Culture — Saturday, 12th November 2016

FTN Daily #35 — Ned Flanders Metal — South Park is our only hope — Kafka relaoded — and more

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The Ned Flanders themed metal band have released their first music video

And yes, the song’s title is a Simpsons reference. The Poke.

The Ned Flanders themed metal band have released their first music video


Good bye, Mr. Hallelujah!

With Leonard Cohen another great artist has passed away this year. The canadian singer-songwriter died at the age of 82 — but his songs like “Hallelujah” will survive. Read again one of his last public interviews. David Remnick talked with Cohen for The New Yorker.

The Ned Flanders themed metal band have released their first music video


For a Better World: Watch more South Park!

Even in it’s 20th Season South Park is still one of the best — if not the best — satirical animated Sitcom. Trey Parker and Matt Stone just have a nose for what’s going wrong in the world and are able to put these into funny-as-hell-moments. At these point we only can give you the advice: Watch more South Park — for a better world!

The Ned Flanders themed metal band have released their first music video


A closer look at the young Kafka

A new biography by Reiner Stach traces the author’s early years. The Economist.

The Ned Flanders themed metal band have released their first music video


Kraftwerk banned in Argentina

Argentina bans electronic music events. They don’t even spare Kraftwerk. Max Pearl for Resident Advisor.

The Ned Flanders themed metal band have released their first music video


Chesstory

The game, the origins, the history. AFP for Hurriyet Daily News.

The Ned Flanders themed metal band have released their first music video


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