Aristotle argues friendships built on pleasure or utility will not last. The same could be said for America’s political movements. We need common virtue.
At least Tarantino has his characters worshiping at the right altar: the classic Hollywood films of a bygone era that celebrated the virtues of heroism and doing the right thing, even in the face of danger.
In the third season of Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things,’ the story is centered on eroticism instead of friendship.
‘I don’t know at what point we moved from disagreeing with the argument to hating the person, and that scared me. I decided I have to do something,’ says this Better Angels delegate.
With one last night of high school ahead of them before graduation, these ‘Booksmart’ girls decide to get crazy, with big goals.
This family film underscores a type of love that doesn’t die after stepping aside. Instead, mundane mystery that it is, friendship becomes fulfilled and glorified when it makes way for life.
The holidays present a wonderful, idyllic (and idealized) opportunity to gather and reunite with friends and distant loved ones, but can also heighten a sense of isolation.
Evangelical Aimee Byrd is promoting intimate friendships between opposite-sex Christians as a way to bond spiritually while modeling that men and women can be close without bad behavior.
Those of us of every race and political perspective must stop looking at everything written about race as an opportunity to call the other side the real racists.
Hopefulness, genuine friendship, and self-sacrifice. That is what make this show meaningful. Small-town virtues.
Every man needs a best friend, and it’s not a dog. Doing so makes men and the world better. ‘Detectorists’ depicts such a friendship between two working-class British blokes.
A Marie Claire writer insists ‘Sex and the City’ character Charlotte York is an ‘anti-feminist.’ This just goes to show how narrow minded and dour feminism can be.
Surely it should be possible to respect marriage without self-selecting out of professional opportunities, or wishing my male friends au revoir?
My friend asked me how to balance honesty about the difficulties of fertility with sympathy for her friends who couldn’t have kids. Here are some ideas.
The renowned and sought-after scholar was more than an intellectual giant—he was a humble and considerate friend as well.
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