So much for leaving the music scene, Lana. A new song from the "gangster Nancy Sinatra" surfaced earlier this week, and it's something else — in a good way! If you've followed the polarizing artist's career, and managed to get your hands on her demos and unreleased tracks, you'll hear a lot of similarities in 2013's "Beautiful Player." It's poppy and even has a solid rap vocal, but Del Rey's voice manages to keep the air of cinematic mystery that made 2012's Born To Die so very captivating.
The Lolita vibe is laced throughout the story of falling in love with a womanizer. What's more, the steady bass line keeps the track from straying too far into crooner territory — which only seems appropriate for a song with the line, "E is for the X that we took with champagne."
We talk a great deal about the books we are reading here, and also the books we love to reread, and the books we aspire to someday read when we are the right kind of person. But, I think we should set aside today to the books we hate so much it makes us glad to exist — that we can play host to so pure and so fervent, a read
With Sharknado 2: The Second One set to air on SyFy tonight, the Internet's peanut gallery is getting their tweets, GIFs, and memes ready. In particular, Sharknado parodies have become ubiquitous online. Even we have a few ideas of how to spoof the network's absurdly popular franchise. There's Starknado, in which a horde read