GOP Primary 2016
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Blinded by the Heat

Once again, we’re in the warmest year on record. What would be more surprising is if we weren’t.

Moneybox
July 20 2016 12:08 AMDonald Trump Jr., Wharton Grad, Talks About How He Was Educated by Construction Workers
The Slatest
July 14 2016 9:44 PMTrump VP Pick Live Blog: Trump Delays VP Pick!
Politics
July 6 2016 1:05 PMThe Vast Left-Wing Media Conspiracy to Make Donald Trump Look Like a BigotGive us a gold star!
The Slatest
June 22 2016 1:16 PMA Detailed Guide to How the “Dump Trump” Movement Could Actually Dump Trump at the Convention
Politics
June 10 2016 4:56 PMA Theological Case for Low ExpectationsDonald Trump and the religious right are still trying to get used to each other.
Trumpcast
June 10 2016 2:40 PMAn Assault on the Rule of LawDoes Donald Trump have even a sixth-grade understanding of civics?
Politics
June 8 2016 6:03 PMWhy Can’t Republicans Distance Themselves From Donald Trump?They’re afraid.
Trumpcast
June 3 2016 1:49 PMThe Other Side of His WallHow Trump is destroying decades of progress in Mexican–American relations.
Politics
June 3 2016 12:55 PMWhy Can’t Never Trumpers Just Admit They Prefer Hillary?David French is a dodge.
Politics
June 2 2016 10:51 AMThe Terrifying Prospect of a Trump Presidency and GOP MajoritiesIf you think Congressional Republicans would rein in the authoritarian candidate, you haven’t been paying attention.
Politics
June 1 2016 1:11 PMTrump’s Attack on a Federal Judge Is an Open Appeal to RacismDon’t normalize it.
Politics
June 1 2016 11:13 AMNo, Donald Trump Is Not Good at NicknamesWhy is the media obsessed with repeating his silly monikers—and doing his dirty work for him? 
Politics
May 31 2016 1:41 PMIs America Really in an Anti-Establishment Rage?Voters are angry. They just don’t agree on what they’re angry about.
The Slatest
May 29 2016 2:11 PMMarco Rubio Apologized to Trump for Implying he Had a Small Penis
Politics
May 26 2016 3:49 PMWhat Aryans See in Donald TrumpHe is the Aryan warrior, come to save whiteness itself.
Lexicon Valley
July 19 2016 1:08 PMWhere Does “Your Word Is Your Bond” Come From, and Why Did Melania Steal It?
Moneybox
July 12 2016 11:24 AMSomething’s Odd About the Political Betting MarketsBrexit, Trump—the once-reliable prediction markets have misfired of late. Here’s why.
The Slatest
June 25 2016 5:14 PMTrump No Longer Backs Blanket Ban on Muslims Entering U.S.
The Slatest
June 11 2016 3:28 PMPaul Ryan and Mitt Romney Defend Their Opposing Stances on Donald Trump
The Slatest
June 10 2016 3:59 PMTrump’s Bad Week Gives Hope to Conservative Holdouts
Politics
June 9 2016 12:35 PMThe Wall Street Journal Has Lost Its MindThe advice it’s giving Paul Ryan and the Republican Party is transparently absurd.
Politics
June 7 2016 1:52 PM14 Republican Excuses for Donald Trump’s RacismIt’s not racism. It’s a matter of tone. It’s just Trump being Trump. And more!
Interrogation
June 3 2016 1:00 PMWill Violent Resistance Only Help Donald Trump?“I think he properly regards these collisions as food for his wilder beasts.”
Politics
June 2 2016 4:24 PMWhy Donald Trump Is FlailingThe GOP primary left him ill-prepared for the scrutiny he’s finally getting.
Trumpcast
June 1 2016 5:09 PMAmerica’s PutinWhere does Trump fall on the continuum of xenophobic, authoritarian leaders at the head of political parties?
Trumpcast
June 1 2016 11:54 AMWait Wait … How Do You Make Fun of Trump?!A conversation with Peter Sagal about why Trump is taking the fun out of satire.
Politics
May 31 2016 5:02 PMThe Media Finally Figured Out How to Rattle Donald TrumpHis press conference today about his contributions to veterans’ charities was nasty and contentious. Good.
Trumpcast
May 31 2016 11:25 AMAre You Nervous?There’s a number of rational reasons why Trump will never be President, but this election has been anything but rational.
Politics
May 27 2016 3:52 PMTrump’s Strategy Is BackfiringHis tanking ratings show that there is such a thing as bad publicity.
The Slatest
May 26 2016 11:47 AMTrump Adviser Eases Minds by Admitting That Trump Will Outsource Being President to His VP

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