Menus Subscribe Search

Follow us


Dorothy Fortenberry

Dorothy Fortenberry
Dorothy Fortenberry is a playwright who lives in Los Angeles.

Recent posts

Five Studies

fob-five-studies

What to Accept When You’re Expecting

Do we need to be scaring pregnant women so much?

Culture Essays

paisley-1

It Gets Better, Y’all

If the South is really such a backward place, why is it so in love with Brad Paisley?

A weekly roundup of the best of Pacific Standard and PSmag.com, delivered straight to your inbox.

Follow us


Apparently You Can Bring Your Religion to Work

New research says offices that encourage talk of religion actually make for happier workplaces.

Canadian Kids Have a Serious Smoking Problem

Bootleg cigarette sales could be leading Canadian teens to more serious drugs, a recent study finds.

The Hidden Psychology of the Home Ref

That old myth of home field bias isn’t a myth at all; it’s a statistical fact.

A Word of Caution to the Holiday Deal-Makers

Repeat customers—with higher return rates and real bargain-hunting prowess—can have negative effects on a company’s net earnings.

Crowdfunding Works for Science

Scientists just need to put forth some effort.

The Big One

One in two United States senators and two in five House members who left office between 1998 and 2004 became lobbyists. November/December 2014

Copyright © 2014 by Pacific Standard and The Miller-McCune Center for Research, Media, and Public Policy. All Rights Reserved.