chris kluwe’s advocacy exploitation

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Chris Kluwe. 

Previously on this blog, I spoke positively of the actions of Spirit Day. On Spirit Day, many major league organizations stood up for anti-bullying, especially with regards to LGBT Youth. America’s most popular league, the NFL, failed to embrace it whole-heartedly. Today, former punter Chris Kluwe went in to depth about the problems he experienced as a gay right’s advocate in the NFL.

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give thanks for openers

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You’ve probably never heard of them. If you have, it’s because you saw their name listed on the website under the headliner. You didn’t recognize the name and immediately thought, well “I’ll just get there a little bit later”.  Instead, you’re robbing yourself of the full value of your ticket.

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lorde and radio

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Lorde is currently one of the biggest pop stars out today. Her hit single “Royals” has been everywhere the past few months, building an inescapable presence. Alternative radio, pop radio, and contemporary hits/urban radio all feel compelled to play it.  The sparse beat and Lorde’s matter-of-fact cadence stand out, no doubt. What’s beyond such a smash?

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