election-2018

They Say They’re Not Racist — But the Racists Sure Love Them

Going into the 2018 midterms, voters said, the United States was “divided.” It was, quite literally, the only thing they could agree on. Where does…

How Not to Be an Asshole About the Election at Work

This may seem like a trick question, but it’s not: Is there a way to shame people into voting without being an asshole? On Election…

Replying to Dumb Election Robotexts Is All the Democracy We Have Left

Unless you’re the kind of person who, at any time of day or night, has a few dozen unread texts from friends and admirers —…

The Best (and Worst) Pop Culture in Modern Election History

Election Day ought to be a national holiday. For one reason, it would allow lots of people who normally have to work on a Tuesday…