“Lydia is dead. But they don’t know this yet.” By Celeste Ng
Sometimes the best way to teach people about racism is with humor… Well, these filmmakers definitely accomplished that!
“I clamped my arms to my sides in an attempt to hide the sweat stains. ‘She’s very bright,’ Uncle Robert added, as if describing a puppy or a small child. He leaned in close like he was sharing a secret.” By Kirstin Chen
In this installment of “Love, Recorded,” Matt takes his daughter to a Halloween party and wonders: Is Halloween a White People Holiday?
Should an author write characters of a different race than his own? Is that exploitation? Appropriation? Race denial? Or is it the author’s right? A conversation with Bill Cheng and Christine Lee Zilka on writing outside one’s race.
“T. seemed to me an entirely wholesome child, as if he could never have survived public school. Perhaps that is how I set myself apart from him. Perhaps I was trying to scare him.” An excerpt from Daddy Cool.
“She looks into my living room as if to glimpse someone behind me. No one should be there.” By Jimin Han
“Until they moved to America, Sanh never realized how rarely he spent time alone with his son.” By Aimee Phan
“A yellow dipper, a paddy melt, a Chiquita muncher. California slang for white chicks who want a taste of Asian.” By Don Lee
Maurice Hicks Jr. on what makes a football man so irresistible.
Michael Kasdan discusses the breaking evidence showing that the extent of football’s link to brain trauma is serious and far worse than expected.
What do you think? Are kids being over-scheduled and over-structured?
When author Mike Szmanski was asked, “Why couldn’t he just be with a woman and be like normal?”, his response showed how normal he is.
You say one thing. But what we hear is something else entirely.
Tor Constantino explains why he thinks pain and guilt are similar to a smoke detector – and how they can help.
The MLB playoffs start this week; but not for Lee Pietruszewski’s Minnesota Twins. And that’s OK.
Because of my muscle wasting disease, I have very little physical ability, but for the most part, I never notice it, and a large reason for that has always been my brother’s endless willingness to help me.
This father explains to his son why he’s not signing him up for little league and offers some sage advice to parents about expectations and their children.
FX’s The Americans, Archer and FXX’s The League heading to New York Comic Con October 10-11 for screenings, panel discussions and press rooms!
John McElhenney explains why he won’t settle for anything less than YES.
Nicole Franklin shares her conversations with couples and experts on the world of Dating While Married.
It’s a sentiment I’ve always found perplexing–the idea that hope is less realistic than despair–and though many of my favourite works have negative outcomes, I’ve never felt that this gave them a verisimilitude that other films lack.
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?