Social Experiment

mind

People Can Guess Your Name Based on How You Look

When a child receives a first name, it comes loaded with a number of social expectations, inferences, and interactions.
Anne-Laure Sellier
8.6.18
Detroit

This Bar Banned All Irish People on St. Patrick's Day as a Social Experiment

The bouncer at the pop-up told people wearing green that the Irish were “lower-class citizens” who would “steal your jobs."
Jelisa Castrodale
3.19.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Chance the Rapper Perform "Paradise" and "Sunday Candy" on 'Saturday Night Live'

It was the first time an unsigned artist graced the 'SNL' stage in 40 years.
Craig Jenkins
12.13.15
News

Can Canada’s Adorable Hitchhiking Robot Survive America?

Please don’t kill hitchBOT, America.
Jordan Pearson
7.17.15
art department

Kenny Glasgow Talks Life After Art Department

Five years on and it seems poignant that the duo's first big hit together came in the form of 2010's "Without You."
Reisa Shanaman
6.22.15
Internet

No One Touched the Reddit Button for a Whole 49 Seconds

It turned red. That’s it.
Jordan Valinsky
4.24.15
Design

New App Aims to Tell You Which Friends Are Worth Ditching

Savvy social hackers Lauren McCarthy and Kyle McDonald's pplkpr app is like a social secretary for the digital age.
Sami Emory
1.30.15
Stuff

A Viral Video of Straight Men Holding Hands Doesn't Teach Us About the Gay Experience

A British host's social experiment may have opened a dialogue about homophobia, but he's not going to internalize the hatred, and that's a sticking point for myself and other gay people.
Chris Mandle
1.13.15
Holy Shit

Chance the Rapper Hates Vegetables, Festivals, the Government, and You in "No Better Blues"

What a lovely day! Or not?
Kyle Kramer
10.16.14
Lollapalooza 2014

Chance the Rapper and Vic Mensa Took Over Lollapalooza and Gave the Festival What It Needed: Chicago

Save Money's stars had a home court advantage at Lollapalooza, and they did everything they could with it and more.
Devin Schiff
8.4.14
Twitter

Know Your Hashtag: #ART140

The new collaboration from MoMA and POSSIBLE ask you to think about art (in 140 characters or less).
TCP Staff
4.23.14