When Border Policy Crosses the LineMore than 11,000 children are in U.S. detention facilities since being taken from their migrant parents. Are tent cities next?
Comedians Can Be Well-Adjusted, Too Very few comics have never been to therapy. Tom Papa is one of them.
James Clapper: Yeah, Russia Swung the ElectionNow that the former director of national intelligence is a private citizen, he’s making his opinion known.
Shots Fired, but Not ReallyYes, an “unindictable” president could commit whatever crimes he wants. But let’s not get carried away.
Folks, We’re Talking About the C-WordOn Samantha Bee’s use of one of the English language’s very worst nouns.
Chris Gethard Can’t Fake ItThe impresario of The Chris Gethard Show explains his philosophy of entertainment: Be a little more real.
Deal With Fake News Yourself, FacebookWe put the social media giant’s 10 tips on avoiding bogus stories to the test.
Breaking Up Comedy’s Boys ClubNell Scovell, the co-author of Lean In, has a simple solution for getting more women into writers’ rooms, and it rhymes with “conclusion glider.”
Disconnecting the Dots in IsraelThe deaths in Gaza this week are linked, however indirectly, to the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. Try telling that to Fox News.
The Long, Long Road of Tiger WoodsPro golf’s biggest star is past his prime as an athlete. But as an individual, his best could be to come.
Donald and the DonWatching the rise of Don Blankenship is like witnessing the 2016 Republican presidential primaries all over again.
G-7 HangoverTeam Trump’s damage control is as embarrassing as the presidential antics that occasioned it.
#MeToo and McYogaThe yoga world is rotten with sexual assault and harassment, and Bikram Choudhury is the darkest example of that.
So You Think You Know About RaceMichael Eric Dyson on the civil rights era, his would-be woke students, and President Obama’s shortcomings.
Ratatouille Got It WrongThe nostalgia we feel around food is overrated. It’s not about the meal; it’s about what went with it.
Thanks for Protesting … Now StopIf the NFL has a good explanation for its intent to punish players who kneel during the anthem, it has yet to give it.
Two-Party ProblemsRepublicans and Democrats dominate political life in the U.S., and that bipartisan division didn’t evolve naturally. It was engineered.
Becky Hammon’s Next Big ShotA woman almost became president, but a woman hasn’t yet become a head coach in the NBA.
Why Putin MattersWhoever says history is bigger than any one person hasn’t considered Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin.
Some InterrogationHere are the questions Gina Haspel didn’t answer at her confirmation hearing to lead the CIA.
Who Hurt You, Jake Tapper?He talks about Trump six days a week on TV. To relax, he wrote a book about McCarthyism.