JJ Vincent is convinced that men and women can be friends…if other people will let them.
JJ Vincent confirms some of those things we believe about the South, and asks us to forget one very important one.
In the age of Facebook, a casually told tale can live forever. What are the implications of speaking ill of the living?
Dear John addresses a repetitive heart breaker, ripped gifts, and a friend spouting personal information.
Media guru Ryan Holiday exploits the chinks inherent in the armor of the news-gathering process, and the fourth estate fights back. Chuck Ross interviews a self-admitted media manipulator.
How far is too far when it comes to comparing your product or service as better than your competitors?
Lyla Cicero is the odd woman out in her mothers’ group because her husband is not only a supportive father, he’s an excellent husband. So why does she feel the need to hide it?
Tom Matlack explains why gossiping about gossip is the same as doing a expose on pornography and then printing the porn as part of the story.
Edmund Adjapong looks at how his high school science teacher, Chris Emdin used hip hop as a foundation to unlock a love for science.
Should holiday gifts to our children be the things they want or the things they need? Larry Bernstein wants to know.
Santa Bob has a new heart and will be listening to the secret wishes of children and adults for many years to come.
CJ Kaplan is surprised by some visitors of Christmas present.
We take bridges for granted, but are they hurting your family’s health?
On navigating the world as an intimidating-looking guy.
Joanna Schroeder admits that she thinks coolness matters…and she wonders if that makes her a jerk or a good parent.
The quest for sexual fulfillment in a relationship begins by learning to communicate sexual desire. Pleasure Mechanics breaks down the process
Slade Grayson wants to know how you would fare in a world that was 100% honest about everything for 24 hours.
Andrew Smiler speculates about how, when, and why social class can trump racism and sexism.
Tom Scocca argues that snark is a necessary weapon in the war against “smarm”. Allan Mott politely disagrees.
Sebastián Molano used a surprising incident on a Washington D.C. street corner to examine how to examine, transform and embrace gender roles.
A close encounter with a man and a gun shattered Vaughan Granier’s sense of security in his town … and caused him to be more reflexive and empathetic with those who commit crime.
This Comment by Denise on the post 9 Things I Want to Say (But Don’t) to Your Curious Yet Racially-Charged Microaggressions Against Me & My Children “My neighbor is from Brazil with dark hair, dark eyes and olive skin. Her husband from Germany, is blue eyed and was blond as a child. Both of her […]
Fewer men identify as gay in states which are blatantly intolerant of homosexuality. Dr. Aqualus Gordan explores.
Markus Gerke takes a look at Breaking Bad, Walter White, and the destructive potential of masculinity in our society.
Jon Magidsohn has moved his house, business and family to follow his wife around the world. Four times. Here’s why that is part of the new norm.