Why So Many Women Fear Becoming Their Moms
A psychologist tells us why we are so resistant to the idea of being like mom, no matter how much we love her.
'Happy Death Day 2U' is the First Slasher Film to Deal With Grief
Audiences are never around to see what it must be like to re-negotiate your reality when everyone you loved has been killed, but Christopher Landon's latest teen horror uses that as a starting point.
G Milla Keeps Us on Our Toes with ‘On the Edge’
The Toronto rapper and Hard to Kill member delivers a mind-bending new project that recalls the formative days of the city’s rap scene.
I Did a Whole Exercise Class Just to Talk to Ivan Drago, But in the End I Was Simply Too Scared
The scariest Rocky villain returns for 'Creed II'. What's happened in the 33 years since he killed Apollo Creed?
Here Are the Netflix Movies You Need to Watch in September
Because school’s in, the vacation’s over, and it’s time to be unhappy again.
'The Dark Knight’ Helped Me Recognize My Fear of People
Christopher Nolan’s superhero epic nailed how society deals with anxiety, and I know that from personal experience.
My Spider-Filled Airbnb Is the New ‘Hereditary’
I’m a grown-ass woman who leans into my own phobias and I don’t care who knows.
These Claustrophobia Videos Are Nightmare Fuel
A subreddit devoted to claustrophobia does a great job of making you absolutely nauseous and disturbed.
What It’s Like Having an Extreme Fear of Death...All the Time
Thanatophobia is the fear of the one thing in life that is inevitable...death.
One Year After Mosque Shooting, the Fear Hasn't Gone Away
We need to talk about why a little girl’s boogeyman was a hijab-cutting Islamophobic attacker.
How Colonialism Fueled Deadly Anti-Vampire Hysteria in Malawi
It's not the first time lingering skepticism of foreigners and local beliefs have produced panic over allegedly bloodsucking predators in the African country.
Your Fear of Spiders and Snakes Is Evolutionary, Baby
A study shows that fear is hardwired into everyone, even six month-old babies.