sadness

Comics!

'Happiness Is Hard to Find,' Today's Comic by Rob Corradetti

A wolf talks about what his world is like when he's sad.
Rob Corradetti
12.12.18
Comics!

'S.A.D. Lamp,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth

Tara figures out a way to power through seasonal affective disorder.
Tara Booth
12.5.18
mlb

The Sad, Futile Greatness of Jacob deGrom

The New York Mets ace just broke a record of dominance that stood as long as the Chicago Cubs World Series drought. And he can't buy a win.
Rachael McDaniel
9.13.18
hard data

One in Five Men Feel Sad After They Have Sex, Study Finds

This phenomenon, known as postcoital dysphoria, has increasingly been discussed by researchers and therapists over the last decade.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
8.16.18
depression

We Asked People How They Deal With Summer Depression

"The sun is a tyrant. It's a big, flaming ball of 'should.'"
Carson Kessler
7.31.18
Social Media

Social Media Unfollows Are a Surprisingly Potent Form of Rejection

Why do people care so much about being unfollowed?
Mark Hay
7.13.18
~science~

Science Says Pop's Getting Sadder, We Say "Duh, Us Too"

A new study of 500,000 tracks released in the UK between 1985 and 2015 tells us that contemporary pop is all about the crybabies.
Lauren O'Neill
5.16.18
Essays

The Magnetism of Sadness and Frightened Rabbit's Scott Hutchison

Hutchison, 36, died after years of struggling with depression. But during that time he made joyous poetry out of being a boring adult still struggling to figure your shit out.
Josh Visser
5.11.18
sadness

Five Reasons Being Moody Is Actually Good for You

We now live in an age that ignores and devalues sadness.
Joseph Paul Forgas
5.11.18
Fast Food

WATCH: Georgia Tech Students Give Fallen Taco Bell a Touching Memorial Service

It included a military-funeral-style bugle performance of "Taps."
Hilary Pollack
5.4.18
aging

This Is Why Birthdays Can Make People Depressed

The "birthday blues" are a real thing.
Abigail Fagan
5.1.18
Burgers

My Heart Aches for This Sad-Looking Airport Burger

Move over, Fyre Festival cheese sandwich.
Mayukh Sen
4.5.18
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