Weekly Geekery


The smartphone is the new washing machine.

Your ad blocker pain is someone else’s gain.

Clutch your pearls! Women are using technology to have sex.

Science wants all you kids off his lawn.

Oysters and the meaning of the wilderness.

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 →