- Matt Yglesias and Jamelle Bouie respond to my post on the death of cable.
- Jay-Z finally got some media training, just in time to be interviewed by Terry Gross.
- My friend Annie Lowrey takes on the Kardashians’ prepaid debit card.
- The sartorial hearthrobs at Instaboner have pictures of ladies in capes. I’ve gotta get on that.
- At Campus Progress, I did a little copyediting of Willow Palin’s Facebook posts.
The last month, I’ve been pretty Beach House-obsessed. Though I’m partial to their first two albums, this live performance of “Used to Be” on January’s Teen Dream’s showcases Victoria’s voice in a way that’s pretty rare. Plus, she does a cover of TLC’s “Waterfalls.” Watch: