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On Frank Gallagher of ‘Shameless’ and Loving Deadbeat Dads

I’m not sure that you can call him a patriarch, but Frank Gallagher is the fictional character whose sperm made most of those wayward kids…

Can Robots Experience PTSD? In ‘Westworld,’ They Can

Flies rarely land directly on eyeballs. Even the most daring are usually crushed or swatted away. But in HBO’s Westworld, insects can dawdle on corneas…

MacGyver Invented DIY Manliness

If the cheesy action shows of the ‘80s are remembered at all, it’s as a single, goofy image. Miami Vice is speedboats and white suits,…

A Brief History of Gay-Straight Male Friendship on TV

We all know that the emotional closeness shared by straight women and gay men is a wonder to behold; from an evolutionary perspective, scientists say…