The Civil War between Street Artists and Taggers

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Comparing what a street artist does to what a tagger does is like comparing what Caravaggio did with a canvas to what a dog does to a fire hydrant. The Renaissance master brought beauty into the world. The dog does little more than mark his territory. ––– “And it came to pass, when they were […]

This Is How We Learn to Become Men

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Gregory Jaquet works with men’s groups in Costa Rica to teach modern masculinity and non-violent lifestyles. This is what he’s learned.

What Should We Be Thankful For?

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How do we remember who we are in this modern world? In this installment of “Love, Recorded,” Black Friday strikes, adoption rears its lonesome head, and yet Matt takes a moment in all the noise to give thanks.

The Big Setup: How We’re Willfully Flunking Our Young

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It seems we’re all too willing to clasp mournfully onto the moldy and throw tantrums whenever a new gadget threatens our too-long-established archetypes.