Friday Feb 28
Would the Oscars Have Loved Lana Del Rey If She Wasn't So Young and Beautiful?
Pop music fans are always quick to go to bat for their favorite artists, whether or not it's justified - but the outrage was well-earned when Lana Del Rey's "Young and Beautiful" was passed over for an Oscar nomination this year.
The European Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby may have been inspired by it, and Sal Paradise, the narrator of On the Road, carried a copy of it on his travels.