Mental Health

A Waiter, a Flight Attendant and a Mall Santa on How to Remain Nice Under Duress

Sometimes, remaining nice is the hardest thing in the world. But what if your livelihood depends on it? What if your ability to remain agreeable…

Are the Tech Bros Who ‘Dopamine Fast’ Full of Shit?

When bioengineer and coder Janey Muñoz tweeted that a member of her cohort at the Y Combinator startup accelerator had cut short a conversation because…

What’s in This?: Antidepressants

We’re often told that you should never eat anything (or put anything on your body) if you don’t recognize everything on the ingredients list. But…

Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah: My Weekend at Adult Summer Camp

I’m attempting to shotgun milk from a pink baby bottle in the third stage of a 20-leg relay race at Camp No Counselors, a $600…