- TV Can’t Stop Thinking About the Female Gazeby Shirley Li on June 20, 2021 at 11:00 am
On the heels of WandaVision, two new series—Kevin Can F**k Himself and Physical—explore how pop culture can limit the roles that women play in real life.
- The Internet Mocked Her as a Teenager. It’s Embracing Her Now.by Spencer Kornhaber on June 18, 2021 at 11:00 am
The generation that grew up with Rebecca Black’s “Friday” isn’t just nostalgic for that novelty tune—it’s making music inspired by it.
- The Dark Side of Fitness Cultureby Sophie Gilbert on June 18, 2021 at 11:00 am
The Apple TV+ series Physical is a reminder that making people hate their body is a thriving pillar of American commerce.
- What the Push to Celebrate Juneteenth Concealsby Kellie Carter Jackson on June 18, 2021 at 10:00 am
The recent effort to make the anniversary a federal holiday is undermined by the simultaneous attack on critical race theory and curricula focused on the enduring legacy of slavery.
- An Ode to Procrastinationby James Parker on June 18, 2021 at 10:00 am
The existential exhilaration of playing chicken with Time