December 08, 2014 Archive December 2014

Your music snobbery is all wrong: How top-40 radio made the mainstream as interesting as the margins

Dick Cheney is in Obama's head: Why U.S. foreign policy is broken

America's vaping revolution: How suspicious should we really be of the e-cigarette craze?

The new "In Cold Blood" revisionism: What if Capote's classic wasn't fully true?

My mother threatened to kill me

Searching for my parents in the afterlife

10 Things to Know for Monday

Rolling Stone's rape disaster: How a botched process blamed the victim -- and provided ammo for disbelievers

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia

5 worst right-wing moments of the week — Bill O'Reilly's latest deranged conspiracy theory

Obama, GOP-led Congress prepare for veto showdowns

10 Things to Know for Today

GOP's Keystone fantasy-land: How their ignorance prevents jobs in America

In defense of Nancy Pelosi : Why she's still the right person to lead House Democrats

Mayor Bill de Blasio disses Rudy Giuliani: "He fundamentally misunderstands the reality" of race and policing in NYC

The right's war on labor continues: Will Scott Walker make Wisconsin a right-to-work state?

"Newsroom" writer tweets about getting "kicked out of the room" for disagreeing with campus rape subplot

"Basic humanity under assault": How America's criminal justice and economic tipping points collided

"Eaten Alive" fails spectacularly from every angle

Release the torture report: A small measure of accountability that is long past due

"Dead bodies and wasted money": How I learned firsthand the worst lesson of war

Study: Teaching anti-vaxxers that the flu shot is safe only makes things worse

Why Nicki Minaj gave SNL’s best Beyoncé impression of all time

"Saturday Night Live" cuts uncomfortable Ferguson sketch for time

Ridley Scott's tone-deaf response to "Exodus" race controversy: "Get a life"

"No one’s crying in their coffee": The real reason the gay blood ban is so absurd

George Lucas has not watched the new "Star Wars" trailer

Supreme Court shuts down BP's latest attempt to avoid pay-outs

Paul Krugman destroys conservatives' favorite myths about the Obama economy

Chris Hughes' flawed liberalism: The Facebook prince's Silicon Valley ethos

Last night's disastrous "Newsroom" rape plot: How Aaron Sorkin is losing the fight with himself

“I didn't want that to be the story about Mike Brown”: Meet the man showing America the real Ferguson story

Everything Rolling Stone did wrong: How it should have protected Jackie from getting torn apart by trolls

Watch the "Morning Joe" team learn what being a "furry" means