Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder is the Daily Dot’s senior entertainment writer, and she focuses on streaming, comedy, and music. Her work has previously appeared in the Austin Chronicle, the Dallas Observer, NPR, ESPN, Bitch, and the Village Voice. She is based in Austin, Texas.

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‘So at what point will they realize?’: Cars line up at closed McDonald’s drive-thru during Hurricane Ian

'When you’re an automated program in America and forced to work during a hurricane.'

On Sep 30, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Let’s not make edits of this’: TikTok predictably lusts over Evan Peters’ Jeffrey Dahmer

It's happening again.

On Sep 29, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Smile’ has some great scares—but gets lost trying to explain itself

A new take on the 'curse' movie.

On Sep 29, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘It’s retraumatizing over and over again, and for what?’: Family member of Jeffrey Dahmer victim slams new Netflix show

'They don’t notify families when they do this.'

On Sep 23, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Barbarian’ is a promising win for low-budget horror 

Much of the buzz is internet word of mouth, and TikTok in particular has gotten attached.

On Sep 22, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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People are sharing parody videos about their DMs with Adam Levine

More people are coming forward every day.

On Sep 21, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘But I’m the problem and I get let go?’: OnlyFans creator claims she was fired from nursing job due to co-workers watching her content on the clock

'That's wrongful termination.'

On Sep 16, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Your existence is a light 1’: Drake posts DMs he sent to music critic Anthony Fantano

Fantano's claim that Drake sent him a vegan cookie recipe led the rapper to share the real DMs.

On Sep 16, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘She’s so slay’: TikTok reconsiders Skyler White

Justice for Skyler.

On Sep 16, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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Quinta Brunson’s historic Emmy win and Jimmy Kimmel’s dumb bit

'I might punch him in the face, I don't know.'

On Sep 13, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Guess he’s the king now’: Did the Cure’s Robert Smith predict the Queen’s death?

'Okay but the uprising part.'

On Sep 9, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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Loab is ‘an emergent island in the latent space.’ It’s also a meme

'The mystery of where it came from is also kind of educating people about how it works.'

On Sep 8, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Don’t Worry Darling’ drama kicks off fall film season 

The fall movie season will test out whether that summer box-office bump was just a fluke.

On Sep 8, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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TikTok housewife discourse won’t go away

'Staying home is where it's at!'

On Sep 6, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Felines, not the musical’: Malala Yousafzai responds to Deuxmoi post claiming she’s ‘terrified’ of cats

Yousafzai likes cats and 'Cats.'

On Sep 2, 2022 by Audra Schroeder