December 30, 2014
Vulture listed Cheryl Strayed's 10 best "Dear Sugar" columns.
At I Will Dare, Jodi Chromey listed her favorite song lyrics of the year.
71 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy Friday (bringing the total number of lists up to 1,186), including the Washington Post's best Middle East political science books, Vogue's best books, and a list of critics' favorite books at Salon.
The Guardian profiled poet Claudia Rankine.
Stereogum remembered bands that broke up in 2014.
Book Riot listed 2014's best literary TED talks.
Shape listed 2014's most popular workout songs.
Treble previewed spring's music releases.
Behind the Panels previewed 2015's comics and graphic novels.
Mary Timony discussed her band Ex Hex with All Things Considered.
The A.V. Club profiled cartoonist Jules Feiffer.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists
WORD Bookstores Books of the Week (recommended new books)