Queer Sci-Fi Book Exclusive Excerpt: A Fractured Infinity

Image: Titan Books What would you do if you fell in love—with a person who’s your husband in an alternate reality? Things only get stranger and more confusingnot to mention more dangerous, from there for the protagonist of The Fractured Infinitythe new queer science fiction book from author Nathan Tavares. io9 has a sneak peek … Read more

Is TikTok’s NyQuil Chicken Real? The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture

Screenshots: DomisLive NEWS/Twitter Dear Food and Drug Administration: You need to start asking me what things are real and what things are fake among teenagers before you send out warnings. This week’s real-things: Chinese teenagers pretending to go to American high school, a rapping politician redefining “cringe,” and a video game critic taking a huge … Read more

Did Harry Styles Spit on Chris Pine? The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture

This week, some young people are learning about how they have no privacy at work. Others are asking why they can’t make friends. But everyone is asking whether Harry Styles spits on Chris Pine. Did Harry Styles really spit on Chris Pine? The 10– second clip of Olivia Wilde, Harry Styles, and Chris Pine has … Read more

The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture: Who Is a Corn Kid?

Sometimes the churning storm und drang of a dying republic are drowned out by purity and light. This week, our momentary respite from despair comes from Corn Kid, a kid who likes corn so much, he might save the world. What’s the deal with Corn Kid? This week, an internet legend was born: Corn Kid. … Read more