November 2013


Collectors Weekly reminds us that “traditional” marriage isn’t what conservative pundits have made it out to be. Despite the fondness among certain politicians and pundits for “traditional marriage,” a nostalgic-sounding concept that…










Via OMNI Reboot, Roy Christopher ponders whether total media saturation has programmed our memories: In his 1999 book Culture Jam, Kalle Lasn describes a scene in which two people are embarking on…




Regarding how the terms we use frame our perceptions, Mehran Khalili on the terms for people from other places: Immigration, a lexicon: You’re a ‘migrant’ when you’re very poor; ‘immigrant’ when you’re…