Slade Grayson asks, “What’s the one childhood toy that you really wanted, but didn’t get?”
J.M. Blaine loved it. Ericka Blount Danois wrote a book about it. The two writers talked about Soul Train, the legendary, groundbreaking television show. Read. And learn.
The Seventies were a decade of smashing taboos in filmmaking: in dialogue, depictions of history, and the image of the leading man.
Yago Colas reflects on race and basketball, as they were lived and played, body and soul, in 1970′s America.
In August, 1976, five kids from Northeast Philly were going to be the heroes who saved Rock and Roll.
Fill in the blank: Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III became the first ever quarterback ______________ to start an NFL game.
My father wants me to mix his ashes with the ponytails that he has saved in plastic bags. All things considered, this seems like a reasonable final directive.
One gay cowboy’s mind is opened by the diversity of celebrants at the 1987 San Francisco Gay Pride parade.
Susie Bright looks back on a run in with the teamsters in 1975, where, from her worldview, men and sex were dangerous. An excerpt from Erica Jong’s newest book.
At 17, most girls are filling out college applications. I was nervously auditioning to become a Bunny at the New York Playboy Club.
There’s a new guy in town! Meet Jordan Gray, our new editor for Sex, Love and Relationships.
Jamie Utt compiles the essentials for white folks to know before talking about racism.
Not pithy, sexy, or fun, a relationship checklist to consider before making a serious commitment.
A Gen Y writer wants his generational tribe to slow down on having rampant casual sex.
Treating people the way we want to be treated won’t ever achieve equality. But that doesn’t mean it can’t be done. A proposed solution.
Like most parents, Jeff Bogle started his career as a dad with a long list of worries. But now that his kids are older, here are some of the things he’s not worrying about any more…
What distinguishes world-class talent is not initial skill. It’s how much work you put in.
In the time it takes you to read this tagline, 4 people will be abused. One of them might be someone you know.
On the occasion of Batman’s 75th birthday, Thomas Fiffer explores the duality that defines superheroes.
Global leaders speak the same language when distancing themselves from the killing of civilians in military operations.
Why do we need to be epic and amazing at everything? Why can’t we just enjoy and explore movement?
Just what sort of company does misery love, anyway?
Tony the Tiger: Dude’s grrr-eat. What’s not to love?
This teddy bear just won the internet’s heart.
Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.
What does it look like to the other person when you can’t put your phone down while having a conversation? This video nails it.