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When the Flash Hits Your Eye

February 6, 2015
Kadir seemed surprised when I told him I planned to write about his Instagram, and indeed, the success of an Instagram dedicated to Brick Oven Pizza is itself unexpected. But in the end, the pairing of pizza and photography makes sense. The perfect shot and perfect pie have much in common, Kadir said. “You got to look at it,” he said. “Artistic work.”
The broads are coming!

Send in the Broads

February 21, 2014
Broad City embraces the reality of authentic female friendship. It is true that a world in which women spend time with one another is not unusual for television. What distinguishes Glazer and Jacobson from the pack is their portrayal of a relationship that is easy and uncomplicated and effortless.
Open for business, kinda.

How to Succeed in Connecticut Cannabusiness (Involves a Lot of Trying)

January 17, 2014
According to David Kimmel, the best way to understand medical marijuana is to think of orange juice. It’s a simple analogy. If you’re suffering from a cold, you won’t get much Vitamin C from a single orange. But squeeze the citrus into juice, and suddenly you’ve got a more efficient dose: eight oranges in one glass.
The dawn of a GIFvolution.

8 Yale GIFs You Need to Be Using Right Now

November 28, 2013
Really, what are you waiting for, Yale? I want to see you be brave. I want original GIFs, Yale GIFs — GIFs we can call our own. Here's a few I made to get you started.
Ho, ho, Hannukkah?

Merry Christmas, and a Happy Jew Year

November 15, 2013
As a child, I viewed the Christmas exhibition as particularly larger than life. To me, it was almost exotic. The blinking processional of Christmas trees was certainly more captivating than the lunar rover in the museum’s Henry Crown Space Center, or even the blinking miniature sprites that light up the Colleen Moore Fairy Castle. But that was natural, I guess — in that place of all places I was an outsider: a tiny Jewish girl from the suburbs juxtaposed against a 45-foot tree.
Vince answers questions

The Drug War According to Vince

October 4, 2013
Poolside at 308 Negro Arroyo Lane, Walt invokes its history, and challenges us with the same question he asks Hank: To what extent is today’s war on drugs similarly misguided? After five seasons, Breaking Bad failed to provide an answer. Fans should have demanded more.
Does your mom care about your virginity as much as you do?

Our New Favorite Summer Job

July 22, 2013
As the aphorism goes, good things come to those who wait for organic sexual encounters and do not dally with their mother's prostitute.

Tyler, the Creator on Mars: a masculinity crisis

October 14, 2011
It’s not enough to say that Bruno Mars loves women. He adores them, almost achingly so. The Hawaii-born singer-songwriter presents himself as a musical good guy: the kind of guy who’d charm your parents and impress your friends. He’d look good doing it, too. Looking good is an essential part of being Bruno Mars. Bruno’s »