Pitchfork & indie music →
Richard Beck, writing for n+1 mag, starts writing what is ostensibly a history of Pitchfork, before coming to a surprisingly vicious conclusion: A Pitchfork review may ignore history, aesthetics, or the basic technical aspects of tonal music, but it will almost never fail to include a detailed taxonomy of the current hype cycle and media environment. This is a small, petty way of thinking...
Avengers as Capital-A Art → The only pity is no Lichtenstein. Oh, and the fact these are all variant covers so no way to actually buy them without forking out the big bucks.