Saturday, April 21, 2018Subscriber update

Beyoncé and a Few Other Glorious Queens of Note

Dames Nation, THIS is how you make an entrance: An entrance that is particularly apt for a week in which two of our foremost purveyors of Black Excellence have absolutely owned in spaces more commonly associated with a pretty unbearable whiteness: first, Beyoncé became the first black woman to headline at the Coachella music festival, and delivered a masterful 2-hour set that brought Twitter (definitely) and the festival itself (we have to imagine) to their knees. And then, Kendrick Lamar did the Pulitzer Prize committee a small favor by allowing them to announce the existence of their Award for Music