Saturday, October 20, 2018
"Maybe we're here in order to experience people," subtitles read over a swirling cloud.

Here’s This Thing: Solaris

Here's This Thing is a new weekly column where Rambler editors share their favorite obscure pop culture and explain what makes it so great....

Under the Gun: I dreamed last night I dreamed

And in that sleep, the world was burning under golden flare of paper. Ink ran in shimmering tears, rivulets of past sorrows melting upwards in soft...

Under the Gun: Here’s what I think about when I think about guns.

I remember the first time I thought I was going to be shot. I had come to school late that day, so I didn’t...

Under the Gun: Guest Columnist Rachel Young on guns and our sense of normalcy

Content Warning: 2017 Attack at Transy Last April, I was present during an attack on Transylvania’s campus. While I have mostly recovered from the trauma...

Under the Gun: How Much Longer

Another day Another headline Another body count And I can’t keep track anymore. Too many people Too many lives Have been wrenched away Beaten Crushed Stolen And yet we do nothing We beg And plead And yell And...

Poetry: Necromancer

I am not a necromancer I don’t talk to the dead can’t call me on your ouija board I won’t resurrect what I’ve buried beneath my flowers I am not clairvoyant I can’t...

Poetry: ‘And We Shall Inherit The Earth’

I have been witness to Holocene unheard of. Where we walk, dead flowers wane in wilt, filling our footsteps with their shrinking corpses like the marks of...

Some Eagles will not fly to D.C.

After a team climbs the mountain that is winning a Super Bowl in the National Football League (N.F.L.), it is customary to yell, “I’m...

Learning Good: Community and the Individual

Most of the time when someone thinks about making the correct decision, there is some thought about whether it is right or wrong. This...

Learn You a Thing: Dr. Steve Hess

The Learn You a Thing Podcast fromThe Rambler News Media is dedicated to improving public discourse around a multitude of topics that are of...

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