Category: Local Stuff

TWIL: Why People Still Support R. Kelly

TWIL: Why People Still Support R. Kelly
I, like many people, was enthralled and enraged by Lifetime’s docu-series Surviving R. Kelly last week. We knew about his history, but to hear the details directly from those affected was quite an experience. Watching everyone respond to it in real time was a huge part of that experience. So many people from the Chicago... Read more »

TWIL: Accessible Voting is The Best Kind of Voting

I’m the type of person who likes to know what they’re getting into before they get into it. I don’t like to feel rushed when making decisions, and I like to take my time to think about things. Voting is one of those situations that has always felt like a chore. I’ve been doing this... Read more »

TWIL: Samantha Irby Is My Hero

I don’t even know where to begin. I’ve been influenced and inspired by many people over time, but boy howdy. Last year, when I decided I was going to start reading more frequently, I came across a bright yellow book of essays with a picture of a wet cat on the front. Open to just... Read more »