Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel; Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel; Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel …The classic Hannukah game is painfully slow. It’s time to speed it up.
Fungal BungleWhole Foods—and Lebanon—prohibit natamycin. But should you really be concerned about this natural cheese preservative?
Inside Higher Ed
Memorials and LegaciesA university chaplain reflects on the importance and meaning of memorial services.
Create Your Own Wallpaper or Redesign a Shopping Cart at the Revamped Cooper Hewitt Design Museum
Saving Santa’s Mail BagA century ago, charities fought to have children’s wish lists sent to the dead letter office. They lost.
The New York Times’ Obscene Profanity PolicyWhat’s more important to the paper of record, reporting the news or protecting its readers’ delicate sensibilities?
Enough With the Red and GreenAdopt a new color scheme for this year’s holiday gifts and décor: black-and-white stripes!
Ten Years in Your Ears
Pastors Who PodcastWhatever your theology, your denomination, your interests, and your appetite for cursing, there’s a Christian podcast for you.
It’s National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day. Every Holiday Tradition Has Now Been Commercialized.
The Original War on ChristmasThe short, glorious history of the Society for the Prevention of Useless Giving.
An Inventory of Robert E. Lee’s Personal Property, Left in His Mansion and Seized by the Government
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentleman?Advice on holiday greeting, uncling, donating, and more.