pivotal works in Islamic ethical thought. Throughout the book, she establishes that these works are intrinsically demeaning to women and men of social classes and that they rather promote a vision of an ethical society built by and enforced by elite men. Such a hierarchyContinue reading “Gendered Morality by Zahra Ayubi – A Review”