Martha Stewart Can't Stop Tweeting Really Gross Pictures of Food

For a woman who has built an empire marketing her own smugly tied gingham ribbon of perfection and self-satisfied domesticity, Martha Stewart is remarkably terrible at one thing that, in the digital age, is almost unavoidable: sharing pictures of food on social media. In fact, Martha Stewart's Twitter feed is… » 11/18/13 1:13pm 11/18/13 1:13pm

Be a Goddamn Adult. Learn to Cook.

Years ago, I went out with this guy who only knew how to make baked chicken breasts and macaroni and cheese. He didn't know how to do his own laundry and once offered to pay me $15 to sew a button back on his peacoat. Whenever anything broke in his apartment, he threw it away and bought a new thing. He couldn't change… » 10/18/13 12:35pm 10/18/13 12:35pm

No, Feminism Isn't Making America Fat

Feminism often gets blamed for rising obesity rates by those who lament latchkey kids but seem to forget we've been eating processed crap long before the second wave; DIY messiah Michael Pollan has even claimed that modern women have lost the “moral obligation to cook” they so enjoyed when he was growing up in the… » 4/29/13 11:45am 4/29/13 11:45am

Are Modern Dudes Reasserting Their Manliness Through 'Guy' Chores?

Men who work in female-dominated professions spend more time on "guy" chores like home repair, yard work, and car maintenance, according to the American Journal of Sociology. The study's author argues that it's not because these men might enjoy those activities, or because they're eager to help out around the house… » 3/02/12 10:40am 3/02/12 10:40am

Survey Says Living In Sin Is The New Marriage

The annual British Social Attitudes (BSA) survey has just been released, and it suggests that residents of the U.K. are much more welcoming of alternative familial arrangements than ever been before. According to the Telegraph, two-thirds of people think that cohabitation is "virtually indistinguishable" from marriage… » 1/23/08 9:30am 1/23/08 9:30am