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The Stunt Presidency

Donald Trump plans to replace governing with gimmickry. It’s already working.

Armed Man Terrorizes D.C. Pizzeria Because of Bizarre Alt-Right Conspiracy Theory

Why Oakland’s Nightclub Fire Was So Deadly

SNL Is Basically Just Reciting Facts About Trump Now

No Spoilers but Lots of Positive Reviews for Early Peek of Rogue One

History

The Case for Renaming a Yale Building

The university sets smart new criteria that could decide whether Calhoun College will be called something else.

Books

“I Built My Own Power”

Megyn Kelly’s memoir is an unsettling window into the forces behind her meteoric rise.

When to Rename a Building, and Why: Yale Adopts a New Approach

Megyn Kelly’s Memoir Is an Unsettling Window Into the Forces Behind Her Rise

Self-Help Guru James Arthur Ray Does Not Deserve Forgiveness for the Deaths of Three Followers

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