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Political Correctness Has Been
Turned Upside Down

Why Jemele Hill gets rebuked by ESPN,
while Donald Trump gets to be president.

McCain, Collins, and Murkowski Will Decide the Fate of Obamacare Repeal. Here’s Where They Stand.

Republicans Think It’s Unfair How States That Expanded Medicaid Get More Medicaid Funding

Amazon Sent a Weird Email About Nonexistent Baby Registries

Darren Aronofsky, Please Stop Explaining Mother!


Merkel’s Legacy Is Not Secure

As Germany prepares to vote, Europe is in shambles, and a neo-Nazi party is on the rise.

A Song of Ice and Tire

The sound of Antarctica splitting apart
has arrived in the middle of a city.
It’s climate change as a visceral experience.

Angela Merkel’s Legacy Is Not Secure

What Haunting Sound Does an Iceberg Make When It Breaks Off the Ice Shelf? Chicago Commuters Will Soon Find Out.

My Local Market Is Full of Happy, Helpful Employees. That’s Because They’re Teens.

Hillary Clinton Found Catharsis in Her New Book. Will Her Biggest Fans?

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