Birdman, Self-Doubt, and the Fear of Criticism
Birdman, Self-Doubt, and the Fear of Criticism

(Credit: Fox Searchlight) Author’s note: There are minor Birdman spoilers in here. If you haven’t seen the film yet, reading this won’t necessarily ruin it for you, but some of this piece might not make as much sense. (Also, what are you waiting for?) I loved Birdman — both times I watched it, and likely […]

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5 (Uncommon) Reasons to Grow a Beard

Like the Macarena in the ’90s and MySpace profiles in the ’00s, beards are in. In fact, they’re probably in-ner far longer than I’ve been sporting a legitimate beard (4 months) and not just perma-stubble (since I was 10). They’re almost so in that I feel like I’m writing about this thing called the internet […]