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January 22, 2020

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MLB's Sign-Stealing Scandal Has a Silver Lining for Baseball


The Silver Lining to MLB's Sign-Stealing Scandal? People Actually Care.

It's late January and we're talking about baseball, for once

Jennifer Nettles attends the 53nd annual CMA Awards at Bridgestone Arena on November 13, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)


CMT Promises Gender Parity. Why Won't Country Radio Do the Same?

Women are receiving just 1/10th of airplay on country radio, down from 1/3rd two decades ago

The 10 Best Leather Jackets for Men


The 10 Best Leather Jackets for Men

You'll look cool. Like, really cool.

Millennial Week

News & Opinion

Welcome to Middle Age, Millennials

As its oldest members turn 40, we take a look at the problems that will define the generation's future

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The Best Night Cream for Men, According to a Woman

Hims' Goodnight Wrinkle Cream makes me feel like a functional human with a skincare routine

The Japanese hot toddy at ROKC

New York

Where to Find the Best Hot Cocktails in New York City

From a famous Irish coffee to our favorite hot toddy, here's how to get through those cold winter nights

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Los Angeles

Can a Booze-Free Fitness and Social Club Win Over LA’s Elite?

Remedy Place has been called the “Soho House of Wellness”

Earth on fire from the climate change crisis


Has the Climate Crisis Redefined the American Dream?

Every generation wanted more than their parents, until now

A pair of celery root hot toddies from Chicago's Apologue Liqueur


Where to Find the Best Hot Cocktails in Chicago

There’s a long winter ahead of us, which means you have time to try them all

Daily Brief

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January 22, 2020

This Is the Future of American Transit


Can High-Speed Trains Save America?

In California, the industry is in its infancy — but a boom could be on the horizon

Electric Scooters


It's Time to Take Buying an Electric Scooter Seriously

America has a scooter-sharing problem. The rather obvious solution is more affordable than you think.

Electric vehicles charging infrastructure


Is America's Electric-Car Market on the Verge of a Crisis?

It’s not the vehicles. It’s how and where we're going to charge them all.

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The 9 Best Winter Spa Experiences in Northern California

From Nob Hill to Pebble Beach and Lake Tahoe

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London's Most Extreme Restaurant Has a Life-Changing Idea for Leftover Pizza

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Ben Simmons is the future of the NBA. He's also the CEO of mulishness.


Is Ben Simmons the Problem or Solution for the 76ers Process?

With Joel Embiid's injury, it's time for the young star to show what he's made of

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Review: Master & Dynamic’s Latest Earbuds Win on Looks, Power

It’s pretty much what we loved about the previous earbuds x 10

Ira Kaplan of Yo La Tengo: Striped shirt god


Ira Kaplan of Yo La Tengo Is a Secret Style God

On the enduring power of the simple striped T-shirt

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Luka Jones of "Shrill" on the Art of Playing the Dirtbag Boyfriend

He's lazy, he cheats and he's got no discernible source of income. Is he redeemable?

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Review: Did BMW Just Save the Four-Door Sport Sedan?

Your SUV can do a lot of things. But it can't do this.