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    The 9 to 12

    The existential crisis that hits all of us between 9 and 12 on Sunday nights deserve some conversation. I think what I want to say, if nothing else, is that the…

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    The Class Friends Phenomenon

    Last weekend, I went to a fraternity date function. As I perused the overly packed venue, I spotted a boy I’d wanted to hook up with for a few weeks. Feeling…

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    Duke in Durham

    Ah, spring break, study abroad, and summer… don’t those words just get the wanderlust in your blood going? While the mere thought of new adventures has me jumping up and down,…

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    The Problem with ~Aesthetic~

    Aesthetic. Aesthetic. You’ve probably heard it mentioned as a reaction to someone’s Instagram post or outfit. And maybe you’ve used it as a descriptor more times than you’d care to admit.…

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    A Question of Accountability

    Accountability is the ultimate check for democracy. It is a sacred contract between the people and their leaders, a shared understanding that decisions need to be justified and mistakes accounted for.…

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    Rumble in the Dangal

    India’s second national sport, after cricket (although it’s officially Hockey), is going to the movies. Ask even the most American of Indian Americans, and they’ll tell you many a fable about…

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    Re-Centering Mediocrity

    Having adopted a generational name marking the huge yet arbitrary temporal transition that took place towards the beginning of our lives, if for nothing else, millennials will at least be remembered…

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    boots&cats: Spring Break Edition

    I’m no artist or producer; I’m just a guy who loves music. This is boots&cats: Playlist One. * * * * * Spring break is upon us. And, oh? What’s that?…