In June 2015, Alia Wong wrote about the educational benefits of the beloved show.
The year you were born, Diane Schulder wrote about how the law deals more harshly with women than with men.
In December 2010, Alexis C. Madrigal wrote a pictoral retrospective of Nixon's rationale for creating the EPA.
The LIFE Picture Collection / Getty
Risky Business was released in 1983.
In July 2014, Shirley Li wrote about George W. Bush's upcoming biography of his father, George H.W. Bush.
Patrick Hertzog / AFP / Getty Images
“It was thought that all borders between men had similarly disintegrated, and we were all destined to be free and empowered individuals in a global meeting place,” wrote Robert Kaplan 20 years later.
In September 2010, Niraj Chokshi noted how little the browser interface had changed since 1993.
Mario Anzuoni / Reuters
In October 2012, Noah Bittell wrote about the political messages in Damon and Affleck's films, from Good Will Hunting to The Promised Land and Argo.
Goran Tomasevic / Reuters
People across the world rediscovered the power and peril of revolutions, as Laura Kasinof found in Yemen.
In February 2012, Charles A. Kupchan wrote about the world's emerging economies, and how the world will look by 2050.
The Atlantic is here to help you process it, in stories like these: