A Fond Farewell to Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant entered the NBA straight from high school in 1996, the year I was trying to declare a major in college. Back then, I was told the future was ahead of me. I could do anything I wanted. Picking a major was just like folding a page in a book.  You were not...

The Hottest Baby Names of 2015? Instagram Filters

Don’t be alarmed if you soon receive a birth announcement that reads: “We welcome with pride Lux Juno Smith.” In a move that feels so now, people are naming their children after their favorite Instagram filters—especially Lux, Valencia, Juno, Reyes, Ludwig, Amaro, and...