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Best Movie Releases Summer 2019


The 20 Movies You’ve Gotta See Between Now and August

Ten blockbusters. Ten sleepers. In other words: something for everyone.

How to Launder Your White Clothing


How to Launder Your Whites Like a Fresh, Clean and Self-Sufficient Man

White clothes are hard. Follow these nine rules and you'll be OK.

You can get everything from CBD beer to CBD burgers (Photo by Demi Pradolin on Unsplash)

Health & Fitness

Has the CBD Trend Jumped the Shark?

A CBD-infused fast-food burger signals cannabidiol has gone mainstream. Is that a bad thing?

Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder. (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)


The Rise of NBA MVPs Who Will Probably Never Be Champions

Guys like Westbrook and Harden are all great players, but can they ever win a ring?

Tim Cook


Tim Cook Says You Should Use Your Phone Less. Here’s How He Does It.

At the Time 100 Summit, the Apple CEO offered up a simple trick to limit phone use

Aretha Franklin in Amazing Grace


Why It Took Nearly 50 Years to Release This Aretha Franklin Concert Film

Producer Alan Elliott talks with InsideHook about Amazing Grace, the best concert film that you've never seen

The new Flying Lotus album will be out soon


Song of the Day: “Takashi” by Flying Lotus

Is it considered a B-side if it's streaming?



Luminary Wants to (But Probably Will Not) Become the “Netflix for Podcasts”

We offer 7 worthy, cheaper alternatives to the new big-budget podcast app

Daily Brief

What to Know Now, via RealClearLife

April 24, 2019 April 23, 2019

National Park Week


Our 10 Favorite National Park Day Hikes Around the Country

It’s National Park Week, everybody. Here’s how to celebrate.

Keep on Reading

The Stingray nonstick pan collection is available now on Kickstarter.

Home Goods

Is the Stingray the First Sexy Nonstick Pan?

It’s the first pan from Kickstarter favorite Edge of Belgravia


Health & Fitness

An Animated Guide to Preventing and Surviving Testicular Cancer

Including the one thing every man needs to start doing now

Tacolicious is one of the eight best taco spots in S.F.

Food & Drink

The 8 Best Tacos in SF, in Our Highly Subjective Opinion

Including the two that offer killer Taco Tuesday deals

The Columbus Blue Jackets beat the top-seeded Tampa Bay in the playoffs. (Getty)


Why Do Weird Things Happen in the NHL Playoffs? Simple: Luck.

Puck luck plays a big role in determining winners in the NHL playoffs

Of course Stephen King, Ursua K. Le Guin and Virginia Woolf could make their crazy ideas work


10 Insane Ideas That Made Brilliant Books

From Stephen King to a Seinfeldian book about nothing to a 19th century Eastern European classic

NETA in Northampton, Massachusetts


What It’s Like to Legally Buy Weed for the First Time

In Northampton, Mass, the police show you where to park — with a smile

Cinematographer Mike Gioulakis, director David Robert Mitchell, film editor Julio Perez IV, composer Rich Vreeland and producer Adele Romanski on the best day for the film "Under The Silver Lake" (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)


The Life, Death and Possible Rebirth of a Must-See Indie Flick

Why "Under the Silver Lake" went from Cannes darling to being abandoned by its studio