Julia Rubin is the editorial director for culture and features at Vox. She launched The Goods in 2018 and was previously the executive editor of Racked, where she originated the site's longform program. Sometimes she writes, and when she does, it's usually about teens, toys, or wealth. Prior to joining Vox Media, Julia was a features editor at Teen Vogue.
What’s so funny?
A status symbol, a political battleground, an emotional tool — humor is anything but a joke.