March 29, 2015 Archive March 2015

Mark Knopfler: "This getting older stuff ain’t for wimps"

"Sleep with your grandmother": What passed for contraception advice for a teenage girl in the '60s

How I became fat: "It's tough to be a bad-ass girl in a dainty world"

When Noah Baumbach was young: Revisiting the master of ironic distance's most influential films

13 of "Girls'" most cringeworthy sex scenes

Jon Ronson on social media witch hunts: "We're the merciless ones!"

13 of "Girls'" most cringe-worthy sex scenes

Eiffel Tower goes dark in symbolic move for Earth Hour

Joe Biden's Israel stunner: American Jews should let Israel protect them

The big Islamophobia lie: A shameful new assault on Charlie Hebdo

What would Paul Krugman do: Imagining the plan which defeats the ultra-rich

"I ask, please, may I crush your head?": Dwayne Johnson destroys Ted Cruz in "SNL" cold open

"SNL" mocks Starbucks' #RaceTogether campaign with a Pep Boys promo

"SNL"’s Kate McKinnon does a spot-on impersonation of Robert Durst

The planet won't notice you recycle, and your vote doesn't count

The Bible isn't a parenting guide: Why the religious right's hypocrisy is so obscene

Rise of the utopian police state: How the unlikely triumph of Singapore transformed the world overnight

How the Catholic Church broke Congress

5 interesting stories behind the making of the new James Bond film, "Spectre"

The secret history of caffeine: Starbucks science and the back story of everyone's favorite morning habit

America's not a force for good: The truth about our most enduring -- and harmful -- national myth

Confucius fights the 1 percent: More reasons to mistrust all wealthy elites

When men are afraid to pee: The bizarre, scientific reason why urinals cause stage fright