April 14, 2016

Is Staying In the New Going Out?

Why risk a restaurant when you can order Seamless or saut√© premade gnocchi from Blue Apron? Why go to a bar when you can swipe right? Why go to a reading when you can download a podcast? Why pay $15 to see a boneheaded Marvel rehash in theaters when the world of premium streaming content is at your fingertips? Food, entertainment, romance: The traditional weekend staples are now available entirely on demand. The centripetal force of our homes has never been stronger.


Is there a point of living in a city if you treat it like a suburb?


Topics: Culture