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underwear

What you can tell about a man from his choice of underwear

October 3, 2019 1:02 pm

I have always been suspicious of men who wear ball-huggers, as my son calls them, rather than boxer shorts

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porn

The horror of Big Porn

October 1, 2019 12:57 pm

Why pornography apologists are wrong

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No, I will not listen to the children

September 30, 2019 5:47 pm

We live in a world that tells young people anything they feel or believe must be validated

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When did Robert de Niro become such a douchebag?

September 29, 2019 2:23 pm

His display on CNN was tragic

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Is this Mencius Moldbug’s moment?

September 28, 2019 11:13 am

The neoreactionary blogger has resurfaced with a new essay

knitters

Cast off: how knitters turned nasty

September 26, 2019 9:20 am

However woke you are, it’s not good enough

queen

Robert Hardman: My private encounter with David Cameron and the Queen

September 26, 2019 9:04 am

The appetite for all things royal seems insatiable

new york

An elegy for New York

September 26, 2019 7:15 am

The city’s character has been irretrievably lost

WeWork is what happens when New York and Silicon Valley collide

September 25, 2019 4:04 pm

While Silicon Valley is great at producing larger-than-life ideas fueled by a messiah complex, New York is great at producing larger-than-life people

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How failed parenting caused the ‘climate apocalypse’

September 24, 2019 12:14 pm

To activist youffs, everything is an emergency

greta

The apotheosis of St Greta

September 24, 2019 3:48 am

The Thunberg phenomenon is apocalyptic religion for rich whites

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My speech to the UN, by Matilda Olofsson

September 23, 2019 4:46 pm

(If I had been allowed to give a speech to the UN)

journalism students

Dear journalism students…

September 23, 2019 12:11 am

Here’s how to make it in the media

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Joe Biden versus the internet

September 23, 2019 12:04 am

Can a candidate still compete electorally without significant online backing?

jackass

The semiotics of Jackass

September 22, 2019 11:41 am

For all the chaos on Jackass, there were no obvious consequences

richard dawkins

If Richard Dawkins loves facts so much, why can’t he get them right?

September 22, 2019 5:25 am

The professor has made some deeply embarrassing mistakes in his new book

louise linton

Louise Linton: why I don’t like being ‘the wife of…’

September 21, 2019 10:05 am

I married a politician. But my identity is not defined by my husband

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The eve of the Bernie-Warren online battle

September 20, 2019 12:59 pm

When will the social media fans of the Democrats’ leading left-wing candidates finally throw down?

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The white lies of the gay press

September 20, 2019 10:43 am

As the gay rights battle is basically won, they whip their readers up into a rage about issues that have nothing to do with gays

climate strikers

Homework for the climate strikers

September 20, 2019 7:04 am

Does scientific evidence support the notion that ‘the Earth is dying’?

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Journalistic ethics 101 with Pogrebin and Kelly

September 19, 2019 7:02 pm

Controversial Times reporters discuss new Kavanaugh book

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Andrew Yang, Asian stereotypes and the discomforts of reality

September 19, 2019 4:33 pm

We are highly averse to even remotely acknowledging differences in group outcomes, even when it comes to positive ones

children

As Greta and Malala show, the children know best

September 19, 2019 3:18 pm

The courage of the kids taking on the world