When Does Political Correctness Go Too Far?

Michael Russnow argues that it is folly to judge historic figures by today’s standard of political correctness.

A Dysfunctional America

America, this is our time. This can be our finest hour. This is a call to unite, regardless of race, political ideology, sexual orientation, or religious beliefs.

Beauty, Money, & America

Cameron Russell’s TEDTalk is the paramount of authenticity and a remarkable deconstruction of one of the myths upon which America was founded.

Comment of the Day: ‘Hey Good Men Project, how about some articles on these topics.’

This comment was by Michael Michalchik, on Facebook, in reply to the post “The Good Men Project: A Space for Nurturing Ideas.”

Why I Don’t Talk to White People

Quentin Lucas examines his relationship with American white people.

The History Of Clowns Scaring The Crap Out Of Us

Turn that frown upside down! ____ Atlas Obscura explains how pop culture became obsessed with creepy clowns. WATCH MORE: If you’re afraid of clowns, maybe don’t watch this

Outlaws, Trolls and Berserkers: Meet the Hero-Monsters of the Icelandic Sagas

Where does the monster end and the human begin?

Meet Doc Savage, the Most Famous Superhero You’ve Never Heard Of

Learn how this important and influential superhero came to be forgotten.

It Is Not the Critic Who Counts

We all fear being criticized, even ostracized, by others. Three questions to help you stay true to yourself in the face of that fear.

Alarming Research and The Relatively Young History of Homophobia

Christopher MacNeil on that rather new life of homophobia plaguing our society.

Siblings In The Scrum: Long History Of Brothers Makes Rugby A Family Affair

Jessica Pinchbeck documents different sets of brothers on different rugby teams, showing how the ties of a rugby family are pretty thick.

Don’t Know Much About History: The Judgements of Man

I can’t help but suspect that the vast majority of what passes for historical truth is in fact bullsh*t. ––– “Once upon a time, in some out of the way corner of that universe which is dispersed into numberless twinkling solar systems, there was a star upon which clever beasts invented knowing. It was the […]

Scientist Puts Love Life Out on a Limb

…Or did he put his love limb out of life?

Indian Heat Wave The 5th Worst In History

Anthony Horton on a deadly heat wave currently striking India.

War. What Is It Good For? Still Absolutely Nothing.

Marines who fought at the battle for Fallujah are now wondering if they fought in vain. Which prompts Michael Kasdan to seek an answer to the question of what war is really good for.

Emperor Vespasian and the Art of Making Choices

Matthew Rozsa shares a brief story from Roman history to teach a life lesson.