Friendship is losing ground as a social institution, so we asked six people to tell us why their friendship is important to them and why it might be the most significant relationship they have.
Written by Marin Cogan, Alex Abad-Santos, and Lauren Katz
Do you think we’re done being friends? (next week, Tuesday)
As painful as a romantic breakup can be, a platonic one can hurt just as much.
Author: Allie Volpe
The revolutionary political influence of friendship (coming Tuesday)
It can strengthen our resistance to oppression. The philosopher Hannah Arendt held infamous cocktail parties, which proved her point.
Credit: Alisa Wilkinson
Tips for making small talk when you despise it (coming Wednesday)
The much-maligned conversational style is defended.
Credit: Rebecca Jennings
Too many people in the United States reside in areas designed exclusively for automobile traffic, rather than for social interaction. On tap for this Thursday
The role that city planning played in the modern friendship breakdown.
Author: Muizz Akhtar
How to have fun at a social gathering, even if you’re an introvert (coming Friday)
Keeping your social energy levels up is essential.
As written by Eliza Brooke
The top 5 Fall getaways in the Northeast
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Giant Slide reopened in the US for the first time since going viral
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This hiker falls to his death at the Grand Canyon
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Ford fixed a problem with the Mustang that caused many crashes
Ford Mustang prototype mystery of 'The Bulge' has finally been solved.
You can buy a 90s Porsche-inspired boat, if you really want to
Yes, this is a yacht made to kind of look like a 993-generation 911 cabriolet.