Why David Hasselhoff and Baywatch hit it big in Germany, Mister Donut took off in Japan, and the ritual of Slurpee-filling is so different in Taiwan than in your local 7-Eleven.
February 26, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Woody Allen married his stepdaughter, Coco Chanel slept with Nazis, and R. Kelly is a sexual predator, but our brains find a way to let us appreciate their art.
February 4, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Production of cultural goods and services took a huge hit with the recession, and has been slow to rebound.
December 5, 2013 • 11:33 AM • Share
Choire hopes people hate his book. Caleb just wants people to get his. Jane Hu spoke to the two of them—when they weren’t talking to each other.
August 1, 2013 • 6:00 AM • Share
A weekly roundup of the best of Pacific Standard and PSmag.com, delivered straight to your inbox.