Culture

A Blinding History of the Laser Pointer

When I was a freshman in college, I had a friend who spent more than $500 on a laser pointer powerful enough to reach the…

What It Really Means to Spit in a Dude’s Face

Media dweebs including myself were amused to observe, in the second episode of the new season of HBO’s Succession, plotlines around our cursed profession. A…

The Rise and Fall of the Most Dangerous Publisher in America

A contract killer, a two-bit swindler and a former Republican politician. What do they all have in common? They were all convicted criminals, and they…

Keep Fredo’s Name Out of Your Mouth

An interesting assumption on the far right of American politics is that the progressive left has any love for guys like Joe Biden, Bill Maher…