Weekly Geekery


Is the Hulk going to own Gawker?

What’s actually happening with Twitter?

Don’t freak out, but cities lose art all the time.

Does power corrupt? Or do institutions corrupt?

Technology is bringing medieval torture back.

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 →