Culture

August 05, 2014

The First American Ebola Outbreak
The unscientific origins of our obsession with viruses
11:00 PM

The amazing account of the first Ebola outbreak that nearly went airborne in the U.S.

Tipper Gore Was Right, Violent Video Games Are Bad For You
Especially those ones that play with your sense of self ...
10:00 PM

Especially those ones that play with your sense of self.

Finally, a TV Show That Truly Takes Religion Seriously
5:15 PM

Would it take the Rapture for Americans to turn back to faith?

Don't Say You're From the City If You're Really From the 'Burbs
It's untrue. It's annoying. And it completely kills the conversation.
12:00 AM

It's untrue. It's annoying. And it completely kills the conversation.

August 04, 2014

Liberals Are Killing Art
How the Left became obsessed with ideology over beauty
11:22 PM

How the Left became obsessed with ideology over beauty.

What Andrew Wyeth Could Teach Modern Doctors About Practicing Medicine
The art of medicine is not so far from art

Andrew Wyeth rocketed to success after painting his sick, handicapped neighbor Christina.

Knopf Book Designer Hates the Classic 'Great Gatsby' Cover
In an interview, Peter Mendulsund explains why some covers work and others fail
4:32 PM

He explains why some covers succeed and others fail. 

August 03, 2014

Hillary Clinton's Crystal Ball
How "Hard Choices" predicts her presidential campaign
8:00 PM

How "Hard Choices" hints at Hillary's presidential campaign

August 02, 2014

Stop Blaming Colleges for Society's Problems
The value of an elite education remains unparalleled
8:00 PM

For better or worse, the university tends to evolve alongside society, not ahead of it.

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