Tag Archives: stuff white people like

Äppelknyckarjazz

24 May

Äppelknyckarjazz

Here’s a new genre for you: Jazz. Fused with rap. Fused with swing. Entirely in Swedish.

I know what you might be thinking: “That’s a horrible idea!” Well, take a listen to this, then tell me whose ideas are horrible:

That’s what I thought.

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Fantastic Mr. Fox

15 Feb

Fantastic Mr. Fox

A confession: I love Wes Anderson. Yes, all of his films utilize the same, obscenely quaint aesthetics. Yes, these aesthetics take the films beyond “easy to like” to desperately begging you to like them. Yes, I’ve only actually seen two. That doesn’t matter; as soon as I saw The Royal Tenenbaums, like any other white person, I fell madly in love. So much so, in fact, that I was ready and willing to walk, alone, into a university cinema filled with children in the middle of a Saturday afternoon to see his latest, Fantastic Mr. Fox. Maybe I love Wes Anderson too much.

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