Unhappy Marriages May Produce More Daughters
July 18, 2014
Upending a decades-long assumption that having daughters can lead to higher rates of divorce.
Grown Women Don't Need a 'Best Friend'
July 10, 2014
Why do women feel the need to label their friendships?
Facebook Did Screw With You, and It Wasn’t Even Worth It
June 30, 2014
The worst part about Facebook's studying your data without your consent is that they didn't find anything interesting.
Defining the keys to a successful apology.
Situation is everything.
It's your friends—not your family— that have the most influence on when you decide to get pregnant.
Do Jewish Men Postpone Death Until After Passover?
April 15, 2014
A dwindling number of American Jews will bother attending a Passover Seder this year—but some may postpone their own deaths to take part in one.
In Michigan, Same-Sex Marriage Goes to Trial Today. Opponents Will Cite This Study. Too Bad It's Already Been Discredited.
February 24, 2014
The right's favorite anti-gay study is back.
Death to Cupid
February 13, 2014
Boycott Valentine's Day and end our nation's obsession with romantic love.
A fascinating and obscure scholarly paper on Pete Seeger shows how he went from New Deal hero to McCarthy era untouchable to sixties radical icon to above-politics national icon.