I love this song; and this was a great performance. Thanks Stereogum and Nora (for recommending this album):
Noname is back with another album, Room 25, and it’s very good. Though released a few weeks ago, it is back in the news because she is trying to change the album cover based on the artist being charged with domestic battery. Yeah, she is great. In fact, she used to call herself Noname Gypsy till she found out “gypsy” was considered a slur to Romani people.
This Russian video/song/dance is definitely more weird than anything else, but it was entertaining too; I watched it twice in an row.
I have no idea where this came from.
Not the funniest, but cracked me up.
I saw a story about how the software for making deepfakes keeps getting better. Deepfakes being the technology that uses AI to images and video on other video. Google on your own time it’s application on to make fake celebrity porn, superimposing the faces of Daisy Ridley, Gal Gadot, Emma Watson, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift or Scarlett Johansson. The reason I thought it was applicable was its use to extend the put-Nick-Cage-in-all-movies memes. You can check out this whole compilation or just this clip which I audibly laughed out loud when I saw: