sadness

The Men Who Hate Christmas So Much They Want to Destroy It

We love to hate the Christmas curmudgeon. His grumpy, miserly, often drunken disposition threatens to sully our magical moments until, miraculously, he realizes the error…

What to Do When You’ve Got a Case of the Summertime Sads

Summer is supposed to be the best. Unlike winter, which is aggressively mad at you, summer thinks you’re the tits — it’s always down for a good…

Everything You’ve Been Told About Crying Being Good for You Is Probably Bullshit

When it comes to human tears, the scientific community mostly cries uncle. “We hardly know what happens when we cry,” says Ad Vingerhoets, a professor…

A Gentleman’s Guide to Offering Condolences

Grief is complicated. Whether the death of a loved one is expected or a complete shock, the feelings people go through are complex, confusing and…