podcasts The Nose On #NotMyAriel, Lil Nas X, 'Big Little Lies' Season Two, And 'The Big Little Podcast' By Jonathan McNicol • Jul 5, 2019 HBO No one is surprised to hear that Disney is planning a live-action remake of The Little Mermaid. Some people were surprised, though, at the announcement that Halle Bailey, who is African American, has been cast as the titular Ariel. And probably the least surprising part of the whole thing is that part of the internet (the racist part) is mad about it. And: Rapper Lil Nas X came out on the last day of Pride month. Is this news? The New Haven Nose On Taylor Swift's New Vid, The Obamas' New Pods, And Jim Jarmusch's New Zom Com By Jonathan McNicol • Jun 21, 2019 UMG The Nose doesn't much miss a chance to cover Taylor Swift. And it turns out, Taytay's got a new song and video... for Pride Month... and it's been received, let's say, kind of skeptically. (Relatedly, here's a listicle: All 126 Taylor Swift Songs, Ranked From Worst to Best.) The Nose Goes To 'Homecoming' And Breaks 'Jeopardy!' By Carlos Mejia • Apr 26, 2019 ilkan şahin / Flickr To say Beyoncé's performance at Coachella was historic feels like an understatement. In about the span of a week, Queen Bey released a two hour Netflix exclusive film (part one of her deal with the streamer) of the entire concert, a 40-track live album from the same show, which was released unexpectedly, and just for fun, she released her 2016 pop culture smash album "Lemonade" on all streaming platforms, which was originally exclusive to just Tidal.