Why Is Hotel Sex So Appealing?

You know the feeling. You’re with your partner in a strange new city, you’ve been schlepping around all day visiting museums and trying strange foods, and when you finally collapse in a heap in your hotel room, it hits you. Despite how tired you feel, you find yourselves frantically stripping down, practically…

In entertainment, even the most famous celebrities started from the bottom

We all know the tired old trope of the waiter serving you twenty minutes after their latest callback, or the wannabe popstar belting out the national anthem for a junior varsity baseball game, but it’s an enduring image for a reason. Making your way into showbiz is near-impossible, and it’s hard as hell to support…

Hiking While Black: Breaking Stereotypes on Breakneck Ridge

As a minority community, black people often succumb to the pitfalls of being perceived as a monolith. Ideas of black people’s “dos and don’ts” circulate within our cultural perception: “All black people love coconut oil,” “all black people are superb dancers,” “all black people hate outdoorsy stuff,” and so on. Not…

I Took The Altered Carbon Quiz To Find Out What My Sleeve’s Been Through

In the futuristic world of Altered Carbon, streaming now on Netflix, everything that makes you you sits in a device called “the stack.” All your memories, personality, and the quirks that make you unique are stored there indefinitely, and for the right price you can replace your body (or “sleeve”). For someone like me…