Why Isn’t “Arkansas” Pronounced Like “Kansas”?
Get SmashedBadminton is the best party icebreaker (well, next to alcohol).
Watch Ryan Murphy’s Poignant Emmy Acceptance Speech for The Normal Heart
Is This the World’s Most Dangerous Selfie?
Reader and Editor Favorites From Outward’s First Year
Private BiPrudie advises a woman married to a man on whether she should tell people she’s bisexual.
Two Beauty Pageant Winners Come Out as Lesbian
Untouched Relics from a Baffling WWII Battle on a Barren Island
This Champagne Coupe Is Modeled on Kate Moss’ Left Breast
How Big of a Problem Is Space Contamination?
What Is the Best Game of Tag?A Slate debate.
What Is It Like to Live in Christchurch, New Zealand?
Is "Emerging Adulthood" Really a Thing? The Secret History of Words for Young People.
In Love Is Strange, a Gay Man Loses His Job After Getting Married. It Really Happens.
Inside Higher Ed
The Humanities Strengthen ScienceHow a visit to the Yale University Cushing Center taught one scientist to see the humanism in medicine.
How Should I Greet a Closeted Co-Worker’s Partner? (Video.)
Syllabus Tyrannus The decline and fall of the American university is written in 25-page course syllabi.
“Homosexual Themes” Get Pennsylvania School Production of Spamalot Canned
When "North" Isn't Actually North: Geocentric Direction Systems
Lois Lowry on Her Writing Process and Literary Influences
We’ve Failed at Fruit SaladBut we can redeem this much-maligned summer side dish.
Either the Dog Goes …Prudie offers advice on whether a pet with bad behavioral issues should be put down.
Dear Prudence Live ChatFor August 25, 2014.
Photos of 1920s Philadelphians, Hanging Out on Their Stoops
Are You Man Enough for the Cockatiel?Four things to know before adopting the wildly popular hairstyle.
The United Sweets of AmericaIf every state had an official dessert, what would it be? (Montana gets S’mores.)
Is Love Is Strange Beautifully Meditative or Frustratingly Shapeless?
Are These Pictograms of the Differences Between Men and Women Brilliant or Cliché?
How Is a Book Optioned and Developed Into a Film?
Does the MPAA Think Gay Relationships Are Rated R?