In Brief

Black Teenager Wins At Ivy League Acceptance, Racism Abounds
You've probably seen the story already - the post showing the essay that got him…
NBA Donates Sales of Jason Collins’ Jersey to LGBT Groups
Well this is quite refreshing isn't it... First we've got Jason Collins of the Brooklyn…

In Depth

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Women of Sochi – The XWHY Ranking
Talk about Brits with grit - we've got some f***ing…
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India: Bootleg Booze, the Subtle Genocide
It was Mahatma Gandhi’s firmest belief that the prohibition of…

Features

  • How To: #BecomingAnAdultTips – 12

    XWHY's Justin Time avails us of the perils of growing into full manhood...whatever that might be... Becoming an adult is a troublesome process. Few people make it out of adulthood alive. Whether you’re scraping twenty-one or hitting forty, there is always another mistake you didn’t know you needed to make…
  • Mike’s Monday Playlist – 21.04.14

    XWHY's Mike Thomas Provides Your Bank Holiday Soundtrack A sunny bank holiday weekend warrants an uplifting set of tunes to see you through the day. If you haven't been listening to Clean Bandit's 'Rather Be' on repeat recently, then you've been living under a rock. It. Is. Everywhere. Luckily, it's…

Fashion

  • Cole Haan LunarGrand Perforated Toe

    Cole Haan is the first word in 21st Century dapper. Luxurious takes on classical shapes, with an effortlessly modern twist. They do come with a rather hefty price tag, but that's just what you're going to have to expect for this sort of quality. The LunarGrand line is distinct for…
  • New Era Heritage Series…Take Two

    With a history in sports that goes back over 90 years, Buffalo based New Era is in prime position to be talking heritage. After the initial release of itʼs heritage series, featuring reworks of the original wool caps worn by teams such as the Cleveland Indians in Major League Baseball,…

Interviews

  • Dani Osvaldo: Inside the Mind of a Maverick

    XWHY's gets an exclusive with Dani Osvaldo - to talk about narcissism, Malcolm Gladwell and time-travel... For a footballer with enough talent, there will always be a manager who believes they can be tamed - football folklore is full of mavericks that have found their spiritual home. Cantona at United,…
  • Mr Frivolous: “I’ve Never Seen Titanic, That Film Looks Like Dry Paper”

    Mike Thomas chats to the mysterious facelessness that is artist Mr Frivolous Artists are those who have the ability to look at the same thing as the next man and see something different. Is it a trick of the mind or a symptom of madness? We’ll let you decided as…

Women

  • Style & Substance: Stephanie Filo Jones

    XWHY interviews Denver Broncos Cheerleader come Film and TV editor Stephanie Filo Jones... Name: Stephanie Filo Jones Location: Los Angeles, California Occupation:  TV/Film Editor Twitter:  @stephaniefilo Let's just say this: writing a dating profile for Stephanie Filo Jones would not be an easy task. A former NFL cheerleader, turned film…
  • Style and Substance: Alexz Johnson

    Musician Alexz Johnson talks through her sniffles about feather-ruffling, wine-drinking and not winding up with her mug on a t-shirt at Target… You might already recognise her face. And what an adorable little face it is. Even with nostrils reddened by “the worst cold of [her] life”, her big blues…