What Foursquare Was Up to on Their Summer Vacation

While the rest of us were checking-in to our favorite beaches and bars, the team over at Foursquare has been forfeiting their mayorships this summer to push out an impressive amount of exciting new features and updates just in time for the fall. It’s no surprise Foursquare has been in overdrive mode — they’ve been […]

A Meditation on Black Manhood

This piece is part of a special series on the End of Gender. This series includes bloggers from Role/Reboot, Good Men Project, The Huffington Post, Salon, HyperVocal, Ms. Magazine, YourTango, Psychology Today, Princess Free Zone, and The Next Great Generation. Manhood can be a rigid and oppressive thing. By saying “manhood,” I mean this modern American society’s notion of what constitutes a man as a […]

Justin Timberlake’s Identity Crisis

Perhaps one of the biggest household names to come out of the teenage pop music boom of the late 1990s is Justin Timberlake. What some people seem to forget, however, is JT was indeed a serious, and amazingly talented, singer/songwriter before ever breaking into the film industry. But to the dismay of his fans, Timberlake […]

A Letter to My (Future) Son

This piece is part of a special series on the End of Gender. This series includes bloggers from Role/Reboot, Good Men Project, The Huffington Post, Salon, HyperVocal, Ms. Magazine, YourTango, Psychology Today, Princess Free Zone, and The Next Great Generation. Someday, I hope I have a son. Not because I don’t want a daughter. But because there are things unique to being a man I […]

Are We the Lost Generation? (A Response)

Despite the numerous titles our generation has received over the years, it appears we’re no longer the “lazy generation” “Gen Whine” or “Generation Limbo.”  Now, we have been graced with the title “The Lost Generation.” According to new census figures released Thursday, Sept. 22, Generation Y is struggling to leave home, find work, and begin a […]

The Timeline: The Biggest Thing to Happen on Facebook Since Facebook

You’ve received endless Facebook updates about Facebook updates. Your entire news feed was bombarded with statuses about how pissed everyone was regarding what would be the most minor of Facebook changes to come in the next week. People who normally switch their profile picture on an hourly basis were losing their shit over this one […]