Our pop-culture podcast asks Raffi what makes a great kids’ entertainer, discusses Ben Affleck’s fiasco, and reveals our first pop-culture crushes
Author Jennifer Teege’s message—that dark secrets shed their toxic power when we share them—is an important one
Emma Teitel on why the ‘patient zero of online shaming’ may actually have found salvation in the evolution of the web
Jenny McCarthy and Gwyneth Paltrow prove celebrity health endorsements can be double-edged. Emma Teitel on why Jolie’s latest op-ed worked.
March 24th, 2015 1 comment
Superhero mythologies are so powerful that they can survive anything—so we should open them up to change
A new exhibit exposes our squeamishness about nakedness in art
Patricia Arquette is not Gloria Steinem or Sheryl Sandberg. She is an actress. That is all.
February 24th, 2015 4 comments
How a network started by NASA went super low-brow and became one of our most influential cultural voices
February 14th, 2015 2 comments
For my Bubbie, news of my gayness wasn’t cause for celebration. It was an afterthought.