Gay Talese’s 40-Year-Old Treatise on Sex in America Is Still Just as Scandalous as Ever

“Thy Neighbor’s Wife” was supposed to help ignite a revolution. We're still waiting for it.


Robert Maxwell, Not Rupert Murdoch, Was the Real-Life Logan Roy

Archrival to Rupert Murdoch, father to Ghislaine and a timely reminder of what happens when wealthy men level their sights on the media


Kareem Rosser Is the New Face of American Polo

In his new memoir "Crossing the Line," Rosser charts his journey from a stable in Philadelphia to the Intercollegiate Championship


Excerpt: Rich Cohen Recounts the Time He Almost Beat Mark Messier

Cohen’s new novel “Pee Wees: Confessions of a Hockey Parent” is out this week


What Is Lost When Youth Sports Are Treated Like Big Business?

In “Pee Wees: Confessions of a Hockey Parent”, Rich Cohen revisits the sport of his youth to find that everything has changed

Home & Design

Stuff We Swear By: This Is the Best Weighted Blanket We've Ever Used

It took 39 years, but I’ve finally gotten solid shut-eye for several months in a row.


Why Ralph Lauren Never Goes Out of Style

For the number-one name in American menswear, the word "vintage" is baked in on a near-cellular level


Steely Dan’s Cynical, Moody Masterpiece Hits Harder 40 Years Later

"Gaucho" is an album about people who are all past their prime. We all feel that way right about now.


Why the Flask Is Perfectly Suited for Pandemic Drinking

Who needs a bar when I can walk around with some whiskey in my pocket?


Pick Up a Home-Only Cardigan for Maximum Fall Coziness

What, that old thing? That's my house sweater.

Food & Drink

There Has Never Been a Better Time to Eat a Club Sandwich

Building one should be regarded as an art form, however