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Your guide to getting into Schitt’s Creek, this year’s Emmys comedy darling

Your guide to getting into Schitt’s Creek, this year’s Emmys comedy darling

The first half of Sunday night’s Primetime Emmy Awards might as well have been named the Schitt’s Creek awards. The Canadian sitcom swept cleanly through all seven categories it was eligible for during the televised ceremony, including Best Comedy Series, making it the first comedy in Emmys history to pull off such a feat. It…
Why the number of people getting tested for Covid-19 has dropped in the US

Why the number of people getting tested for Covid-19 has dropped in the US

Through the late spring and summer, it looked like America was, slowly but surely, building up its Covid-19 testing capacity. But since July and particularly the start of September, that progress has stalled out — and the US’s testing numbers have fallen significantly overall. As of September 17, average daily tests are about 730,000, down…
Face Masks Are Getting A Fashion-Forward Twist At NYFW

Face Masks Are Getting A Fashion-Forward Twist At NYFW

On Imitation of Christ-wearing skateboarders in L.A., on models in Anna Sui’s dollhouse, on crystal-embellished beings in the land of Libertine — everywhere we look during the first digital New York Fashion Week are face masks, each one more stylish than the last. Not that we are entirely surprised: Face masks are one of this…
It Turns Out That Getting $600 A Week Doesn’t Make You Lazy

It Turns Out That Getting $600 A Week Doesn’t Make You Lazy

If the U.S. had locked down properly, was quicker to introduce mass testing and contact tracing, worn masks instead of assaulting grocery store employees, would we even be debating if the $600 needs to be extended right now, almost 5 months into the pandemic? It was implemented exactly to mitigate how long we would have…
We Might Be Getting Another $1,200 Stimulus — But Who Does The HEALS Act Really Heal?

We Might Be Getting Another $1,200 Stimulus — But Who Does The HEALS Act...

Yes. Republicans are proposing that Americans receive a second direct payment, and it’s going to be another $1,200. The income thresholds are staying the same, too; individuals with an adjusted gross income of $75,000 or less based on their most recent tax return will receive the full $1,200, while those with an income of over…
Silicon Valley’s richest are getting richer just as the pandemic is getting worse

Silicon Valley’s richest are getting richer just as the pandemic is getting worse

America’s wealthiest tech billionaires are faring extraordinarily well six months into a historic pandemic, posing a striking contrast with the fate of other Americans during the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. When the coronavirus pandemic began to ravage the economy, those who worry about inequality expressed concern that billionaires — and particularly tech…
The Top Yogi-Approved Mats For Getting Your Flow On

The Top Yogi-Approved Mats For Getting Your Flow On

Not all of us may be able to shell out for a full home gym setup — but, odds are, a yoga mat to go with those free-to-cheap online videos is a worthy investment that we can justify. And, as anyone who's mindlessly scrolled Amazon's yoga mats selection, the internet has a seemingly endless selection…
8 Tattoos We’re Getting Right After Quarantine

8 Tattoos We’re Getting Right After Quarantine

They say absence makes the heart grow fonder, which might explain why so many of us are itching for a new tattoo right now. With tattoo shops across the country closed to stop the spread of COVID-19, our plans for new ink are currently on hold — but that doesn't mean we don't spend a…
Even Celebrities Are Getting Swept Away By Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Even Celebrities Are Getting Swept Away By Animal Crossing: New Horizons

In New Horizons, players gather materials and build tools with the soft-goal of developing a deserted island into a 5-star destination that attracts residents. The more you play, the more access you gain to customizable features. Islands covered in hybrid flowers, covetable residences, and players decked out in swaggy designer clothing. So it's especially telling…
Read This Before Getting A Piercing Or Tattoo During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Read This Before Getting A Piercing Or Tattoo During The COVID-19 Pandemic

However, New York City-based dermatologist Joshua Zeichner says it's best to steer clear for now. "I would avoid new piercings and new tattoos to be safe," he says. "I also would encourage people to take off and clean their jewelry, particularly rings." As Dr. Zeichner explains, dirt, oil, and microbes can get trapped beneath rings and…

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