Gender

Inside the World of Black Incels

Like millions of millennials online, Nicholas McCrary pinned inspirational quotes to his Pinterest page, picking guiding words like Kendrick Lamar’s line, “Every day I try…

The Problematic Legacy of Mr. Peanut, Gay Capitalist

Born with a monocle and top hat, Mr. Peanut was a capitalist before he knew he was gay. Introduced in 1916 as a mascot for…

Why Do Men Get So Freaked Out by Period Blood?

Compared to the average non-vampire person, I’ve consumed more than my fair share of blood over the years. This is because my favorite food of…

A Browbeating Cultural History of the ‘Old Battle-Axe’

“I’ve been trapped in a loveless marriage for the past 12 years to an old battle-axe named Kim. She cursed my life with three stepchildren…