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The Pernicious Laziness of Paw Patrol

Recs & Links To Get You Through the End of the Year

Friday Thread: Thank God It's Advice Time

The Problems of Modern Philanthropy

Tuesday Thread: What are you watching, what's good, what's weird, what's missable?

One Significant Adult

Friday Thread: Your Moral Educator

The Absorption Vacation

Tuesday Thread: Recipe & Cookbook Concierge

The Dolls of Our Lives

Friday Thread: Low-Key Brags

The Root of Over-Meeting Culture

Tuesday Thread: About Time for WHAT ARE YOU READING

The Culture Study Podcast

A Different Sort of Ritual

Friday Thread: What's Hard and Heavy About These Months?

Big Future Garden Energy

Culture Study Podcast Subscriber Promo Code!

Introducing the Culture Study Podcast


Gifts and Links and Gifts and Links and Gifts and Links and Gifts and Links

Let's Go Community Shopping

Tuesday Thread: Perfect Staple Clothes

The Cost of Free Land

Friday Thread: Questions You Wish You Could Ask Previous Owners/Builders of Your Home

You Only Like the Beginning of Things

Tuesday Thread: What are you watching?

How I've Changed My Thinking About Burnout

Friday Thread: Typologies


A Deep Dive Into #RushTok Fashion

Tuesday Thread: Podcast Concierge

The Friendship Dip

Friday Thread: Narratives for Getting Older

Butts: A Backstory

Tuesday Thread: Sounds Like Fall

A Glorious Full Fall Day of Links and Recs


A Different Way to Think About Student Success

Classifieds, Culture Study Style

Are You In The Portal?

Friday Thread: What's Your Job's Problem?

Garden Study Thread: BULBS

There is Nothing Magical About Forgiveness

Tuesday Thread: How Has Your Internet Changed?

How Millennials Grew Up and Got Old

Friday Thread: Things That Make You Feel Old

Appreciation Post: Begonias

The Rise, Fall, and Remaking of the #GirlBoss

Tuesday Thread: What are you watching??

Taylor Swift Likes to Work

Friday Thread: The Best Sacrifice You Ever Made

Montana Cottagecore in Zone 4/5

"Am I A Classhole?"


Links Up and Down and Around and Around

Friday Thread: Your Anxiety Dream

Putting the Garden to Bed

Community Roadblocks

Tuesday Thread: What Game Are You Playing?

“American Motherhood Felt Like That: Like a Plan Devised by Men.”

Friday Thread: Coolest, Weirdest, Best Hobbies

"There is no trauma in my garden"

How to Kid-Proof Your Friendship

Tuesday Thread: A Book That's Changed You

The Value of a Polaroid Summer

Friday Thread: *Future* Friday Threads

Cutting Back + Powdery Mildew Patrol

The Specific Catharsis of 'That Guy"

Tuesday Thread: What are you drinking?

The New Out-of-State Recruit

Friday Thread: What Made You Change Your Mind?

How to Chaos Garden

#TradWife Life as Self-Annihilation

Tuesday Thread: What in the world are you watching???

An Infinity Pool of Links & Rec


Your Garden Gear

The Sterile World of Infinite Choice

Tuesday Thread: Your VHS Tapes

Pretty White Moms in Their Pretty White Houses

Friday Thread: Absolutely Dreadful

Crappy Gravelscaping & Rescuing Plants from Demo Zones

That's a Rich Text

Tuesday Thread: Immaculate Condiments

Culture Study Meets Bama RushTok

Friday Thread: What does it mean to be happy?

Approximately One Billion Things I Learned About Growing Dahlias This Year

Three Years

Tuesday Thread: What are you listening to?

A Different Way to Think About Screentime

Friday Thread: A Different Conversation about Renting

A Less Judgy Route to Native Plant Gardening

The Particular Pleasure of the Internet Rec

Tuesday Thread: Purchase That Was Going To Solve All Your Problems (And Didn't)

Doggish Days of Summer Links & Recs

Friday Thread: Simplest Pleasures

Container Gardening Explained, Pt. 2

The Workday "Dead Zone" is a Fake Problem

Tuesday Thread: What Are You Reading?

Where's My Rest Badge?

Friday Thread: How You Want to Be Parented

The Practiced Patience of Gardening with Kids

Tuesday-ish Thread: What To Watch Concierge

Barbie Answers Oppenheimer

What Community Do You Have, What Community is Missing?

Friday Thread: Your Childless Experience

Garden Mistakes Were Made

How Your House Makes You Miserable

Tuesday Thread: Culture Study Thread Rec You've Loved


Friday Thread: Divorce Feelings

The Glory of Square Foot Gardening

Tuesday Thread: What are you cooking?

