election-2020

Betting Big on PredictIt, the Chaotic Stock Market of Politics

Meet the political-news geeks cashing in (and losing big) on Trump tweets, Qanon conspiracies and Biden’s VP bake-off

The Presidential Election Won’t Save Us — But This Is Why Your Vote Still Matters

If anything, it’s all the other races, with all the candidates you know nothing about (yet), that will determine how different our future looks

Can a Campaign Slogan Ever Be More Than the Usual Bullshit Spin?

Politicians’ one-line pitches can be whimsical, wide of the mark and often plain weird — but whether they’re fooling anyone is another matter

Don’t Accept the Hypocrisy of the Biden Deniers

By rushing to discredit Tara Reade, Democrats trample their most essential principles