Culture

July 11, 2014

Why We Still Can't Erase the Gender Pay Gap
12:00 AM

Despite significant gains since the 1960s, we still can't erase the gender pay gap. Here are some solutions.

July 10, 2014

This Year's Emmy Nominations Are Same Old, Same Old
1:59 PM

Tatiana Maslany! The Good Wife! The Americans!

What Brought Us to the Planet of the Apes?
The long and messy history of hominids in film
1:11 PM

Darwinism? Race relations? Sex?

Was This the Best World Cup Uniform of All Time?
If there was a trophy for dressing well, Peru would walk away with it
11:10 AM

If there was a trophy for dressing well, Peru would walk away with it.

I Love Messi, But I'm Rooting for Germany. Here's Why You Should, Too.
I know it makes me a traitor. But neuer deutscher Fußball has won me over.
10:42 AM

I know it makes me a traitor. But neuer deutscher Fußball has won me over.

Tim Howard Is Great, But I'll Take Manuel Neuer Any Day
He might not be the flashiest, but the Bayern keeper is quietly leading Germany to victory
10:40 AM

He might not be the flashiest, but the Bayern keeper is quietly leading Germany to glory.

Grown Women Don't Need a 'Best Friend'
No matter what Amy Poehler tells you
9:55 AM

Why do women feel the need to label their friendships?

July 09, 2014

Brightly Colored Soccer Cleats are Gay, Says Russian Priest
Jesus, by contrast, was a sandals man
8:30 PM

"Putting pink or light blue cleats on a man" argues Father Alexander, "is like dressing him in a woman's underwear or brassiere."

The Feminist Writer's Dilemma
Women are encouraged to write about personal experiences—and then dismissed as "confessional"
4:50 PM

Women are encouraged to write about personal experiences—and then dismissed as "confessional."

Why I Hate Argentina
It started with a headbutt
4:24 PM

Remember that time in 1998 that Argentina played the Netherlands? Unforgivable.

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