On X-Men, Queercore, and great portraits.
Our staff favorites for this season of joy.
Things We Observed This Week
Why are there so many movies about dads who are sad...in space? (vulture)
The mountain retreat for the liberal elite confronts a populist world it helped create. (1843magazine)
VC has finally come for the least sexy communication style. (theatlantic)
Staving off Five Guys with Uber Eats, customization, and a little data harvesting. (bloomberg)
Are they distracting from more systemic solutions that are necessary? (wired)
Lyft blocked app users from accessing New York’s Citi Bike. Why? (citylab)