John Maus at the End of the World
The Minnesota songwriter reemerges from a six-year absence to a world that looks entirely different. But has he changed along with it?
New Project Lets You Reenact Einstein and Freud’s Remarkable Correspondence
Typographer Harald Geisler's latest Kickstarter project will let you mail Einstein and Freud's pacifist letters to a friend...or your oppressors.
Pussy Bites Back: Vagina Dentata Myths From Around the World
From India to Chile, it seems almost every culture has its own toothed vagina horror story rooted in castration anxiety.
Two Museums Duked It Out in a Twitter-Fueled Super Bowl Fight | Last Week in Art
Plus, breaking news: Did Mona Lisa have syphilis?
Virtual Reality Makes Avatars More Important Than Ever
Immersing yourself in an alternative universe is VR’s selling point. But how do the avatars that populate these worlds impact our experiences and our behaviour?
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Dream Dealing with zZz: H. Jon Benjamin’s Mid-Life Crisis Nightmare
The comedian, who provides the unmistakable voices of the titular characters on 'Archer' and 'Bob's Burgers,' described a recent dream to us and analyzed it himself. Then we sent it to a Jungian analyst and dream expert to get a second take.
All in Your Head
We're Scared of Robots Because We're Scared of Humans
Fear can't hide forever.
A New Documentary Explores What Marlon Brando Thought of Marlon Brando
We talked to the director Stevan Riley and Brando's daughter Rebecca about the legendary actor's life and titanic legacy.
PREMIERE: JEFF the Brotherhood Wants You to Put It in Their Mouths
The latest video from the Nashville brothers is a Freudian field day.
Petite Meller's Explains the Basics of Freud
The French pop star runs us through a beginner's guide. Study up!
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Freud’s New Baby Love: Analyzing Petite Meller
This peculiar Parisian splits her time between singing and studying for a masters in philosophy so we sat down and tried to work her out.
Why Is Incest Porn So Popular?
There's been an increase in the consumption of porn in which the actors pretend to be related, but is incest really what the fans want, or do they just crave something more outrageous than the last thing they saw?