Category: Culture

Why We Love (and Need) Horror Movies

By J.D. ECARMA Author’s Note: Spoilers for several major horror movies that you should have already seen if you’re bothering to read a piece about horror movies. Why do we love horror movies so...

Affirming Dignity

By MATT SHAPIRO I picked up the book Dignity: Seeking Respect in Back Row America the moment I discovered Chris Arnade was back on Twitter. I started noticing Arnade’s work a few years ago,...

Busyness Is a Thief

By J.D. ECARMA “How have you been?” “Oh, you know … busy.” Too many of our conversations begin (and effectively end) this way. We don’t have to explain or connect further because we’re “busy”...