loneliness

Guys Would Still Rather Electrocute Themselves Than Be Alone With Their Thoughts

The infamous study is from 2014, but this year of isolation and boredom we’ve had makes it more relevant than ever

The People Walker Is Still Just Putting One Foot in Front of the Other

In Los Angeles, a man named Chuck has become a folk hero for one humble service: taking strangers on walks. He’s proving the buddy system can change lives — one step at a time

Donnie Darko Memes Are Getting Us Through This Lonely Hell

We asked psychologists to help us understand why

In ‘#Alive,’ If the Zombies Don’t Kill You, the Loneliness Might

This South Korean hit about the rampaging undead is a pretty standard action-thriller, but it does speak to an era in which we’re disconnected from one another because of our devices and the pandemic