How did we get here, friends? Our political process has been turned upside-down, and Ken Bone is allegedly a breakout star, and Billy Bush is the only relevant Bush in an election against a Clinton. Donald Trump has hopefully strengthened our resolve in who we are as a nation and as a people, but in […]

I know we’re in the middle of an unprecedented but not unforeseen fiasco, but I’m going to ask us to direct our attention for a brief moment toward a more fundamental question: what color is Donald Trump? For most of his campaign, he’s been referred to as orange. He’s been compared to Cheeto dust or […]

You guys, fall is my jam. For the past decade and a half, fall has meant two things: fashion and TV. Throughout the month of September, my social media newsfeeds become flooded with reports from various fashion weeks, and my DVR works on overdrive to make sure I’m watching all the new shows. Likewise, I […]

“I’m shy.” My brother once said this when meeting one of my friends for the first time. It struck me as odd, because, well, if you know my brother, you probably wouldn’t use the word “shy” to describe him. But he was visiting me in New York to look at colleges, and this particular friend […]

Growing up (and, in the interest of transparency, as an adult), I was always afraid of Back to the Future II. I loved the first one. I was an 80s kid, I thought the Calvin Klein name was super funny, I loved 50s fashion, and the fact that it had the Howard the Duck girl meant […]

Today was a day of meet-cutes. In my own little world, my new puppy and my cat of 14 years shared a room and some sweet nothings at a louder volume than a whisper. In the larger political world, America’s sweetheart Donald Trump sat down with life-size poop developer Dr. Oz for a will-they-won’t-they medical […]

You know that thing where it’s a holiday weekend, and you really just want to take a moment off? And maybe you’ve had guests in town, and you’re also doing some housework that you’ve been putting off for 6 months? And maybe it’s also going to be a really big TV night, because CNN is […]