Jessica Machado is an associate editor at Rolling Stone. Her work can be found in Bust, xoJane, The Hairpin, The Toast, The Awl, The Rumpus, Pank, among others. She writes about what kind of grown up she is at baggageclaimed.tumblr.com.
That same Depeche Mode album from the late '80s.
Bad, bad reality TV.
Usually memoir, usually bold and brave and heart-wrenching.