May 06, 2016 Archive May 2016

We are now fact-checking Donald Trump's lunch: Trump tweets patronizing Cinco de Mayo image, reporters rush to confirm if Trump Tower serves taco bowls

Rob Reiner voices the frustration of millions, calls out media coverage of Donald Trump on "Morning Joe"

6 times famous performers told Donald Trump, "Stop Using Our Music!"

Whit Stillman returns: "Sometimes it’s good to blow through all your deadlines"

How "Purple Rain" found its anthem: "We both knew we needed to find just the right song"

What was so good about “The Good Wife”: After it ends this Sunday, there will never be a show like it again

Asian shares lower ahead of closely watched US jobs report

Paul Ryan's anti-Trump ploy: The speaker's positioning himself to profit from a Trump collapse

Atlanta mayor's pro-Hillary op-ed was written by lobbyist and edited by her Super PAC, report says

Louis CK gets off the grid: The comedian says he's quitting the internet for his kids

London to elect first Muslim mayor of major Western city: Labour's Sadiq Khan to unseat Conservative

Donald Trump suddenly turns on Joe Scarborough: "Not much power or insight!"

Kansas fundamentalist group tied to Duggars tries to force teens to get hitched

Joe Paterno failed even more kids: His legacy is still a staggering refusal to stand up for abuse victims

7 ways Trump is about to turn the GOP into a national freakshow

Saudi Arabia faces collapse: America's Middle Eastern ally may not survive this latest oil crisis

There is life after porn: Bree Olson doesn't have to be a cautionary tale

Why every parent should read to their kids

Republicans are officially in last-resort mode: They're considering a third-party candidate to sabotage Trump — and that will blow up in their faces, too

Missouri's racist rape trolls: State GOP introduces horrendous anti-choice bill — complete with an unforgivable affront to rape victims

The sad spectacle of "Morning Joe's" Trump denial: How Rob Reiner laid bare the brazen failures of MSNBC's morning crew

The overwhelming reason why Hillary should make Bernie her running mate (even though she never, ever will)

Donald Trump's flip-flops: He's banking on bigotry and ditching right-wing economic orthodoxy

"'The Lion King' is an extraordinarily sexual film": Inside the fascinating, misunderstood world of furries

Captain America's freedom fail: How the powerful few justify answering only to themselves

I was wrong about millennials: I'm so sorry I believed the lazy — and wrong — media stereotypes

GOP's draft women gambit backfires: Seth Meyers on the "O. Henry strategy" of Duncan Hunter

"No one has been more angry with Bill Clinton than me": This is how Hillary picks up anti-Trump Republicans

Sympathy for Sheldon Silver: We can’t solve problems by putting people in cages

Paul Krugman: Donald Trump and his supporters are, essentially, dangerous flat-earthers

David Brooks slams Hillary Clinton for lacking imagination: "This country's seriously off course — a little imagination is in order"

WATCH: Rachel Maddow transforms GOP anguish over Donald Trump's victory into glorious, glorious poetry

Support for Palestinians growing among young, progressive Americans, Pew report finds

Jon Stewart and David Letterman emerge from retirement to skewer Donald Trump at USO event

Behind the scenes on "Star Wars": The strange but mostly true stories of "Elstree 1976"

Trump spokeswoman Katrina Pierson says Paul Ryan unqualified as Speaker of the House if he does not back Trump

Fox News host claims Trump's racist "taco bowl" gaffe was neither racist nor a gaffe, but "an olive branch"

Captain America’s a douchey libertarian now: Why did Marvel have to ruin Steve Rogers?

Paul Ryan's bold — but transparent — shot across Trump's bow: It's a good idea even though it won't work

"I'm thinking maybe we need a new Speaker": Sean Hannity and Newt Gingrich throw a temper tantrum after Paul Ryan refuses to endorse Donald Trump

"Donald you're a sniveling coward": Here is the best of Ted Cruz sh*t-talking Donald Trump

"This is why Ann Coulter has said that women shouldn't be allowed to vote": Sexist sports fans troll Seattle female politicians after NBA team denial

There's no Trump without Palin: Meghan McCain scolds conservatives for backing Trump — forgets this is the party her dad helped create

Donald Trump turns President Obama's mockery into an actual talking point about dealing with Putin: "I had a major event in Russia ... Miss Universe contest"

Radiohead releases surprise Paul Thomas Anderson-directed music video and announces drop date for new album

The glory of the beard: It's the one bandwagon politicians can't jump on

"This is not a reality show": President Obama scolds the media to get serious about Donald Trump

Our awful elites gutted America. Now they dare ring alarms about Trump, Sanders -- and cast themselves as saviors