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We Asked Scientists Whether He Who Smelt it Really Dealt It

By |May 16th, 2017|

Let’s dissect this problem with physics. […]

Doll’s House 2 Playwright Lucas Hnath on Feminism and Unnecessary Sequels

By |May 15th, 2017|

More than a century later, Ibsen’s masterwork gets a sequel. […]

60 Reasons Why Moms Are Awesome

By |May 14th, 2017|

Describing why moms are awesome is like trying to explain why water is wet. […]

Strange Stories From the Face Of Viagra, Dana Adams

By |May 5th, 2017|

It isn’t sexy until somebody gets the meat farts […]

This is Why You’re So Socially Awkward

By |May 1st, 2017|

“There’s huge cultural component to it—an anthropology of awkwardness.” […]

Why Morning People Should Shut the Hell Up and Let Us Sleep

By |April 25th, 2017|

Sickness, fatigue, and the sharing of fake news stories happen when you wake people up before they’re ready. […]

Letter of Recommendation: Michigan

By |April 20th, 2017|

Michiganders know the state gets a bad rap, but we remain captivated by its peculiar charms. […]

Why Is the Passenger Side of the Car Called “Shotgun”?

By |April 20th, 2017|

The practice of calling the best seat in the car has a origin story with real firepower. […]

Don Rickles: Icon

By |April 6th, 2017|

A conversation about jokes, dames, and Frank with the late comedy genius.
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We Talked to the Scientists Turning Roadkill into Medicine

By |April 5th, 2017|

The process involves harrowing road trips and a lot of really disgusting Q-tips. […]

Where Did “April Fools’ Day” Come From?

By |April 1st, 2017|

Is there a stranger holiday than April Fools’ Day? […]

The High Price of Being a Chicago Cubs Fan

By |March 31st, 2017|

Rooting for the Cubbies hasn’t always been fun, but it used to be affordable […]

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