The Longform Guide to Baseball History
Joe DiMaggio, Sandy Koufax, and the time Doc Ellis pitched a no-hitter tripping on acid.
Republicans Finally Pass A Border Bill. So What's In It?
The Social Activist Side of James Brown You Won’t See In Get On Up
Sioux Falls Has a New Flag, and It’s Quite Fetching
The Gist shares an important announcement from the Committee to Establish a Suitable Flying Banner for the City of Sioux Falls.
Wait—Is Howard the Duck Really Marvel’s Next Franchise? A Close Look at the Evidence.
The Frightening Growth of Suburban Slums
Your Love of Chipotle Is Killing Red Lobster
The Edgy Optimist
Argentina’s financial woes can be partly blamed on one New York hedge fund.
United States Tortured Detainees After 9/11, Obama Says
Everything You Need to Know About Thanos, Guardians of the Galaxy’s Biggest Bad Guy
What Obama Meant When He Said “We Tortured Some Folks”
Russia’s Insane Crackdown on Bloggers Begins Today
NYPD Chokehold Victim's Death Ruled Homicide
U.K. Is Coming Around to Google’s Side on Right to Be Forgotten
Let's get rid of it.
The Senate Failed to Send $225 Million in Aid to Israel (For About Half a Day)
Chinese TV Hacked by Dissidents in Cartoon-Villain Fashion
Where does your outfit fall on this equation of style?
Failed? Maybe You Still Shouldn’t Change a Thing
This Map Shows You the Richest Person in Every State
People Called 911 About the Facebook Outage. Maybe.
Huge Waves in the Arctic Demonstrate Ice Loss—and Aggravate It
Obama Administration Asks D.C. Circuit Judges to Reverse Obamacare-Destroying Decision
What's the Difference Between Homophonia, Homophobia, and Homophonophobia?
Adam Carolla Won’t Let Company Drop Podcast Patent Infringement Case Against Him
Gaza’s Worst Day Yet
5 consequences from Hamas capturing an Israeli soldier, and the one slim hope things could get better.
Israeli Website Publishes Piece Titled “When Genocide Is Permissible”
Roads & Kingdoms
The West Bank by Bus
Last year, two young Jewish Americans began leading educational tours of the troubled Palestinian territory. But their ambitions are bigger than bus trips.
Some Conservatives Would Rather Keep Kids in Foster Care Than Let Gays Adopt Them
Surprising No One, or Possibly Everyone, Fitness Trackers Aren’t Secure
The Blue-and-Green Elegance of Turn-of-the-Century Tennis Illustrations
Lobbying Group Proud of Stopping Lawmakers Who Were Set to “Vote Their Conscience”
Brendan Gleeson Gets Biblical
The great Irish actor gets a black-humored, faith-obsessed showcase in Calvary.
Do Voters Actually Care About the House GOP’s Border Face-Plant?
How Accurate Is Get on Up? We Separated Fact from Fiction in the James Brown Biopic.
Mesocyclone or Mothership?
The XX Factor
Fox News Calls Ruth Bader Ginsburg an Ignorant Misandrist
Folks in the Caribbean Should Be Hoping for a Hurricane
Sudanese Woman Sentenced to Death for Apostasy Will Settle in New Hampshire
LinkedIn Wants Your Business—and Investors Are Bullish