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One Last Round of
Outrageous Lies

Roy Moore closed his Senate campaign
the same way he ran most of it.

Roy Moore Sits Down for an Interview With a 12-Year-Old Girl. Really.

Twitter Just Made the Tweetstorm a Real Feature of Its Interface

That Nat Geo Polar Bear Is Probably Not Dying From Climate Change

Can the Fidget Spinner Disrupt the Dreidel?


My Favorite 10 Books of the Year

A reimagined Odyssey, Hillary Clinton’s reckoning, and fairy tales about sexual horror.

The Last Jedi’s
Genuine Beauty

Writer-director Rian
Johnson approaches
the franchise with a
bold vision drawn
from a whole
universe of film.

Katy Waldman’s 10 Favorite Books of 2017

The Last Jedi Brings Fresh Ideas Not Just to Star Wars but to the Whole Universe of Movies

Jeff Sessions Appears to Have Poured Cold Water (Again) on GOP Demands for Second Special Counsel

How Fox News Is Undermining the Mueller Investigation

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