Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 12:04pm
My mom sent me the following email. It sat in my inbox, unread, until I had a double whiskey in my system. Her original email is presented here without any edits, followed by my commentary.
Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 10:47am
I have now seen anything plaid referred to as “flannel.” I have seen basketball shorts in a cocktail lounge, basketball shorts in a client meeting and jeans on a basketball court. I have lied about how much I paid for
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 11:38am
Your environment can make you into a titan or a toy. By “environment,” I mean both the settings you have control over and those you’re involuntarily flung headlong into—your daytime gig versus, say, your childhood home. So, really, what I’m
Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 1:13pm
Many of us live on a sliding scale anchored between self-preservation and catching our jollies. On one hand, we know what’s best for our minds, our bodies. That eating vegetables and not hitting the bottle are the best table odds
Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 11:48am
We owe a lot to the comic book writers who invented the notion of the normal, mild-mannered person transformed into a remarkable mutant by freak accident. As a result, our generation must do extraordinary things. We have to! It would
Monday, July 7th, 2014 at 11:37am
Talent is its own expectation. You either live up to it or it waves a hankie, receding forever. Whether we burn through that imagined fuel tank has become the de facto litmus test as to whether we’ve lived up to
Monday, June 23rd, 2014 at 11:29am
Everyone should get a good look into the eyes of a narcissist who finds himself rising toward what he wants to pull down to himself. Many have been offered: Citizen Kane (“the most miserable rich guy”), Fidel Castro (“megalomaniac, sociopath”),
Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 12:13pm
How telling the truth has ripened for our generation.
Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 at 12:58pm
You’re gazing into the wrong side of the two-way mirror if you think #menswear is about clothes. No, people wore clothes long before the Internet. #Menswear is about community. We’re out here breaking digital bread with strange men who’ve also
Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 12:34pm
Let’s agree on some alternatives.