Jay Z says “We’re more alike than we’re different.”
Years ago, rap music was the edgiest, scariest genre of American popular music. Now? Not so much. Here’s why.
The terrifying truth about marriage and fatherhood is that you don’t know if you’re going to suck at it until you’re already committed. Nate Bagley explores his fears.
Joanna Schroeder thinks it’s high time we realize that diversity is good for society, even when it comes to unusual baby names like Pilot Inspektor and North West.
Jay-Z may say it’s his time now, but Lincoln Anthony Blades insists that the legends who paved the way for today’s Black artists deserve a lot more respect.
Jackie Summers has identified the most troubling thing about racism these days: no one ever admits to being racist.
On “Yeezus” the famous egotist owns up to his misogyny, worries endlessly, and finally admits he’s not a perfect man
Who was Gatsby? A neighbor of the Fitzgeralds reports on the lifestyles of the young and beautiful Golden Couple in the 1920s.
Coming out in Hollywood in 2012 became a casual affair. Gone were the days of the “I’m Gay” cover photo.
After being diagnosed with fibromyalgia, Jenny Kanevsky learned to stand up for herself, eliminate stress, and do what she loves—to find her new normal.
I run for what I was. And what I am.
How do you heal a broken heart? Most of us have experienced this pain, but there are some important no-no’s (and mindful suggestions) to keep in mind.
Mike Berry talks about how our busyness affects our children and what we can do to be more engaged.
“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.” -Gerry Burnie
From birth to college—Judy Clement Wall captures her son’s journey into manhood on the measuring wall.
One night Todd answered the phone and heard sobbing. He knew his parenting days were not over. Here are his insights.
The skeletons danced behind a screen, and then the people came out. But did you know they had real stories of real love and friendship?
Leo Bbauta outlines some solutions to the obstacles that keep you from doing and accomplishing.
Sue Nador learns that being there for her partner only in bad times just doesn’t cut it.
Armed with a selection of regional microbrew beers, Doug Zeigler rambles his way during the best sports day of the year: Day 1 of the NCAA Tournament
Yoga: it’s not just for the ladies! Dr. Damon Young discusses how doing yoga is like taking inventory of the body’s habits. You might want to pull out your mat.
Boys in burbs turns into the Cheers bar this week. Check out what Dad served up this morning.
Sure you can win them back. But “should you”is an entirely different question.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.