The Redemption of A-Rod Is Complete

Once the most hated man in baseball, former Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is now preparing for his 'Sunday Night Baseball' debut, thanks to social media (and a little help from J.Lo).


Minnesota, Baylor Bowl Wins Are Not "Redemption" Stories

Narratives are bad enough on their own, but they are even worse when used to gloss over the horrible conduct of schools like these two.


Enter a Futuristic Utopia in D∆WN’s New 360° Video

D∆WN and VR artist Sander Sneek envision a digital domain where people move beyond color, gender or creed.


I Got My Car Fixed in a Polish Prison

Warsaw's Rakowiecka Prison doesn't advertise—since it's one of the best car repair centers in the city, word of mouth is enough to keep the inmates busy.


I Let the Electro Swing Community Try and Convince Me It Isn't Total Shit

I wrote an article calling electro swing the worst genre ever and now loads of people hate me.


A Story of Redemption for the Ravens Mascot

The Ravens mascot thought Justin Tucker's missed field goal was good. It was not...yet.


How Tattoos Can Ease the Emotional Pain of Self-Harm Scars

Instead of covering scars up with long sleeves, some choose to reclaim their scars or repurpose them into tattoos.


London’s New 'Alcohol-Free Cocktail Bar' Is Not a Bar

Juicing is not a conversation. Almonds are not a way of life. And Redemption, a West London bar serving mocktails and "sugar, dairy, wheat, and meat-free" food is not a bar.


Learning to Love Alex Rodriguez

Some Yankees fans are finally learning to love, or at least accept, a sad and penitent A-Rod.


Great Legacies and Bad Memories: How will Future Generations See Our Current Crop of Leaders?

Given enough time, even the most reviled politician has a chance at redemption.


The Grumpy, Perfect Twilight of Charles Woodson

As Charles Woodson nears the end of a brilliant career, he's proving that Old Man Game can carry you through the last days.


​I Got High and Watched Pomplamoose’s Insane Q&A Webcast

Idols were slain, ludicrous characters were paraded, and the trolls did what they do best.