December 13, 2014 Archive December 2014

5 takeaways from the behind-the-scenes drama at The New Republic

The disgusting "Cromnibus" spectacle: When "compromise" reigns supreme, the people get hosed

Autopsy: Tamir Rice's death ruled a homicide

They're flawless: Why Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj had 2014's best female celebrity friendship

SeaWorld CEO steps down -- and still scores

Death of a fast-food Goliath: What the decline of McDonald's really means

Jewish angels and Roman gods: The ancient mythological origins of Christmas

Community Discussion: How will artificial intelligence change our lives?

Ferguson's plan to close its revenue gap: Increase police ticketing

Dave Chappelle says he was choked by police in New Orleans

Sony hack: Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Adams paid less than male costars

Sheila Vand: "This is not a movie about being feminist"

The lowbrow magic of "Adult Swim": Why you should be watching the network's fake news show

Robert Plant exclusive: "I don’t want to be stuck in the ’70s or the ’80s"

Weddings, winning as easy as 12-13-14 for some

America's moral foundation collapses: Why we can't simply "look forward" on torture

America just doesn't get it: Why police killings demand more than a "respectable" response

The sick motivation behind the religious right's Obamacare sabotage

Josiah Johnson: Touring is not a happy thing

Bush's willful ignorance: Why he wanted to know as little about torture as possible

Karl Rove and Fox News’ worst nightmare: White males, the changing South and the truth about demographics and Democrats

Grant Morrison's "multiversity": His new comics universe doesn't include a single straight white male

Dick Cheney's dark victory: Torture and the demise of American democracy

North Carolina church members indicted for kidnapping and assaulting gay man