August 17, 2016 Archive August 2016

Battle of the Trump surrogates: 5 times Rudy Giuliani out-crazied Katrina Pierson on the campaign trail

John McLaughlin, veteran TV host, dies at 89

Caught in a bad bromance? We should be encouraging man hugs, not mocking them

Bros in the heart of darkness: Jonah Hill and Miles Teller's "War Dogs" is a scathing indictment of Dick Cheney's America

Running the streets: A tale of three surprisingly different street gangs around the world

Michael Moore: Trump is sabotaging his campaign because he never really wanted the job

Interrupting Trump’s strut is only a start: Journalists shouldn't normalize the GOP candidate

Trump's damage has already been done: He has nurtured a generation of racist bullies

"It's the safety, stupid" — Sorry Tesla, Ford's bet on self-driving cars shows that safe trumps sexy

No, Hillary won't have a mandate: If Clinton wins, she won't be empowered the way Democrats hope

No, NY Times columnist Paul Krugman is not to blame for the rise of Donald Trump

Breitbart to the rescue: Trump hires head of right-wing website as his latest top campaign aide

Russian court rules against Google's antitrust appeal yet again

"The Birth of a Nation" controversy: Nate Parker's 1999 rape case and its haunting aftermath

In praise of Olympians having fun: They're called "games" for a reason

Anti-choicers get even weirder: After losing in the Supreme Court, abortion foes turn to desperate distortion

GOP congressman calls for investigation into Manafort as leaked memo shows Trump campaign chair laid groundwork for Putin’s Crimea annexation

Salon Talks: How the Clinton campaign is courting young progressives

Larry Wilmore: Comedy Central never gave "The Nightly Show" a fighting chance

Deadly floods in southern Louisiana: What we know so far

UPDATED: 3 in 5 Trump-supporting Texans think their state should secede under President Hillary Clinton

How Univision's purchase of Gawker could alter the future of online journalism

Minnesota's Bernie voters turning Green: Jill Stein courts progressive voters in an uncommonly independent-friendly state

El Chapo's son kidnapped at gunpoint, signaling decline of once-powerful Sinaloa Cartel, report says

No, they don't support Trump: Smeared left-wing writers debunk the myth

Retreating into the bubble: Donald Trump turns his campaign over to Breitbart