With summer now coming to a close, Lifehacker kicked off Freshman Orientation Week with gems like “What to Bring to College to Be the Cool Kid in Your Dorm” and from Skillet: “The Dos and Don’ts of Sharing a Kitchen with Roommates” (something a lot of us are still working on).
The A.V. Club celebrated 1998 Week with odes to the best movies, music, and pop culture moments of the year (Ever After, Living Single, Korn!?), including a crushingly nostalgic 24 Hours of 1998 TV.
Jalopnik’s Kristen Lee gave us the helpful piece “How to Heist Millions of Dollars in Cars at Pebble Beach: A Step-By-Step Guide” for Monterey Car Week.
And David Davis took a deep dive for Deadspin into “Sex, Steroids, And Arnold: The Story Of The Gym That Shaped America” complete with incredible handmade illustrations by Elena Scotti.
Add these all to your weekend reads, including “The Story of Peggy Claude-Pierre, the Eating Disorder Healer Who Promised Everything” by Kelsey Osgood for Jezebel.
Our team also published a lot of other important and compelling journalism, and below is a round-up of just some of the best feature stories published across the Kinja network during the past week!