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They Never Really Hated Obamacare

Republicans didn’t fail because of party infighting, but because they didn’t actually mind the law.

John F. Kelly Likes to Pick Fights. Chiefs of Staff Are Supposed to Stop Them.

Trump Surrounds Himself With Generals He Doesn’t Listen To

A Tweet Is a Direct Order

Military leaders who say the president’s social media posts aren’t policy are playing a dangerous game.

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The ambitious, ridiculous band’s eminently listenable new album.

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Arcade Fire’s New Album Is an Absurd Response to Absurd Expectations

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