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Radical Subtlety and Smartphone Ads

Spencer Wharton

December 7, 2012

I was yelling at the TV for a lot of election night. I was at the Pio's election night liveblog headquarters (read: Managing Editor Libby Arnosti's house), watching a live feed of election coverage, as well as compulsively refreshing multiple tabs in my browser. As anyone who knows me will tell you, ...

Runaway sex-positivism creates obligations, overlooks nonsexual

Spencer Wharton

October 18, 2012

When it comes to relationships, Whitties either go for short-term hookups or long-term commitments, or so it's said. Regardless of which you go for, however, there tend to be underlying expectations of sex. Leave a party with someone and we expect that means the night's ending with sex. Date someone fo...

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