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Engaged Anthropology: Brown's Haffenreffer Museum collection reflects social issues
September 18, 2018 No Commentby

Engaged Anthropology: Brown’s Haffenreffer Museum collection reflects social issues

As the sepia-tinged blanket of fall warms the landscape with hues of burnt orange, yellow and red, college campuses across ...

Now Hear This: Aural Sex brings queer-positive porn to the masses
September 15, 2018 No Commentby

Now Hear This: Aural Sex brings queer-positive porn to the masses

“Love can’t pay the rent, but lust…” / “Bo leans into Delilah, their nose touching her cheek as they lock ...

Advice from the Trenches: High School Fashion
September 12, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: High School Fashion

Dear C and Dr. B It’s the first week of my daughters high school freshman year. She is a good ...

Alt-Health: Kids and E-Cigs
September 12, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Kids and E-Cigs

They look like USB drives, but they are a delivery system of a very different kind. “Pod Mods” are a ...

Skateboarding
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Skateboarding

As a kid, I was pretty unfamiliar with the lay of the land outside of my quiet suburban neighborhood in ...

One Man's Brush Is Another Man's Lunch
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

One Man’s Brush Is Another Man’s Lunch

I recently signed up for a guided foraging walk with a group, but when I arrived at the appointed spot, ...

You Can't Get There from Here
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

You Can’t Get There from Here

Hot, muggy nights that were spent drinking vodka cocktails and watching “Shark Tank” reruns will now be spent drinking whisky ...

Get Your Flippie-Floppies: Blackstone Valley River Tours Will Put You On a Boat
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Get Your Flippie-Floppies: Blackstone Valley River Tours Will Put You On a Boat

The Blackstone Valley Tourism Council held its Silver Anniversary Celebration on Sunday, August 20, to commemorate the first launch of ...

Advice from the Trenches: Medicating Emotions
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Medicating Emotions

Dear C and Dr. B; I know that anxiety is considered a psychiatric condition these days, but I remember a ...

Advice from the Trenches: Bullies -- the Reality Show
August 8, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Bullies — the Reality Show

Dear C and Dr. B; I have known my mechanic Tom for many years now and we’ve had some good ...