L.A. ExistentialLos Angeles wants to shed its image as an auto-dystopia. In the era of the drought, can it sell the myth of a green, sustainable city?
Are Women Better at Living Alone?Sociologist Eric Klinenberg’s new book, Going Solo, explores the question.
Tube-TiedIn our era of ultrapersonalized viewing, why do we still allow TVs to infiltrate our public spaces?
The End of Jewish Men?Some professors and rabbis are concerned that liberal Judaism is becoming too female. Is this a real crisis?
Why Won't This New Mom Wash Her Hair?The fascinating postpartum customs of women from around the world.
GOP Candidates Keep Lying About Planned Parenthood and “Baby Parts” The party of personal responsibility should take responsibility for its words.
Cards Against Humanity Asked People to Give It $5 on Black Friday for Nothing in Return. The Stunt Worked.
Hang Up And Listen
The “Violating His Amateur Status” Bonus Segment The Hang Up and Listen hosts cover speedcubing—from the algorithms of Rubik’s Cubes to the sport’s record-breaking competitors.
The National Board of Review Named Mad Max: Fury Road Film of the Year. Did This Movie Just Become an Oscar Prospect?