The hair! The clothes! The music! The problematic men who refused to acknowledge their privilege and instead abused their power at the expense of marginalized groups! Jenny and Caitlin revisit the men of the late 20th century through a #metoo #timesup lens. Plus: what is Infinite Jest about this week?
"What About 'The Breakfast Club'?" by Molly Ringwald in the New Yorker: https://www.newyorker.com/culture/personal-history/what-about-the-breakfast-club-molly-ringwald-metoo-john-hughes-pretty-in-pink&source=gmail&ust=1523922795321000&usg=AFQjCNE_9na-2WqTqWy0KfrFToAIJmLrtg
"Monica Lewinsky: Emerging from 'The House of Gaslight' in the Age of #MeToo" by Monica Lewinsky in Vanity Fair: https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/02/monica-lewinsky-in-the-age-of-metoo
This American Life episode 526 "Is That What I Look Like?" (featuring Molly Ringwald in Act Three): https://www.thisamericanlife.org/526/is-that-what-i-look-like
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