October 05, 2016 Archive October 2016

Salon's author questionnaire: "Sometimes people say the writing is good to subtly suggest that everything else is bad"

VOTE: Who will win tonight's vice presidential debate?

Clinton's hopes rest on turnout: Planned Parenthood, Latino groups focus on getting out the vote

Forever Angela Chase: "For young women who were just forming and just getting angry, it was the only thing out there"

"Luke Cage" star Mike Colter: "If I was a little boy today, I'd fantasize about being able to be shot and not be killed"

"Beauty treated like a beast": The backlash against Donald Trump's fat shaming of Alicia Machado shows how deep our fat phobia goes

Watch the 2016 vice presidential debate live: Tim Kaine vs. Mike Pence

Premature celebrations: GOP declares Mike Pence winner in vice presidential debate against Tim Kaine

Purvi Patel: What you need to know about the woman arrested under Gov. Mike Pence's abortion law

Donald Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway: Tim Kaine was sexist because he interrupted moderator Elaine Quijano a few times

#ThatMexicanThing: The vice presidential debate delivered some key moments for Twitter

What Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton got wrong about nuclear weapons

Robert Reich: Don't overlook Donald Trump, and don't give Republicans a free pass

Want to know who will win the White House? Watch the stock market

Tim Kaine didn't win Mr. Congeniality — but he got the job done in VP debate

It's the system: Donald Trump's tax returns show the American tax code favors the rich

Stephen Colbert challenges Mike Pence's claim to be "Rush Limbaugh on decaf": "I didn't realize caffeine was the active ingredient in OxyContin"

House Republicans have a woman problem: GOP leadership is at risk of being all white and all male in next Congress

No flag pin: Tim Kaine's lapel pin honors his son, an American hero

Wolf in sheep's clothing: Mike Pence conceals his far-right radicalism with a sedate debate performance

Donald Trump reportedly not happy that Mike Pence is a better debater than he is

Vice presidential debate highlights: Key quotes from Tim Kaine and Mike Pence

Ready for the worst: Florida braces for Hurricane Matthew

Donald Trump’s white supremacist delusions: Why does the GOP nominee think “race riots” are breaking out across America?

"Lonely stoner" Kid Cudi checks into rehab for depression and suicidal urges

WATCH: New Hillary Clinton ad demolishes every Mike Pence lie from vice presidential debate

Thank you, Ben Stiller: The actor's essay on cancer rings true with humility, honesty and heart

"I carry a pistol. I fight back": NRA's $6.5 million ad buy targets millennial women

The diamonds did her in: Ex-jewel thief describes Kim Kardashian theft as "movie-like"

WATCH: Fox News' Jesse Watters heads to Chinatown for incredibly offensive "O'Reilly Factor" segment

Issa Rae's sublime "Insecure": HBO's new witty, ironic portrayal of young single professionals hits fresh and familiar notes

Not only boring: The vice presidential debate failed to deliver on style or substance

Chicago moves forward with plan to curb police brutality

The Prince museum: Paisley Park visitors will get to see icon's studio and mementoes when it opens

Don Blankenship, Massey CEO in jail because unsafe mines killed 29, says he's a political prisoner

WATCH: Trailer for Jordan Peele's racial-themed horror film "Get out" released

VOTE: What's your favorite new fall TV series?

Justice Department: Government contractor with top secret clearance charged with theft of classified materials

Bill Clinton's "crazy" Obamacare gaffe: A moment of candor becomes a campaign controversy

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

Paul Ryan's slow-motion downfall: Stuck between Trump and the Tea Party, what's a policy wonk to do?

Civil rights museum that denied Donald Trump a photo op now receiving bomb threats