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Why So Many Guys Are Obsessed With ‘My Brilliant Friend’

As “Ferrante Fever” gripped the English-speaking literary world, you might have mistaken it for a phenomenon exclusive to women readers. Elena Ferrante’s four Neapolitan Novels,…

Y’all Are Majorly Fucking Up by Not Reading Women Writers

There’s a John Waters quip that’s been bandied about the web as long as horny literati have had an online presence: “If you go home…

What Your Favorite Onscreen Jack Ryan Says About You

On Friday, Amazon unveils a new take on a familiar character. Jack Ryan stars John Krasinski as the legendary CIA analyst invented by Tom Clancy,…

The President Who Thrives on Decay and Collapse

Greetings and welcome to Bro Bibles, a series in which I ruin my summer by reading the books your worst ex-boyfriend holds dear to his…