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.
This fan finds a cool way to pay tribute to Derek Jeter.
Steve O’Neill did the almost-unthinkable…and kind of liked it.
New report shows a catastrophic loss of diversity as human populations grow. It’s time for action and the UK could lead the way.
Leo Babauta understands that there is no magic formula for changing your habits.
The growing protests in Hong Kong have gripped the world’s attention.
Marco Cerino on why The 2022 World Cup in Qatar is a bad, bad move from FIFA.
What happens to girls when we sexualize them?
Relationships evolve. Sometimes less really is more.
Mike Iamele reflects on our amazing ability to grow and adapt to change in our lives.
James Fell, a fitness expert, thinks it’s time we stopped shaming people about their bodies.
Thomas Fiffer reverses the genders in an article about abuse written for women to expose the euphemisms we use when women abuse men.
Recent news stories that show us exactly what NOT to do if we’re trying to be less racist.
Do you leave that washroom $20 richer?
Have something to say about men in business? The Good Men Project is taking submissions.
Brandon Billinger recently realized that he hasn’t been completely honest with his son and hopes that his little white lies aren’t sending a bad message.
Tony Posnanski doesn’t think he’s romantic. You might disagree.
You expect to find declarations of love and heartbreak in books and poems… But what about on the bathroom wall, the freeway overpass or the cracked concrete?