Can a Good Man Mistreat You During Sex—If That’s What You Desire?

By Lena Dunham (Vogue)

Can a good man mistreat you during sex—if that’s what you desire? A newly single Lena Dunham explores.

It was a modern non–love story, the only kind I’d ever really known. But this was my first time at the rodeo in my 30s, a decade so far remarkable for my first gray hair, my first time showing up for jury duty, and my first real heartbreak, stemming from the public dissolution of a six-year relationship I had believed to be permanent.… Continues

Exclusive: U.S. may soon pause preparations for delivering F-35s to Turkey

By Idrees AliPhil Stewart (Reuters)

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States could soon freeze preparations for delivering F-35 fighter jets to Turkey, officials told Reuters, in what would be the strongest signal yet by Washington that Ankara cannot have both the advanced aircraft and Russia’s S-400 air defense system.… Continues

The Path to the X-Men Joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe Just Got a Lot Clearer

By Eliana Dockterman (Time)

Disney could incorporate Wolverine and the Fantastic Four into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, or reboot the franchises entirely.

In the Marvel comic books, the X-Men and Avengers are longtime allies and occasional foes. But for two-and-a-half decades the two groups of superheroes haven’t been allowed to share the big screen.… Continues