Can a Human Eat 50 McNuggets in a Single Sitting? An Investigation
A high school buddy of mine claimed to eat 50 McDonald's nugs every night while drinking. I put that drunk brag to the test.
The Sobering Lessons Behind the Death of Porn Star August Ames
Jon Ronson’s new podcast explores the death of Canadian August Ames, who died by suicide amid a cyberbullying campaign against her.
System of a Down's Serj Tankian on Making Music for a Revolution
We sat down with Serj and 'I Am Not Alone' director Garin Hovannisian following their new doc's TIFF premiere.
The Worst Things People Have Been Asked to Do When Applying for a Job
“We were asked to do improv games in a group interview. The job was working in a bar."
What It's Like to Have Your First Professional Fight at 39
After nearly dying as a rock star, my life took a dramatic turn.
Dominatrixes Tell Us What Makes a Good Sub
Ease in slowly, ask questions, and don’t mistake your domme for a therapist.
Parents Talk About the Hardest Parts of Having Kids
“I haven’t taken a shit alone in four years.”
A Cynic’s Guide to Meditation
After a string of upsetting life events, I threw myself headfirst into meditation to deal with my anxieties—despite my apprehension that the practice was yet another bit of BS modernity.
Cam Models Tell Us How Much Money They Are Really Making
Cammers tell us about their startup costs, hours and how much they make getting naked for strangers.
I Asked Critics How to Fix My Friend's Sloppy Dating Profile
“When women see the word ‘sex’ on a dating profile, it's automatic alarm bells.”
My Friend Was a Rising Comic. Then He Was Charged with Child Pornography
On betrayal, rage, and searching for answers.
How ‘My Heart Will Go On’ Taught Me the Real Meaning of Christmas—Don’t Trust the Man
What happened when I was forced to learn Celine Dion’s ‘Titanic’ classic for a holiday party.