On this week’s episode of MasterChef, contestants struggled to make scrambled eggs like Gordon Ramsey. You’re probably thinking how can anyone with half a brain screw up scrambled eggs?
Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel The Handmaid’s Tale, first published in 1986, has returned to the forefront of public discourse—not that it ever really disappeared.
When we spoke for our interview, Jack Maxwell had just returned from a trip to Norway. He'd seen the Northern Lights and drank “very strong moonshine” with the Sami people, the region’s indigenous population. “The Vikings were afraid of [the Sami], and the Vikings weren’t afraid of anybody,” he explained.