New show: Ratched, on Netflix. A very wicked and wickedly funny prequel to One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.
New record: The Sun Ra Arkestra’s well-titled Swirling.
New book: Mary Roach’s informative and frequently hilarious Stiff, about what happens to our bodies after they’re done living.
New med: Beta blockers (like father, like son).
New curbside favorite: Main Squeeze’s Vegan Krunchrap (what do they make their chorizo out of?).
Streaming for Strivers: