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Why Do Some Grown Men Still Call Their Fathers ‘Daddy’?

In our modern times, the shorthand/slang for “father” holds very different meanings. Dads, for example, are the very men who helped bring you into the…

A Cultural History of the ‘Smokeshow’

We’re such stoners that 4/20 isn’t just a day, it’s an entire week. And it’s not just weed we love, it’s the act of smoking…

The Surprisingly Complex Legacy of Brits Saying ‘Bum a Fag’

We’re such stoners that 4/20 isn’t just a day, it’s an entire week. And it’s not just weed we love, it’s the act of smoking…

What Do Men Really Mean by ‘Good Pussy’?

Steve, a 35-year-old marketing strategist from New Jersey, seriously considers the question of what constitutes good pussy. “It can mean so many things — look,…