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Monday, December 05, 2022
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Many Taylor Swift fans waited for hours during Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan Presale on Nov. 15 with the hopes of securing tickets for her upcoming tour. 

Swifties’ ‘Bad Blood’ with Ticketmaster

After spending hours in the queue on Ticketmaster, only to be kicked out or find no tickets available, many Taylor Swift fans — UB students included — found themselves disillusioned with her massively popular “The Eras” Tour.  






A cup of coffee or a cup of community?

The “third place” is a term which defines an accessible and public space where people regularly gather and interact for a sense of community and camaraderie. Starbucks’ promise of community through consumerism is antithetical to the third place.  





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