Much of the recent debate surrounding famous comedian and workplace harasser Louis CK has focused on his return to performing jokes in front of crowds. Should people pay to see? Should venues take their money?
You’re already on the internet to the extent that it brought you to this blog—what’s one more dog?
Earlier this month, I met up with the filmmaker Astra Taylor at her coffee shop of choice—an intimate spot in Brooklyn with a no laptop policy so encouraging of public discourse that shortly before Taylor arrived I overheard two women spoil multiple plot points of The Sopranos. The tables were set close enough…
On Tuesday, the New York State Legislature voted to ban LGBTQ conversion therapy—a cruel, dangerous, and medically discredited practice that attempts to change a minor’s sexual orientation or gender identity—making it the 15th state to do so.
On Tuesday, in Tucson, Arizona, trials began for some of the volunteers with humanitarian group No More Deaths who were charged with federal crimes last year after attempting to deliver food, water, and other supplies to migrants on the Arizona side of the Sonoran desert.
Is it possible for a men’s shaving company to court controversy? We now know the answer is: yes, but only if it’s implied that men could perhaps, sometimes, maybe in a contemplative moment such as while grooming their facescapes, work on being better.
In what is yet another sad and alarming piece of news, the number of monarch butterflies in California has dropped precipitously and catastrophically in the past year.
The New York Police Department announced on Tuesday that it was closing three investigations into sexual assault allegation brought against chef-magnate Mario Batali, and that no charges would be brought against him
The average American ate 37 pounds of American-made cheese in 2017, yet this country somehow still has a surplus of the fine, orange, plasticky stuff (not to mention cheddar).
Paris, the city that recently institutionalized public urination and generally promotes libertines, seems like a place where dining in the nude would be popular, but in fact it is not. Or at least, not at a public restaurant whose name evokes orgasm.
A recent study suggests that many female surgeons in the UK think their profession is hostile to women by several metrics, and that the majority have experienced or witnessed sexism in their workplace.
A musical adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’s novel The Notebook is headed to Broadway. I, for one, can’t wait to see the powerful emotions this paean to enduring love brings out in audience members. Will they cry? Will they shout? At Mike Pence? Will everyone be making out with the friends who brought them when the…
It would be not entirely incorrect to say that in 2018 blindfolded bird stuff was a thing. In April, the TV show Billions gave us a glimpse of what it’s like to eat an ortolan, a bird so rare, and so illegal, that rich people apparently consume in with a napkin over their head so that God will not witness the sin of…
A bronze statue of Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo was unveiled at his Pestana CR7 hotel in Funchal Portugal in 2014, and, ever since, the figure’s monumental bulge has been diligently polished by the caresses of frisky tourists.
Imagine if everyone on Skins had been in therapy since they were five and began high school as fully-formed, empathetic—albeit horny—communicators with beautiful sex-therapist mamas. That sounds fine, right?
Kevin Spacey will be required to appear at his upcoming court arraignment on the felony sexual assault charge he faces over an alleged 2016 incident at a Nantucket bar.
We tell dog parents stories in order to live.
In November, Macauley Culkin announced that the fans would choose his middle name, all they had to do was vote on his website, Bunny Ears. He said he’d make the adjustment in the new year, leaving “Carson” in the dust.
Chris Brown has been in more serious trouble, no doubt about it. But still.
Pedialyte is freeing itself of the stigma that it is only a drink for small, dehydrated children, and subtly rebranding as the hangover cure I have long known it to be.