When a Company is Bigger Than its Country

Novo Nordisk is worth more than home country’s Denmark annual GDP.

Sometimes History Rhymes In Ironic Ways

And you might ask yourself: “how did we get here?”

Campus Crackdowns Escalate

Police have been brought at universities across the country.

Colleges and Anti-Israel Protests

Administrations are struggling to handle the biggest wave of student protests in generations.

Trump’s New York Jury

Finding 12 impartial people in a high-profile trial is challenging.

TikTok Ban Close. Is it Constitutional?

The courts would likely allow restricting a Chinese data mining operation popular with American teenagers.

Israel Launches Token Retaliatory Strike On Iran

It was the least they could do.

Arizona Republicans Block Abortion Ban Fix

They can’t help themselves.

Warren: ‘Ample Evidence’ Israel Committing Genocide

When does humanitarian catastrophe become something more?

Truth Social Stock Collapses

Easy Come, Easy Go.

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Biden Declares Easter Trans

Calendars, How Do They Work?

Republican Judges Condemn Trump’s Intimidation Tactics

The rule of law is under seige.

Trump Truths Tied-Up Truck Taunt

A truckload of deplorables.

Francis Scott Key Bridge Disaster

Some interesting tidbits.

Trump’s Massive Truth Social Windfall

He’s suddenly a billionaire after all.

Trump Salutes Insurrection ‘Hostages’

Creeping authoritarianism? Political suicide? Descent into madness?

Trump’s Fundraising Plan

Millions of fools and their money may soon be parted.

Is Trump Even Running for President?

A familiar question is again a reasonable one.

Trump’s Financial Troubles

What happens if a corrupt man who owes hundreds of millions is President?

MAGA didn’t come from nowhere

The roots of MAGA run deep, through places like my old home.

Deepfakes and Election Disinformation

A long-predicted threat has emerged.

Sunday Tabs

The Outrage Machine

Punditry, complexity, and democracy.

Appeals Court Ruling Threatens 100+ Capitol Rioter Sentences

The “interference with the administration of justice” enhancement was wrongly applied.

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Bowling Aloner

If we’re even bowling at all.

Trump’s Mounting Legal Bills

He owes over half a billion so far. That creates significant conflicts of interest.

About That Cult Thing…

Cults of personality are not the same as cults.

Israel vs the World in Rafah

Netanyahu is defying the international community.

Biden ‘An Elderly Man with a Poor Memory’

A special counsel has declined to prosecute the President but his rationale was painful.

Stopping Deepfake Porn

A growing scourge may be next to impossible to stop.

Toby Keith, 1961-2024

The country music singer was 62.

Our Weird Politics

Taylor Swift, Travis Kelce, and MAGA.

Young Blacks Souring on Biden?

A credulous report strings together some anedotes and dubious polling.

Israeli Forces Storm Hospital Dressed as Civilians

A disturbing report.

Pelosi Pleas for FBI to Probe Pro-Palestinian Protestors

A bizarre call from the former Speaker.

The Border Standoff is Escalating Quickly

Gregg Abbott is now defying the U.S. Supreme Court, forcing a showdown.

Nikki Haley, Racism In America, And Trump

On racism, Republicans, and names

Porn, Public Employees, and the First Amendment

I know a fireable offense when I see it.

Chris Christie Ends Campaign

The anti-Trump attack dog is out of the race.

Mid-Week Tabs

Wider Middle East War Appears Inevitable

Israel and Iran’s proxies are on a collision course.

Tit, Meet Tat

The inevitable threats to remove Biden from the ballot emerge.

‘Passive’ Capitol Rioters Still Criminals

An illustration of the justice system working as designed.

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Claudine Gay Resigns as Harvard President

Repeated academic integrity violations led to her forced ouster.

Donald Trump Removed From Maine Ballot

Another state has declared him an insurrectionist.

Haley and the Politics of Slavery [Updated with Video]

Why can’t some of us handle the truth?

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The Internet Isn’t Dead

It’s just resting.

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Trump v. Biden

Economic Chart Edition.

TikTok and the Israel-Hamas War

The popular app is influencing the opinions of its young user base.