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How Men Treat Women They Find Unfuckable

When Anne, a 31-year-old administrative assistant in Chicago, noticed that two colleagues in her workplace were both obsessed with the New York Times crossword, she…

Can You Make the Voice in Your Head Sound Nicer?

Listen closely while you’re reading the words on this page. Are you hearing each one in your head as you go, as if you’re tuning…

What Makes Me… a Good Gift-Giver?

In this installment of our “What Makes Me a…” column, we asked five people what they think makes someone a good gift-giver. In the end,…

Scenes From a Blind Santa’s Opening Weekend of Busy Season

“You can tell it’s a reindeer because his antler comes forward,” explains Michael Wubker Sr., pointing to the finial of his 5-foot hickory walking stick….