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The Nexus of All Despair

Frances Brundage, Thanksgiving Day Greetings (detail), ca. 1913.Our Winter 2015 issue features an interview with Jane and Michael Stern, who have written more ...

November 25, 2015 06:10 PM

Let’s Watch Father Carve This Handsome Bird

This vintage video from the U.S. Department of Agriculture actually gives a very good primer on carving—frankly, it’s the best guide I’ve found, and the ...

November 25, 2015 02:46 PM

Our Prefab Thanksgiving

Celebrating the old-fashioned way: at an African-themed indoor water park in Wisconsin.The yellow three-track potato sack slide is encased in ice, and the ...

November 25, 2015 12:00 PM

Rain the Color of Blue With a Little Red in It, and Other News

A still from Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai.In an effort to combat censorship, the British filmmaker Charlie Lyne (such a British filmmaker name, no?) has ...

November 25, 2015 08:45 AM

Chubby Boys and Chubby Girls

“Chubby Boys and Chubby Girls,” a portfolio by Steve Gianakos, appeared in our Summer 1983 issue. Gianakos, who was born in 1938, had his most recent show ...

November 24, 2015 06:39 PM

The Worst Game

Just as Nabokov would’ve wanted it.The other day, I invented the worst game ever. It all started in the supermarket when I passed the processed cheeses. ...

November 24, 2015 02:48 PM