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Meet the Monster Energy Elite: The Connoisseurs Collecting the Most Extreme Drinks on the Planet

At 12 years old, Dennis had his first taste of a Monster Energy. He enjoyed the drink so much, he placed the empty can on…

Celebrity Politicians Aren’t Anything Like Us

I was struck, in reading the New York Times article on the widening gyre of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s blackface and brownface scandal, by…

‘Canceled’ Comedians Are Still Sucking the Air Out of the Room

On September 12, Saturday Night Live announced three new cast members. There was Chloe Fineman, a gifted impressionist; Bowen Yang, a staff writer who will…

Welcoming E.T. to the Ummah

It’s pretty much accepted by now that of the nearly 1 million Facebook users who said they’d attend this week’s “Storm Area 51, They Can’t…