Call it the joy of missing out, but there are some cultural phenomena I just can’t get behind. Some artists I just don’t “get” despite their immense popularity (and I’m 88% sure you would murder me if I told you which artists). Spencer Kornhaber (great name, dude) writes about making peace with the hot new music you just don’t dig.
Porn studies have existed as a weird, fringe academic field for the past 30 years. Why has it remained super fringe? Everything is muddied in a porn or anti-porn attitude.
This is a pretty air-tight argument against drunk sex. But keep in mind: we are pro hummus and cereal.
Our two favorite people to run into on the subway, Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, chat with Terry Gross about the second season of Broad City and making comedy from the muck of NYC.
What happens when Walmart leaves your town.
The documentary Sex(Ed) can tell us a lot about how much (or how little) has changed in the world of sex education in America. It’s more than what era you’re born into that determines your curriculum, it’s where you’re from.