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Was 2021 worse than 2020?

Harry Reid, "the most powerful Senate Majority Leader in history," is dead

Do you want a president who knows about “Let’s Go Brandon” or one who reads his intelligence brief?

If you don't like a television show, just don't watch it.

A personal story that is probably too intimate to share in the recap of a TV show

Thanksgiving is one of our sillier culture war battles

A Theory About "Succession" That Only People Willing To Think Outside The Box Will Understand

The best uses of a microwave

Everyone who is mad about this Chris Pratt thing has brain worms

Most proposals to "fix Facebook" do not even attempt to fix the real problem with Facebook

A very special post about Idaho supply chain issues and whether or not it's ok to make fun of Germany

The moon, the yew tree, and birthdays as excuses for poetry

Kyrsten Sinema is holding Biden's agenda hostage for very selfish reasons

The Rats At The NYPD Are Lazy

Joe Biden's Advice To An 8th-Grader With A Stutter

The Producers of "The Activist" Are Apologizing For All The Wrong Reasons

9/11 began 20 years ago. When did it end?

Does it really matter if my wife is a bot?

Republicans court electoral disaster

The Good Fight went off the rails this year

There is no "real" you. There is only you, for better or worse.

If social media is the problem, what is the solution?

A description of social media from 1963

Hillary Clinton should run for governor of New York

Valerian Was A Bad Emperor, Andrew Cuomo Was A Bad Governor, Antonio Banderas Is A Great Actor

The funniest yearbook quote of all time

The best sentence I read this week

It is very obvious why people are increasingly mad about politics all the time

The Truth About Jaws

No, Liberals Aren't To Blame For The Culture War

How the media makes nice people believe insane things

My mom was dating Jack Nicholson. This is a funny thing that happened during that time.

If A Republican Congress Throws The 2024 Election To Trump, Then What?

The world is not filled with monsters. It's filled with normal, flawed human beings.

The most viral story about Kamala's Guatemala trip is some right wing nonsense you probably don't even know about

Donald Trump has reportedly been telling people he'll be back in the White House by August

This New York Times Story About Jeopardy Is A Perfect Example Of How Even Smart People Are Stupid

Rain Brain

Opinions are bad criteria for friendship

Welcome to Good Faith

And like that —poof—he was gone.

A tabouli mystery, solved

This quote from Robert Mitchum is the only honest thing a movie star has ever said

Facebook should ban news everywhere

I have been snitched on, but I have never been canceled

There has never been a better time to be alive. So why are people so sad?

Tell me a story of sin and regret

The X-Rated Film That Almost Destroyed My Dad's Career

Sunday Thread: The Magic Bell

Jackie Kennedy wrote the best breakup letter ever sent


America's dumbest senators plan to do new dumb thing