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Can a First-Person Shooter Be Nice?
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The First Trailer for DC’s Justice League Movie Tries Real Hard Not to Be So Serious
The Roots of Trump’s Pro-LGBTQ Rhetoric Lie in Nixon’s Courtship of the White Working Class
The Trump Campaign Continues Its War on Economic Fact
Here’s What WikiLeaks Might Have Meant by That Anti-Semitic Tweet It Deleted
A European Photographer Steps Into American Greek Life
Roads & Kingdoms
Food Is a New Front in Europe’s Immigration Struggle
Verona, Italy, is going after kebab shops for being “inauthentic.” Really?
Which One of These Americans Wore the “Make America Great Again” Hat the Greatest? You Decide.
Was This Study Even Peer-Reviewed?
How journalists should write about unpublished scientific research.
John Oliver on the Real Theme of Trump’s Republican Convention: Putting Feelings Before Facts
Far From Home
A look at migrant workers around the world.
Trump Pulls Ahead in Polls
More Evidence That Dinosaurs Suffered a One-Two Extinction Punch
The Colorful, Pristine Beauty of Empty Metro Stations in Berlin, Munich, and Stockholm
The Latest Episode of Mr. Robot Was an Extended Homage to Stanley Kubrick
The Vaccination Double Standard
Despite years of research, there’s no good way to convince anti-vaxxers of the truth. It’s time to make vaccination mandatory for all kids.
How Can College Students Make the Most of Recruiting Events?
HBO Was One of the Best Networks for LGBTQ Representation. How Did It Become One of the Worst?
Celebrate Bojack Horseman Weekend With Crusader Rabbit, the First Made-for-TV Cartoon
Pokémon or Cholesterol Medication?
The most important quiz of our time.
Elijah Wood Goes Full Barton Fink in Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency
The Hillary Haters
Few figures in American political life have inspired such deep and decades-long contempt. But why?
Blair Witch was Hiding in The Woods All Along
Independent Bloomberg to Endorse Hillary Clinton During Prime-Time Convention Speech
Debbie Wasserman Schultz Will Resign as DNC Chairwoman After the Convention
Trump Adviser and Onetime VP Contender Retweets Anti-Semitic Comment, Later Takes It Back
IOC Decides Against Blanket Olympic Ban for Russia Despite Widespread, State-Run Doping
The Unbelievably Cute Baby Animals Raised at Animal Rehab Centers
Ever Heard of Dry Tortugas National Park? Watch This Time-lapse Video and You’ll Want to See It for Yourself.
Get a Glimpse of our Grim Future in the Trailer for FX’s Legion
Apocalypse Kong: Kurtz Is a Giant Gorilla in the Kong: Skull Island Trailer
Clinton-Kaine Debut Was Notable for Being What the RNC Was Not—Optimistic and Orderly
Gal Gadot Battles the Central Powers and Chris Pine’s Sexism in the Wonder Woman Trailer
Watch the Game of Thrones Cast Struggle Their Way Through This Blooper Reel
ISIS Claims Responsibility for Suicide Bombing Attack Killing Dozens in Kabul
German Officials Say Munich Attack Was a “Classic Shooting Rampage;” Rule Out Terror Links
When Rosetta Comes to Rest: Cometary Final Destination Chosen
How Is Plato’s Republic Relevant Today?