The List of Mystifying Hits

Everyone knows a song that makes their skin crawl.

How Stuff Works: Acoustic Guitar

Without the acoustic guitar, music as we know it today, would be less likely to strike a chord.

It Felt Like a Kiss

Movies, popular music, and Martin Scorsese.

Randy Rainbow Sits Down With Donald Trump And Things Get Weird, Fast

Randy sits down with Donald to ask the hard-hitting questions Megyn Kelly left out.

Interactions: Communication & Culture – Masculinity in the 21st Century

Intellect is delighted to announce the release of ISCC 6.3: Masculinity in the Twenty-First Century, guest-edited by Elwood Watson.

20 Years After Fargo

After 20 years, what does the story of Fargo still have to teach us?

The Wonder of Stevie Wonder

In the last 40 years, we have yet to produce an artist as gifted, socially relevant and vulnerable as Steve Wonder.

Capes and Tiaras: What You’re Really Teaching Your Children with Gendered Toys & Stories

The princess/superhero culture does more harm to your kids than you think.

Where Are the Artists to Answer Trump?

Other decades of unrest brought out artists who used their art to create both empathy and social change. It’s time for that kind of uprising again.

Call for Submission: LGBTQ Book & Movie Reviews

Have you recently read a book that dealt with LGBTQ issues in a powerful and positive way? Or maybe you saw a movie that you feel is only perpetuating stereotypes of this community?

Did David Bowie’s Son Really Throw Shade At Gaga’s Grammy Tribute?

Lady Gaga’s Bowie tribute was loved by most, but maybe not all.

The War on Christmas Isn’t a War. Or a Thing.

Mike Reynolds digs deep into the fabricated war, and tells us what is behind the phrase “Happy Holidays.”

The Walking Dead: No More

Not one more minute will I devote to watching Black men portrayed as weak, spineless and ineffective.

A Force for Good: The Powerful Partnership Between Mental Health and Pop Culture

New York Comic Con Panelists discuss how mental health and pop culture can partner for good.

Why You Should Be Paying Attention to Vaporwave

Can music be democratic? Joshua Ziner says yes… and here’s why.

Bowie and Gender Transgression – What a Drag

David Bowie has long confounded us with enigmatic acts of gender transgression, with gestures and personas drawn from Hollywood stars, literature and avant-garde art. That flame still burns brightly.