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Calm Down, No One’s Actually Hacking Your Bluetooth Sex Toys

In another life that now seems far, far away, I was a grunt worker at a sex-toy store. It was a nice one — The…

The Not-So-Secret Fandom of Gay Men Who Love ‘Playgirl’

Huddled near a chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce in a gothic portico at the Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood, I’m perusing pictures of 1980s Playgirl models with…

Where Are We At with Take-Home Colonoscopies?

One of the all-time classic comedy pairings was enshrined in cultural history in 1968, when Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau appeared together in the original…

How the Alt-Right Infiltrated Architecture Twitter — And Turned Notre-Dame Into a Political Lightning Rod

As the once-magnificent spire of Notre-Dame de Paris burned last week, some on Twitter lamented that the moment marked the end of Western civilization. Unsurprisingly,…