The Sports Exchange: The NBA Files

What happens when football is over and wake up to realize you’re missing one of the best seasons in NBA history? You start emailing to get caught up with friends. Take a spin inside the minds of Good Men Project Sports, as they riff from the NBA to Downton Abby to Seinfeld.

This Fourth Let’s Celebrate Our Politicians

Yes America is pretty awesome, but our politics wouldn’t work without people willing to be politicians.

A Threat and a Promise

Pro tip from a waiter: don’t enlist the staff in your wedding proposal. But if you do, do it right.

Mad Men Episode 4: Happy Days Are Here Again

Greg Olear suspects Mad Men may be ready to “jump the shark” . . . and he thinks he knows the shark’s name: Megan.

What the Heck is Getting Everyone Killed at Downton Abbey?

The shark they jumped last season at Downton Abbey? This season it ate Matthew Crawley.

Downton Abbey: Innocence in the Age of Irony

On the night of the season finale, Tom Gualtieri explains the secret of the hit show’s popularity.

How I Landed in the Ring with Azealia Banks & Perez Hilton

Janet Mock insists that if we’re going to call famous people out for their disparaging and abusive language, we need to call them all out, no matter what color or gender they are.

TV’s New Golden Age and Why Homeland Won’t Be Remembered

Greg Olear had high hopes that Homeland would join the ranks of the truly elite television dramas. Here, his criteria for what makes a TV show superb.

A Manly List of Summer Fun

Tom Matlack puts together a man’s man list of things that have made this summer truly awesome.

Is it Okay to be a Feminist Gold Digger?

When it comes to mating practices at the upper end of the socio-economic spectrum we really haven’t progressed much beyond Downton Abbey.