Leikeli47's Tiny Desk Concert Is a Really Great Jazz Show
The Brooklyn rapper and her four-piece band performed the jazz rendition of 'Acrylic' you didn't know you needed.
An Interview in a Nail Salon with Leikeli47 About Her New Album ‘Acrylic’
A morning at a nail salon with Brooklyn rapper Leikeli47 revealed why her sophomore album, 'Acrylic' provides a snapshot of black life and a masterclass on the value of black-owned businesses.
The Surprisingly Positive Effects of Being a Pessimist
Author and professor Eugene Thacker tells us about how pessimism can be a form of self-help.
We Asked Experts How to Survive a Soul-Sucking Job
When you can't tell your boss to shove it, and there's just no way you'll ever love it.
Rudeness Is Becoming an Epidemic
It's like poison for the brain.
How Pessimism Can Impact Your Health
Last week, a study led by researchers in Finland on the health and wellbeing of older people in the country found that pessimism "seems to be a substantial risk factor for death" from heart disease. We talked with a psychology professor about the...
Do We Still Need Gay Awards Ceremonies in 2015?
I went to this year's Attitude Pride Awards to find out if these kinds of events are segregationist, or if they still highlight the kind of LGBT role models society needs.