Greetings from Mexico City! As usual, this week at Uptown Bourgeois has been intense. From factually flawed award speeches to embarrassing Hollywood diversity attempts to explorations of masculinity, there has been no shortage of productive conversation. But even with many of you taking an active part in the discussions, there's still a few pieces that didn't get a fair shake. Dive in!
1. Bye Felipe: The Instagram Account You May Have Heard Of But Need To Know About
Bye Felipe is tasty public revenge for all those women who've ever been on the receiving end of online dating hate. At first glance, it's a hilarious account. But digging a little deeper reveals some ugly, ugly truths about today's men.
2. Pennsylvania Skies
An impromptu weekend trip to Pennsylvania's capital led to some frigid exploration and a gorgeous new photo set.
3. Keep It Casual: 10 Ways To Wear Jeans
How ripped is too ripped? How skinny is too skinny? Here's the end all be all guide to wearing denim.
4. When Did Bum Chic Become A Thing?
The kids these days are working really hard to look like they didn't try at all. And the shabby trend is catching on like wildfire.
5. It's Okay If You Don't Read Everything
A heartfelt note to all of my readers about what it's really like to be a writer.
When you turn 30, it's assumed that you possess baseline knowledge of a range of topics from changing a flat tire to balancing a checkbook. But does this universal knowledge still matter?
The word 'freelance' is not a pseudonym for 'poor'.
Plus 2 Clothing is here to rescue all you stylish tall dudes who felt left out of the streetwear movement.
I've always considered myself a millennial by definition. But the more I research, it's clear no one can agree on the definition.
Sponsored: JavaWoods seeks to bridge the gap between Puerto Rico and the tech world with its intricate and culturally rich t-shirt designs.
How do you know if a friendship is worth saving? If it's time to let go, how the hell do you do it?
Am I a movie hipster? Is that even a thing?
With the show, that is. Not actual girls.
More isn't always better. As human beings, we can only handle so much interaction. So, what's the point of having so many "friends"?
DAMN. serves as a potent reminder of why hip hop (and everyone, really) needs Kendrick Lamar.