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The Best Books to Distract You From the Dumpster Fire That Was 2016

Should 2016 be forgot and never brought to mind…

There are, no doubt, a few people who love Donald Trump, hate music, don’t like zoo animals and despise beloved actors and actresses. For the rest of us, 2016 was terrible.

This calls for distractions. We asked Fiction Advocate contributors to tell us which books they read this year that helped them forget, even for fleeting moments, that David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Gwen Ifill, Prince, and America — UPDATE: and George Michael and Carrie Fisher and her mom, Debbie Reynolds — died over the last 12 months.

In what may be the only happy coincidence of the year, the vast majority of the recommendations below come from a few people who have some of the most important things to say about 2016: Continue reading

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Did You Hear? Tron Song

New music! Sometimes old music. Music that we love!

Dear Internet: I need you to do a couple things, in a particular order. 1) Take a listen to this amazing song by Thundercat. It’s a haunting, beautiful, and totally original work of art that sticks with you, right? OK, great. Now 2) Do not under any circumstance google Thundercat + Eric Andre – “Tron Song”. Don’t do it, please. I mean it. For real, some things can’t be un-seen.

– Brook Reeder

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