19 Jul
David Robert Mitchell’s tender ode to high school summer ennui

A group of suburban Michigan teens spend the last night of summer wandering around town, hitting parties, looking for love — or at least a kiss — and doing what most of us did on those epic high school nights: meandering the humid streets bored, looking for something, anything, to break open the steady monotony […]

When I was snot-nosed, bone-prone high-schooler, I used love to get my party on. When the house parties were scarce, it was pretty typical to find teen orgies of booze and herb consumption in places that teens do it best…public. This is a trend that still litters the streets and unoccupied hills of your neighborhood. […]