What You Learn When Teaching For America

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Teach for America corp member, Martin Byrne, discovers his true potential with the help of 40 Cleveland students.

Everyone Gets a Trophy… I Mean a Valentine

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Author, ad guy (and sporadic TV blabbermouth) Mark St. Amant weighs in on one New Jersey school’s Valentine’s Day rules.

Louis CK is Wrong About Boredom

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Matthew Remski believes that we have to let our children be bored, so they can explore safely the endless horizons of time, and if we take their lead, we can also let ourselves be bored, but not with resignation or apathy.

Men: Do You Know Your Sh*t?

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What you don’t know about healthy bowel function could kill you.

Louis CK – Social Media is Ruining Our Kids’ Sense of Empathy (Video)

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Louis CK’s most impressive gift is delivering some of life’s most important lessons while you’re laughing your ass off.

Louis C. K.: A Social Philosopher

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Stephen Michell insists that comedy is like a spell, cast by a philosopher whose self-awareness exposes the world

What Real Men Talk About

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Justin Cascio talks to T Cooper, author of Real Man Adventures, about writing, crying, and being a real man.

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The Importance of Listening in the Fight for Justice

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What is the first step you can take in being an ally for justice and equality? Listen.

Comedians You Should Know: Bill Burr

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GMP Humor Editor Omar Shaukat thinks Bill Burr is the greatest working stand-up comic today

The Suicide of Kate Middleton’s Nurse – Should We Bully the Bullies?

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Whether we’re talking about school bullies, Daniel Tosh, or the radio personalities who humiliated a nurse into suicide, the worst thing we can do is lose our own sense of empathy.

Louis CK Appreciation Day

TweetI really like Louis CK. He’s a comedian, and he’s mostly not made of complete fuckery! He has, of course, done fucked things, but far less so than most comedians. (And it turns out that his Tweet in praise of Daniel Tosh was not about Tosh’s rape ‘joke’*, but about how much he had laughed at […]

Much Ado About Women’s Asses in the Olympics

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Joanna Schroeder explores the claim that female athletes are more likely to be objectified in photographs than male athletes.

Louis CK and the Brilliantly-Crafted Feminism vs Comedy Joke

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Joanna Schroeder thinks feminists should take another look at the Louis CK joke that pits feminists against comedy.

“Comedy is a tool we use to talk about uncomfortable subjects.”

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This is a comment by Nick, mostly on the post “Daniel Tosh Apologizes for Rape Jokes”.

Daniel Tosh Apologizes for Rape Jokes

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Can rape jokes ever be funny? Daniel Tosh apologizes for offending people while noting that his jokes were misquoted by an audience member.

King Louis

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Comedian Louis C.K. is gaining viewers with his male-oriented TV show.