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The Unctuous Genius of Ted Cruz

How the candidate turned naked careerism into a winning campaign strategy.

Marco Rubio’s Painful Encounter With a Gay Voter Perfectly Illustrates His Robot Problem

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Why Everyone Hated the Super Bowl This Year

Samantha Bee’s Late-Night Debut Was Ferocious and Sharp

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Cruz’s New Campaign Boogeyman

Your daughter in a foxhole with a 220-pound psychopath.

The Grind

I Was a Super Bowl Concession Worker

What it’s like making less than $13 an hour to serve $13 beers at one of the biggest games on Earth.

Ted Cruz Wants to Protect Our Daughters

I Made Less Than $13 an Hour to Serve $13 Bud Lights at the Super Bowl

Why Sarah Koenig’s Serial Updates From Adnan’s Trial Are So Frustrating

Sanders Doesn’t Need a Blowout Tonight to Knock Clinton Off Her Feet

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