Plus, space rock, the vibecession, Hot Line Cook Summer, and other things we're obsessing over this month
and
3
3
We are all outsiders, with Eve 6 GuyMax Collins on his evolution from Y2K alt-rocker to post-Bernie public intellectual, John Hinckley's music, and finding redemption in a culture war
and
1
Discuss: The Best Music of 2022 (so far)2022 has been gangbusters for exciting sonic outputs across the board. Check out our playlist, and send us your own favorites. 
and
2
13
The Boomer Ballast effect, with Kevin Munger and Joshua Citarella (full)Living in the shadows of the richest and most powerful generation in U.S. history is pushing youth politics into strange new shapes.
and
1
The Boomer Ballast effect, with Kevin Munger and Joshua CitarellaLiving in the shadows of the richest and most powerful generation in U.S. history is pushing youth politics into strange new shapes
and
6
What we're reading, watching, listening to, and obsessing over this month, with Drew Millard.
and
2
New Yorkers have been escaping to the Hudson Valley for decades. Audrey Gelman's "country store" tells us a lot about the place, and ourselves.
3
The tricky business of reporting on the New Right (full)Navigating political journalism from the front lines of the culture war, with James Pogue.
and
The tricky business of reporting on the New RightNavigating political journalism from the front lines of the culture war, with James Pogue.
and
2
What we're reading, watching, and obsessing over this month, with friend-of-the-pod Drew Millard.
and
Coachella Vibes: A Serious InvestigationWhat America's premiere megafest tells us about the state of culture, society and ourselves, with Katie Bain
and
2
Netflix's 'Is it Cake?,' a cooking show based on a meme, slices open the conflicting incentives driving contemporary media.
4