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.
Mr. Tony Soto was pretty sure he was going to die last night when he was pulled over on the 6700 block of Torresdale Avenue by a Philadelphia police officer for allegedly having too dark[Read More…]
Serena Williams’ return to Indian Wells made for an interesting backdrop this week, as David Packman looks at the most memorable quotes from the world of sport.
Divorce lawyer David Pisarra looks at the universal reasons why people stay with abusive partners.
Parents Raise Awareness in Honor of Love Remembers Day
Parents, you have the idea of “praise” ALL wrong. Here’s why …
Nice guys may finish last, but they’re crossing the finish line with a great woman on their arm.
Comedian Robbie Sherrard maps out the protocol for every type of meet and greet situation.
Dads can lean in too. Grant Schneider explains.
As a deaf gay high school kid in a small town, Richard felt lost and isolated. A move to college and a caring uncle changed all of that.
It’s true that fewer people are getting married these days, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing.
This might be the last basketball trick shot video you’ll ever need to watch.
In order for us to be truly present for our partners, we need to come clean about our heart’s history.
How I love my stupid little life.
Men are creatures who love so infidelity can be the most devastating betrayal.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.