August 24, 2016 Archive August 2016

10 damning allegations in Andrea Tantaros' lawsuit against Fox News and Roger Ailes

Frank Ocean’s queer revolution: How “Blond(e)” asks us to see queerness as the new normal

Insult politics: Does Trump really think he can appeal to black voters by being condescending?

In search of Christine Chubbuck: The mystery of TV’s first on-air suicide

Got your broomstick? IRL Quidditch gets super competitive

Katrina pain index 2016 by the numbers: Race and class gap widening

When fiction becomes reality: How Dostoevsky predicted Trump’s America

Finito, comments: Goodbye to the loudest drunk in NPR’s online bar

Scholar Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor on the "exciting" Movement for Black Lives platform

Playing into the right's trap: The media is all too quick to go chasing phony Clinton scandals

GOP's next move on Obamacare: With "repeal and replace" all but dead, can they be trusted to "fix" the law?

No bull — AI investing is coming to Wall Street

Nate Parker's Penn State: Campus sexual assault issues at the center of "The Birth of a Nation" controversy

Doubling down on racial politics: Trump continues to play the only card that works with his supporters

American Film Institute cancels screening of "Birth of a Nation" in wake of director Nate Parker's sexual assault revelations

WATCH: Gary Johnson schools Fox News' Eric Bolling on Black Lives Matter

6.2 magnitude Italy eathquake leaves 120 dead

"I had been just horrified by the two options that our country is facing": Evan McMullin on his dark horse presidential campaign

Colbert on Clinton health rumor mill: Giuliani is "a man with his head up his own a**"

Mylan defends 450 percent price hike on EpiPens by claiming to have "increased anaphylaxis awareness"

Salon Talks: Economist Joseph Stiglitz on the future of the Euro and U.S. defense spending

"The Tick" vs. pilot season: Can Amazon bring back the big blue superhero?

Seth Meyers confused how Hillary missed 15,000 emails: "Trump may be a demagogue, but I cannot vote for a sociopath who doesn't clean out their inbox"

Valar morghulis! The "best" films of the 21st century, apparently, are those full of death and despair

Unsecured "Clinton email server" — in the form of Wi-Fi — makes an appearance at Trump rally

Ben Carson: "Elderly" candidates Trump and Hillary should release medical records "because it's a very stressful job"

John Krasinski's family affair: Why making "The Hollars" felt "like we were shooting a home video"

George Carlin's anti-cop album, recorded prior to 9/11, to be released next month

"I’m a white male, and I am prejudiced": Watch one C-SPAN caller's powerful confession and critical question to a black guest

Leslie Jones' website hacked, replaced with nude photographs and personal information of comedian

Private prisons are not the problem: Why mass incarceration is the real issue

The cult of Barb: Why the Internet is obsessed with the "Stranger Things" doomed sidekick

Look Again: The day's most compelling images from around the globe

In Florida, Donald Trump extends ham-fisted olive branch to minority voters "tired of being used by these phony politicians"

"Leslie Jones deserves better than this modern age": Twitter lends support after comedian's website hacked

They want to destroy Leslie Jones: Harassment targeting "Ghostbusters" star exposes the ugliness driving the new right

Former Miss Universe who claims Trump called her "Miss Piggy" gains U.S. citizenship to vote against him