Lady Gaga

Sexual Inadequacy: The Lonely Island's "3-Way"

Last month Saturday Night Live released aired a video by the television skit/musical act The Lonely Island called “3-Way.” It starred Justin Timberlake and Andy Samberg from such other digital shorts “Dick in a Box,” “Jizz in My... Read more »

On Our Radar

Time for a blog roundup! Former Bitch intern Katie Presley reviews Anuradha Roy’s novel, An Atlas of... Read more »

Political InQueery: Frank Lautenberg Loves Lady Gaga

Frank Lautenberg made it clear this summer that he has a big love for Lady Gaga. The octogenarian isn't even up for reelection this fall, but just to pad his war chest a little, he hosted a fundraiser at a Gaga concert. For a mere $2,400—the maximum... Read more »

Push(back) at the Intersections: Lady Gaga and Feminism

It’s impossible to escape the appropriative aspects of the Gaga persona, though. The feminist aspects of her work are deeply tangled with the anti-feminist parts. We probably... Read more »

Push(back) at the Intersections: You Said What?! About Lady Gaga?!

The silencing of trans people, and trans women in particular, in feminist spaces isn’t just limited to discussions about pop culture, unfortunately. Cis voices are centered over trans voices consistently, and sometimes very dangerously, while trans folks are denied autonomy, identity, and... Read more »

Did the Lilith Fair Fail Because of Lady Gaga?!

\   Jon Caramanica opens his recent New York Times piece on the changing landscape of "girl pop" with something Lady Gaga yelled during her recent run at Madison Square Garden: "I hate the truth!" Read more »

Tuning In: Glee's "Theatricality"

Glee gets theatrical with the help of Lady Gaga and Kiss. Read more »

Tuning In: Nicki Minaj

Today I focus on Nicki Minaj, a female rapper who is part of Lil Wayne's Young Money crew and has recently gone solo She's been on my radar for some time. Jonah Weiner... Read more »

Tuning In: Christina Aguilera's "Not Myself Tonight"

My thoughts on Christina Aguilera’s single and music video for “Not Myself Tonight.” Read more »