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In the arc of American history, the early 21st century will be remembered, above all, as an era defined by the death of civility and the rebir…

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In life, and statistics, random events happen. Flip a coin a thousand times, and you will surely find a combination that leaves you scratching…

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Just as Stephen Curry delivers excellence every time he steps on the court, Jai Dee manages to do this with their own curry. Situated right ne…

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Speaking for the great punk band The Stooges at their induction into the rock and roll hall of fame in 2010, lead singer James Osterberg, bett…

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Last weekend, Michael Bloomberg was greeted by about 150 Knoxvillians to open his fifth campaign office in Tennessee. Bloomberg’s visit marks …

Media consumption these days is higher than it has ever been in human history. With the advent of the internet and the development of “fandom”…

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For decades, the United States of America and its citizens have embraced and adopted the idea of American exceptionalism as an irrefutable fac…

Welcome to Let’s Talk About It, the column where we answer questions posed by our readers regarding sex, sexuality, gender and related topics,…

Do you have a movie that you absolutely love, and when you heard that there was a sequel you got incredibly excited? What new story could they…

As someone who has been watching Japanese anime for almost eight years at this point, it is incredible to see just how large of a phenomenon a…

For the majority of our generation’s lives, our country has been in various military conflicts with countries abroad. Today, the nation’s main…

During the Titans vs. Patriots game, NBC aired a simple statistic: “This year, the four teams that threw the football the most all missed the …

Moral outrage is a fixture in campus life. Fueled by expanding social technology, outrage culture is ripping through the fabric of American de…

When everyone first picks up a controller and starts a fighting game, they’re naturally drawn to a character. Maybe first you were drawn to th…

Yeast isn't just found in bread — it can also be found in everybody’s genitals. Everyone has it, but it only causes an issue when it becomes o…

Growing up in Knoxville, I can’t even begin to count the number of times I’ve been up to the Great Smoky Mountains. I have some of the happies…

In December 2016, two teenage boys were charged with starting the fire that ravaged the Gatlinburg area. These kids, ages 15 and 17, were play…

past week I went to Knoxville’s resident arthouse theater, Regal Downtown West, to see “JoJo Rabbit” and I was not disappointed. As a fan of d…

Electoral politics are a controversial topic in many left-wing discussions, almost always following after critiques of liberalism. The recent …

This past election day, something magical happened. Overwhelmingly, Knoxville chose women to lead them into 2020. For the first time in Knoxvi…

Welcome to Let’s Talk About It, the column where we answer questions posed by our readers regarding sex, sexuality, gender and related topics,…

One of the first science experiments I remember doing was in third grade science class when we germinated seeds. The important part was not ac…

Aaron Rodgers should clearly not be a candidate for the Most Valuable Player award this year. However, there are complex reasons why you would…

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