Pop Culture Matters — Editor’s Note

Pop culture is ephemeral. Celebrities rise and fall (and then land reality TV shows exploring their feelings about their fall); television shows and movies come and go (and come back again in rebooted form). The “song of summer” this year will have faded from people’s memories long before fall arrives. But some aspects of popular … Continued


Why Jake Gyllenhaal Should Start a Lifestyle Brand

In a recent interview with British Esquire, actor Jake Gyllenhaal confessed that he believes “deeply in the unconscious.” He also seems to believe in a kind of transformational osmosis: “You literally accumulate the molecules of the space that you’re in,” he said. “We’re like 90 per cent water, so naturally we are going to be … Continued