class

food news

Made a Reservation at a Nice Restaurant? You're Probably Getting Googled

A "posh" New York restaurant allegedly Googles guests and rejects the ones who aren't rich. It's not the only restaurant doing research on diners.
Bettina Makalintal
8.5.19
Games Podcasts

Be Good and Rewatch It Is Taking a Break

It's not you, it's 'Us.'
Patrick Klepek
4.24.19
Film

Jordan Peele’s 'Us' Is Not-So-Secretly About Class

Peele has managed to map an enemy that exists in all of us.
Noel Ransome
3.25.19
Film

'Two for Joy' Isn't Your Standard 'Gritty' Drama

We spoke to British filmmaker Tom Beard about his first feature length, which deals with grief, depression, class and, ultimately, hope.
Oliver Lunn
2.18.19
class

Here Are 16 More Stories of Rich Kids Pretending Not to Be Rich

"One of my friends from college used to say they were a miner because his family owned a mine."
Niloufar Haidari
2.6.19
class

Here Are 21 Stories of Rich Kids Lying About Being Rich

"She self-defines as working-class because her aunt didn't go to college."
Niloufar Haidari
1.29.19
Listen

We're Launching a New Rewatch Podcast By Rewatching Every Damn Purge Movie

Please help us come up with a title, or we're gonna end up calling it "Children of the Popcorn." This is a threat.
Patrick Klepek
10.4.18
Features

How Consumerism Devoured the Workin’ Man Blues

How did the genre transform from working class catharsis to an corporate marketing campaign for a certain version of the American dream?
Amy McCarthy
7.20.18
Money

'Generation Wealth' Shows How Capitalism Makes Fools of Us All

The new documentary lays bare our nation's addiction to conspicuous consumption.
Eileen G'Sell
7.18.18
airports

Oh No, the Proles Are Invading the Airport Lounges!

The once-exclusive hideouts of the business-class traveler are "losing that 1 percent feeling," according to the 'Wall Street Journal.'
Harry Cheadle
5.1.18
Cheese

What Cheese Can Tell Us About Class in America

It's more complicated than you might think.
Soleil Ho and Erica Carson
4.6.18
Essays

This Bullshit World Was Predicted by Pulp's 'This Is Hardcore'

The Brit-pop icons' sixth album is dark, filthy, and essential for understanding modern life.
Andrea Domanick
3.30.18
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