By Tom Blunt 5 min read
These 14 quotes remind us of what our society trades away in exchange for that cheap, ephemeral jolt of dopamine that we get from spending.
By Lisa Rosman 7 min read
The tremendous success of the book and Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” has shown us that there’s a hunger for literary explorations of suicide. Perhaps this is because the world grows more compl
By Tony Phillips 11 min read
With the Oscars around the corner, we’re sharing the conversations we had with three of our favorite bold-faced names from ‘Brooklyn.’
By Jennie Yabroff 4 min read
Female ambition oddly ruffles feathers in the political and entertainment worlds. In Nick Hornby's novels, refreshingly, it's simply a given.
By Lisa Rosman 4 min read
Tired of tinsel-decked treacle? Try one of these five unusual Christmas movies instead.
By Susan H. Gordon 3 min read
In today's news, we bid a fond farewell to two titans of journalism, and learn more about Malcolm X's possible assassin. Meanwhile Willie Nelson gears up for long story and Nick Hornby tackles television.