Poptimism

The week of Oct. 6, 2011 saw “Moves Like Jagger” by Maroon 5 reign supreme for its fourth week at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, with Adele’s “Someone Like You” and LMFAO’s “Party …

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Remember when Friday nights were defined by what was new on Disney Channel and commercial breaks would serve as a promotional tactic for the latest artists in the Disney machine? Back then, we bopped our …

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In 2006, “The Real Housewives,” SoulCycle and, most importantly, “High School Musical” were born. 15 years later, the world is a vastly different place, but the legacy of the Disney Channel Original Movie lives on. …

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The world has changed a lot since 2010. Back then, the world wasn’t in a global pandemic, we enjoyed an Obama presidency and eagerly awaited new episodes of “Victorious” — and if you didn’t, you …

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On Aug. 17, 2018, Loyola students were packing their bags and bidding adieu to their hometowns for a college experience in the big city. Meanwhile, Ariana Grande was dropping her critically acclaimed fourth studio album …

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It’s 1994: Men tuck their oversized sweatshirts into their washed-out jeans; women sport crop tops and high-rise jeans, quite like the women of today… seems the ‘90s are back. Most importantly, TLC have dropped their …

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Picture this: Mariah Carey’s “Touch My Body” is number one on the Billboard Hot 100, Taylor Swift just won her first Country Music Award and Katy Perry is about to drop her smash-hit debut single …

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The year was 2000. White eye makeup was all the rage and Britney Spears had just dropped the highly anticipated lead single to her second album, “Oops!… I Did It Again” March 27. Twenty years …