Culture

October 03, 2014

Dear White People, You Need To See 'Dear White People'
A Q&A about moviemaking, race, and Shonda Rhimes with the film's writer and director.
5:09 PM

A Q&A about moviemaking, race, and Shonda Rhimes with the film's writer and director. 

Steven Pinker: These Are the Grammar Rules You Don't Need to Follow
12:22 PM

Why are we still clinging to these archaic rules? Toss'em! 

October 02, 2014

The Corruption of Liberalism
11:54 PM

The defining political essay of pre-World War II America.

The Closed Mind of Richard Dawkins
His atheism is its own kind of narrow religion
10:00 PM

His atheism is its own kind of narrow religion.

In 'Gone Girl,' David Fincher Embraces his Nasty Misanthropy
8:00 PM

You know a film is Fincher from its remorseless, depressive view of humanity.

TV Needs to Stop Trying to Make Rom-Coms Happen
6:11 PM

Seriously. It's not going to happen.

Gorgeous Vintage Sketches of Tolstoy and Your Other Favorite Authors
4:03 PM

Amazing renderings of our most cherished literary figures.

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