It Would Be Quite Lovely If Lana Del Rey Would Stop Posting “Ethereal” Selfies

As a general rule, most selfies are extremely uncomfortable for the intended audience. Even and especially when it’s a celebrity. Case in point is Lana Del Rey’s recent string of natural, no makeup photos. Staring listlessly into the void (giving one even greater insight into her music), LDR seems to …

Britney Spears’ “Born to Make You Happy” As The Ultimate 1950s Anthem for Women

Where ballads about romance are concerned, Britney Spears has never been in short supply. Her first album, …Baby One More Time, was an exemplar of her predilection for cheesy, uncomfortable ballads (see: “E-Mail My Heart”). However, “Born to Make You Happy,” the fifth track on the album and fourth single, …

Diary of Britney Spears: Pinpointing Signs of a Breakdown

If you’re on the older side of a millennial (forgive me for use of the term), you will undoubtedly remember when a show called Diary was on MTV. Documenting the lives of celebrities from a first person account told through a video diary, Britney Spears’ episode was extremely telling in …