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goldman sachs

The problem with Goldman Sachs’s preferred pronouns

December 4, 2019 4:03 pm

Accepting ‘ze/zir’ is accepting the idea that sex is mutable and gender is innate

peloton

Actually, the husband in the Peloton commercial is a hero

December 3, 2019 6:53 pm

This man spent nearly $3,000 on the Instagram-worthy exercise machine of the bourgeoisie

narwhal

A beginner’s guide to the narwhal

December 1, 2019 12:11 pm

Yes, theyre real

ring doorbell cameras

Doorbell cameras offer a window to the wild

November 30, 2019 1:54 pm

The rise of devices like Ring and Nest has brought a love of candid-camera critters into the mainstream

black friday

The Black Friday brawl is a precious national pastime

November 28, 2019 9:31 am

Participating in Black Friday is more American than participating in elections

anonymous

The farce of the ‘Anonymous’ Trump official

November 27, 2019 9:24 am

The official was ‘wrong’ to think the government could covertly rescue the world from Donald Trump

julian assange

Free Julian Assange — his fate is inextricably tied to our own

November 25, 2019 4:47 pm

We are dealing with the basic meaning of our freedom and human rights

ad mike bloomberg

Could Bloomberg’s huge ad buy backfire?

November 25, 2019 12:13 pm

‘The sheer frequency could tip voters from aware to annoyed in a week’

woke capitalism

What drives woke capitalism?

November 20, 2019 5:31 am

Conservatives should stop believing that business is their ally

chick-fil-a

Chick-fil-A ruffles a few feathers

November 19, 2019 4:49 pm

Conservatives are mad at the chicken restaurant for performing a values U-turn

dave rubin

Back to work with Dave Rubin

November 19, 2019 11:10 am

In a time of madness, the podcast host just wants to be a voice of reason

meth

The brilliance of the ‘Meth’ campaign

November 18, 2019 9:32 pm

Attention is a hell of a drug

groypers

The groypers are American fascists

November 18, 2019 3:24 pm

Anyone who has read the news in the last three years knows that there is no such thing as Trumpism

zoomer

OK zoomer

November 16, 2019 9:37 am

It’s not us baby boomers who are the problem

young adult fiction

Sarah Dessen and the thin-skinned world of Young Adult fiction

November 15, 2019 2:55 pm

Why do so many writers have a victim complex?

social media

I’d rather live under communism than the tyranny of social media

November 14, 2019 12:28 pm

My advice to my fellow octogenarians? Lay off the cocaine

self-loathing

Be more carthorse: why we would all benefit from a little self-loathing

November 14, 2019 9:48 am

Online praise is turning us all into narcissists

centrist dad

Sordid confessions of a Centrist Dad

November 14, 2019 9:38 am

I have taken to seeking out short films of taboo figures like Tony Blair and Barack Obama, being maturely analytical and thrillingly reasonable

paul gosar

Paul Gosar’s painstaking Epstein Twitter thread

November 13, 2019 6:22 pm

Scroll down his feed and read the first letter of every tweet

boomer

‘OK boomer’ is the most important meme of my generation

November 13, 2019 11:01 am

It works in a similar way to a can of mace or a rape whistle

Northwestern University

A journalism lesson from Northwestern

November 12, 2019 6:58 pm

While the student journalists deserve criticism, they might benefit from some sympathy as well

#metooing autopsy

Autopsy of a #MeTooing

November 9, 2019 1:00 am

Digital media is concerned with the trauma of women only inasmuch as it can create an effective spectacle of the grotesque

no nut november

Cernovich, Watson and PewDiePie get to grips with No Nut November

November 8, 2019 2:12 pm

Isn’t it strange that the edgelords are sounding like Victorian preachers?

donald trump twitter

Misreading the Twitter presidency

November 7, 2019 8:25 pm

The New York Times analysis of @realdonaldtrump is the journalistic equivalent of the dozens of people every year who claim to see Jesus’s face in their food

charlie kirk groypers

How the groypers gave the ‘debate guys’ a rough time

November 5, 2019 7:26 pm

Charlie Kirk and his colleagues are painfully easy to outflank on even the most basic conservative positions