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Trump and the CIA Don’t Trust Each Other

What this means for an administration that will need to get its intelligence from somewhere.

Harry Reid Says FBI Chief Comey Hid Information on Russian Hacking and Should Resign

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What The Daily Show Can Teach Us Now

A new oral history of Jon Stewart’s reign offers lessons for satire in the Trump age.


Laura Miller’s 10 Favorite Books of 2016

A year when books broke out of the so-called filter bubble.

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