jokes

What I’ve Learned About Self-Esteem by Letting 2 Million People Roast Each Other on the Internet

For the founder of r/RoastMe, the ultimate test of how you feel about yourself is how easily you can take a joke

The Decade of Depression Memes

Social media may be riddled with harassment and abuse, but it’s become a safe space to be fragile — in a way that doesn’t translate offline

A Very Important Cultural History of People Photocopying Their Butts

The rise, height and inevitable expiration of classic office buffoonery

Can Rape Jokes Ever Be Funny? One Woman’s Quest to Find Out

Vanessa Place, author of ‘You Had to Be There: Rape Jokes,’ compiled 71 pages of the most fucked-up lines I’ve ever read in my life. If rape isn’t funny, what are we actually laughing at?