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We Are All Mr. Autumn Man

In the office, Erik Adams is the TV editor for the AV Club. But on the streets of Chicago, especially in September when the wind…

Is Calling Bret Stephens a Bedbug Actually an Insult? Let’s Ask a Bug Expert

Bedbugs! These tiny bloodsuckers, maligned enough as a household scourge, suffered yet another blow to their reputation Monday when they were compared to New York…

25 Years Later, ‘Natural Born Killers’ Still Has Nothing to Teach Us About Violence

Often when there are horrific shootings in America, Hollywood gets blamed. Guns don’t kill people, we’re told, people kill people — but apparently those violent…

A Real Man Is a Union Man

By all accounts, Barstool Sports head Dave Portnoy desperately wants to be the swaggering bad guy who crushes unions with a Cheshire-cat grin. In pursuing…