July 07, 2014
And what linguists say it means if your smiley face has a nose.
The four teams left in the World Cup have played in a combined 21 finals. This is not a coincidence.
July 05, 2014
The story of the Warburg brothers.
Taking the tournament away from Qatar would deny the very progress reformers want
July 04, 2014
Rebecca Solnit's 'Men Explain Things to Me' explains this international scourge.
It helped define European anti-Semitism, especially when it came to Jewish music
Ten reasons why baseball is better than soccer.
Reflections, predictions, and the latest Suarez affair
It really was a shot heard round the world.
July 03, 2014
No, the American Revolution didn't begin with the "shot heard round the world." The facts matter.