Farewell, Andy ReidThe Eagles coach was good enough to make you hate him for how bad he was.
Eighty-Eight Percent of Romney Voters Were WhiteThe GOP candidate’s race-based, monochromatic campaign made him a loser.
Obama Wins the Battle, Roberts Wins the WarThe chief justice’s canny move to uphold the Affordable Care Act while gutting the Commerce Clause.
Layers of DeceitWhy do recipe writers lie and lie and lie about how long it takes to caramelize onions?
NFL 2011Homemade Infographic: What were the gayest (and straightest) Super Bowl halftime shows?
The Machines Regret the Bio-Expiration of Steve JobsWhat does his death mean for Machine-human relations?
Why Do White People Think Mitt Romney Should Be President?Parsing the narrow, tribal appeal of the Republican nominee.
The Assassination of Clint Eastwood by the Coward Mitt RomneyIs there anyone this campaign won’t sell out?
Don Draper’s Shocking Secret: He Doesn’t ExistWhy do Mad Men fans and the New York Times mistake the show for reality?
From Gloria Estefan to the Blues BrothersThe gayest and straightest Super Bowl halftime shows: a video slide show.
The Myth of the Hero Cop Police officers earn more than you think for a job that’s less dangerous than you imagine.
Did You Spend Too Much on Your Wedding? If you’d invested in the stock market instead, here’s how rich you’d be.
The XX Factor
Duggar Revelations Are Just the Latest Sex Abuse Scandal to Rock Far-Right Fundamentalism
The “Making the Case” Transcript Read Dahlia Lithwick’s conversation with one of the lawyers who argued last months’ big gay-rights case at the Supreme Court.
Ironic Misandry Claims Its First Victim A woman tweets #KillAllWhiteMen and the Internet explodes.
How Things Break Ali fought Liston 50 years ago. Two legends were born, but another was broken.