After a page of Paul McCartney’s scribblings sold for almost $1 million, the stuffed shirts at Yale have attempted to unpack why we can’t leave celebrity trinkets alone.
Phil Spector is dead. But according to recent coverage, he was a brilliant musical mind slightly inconvenienced by a murder conviction.
A pioneering group of researchers have discovered why our minds believe falsehoods, such as fake news, and have developed a method to stop it.
The conspiracy theory is a social construct that never seems to go away. However, one study has discovered the very human reason why we cling to these nonsense plots.
After it was announced that Jean-Claude Van Damme was high for the duration of Street Fighter, I decided to rewatch with modern eyes. I’m disappointed all over again … for reasons I didn’t predict.
We all possess bad habits, but one psychiatrist believes that we can break them through the medium of mindfulness.
Friends come and go. But to see my ex-bestie degenerate into a passing nod was too much to bear – and also not.
This year, HBO’s Band of Brothers turns eighteen. To celebrate, I revisited that theatre of war, only to discover uncomplicated, problematic jingoism.
Those pushing for impeachment or the decapitation of the Trump administration should be careful what they wish for, as history is a brutal barometer in that regard.
I have something to admit. I live for the low blows and logically-inept battleground of Internet comment boxes. I know it’s a war where nothing is ever won, but I shoulder arms nonetheless.