crying

You’re Not Alone If You’re Crying at Work

I have, to my knowledge, made at least two people so upset that I’ve reduced them to tears in the workplace. The first of these…

The Year of the Great Gush of Male Tears

Chicago Bears linebacker Khalil Mack isn’t a football player, he’s a force of nature. A 6-foot-3, 247-pound battering ram who torments offensive coordinators and inflicts…

Our Uneasy Relationship With Superheroes Who Cry

When the teaser trailer for next year’s hotly anticipated Avengers sequel dropped on Friday, superhero fans discovered the film’s full title — it’ll be Avengers:…

Everything You’ve Been Told About Crying Being Good for You Is Probably Bullshit

When it comes to human tears, the scientific community mostly cries uncle. “We hardly know what happens when we cry,” says Ad Vingerhoets, a professor…

The Last Time I Cried…