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Style

Products of the Week: Sneakers, TVs, Whiskey and More

A mountain of gear and apparel crosses our desk each week. Here's the best of it.

"The Revenant"

News & Opinion

5 Superb Long-Form Stories of Human Survival Against All Odds

You've seen the movies. Now read the real-life tales that inspired them.

Airbnb Is Now Operating Adventure Tours

Travel

Airbnb Is Now Operating Adventure Tours

Malibu surf camp or Alaskan dogsledding?

You (Always) Need New Sneakers: 8 Picks from This Huge Nike Sale

Shoes

You (Always) Need New Sneakers: 8 Picks from This Huge Nike Sale

From running to golfing to just cold stunting

So Can We Still Visit Cuba, or…?

Travel

What the Latest Cuban Travel Restrictions Mean for Americans

Your next mojito shouldn't be this confusing

David Crosby (Leah Odze Epstein for InsideHook)

Advice

The World According to David Crosby

On curse words, the state of weed and staying motivated in your golden years

The Science of Performance

Vehicles

What Happens to Your Brain in a Race Car Doing 140 MPH?

We headed to New York’s Monticello Motor Club to find out

Yosemite Valley, 6AM.

Travel

How the World's Best Nature Photographer Shoots Yosemite at Sunrise

He won't tell you how to take a better photo. But he'll show you where to find one.

Utrecht

News & Opinion

Best City for Cyclists? You’ve Probably Never Been.

A historic but lesser-known European metropolis takes first place in a new study

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June 15, 2019 June 14, 2019 June 13, 2019

In the Name of the Fathers

Arts & Entertainment

The Science of Dad Jokes

The surprisingly global appeal of the corniest of humor

The cellphone holster is the daddy of all dad accessories.

News & Opinion

Why Dads Love Cellphone Holsters

Even in the age of smartphones, many a dad still rocks the classic cell phone holster

The Advice 5 American Dads Would Give Their Pre-Dad Selves

Advice

The Advice 5 American Dads Would Give Their Pre-Dad Selves

From mastering the ‘Dad Look’ to owning a good corkscrew

The 30 Most Memorable Father-Son Duos in Movie History

Arts & Entertainment

The 30 Most Memorable Father-Son Duos in Movie History

Some suck. Some rock. All are a reason to watch.

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USA Thailand Women's World Cup

Sports

The USWNT Is Out to Prove Something. But What?

The Americans romped to a record-breaking 13-0 victory in their first game of the World Cup

Chris Folkerts

Culture

A Chat With an L.A. Cannabis Pioneer About America’s Best Weed City

Where to shop, what to buy and the problem with budtenders

The Best 9 Bars Along SF’s New Crosstown Trail

Food & Drink

The Best 9 Bars Along SF’s New Crosstown Trail

From the city’s best Bloody Marys to a San Francisco icon

Chicago's Best Coffee Roasters

Food & Drink

Chicago’s Best Coffee Roasters (And Where to Find Them)

Or: 13 reasons why Chicago has the best coffee scene in the US

Kevin Durant reacts after sustaining an injury in the NBA Finals. (Gregory Shamus/Getty)

Sports

Why Kevin Durant’s Injury Could Be a Good Thing for the Warriors

It seemed likely that the two-time Finals MVP would leave. Now that's not so certain.

The Moth GrandSLAM Is the Ultimate NYC Icebreaker Date

Culture

The Moth GrandSLAM Is the Ultimate NYC Icebreaker Date

Eat. Watch people tell stories. Drink. Win.

Bill Murray

Movies

Bill Murray Plays Himself

Or is that just what he wants us to think?

RhinoWolf

Gear

These Modular Tents Zip Together to Create a “Super Tent”

It packs into a six-pound bag and comes with a built-in air mattress