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Jack Nicholson peering through axed in door in lobby card for the film 'The Shining', 1980. (Photo b...

Get into the Thanksgiving Spirit with 'The Shining'

Time for some fun with the whole family

here's uncle johnny
Nicholas Russell

How to Talk to Your Dad About 'Yellowstone' This Thanksgiving

Here's a cheat sheet

Dutton Family Values
Olivia Craighead
Digital and Mobile communication concept,

Dear Fuck-Up: When Does Flirting Cross the Line?

I slide into someone's DMs every now and then, but never with the intention to cheat

Hey...
Brandy Jensen

Acts of Care in a Culture of Fear: AIDS and the Catholic Church

Michael J. O’Loughlin’s 'Hidden Mercy' is an essential historical addition

Oral Histories
Daniel Walden

Bustle CEO Bryan Goldberg Bought Napoleon’s Hat

And all we got was this interview

NOTHING PSYCHOLOGICAL HERE
Tarpley Hitt

Howard and Robin

The key to the shock jock's success has always been right beside him

Talk Radio
Megan Reynolds

Inside the Turmoil at Jezebel

Nine people have left the website since March. Those we spoke to cited executive overreach and dwindling resources

KILLER CONTENT
Tarpley Hitt

All My Family's Undignified Deaths

There are a surprising number of them

Falling Off the Family Tree
Sam Wetherell

Kyle Rittenhouse Is an American

Our country's legal history renders the teen's case familiar if not inevitable.

News
Patrick Blanchfield

Me and Travis McGee

The protagonist of John D. MacDonald's Florida crime fiction is something better than a hero — he's a useful guy.

Good Reads
Adam Fleming Petty

The Cursed Career of Kirsten Dunst

And is this the year it finally stops?

More Like Curse-ten
Olivia Craighead

'The Every' Is the Book Our Stupid Future Deserves

Dave Eggers's sequel to The Circle meets us where we are

2 fast 2 furious
Nicholas Russell

'The Fugitive' Is the Coziest Movie

Curl up and watch a train derailment.

Brrrr
Robert Rubsam

I Did Not Have High Hopes for 'Mayor Pete'

It failed to live up to even those

BORE ROOM
Tarpley Hitt

More Celebrities Should Keep Their Real Teeth

One area in which the British have us beat

Dental Work
Olivia Craighead

Pleasure Needs No Politics

Not everything you enjoy must be "an act of resistance."

It Can Simply Be Nice
B.D. McClay