Weekly Geekery


The Internet will not save creators.

Are you tired of reading about how Amazon is the Devil, yet? Good.

Space Ship Two and Sir Walter Raleigh.

Your refrigerator is freaking me out.

Cory Doctorow explains art and the Internet to you.

Jon Stewart, clickbait, and Slate.

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →