love is a hoax
Why You Can't Shut Up About Your Crush Even When It's Annoying Everyone You Know
Is there a psychological reason for why you can't help but gush to your friends about your bizarrely successful Tinder date? We investigate.
mashing taters though
Let's Work Together To Find The Best Alternate Term For 'Home Run'
Yes, "homers" is easy. Yes, "dingers" and "taters" both have their proponents. But in these uncertain times, we need to agree on an alternate term for the longball.
We Asked Experts How to Nail Awkward Small Talk
The science of getting deep or getting the hell out of there.
Cat Articulates Its Distaste for Bath Time with Words
Talking, Selling, And Wrestling: A Conversation With Jim Ross
Jim Ross is the voice of wrestling for something like three generations of fans. Now he's the voice of New Japan Pro Wrestling, the wildest indie promotion out.
Why Is This Still a Thing?
Why Is Voicemail Still a Thing?
I'm looking at you, Mom.
Remembering the Hipster
We Asked an Expert If Hipsters Have Fucked Up the English Language
Hipsters use English. Hipsters ruin everything. Therefore, did hipsters ruin English?
All the Feels: A Scientific Ranking of Emoji Sentiment
Researchers have created the Emoji Sentiment Ranking, a qualitative list of 751 emojis ranking how positive, negative, or neutral each image is.
Australians Sound Drunk All the Time Because Their Ancestors Were Drunk All the Time, Claims Communications Expert
This should surprise no one.
Gemini Zodiac Sign: Dates, Meaning, and Personality Traits
Smart, passionate, and dynamic, Geminis are experts communicators known for having two different sides they can display to the world.
My Girlfriend Went to a Speech Therapist to Cure Her Vocal Fry
Like many young women in the US, my girlfriend has vocal fry, a speech pattern that annoys lots of people and can even hurt your employment chances. Can she be cured?
A Stiff Upper Lip Is Killing British Men
Men are three times more likely to take their own lives than women in the UK, but until they address their inability to open up, they'll continue to die.