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I wrote about taking trauma and mental illness into account when we discuss Kanye's unpredictable behavior.
“You’re doing everything right,” my doctor said, pressing a stethoscope to my slouching back. “You’re just really run down.” I resolved to find out exactly why the festival flu was such a powerful opponent, and how I’d defeat it next summer.
At its most inspired, Drake’s feelings-centric rap creates soap operatic confections of Cheesecake Factory whipped cream; at its lowest, it takes form of an underhanded shot at a rival’s public struggle with mental illness and addiction.
A personal piece examining the scientific & anecdotal evidence that playing Pokémon Go can help with depression and anxiety.
On the real origins of "internet slang" and cultural imperialism.