The Civil War between Street Artists and Taggers

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

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?

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

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.