Politics

The Five Words Every Idiot in Congress Overuses Like Shit

This morning, on my drive to work, I listened to a radio broadcast of the House Judiciary Committee’s debate over the two articles of impeachment…

The Real Reason People Won’t Date Across the Political Divide

Neha, 25, a pseudonymous Indian immigrant in Seattle, dated a guy for four years who was “the scion of Merrill Lynch blood money. … He…

How Banned Is Winnie the Pooh in China, Really?

If you’re a fan of South Park or John Oliver, or if you’re even somewhat aware of international events, you probably know that the beloved…

Tolstoy Was Actually Your Anarchist Boyfriend

Every year from 1902 to 1906, Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature. In explaining their motivations, his nominators cited his…