All posts tagged in problematic

  • December 12, 2019By Daryl Perry

    I have been listening to The 1975 for a few years now. “Girls” was on repeat during the summer of 2014. Two years later it was “Somebody Else.” Now it’s “Frail State of Mind.” Their music has been in my rotation for years. I have not only grown a liking for their art but them … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/matty-healy-criticizes-dogmatically-faithful-in-brut-mexico-interview/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • July 7, 2019By Daryl Perry

    Recently, America’s Next Top Model (ANTM), a cult-classic television series that dominated the early 2000s, has come back into the spotlight, but for the wrong reasons. The show formerly hosted by supermodel Tyra Banks revolved around models living in a mansion in Los Angeles, participating in various challenges, photoshoots and transformations in hopes of becoming … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/throwback-antms-problematic-past-and-its-affect-on-viewers/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • April 29, 2018By Alice Vivian Ao

    A year ago, Tonya Harding was just an ordinary person living an ordinary life that shrouded her past scandals. To those around her, she wasn’t a despised villainess or a prodigious jumper whose story would be forever entangled in the history of figure skating. She was simply Tonya Price, a married woman, a mother of … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/its-time-to-take-tonya-harding-off-of-her-pedestal/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 23, 2017By Samantha Neely

    For the past few months, it seems as though there is a new celebrity or politician being outed as sexual predator every week. From Harvey Weinstein to Melanie Martinez, a new name is added to the ever-growing list. As horrifying as it is to hear about, it has led to more women and men coming forward … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/stop-defending-horrible-people-because-they-have-made-good-content/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 28, 2017By Rayan Ramadan

    Riverdale started off strong, the initial hype before the show even aired was substantial, everyone was talking about this brand new teenage drama show. This was because the show had so much potential, and despite all the original Archie comic fans being sceptical as to how well the show would mirror the comics and the characters inside … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-rise-and-fall-of-riverdale/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 12, 2017By Kyla Dowling

    If you haven’t heard about Miley Cyrus’ new song Malibu, you’re probably living under a rock. Long gone is the edginess that surrounded her last release (Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz)— instead, it’s replaced by aesthetically pleasing shots of beaches and a return to her roots (quite literally, actually). The song and the video … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/mileys-new-song-may-be-a-jam-but-that-doesnt-excuse-her-from-anything/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read