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A Totally Gruesome Document Detailing a Relationship: Journal Entries, 2012

I FEEL LIKE we’ve lost a lot of steam in this relationship. I don’t want to be a novelty item. The other night, while we were talking about union organizing, with our opposing viewpoints, I was searching, stammering, for the … Continue reading

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This Law Would End the Antivaxx Movement Forever

A modest proposal on vaccines. Continue reading

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Monday Rock City: A Conversation with Marky Ramone

J.M. Blaine sits down with Marky Ramone, the sole surviving member of seminal punk avatars The Ramones, to chat about Marky’s harrowing but heartwarming memoir, a rock odyssey detailing a legendarily dysfunctional quartet that included an addict, a hardcore Republican, and an OCD sufferer, all of whom, with Marky, forever altered the course of pop music, and all of whom loved Cracker Barrel. Continue reading

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Sunday Light and Word – Slow Bursting Hearts

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Seven Things We Don’t Care About This Week: Your Moment of Zen Edition

And now, your moment of Zen. Continue reading

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Beauty is not Truth, Truth is not Beauty

Melissa Rayworth on the impossible standards of female beauty. Continue reading

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The 50 Greatest Unrequited Love Stories Ever

The perfect Valentine: Lisa A. Phillips curates the 50 greatest (most heart-rending?) unrequited love stories ever. Continue reading

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Confessions of a Crybaby

Crying is good for you, but sometimes it’s hard to manage, especially when it’s intense and you’ve got stuff to do. Robert Burke Warren comes clean about being a crybaby, the good, the bad, and the redemptive. Continue reading

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Sunday Light and Word – Eavesdropping

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