literature

An Expert Analysis of the Weird Whale Penis Chapter in ‘Moby Dick’

Given that it contains graphic scenes of a man wearing a whale’s dick skin as a ceremonial robe, I really needed to ask a few whaling, biology and literature experts what it all means

That Time When Tolstoy Wrote a Red-Pill Novel

‘The Kreutzer Sonata’ is as shocking today as it was in the 19th century — because its vein of misogyny endures in the Manosphere

The Most Faithful Adaptation of ‘A Christmas Carol’ Is Narrated by Gonzo

Sorry, Patrick Stewart, George C. Scott and the rest of you dramatic Scrooges — you can’t hold a candle to the Muppets

Beowulf Really Was That Bro

Are legendary warriors really a bunch of stupid jocks? A new translation of the epic takes its cues from ‘Road House’ — proving Beowulf was literature’s original guy’s guy