Sometimes, you just want to sit down in front of the TV and crush an entire episodic adventure in one fell swoop. The next day, you’re ready to argue the merits of the show, maybe speculate on the second season, or otherwise become a painful blight on social media. …


I wasted away on the couch so you don’t have to

Source: Library Of Congress. CC0

The word “comedy” is tagged onto lots of shows that merely have occasional amusing moments. The eleven series below, though, really deserve a comedy billing. …


Before the year 2012, I can’t remember ever meeting a polyamorous couple, but somehow during the past six years or so, I’ve come to know a number of them. I find it intriguing, not because I personally have an interest in exploring such a relationship myself (I don’t), but because…


Let’s consider criteria besides body fat and muscle mass

Every year, consumers spend billions of dollars to lose weight and build muscle. Lean and toned is the pedestrian definition of physical health, and that definition has not changed much in the past 100 years. But does muscle tone and lack of body fat really mean that you’re in good…


Should I Feel Good When A Superhero Is Blown To Bits?

Like any other all-American Jewish boy in the Midwest, I grew up on superheroes and Gatorade, but mostly superheroes (Gatorade is nasty). The unquestioned rule was always that superheroes are highly virtuous characters that help the world become a better place. …


And some ammunition you’ll need to deal with the naysayers

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez At The Women’s March In NYC 2019Photo Dimitri Rodriguez, CC by 2.0

On October 13th, 2024, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) will turn 35 years old. That means that she can be elected President Of The United States in 2024. And, yes, I want her for my president. …


This Book Will Surely Enlighten You But There’s No Guarantee You’ll Survive

If you’re looking at the title of Dr. Michael Greger’s latest book, “How To Survive A Pandemic, ” and think that it’s a book about how you personally can survive a pandemic, then you may be disappointed. Sure…


“How Not To Diet” Skewers Diet Industry Lameness And Delivers The Scientific Goods

On January 2nd, 2020, U.S. News & World Report unveiled their annual review of the best diets. The author of “How Not To Diet,” Michael Greger, is a member of the expert panel that scores the various diets. But if you read his book, you might be surprised to find…


It’s been five months since I published my “I’ve done 1000 Corepower Yoga classes and I have a few suggestions” article, and much has transpired during that time. Corepower got acquired by private equity firm TSG, there was a rather unflattering article in the New York Times which threw quite…


I recently completed one thousand Corepower Yoga classes. It’s not an especially significant event for me, and it doesn’t seem to mean anything to Corepower Incorporated (as far as I know)¹. …

Jason Levitt

I’m a humorist, activist, and raconteur who likes to do nauli.

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