Why so much vitriol for Lena Dunham’s HBO series? Pat Brothwell thinks he gets it.
Ken Goldstein follows an ad through the chain from advertiser to consumer, and wonders why Facebook is still targeting him with ads for French Maid Costumes.
“The Newsroom” is a soapbox for progressive politics—so why are its gender roles so ridiculously outdated?
The 51-year-old actor, most famous for his role on HBO’s “The Sopranos,” died Wednesday while vacationing in Italy.
We’re supposed to believe a lack of mainstream appeal is hockey’s tragic flaw. Brian Lutz argues it’s just the opposite.
Do you think the accessibility of sexual images is causing damage to the sexual health of the upcoming generation? Or do you think that it’s just a natural effect of living in a more liberated society? How did sexual images affect YOUR childhood?
Donald Trump is suing Bill Maher for the $5 million he claims Maher promised if he produced his birth certificate.
Sean Beaudoin compiles the dozen best people of the year—drawn from the avalanche of overall excellence we experienced as a culture. Also, their less impressive counterparts.
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.
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Rob Azevedo was chilling on his drive to work, listening to some Stern, when an accident across the highway jolted him into reality.
Lifestyle guru Leo Babauta shares how he grocery shops for his family
Tom Burns argues that reading out loud to your kids can be a calming, meditative act and highlights Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle’s picture book classic as one of the best bedtime mantras ever written
Christian Clifton finds some great lessons in Jeff, Who Lives at Home. All it took was being willing to watch it more than once.
Filmmaker and cultural theologian, Dr. Craig Detweiler, expresses his hope for a future where formal education won’t be in conflict with wonder, learning and creativity.
When famed guitarist Michael Kelsey performed at an Ohio middle school, he didn’t expect to find a musical prodigy sitting the audience, just waiting for his chance to perform
Greg Olear interviews his friend, the film producer Roman Kindrachuk–a longtime Kiev resident, whose apartment overlooks Maidan Square–on the situation in Ukraine.
The UN’s recent reports on the treatment of children in Syria and in the Roman Catholic Church revealed some of the despicable acts committed against boys that are part of a disturbing and hidden global trend.
Daniel Parmeggiani shares how his neurosis for perfection led him to discover his true innocent nature.
It all started when he and Mary decided to throw a party.
Sometimes a visit to the pub is more than that. It’s a lesson in friendship, craftsmanship, and sincerity.
YouTube superstars Tripp and Tyler poke gentle fun at the things that symbolize Christian manhood.
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