Grasses—green, neatly trimmed, symbols of civic virtue—shaped the national landscape. They have now outlived their purpose.
The latest reboot of the dino-themed franchise stars not only sinewy humans and slobbery dinosaurs, but also a pair of stilettos.
Three Atlantic writers discuss the seminal Alanis Morissette album two decades after its release.
Pizza Hut will soon be selling a pie that fuses two classic dishes into one mutant meal. But what is this food product, actually? Experts weigh in.
In its 27th season, TV's longest-running marriage is apparently in trouble. Will the phenomenon of small-screen schlubs neglecting the women they barely deserve never end?
Melissa McCarthy’s star turn as a CIA agent is funny, raunchy, and bursting with casual feminism.
In an interview with Fox News, the 19 Kids and Counting stars defended their son—and insisted that their experience is a common one.
Cultural conventions, when it comes to talking about transgender people, haven’t caught up to cultural realities. That will change, and quickly.
No offense to Christian Grey, but there’s really just one.
People look to Amy Schumer and her fellow jokers not just to make fun of the world, but to make sense of it. And maybe even to help fix it.
Reports of the quirky catalog’s death were, fortunately for travelers, greatly exaggerated.
19 Kids and Counting built its reputation on preaching family values, but the mass-media platforms that made the family famous might also be their undoing.
When Austin, Texas, elected a majority-female city council, the city hosted a workshop on interacting with women in government. It did not go well.
In the AMC series finale, some characters said their goodbyes, while others embarked on fresh beginnings.
Her 448-page book of selfies is mind-numbingly silly. It is also refreshingly honest.
Instagram analyzed the words its users used when they typed pictograms into captions and comments, offering an insight into the meanings of some of the most amusing, and confusing, forms of Internet communication.
The stars of the recent Bridal Fashion Week weren't just dresses and veils; they were also bras and underwear.
At the annual event—"the Oscars of fashion"—to show up looking beautiful is also to show up looking boring.
In the 19th century, the United States' first meteorologist came up with a plan to use controlled wildfires to fight drought—and to control the weather.
This weekend, the 38-year-old will earn $100 million to box against Manny Pacquiao. Given all the hype, it's easy to forget that "the last great prizefighter" is also someone who's repeatedly battered women.
The surprisingly ancient and global etymology of a racially charged epithet