The Thread Vibes Are Off

Hot and Summery Links & Recs

Friday Thread: Your Ideas About "Hard Work"

Consider the Ornamental Grass

The Fascinating History of Feminist Restaurants

Friday Thread: Pivots

Container Gardening Explained, Pt. 1

Bed Rotting and Loud Quitting

Tuesday Thread: What are you reading?!?

Welcome to Garden Study

Friday Thread: Mundane Errands You Low-Key Love

Moby Dyke

Tuesday Thread: Music Concierge

Get Ready for Some Real Fibroid Talk

Friday Thread: Your Favorite (Family) Photo

Memoir of a Broken Safety Net

Tuesday Thread: What Are You Watching?

An Ever-Expanding Oasis of Links and Recs

Friday Thread: Your Favorite Part About Being Queer

This Will Change the Way You Think About Ambition

Tuesday Thread: The Unoptimizable

Hometown's Finest

You or Someone You Love

The Optimization Sinkhole

Friday Thread: What's Essential to Your Living Space?

Beauty Culture is Hustle Culture

Tuesday Thread: The Best Song of the Summer

A Largesse of Links & Recs


How Do We Think Beyond Our Own Existence?

Tuesday Thread: What are you reading?

This is Not Just a Post About Dog Grief

The Worst, Worst Week

Getting Rid of "You Should Be Grateful"

Tuesday Thread: What are you watching?

How to Decline

Friday Thread: What is your brain working on?

How to Have the Fat Talk

Tuesday Thread: A Kitchen Implement/Trick That's Actually Changed Your Cooking Life

What Fandom's "Found Families" Tell Us About Our Hunger for Community

Friday Thread: How Do You Understand the Economy?

The Wages of Overwork

Tuesday Thread: Regional Food Delights


Friday Thread: Specific Care Advice

How to Write an Email

Tuesday Thread: What Game(s) Are You Playing?

A Veritable Cornucopia of Links & Recs

Friday Thread: Ideas for Future Newsletters

No Seriously, What is Intelligence?

Tuesday Thread: Book Concierge

You'd Be Happier Living Closer to Friends. Why Don't You?

Friday Thread: How Do You Meet People (Romantically) IRL?

Why Are (White) Men So Unambitious?

Tuesday Thread: What are you watching?

A True Bounty of Recs & Links

Friday Thread: When did you start reading (or re-start reading) the news?

The Jews of Summer

Tuesday Thread: Most Perfect Places You've Stayed

What It Actually Takes to Make a Living Making Jewelry

Friday Thread: Letting Go

Ms. Petersen Went Up the Mountain Herself

Tuesday Thread: What are you cooking?

To Read, To Try, To Revisit, To Actually Watch

Friday Thread: Going Alone

"You can only write at the speed of your own self-awareness."

Tuesday Thread: Characters Who Shaped You

Got That Coffee Klatch Invite

Friday Thread: The Pettiest Thing You've Ever Done

What Teachers Really Think About All Those Spirit Days

Tuesday Thread: What 2022-2023 Movies Have You Seen?

Sick Week, New Look


The Tyranny of Faux Self-Care

Tuesday Thread: The Triumphant Return of What Are You Reading??

The Work is Not Enough

Friday Thread: A Person You Love

Trickle-Down Agriculture

Tuesday Thread: What would you tell your younger self about love?

Is Everything an MLM?

Friday Thread: Good Jobs

An Interview with a Living Vampire

Tuesday Thread: What are you watching?

The Anxious Style of American Parenting

Friday Thread: Organizing/Smoothing/Simplifying Your Online Life

A Different Way to Think About “Quarterlife”

Tuesday Thread: The First Great Song You Chose on Your Own

Get Your Hot Hot Links!!!

Friday Thread: A Childhood Artifact

Layoff Brain

Tuesday Thread: The Case for the Most '90s Movie EVER

The Wondrous World of Escape Room Design

Friday Thread: Caregiving

Culture Study Challenge: One Small Community Thing

Tuesday Thread: Podcast Concierge

When Did Fitness Become a Luxury Item?

Friday Thread: All the Places We Live

What You Don't Know About the HarperCollins Strike

Tuesday Thread: Reads Outside Your Norm

Archiving Your Teen Self

Friday Thread: Recs No One Asked For

Gentrification is Inevitable (and Other Lies)

Tuesday Thread: Songs to Stare at the Ceiling To

The Week to Nowhere + New Year, New Links