Cecilia D’Anastasio

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The Forgotten History of a Pre-Internet Digital Media Channel

In 2017 teletext has become largely forgotten. Yet like a fair-weather psychic, the technology anticipated things to come.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
3.6.17
Stuff

What It's Like Being Young and Catholic in 2015

Nine Catholic twenty-somethings tell us what their faith means to them.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
9.30.15
The Road to Nowhere Issue

Russia Hates Western Condoms

Russia's Ministry of Industry and Trade now supports restricting the import of Western-made rubbers, which health officials say will promote "discipline" and make Russians more "selective in their choice of partners."
Cecilia D’Anastasio
9.30.15
Stuff

What Black Anime Fans Can Teach Us About Race in America

We caught up with some of the black attendees at Otakon, Baltimore's anime convention, to learn about why anime resonated with them and why there aren't more black characters.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
8.6.15
tech

Inside the Tragic, Obsessive World of Video Game Addicts

Experts estimate that more than 3 million Americans between the ages of eight and 18 could be suffering from video game dependency, and in many cases this addiction can consume their entire lives.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
1.27.15
News

Meet the Gay Libertarian Gun Nuts

Gay libertarian activists argue that more guns would help prevent hate crimes.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
10.23.14
tech

How Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin Could Save the Indie Porn Industry

It's nearly impossible for independent erotica artists to make a living.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
10.7.14
Stuff

Dungeons & Dragons Has Caught Up with Third-Wave Feminism

Women are playing Dungeons & Dragons more than ever before.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
8.28.14