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Monday‘s ‘A Closer Look‘ Segment on Late Night With Seth Meyers Shows Just How Much the Show Has Changed During the Trump Era

For one thing, Donald Trump is a walking punchline.

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E. Jean Carroll‘s Advice Columns Have Been Confronting Sick Sexual Power Dynamics for Decades

As in her New York magazine excerpt, the content is disturbing, but the tone retains its self-assured, emotionally removed fizz.

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When It Would Make Sense for a Sports Franchise to Play in Two Cities

Introducing the BuffaloMexico City Bills.

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Turkish Voters Have Denied Their Authoritarian President a Big Prize in Istanbul‘s Mayoralty

Erdogan himself was mayor of Turkey‘s most populous city in the ‘90s.

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How Candy Crush and Cancel Culture Inspired Dave Malloy‘s New Musical

The mind behind Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 tackles internet addiction in Octet.

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Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh Just Fought Over the Rights of the Accused. Gorsuch Won.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg plainly trusted him to do the job right here.

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A Small ISP in Pennsylvania Tanked a Big Chunk of the Web on Monday

And Verizon apparently made it much worse.

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Oregon‘s Legislative Chaos Has Senators Fleeing to Idaho and a Militia Threatening the Capitol

The governor ordered state police to find the senators and haul them back to the statehouse.

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League of Legends Is Now Blocked in Iran, Syria

One frustrated player in Iran wrote online, "i love league of legends. i wanna play. its the only game i enjoy playing. please let us play."

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Roseanne Barr and Andrew Dice Clay Announce Politically Incorrect Pilgrimage Across America

Roseanne Bar and Andrew Dice Clay announce new comedy tour, "Mr. and Mrs. America."

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The Fathers Project Is a Vision of Queer Utopia Without AIDS. But Online Censorship Is Making It Hard to See.

Filmmaker Leo Herrera premieres the newest episode of his acclaimed web series and discusses the ‘community guidelines‘ hampering queer artists online.

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Wig‘s Nostalgia for a ‘Realer‘ Era of Drag Blinds It From Queens Reinventing the Art Today

The new HBO doc mourns the loss of the gritty, transgressive NYC drag scene of the 1980s and ‘90s.

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How Worried Should the U.S. Be After Its Nail-Biting Win Over Spain?

Survive and advance? Or survive and panic?

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The Angle: What if Anti-Vaxxers Weren‘t to Blame for the Recent Measles Outbreaks?

The real explanation is much more complicated.

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Humans Can‘t Watch All the Surveillance Footage Out There-so Computers Are

Video analytics software that identifies people is more prevalent-and dangerous-than you think.

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Mark Hamill, and Annette Bening Want to Help You Get Through the Mueller Report

Normally you should read the book first, but this time is an exception.

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What You Need to Know About the Crisis at the Border

And what you can do to help.

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Help! My Daughter Won‘t Talk to Me Because I Left Her Dog Out of My Will.

Laurie compares my grandchildren to her dog, and says Spot deserves as much as his "human cousins."

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Bernie Sanders‘ Plan to Forgive All Student Debt Doesn‘t Make Much Sense

It offers relief for today‘s borrowers. But what about tomorrow‘s?

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Interview With an Old LGBTQ Person: Barbara Satin, Age 85, on Her Ministry of Trans Presence

‘I want to be a trans presence in places where people don‘t expect to see it.‘

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The Supreme Court‘s Naughty Trademarks Ruling Shows Why It Must Also Kill Partisan Gerrymandering

One layer beneath the ruling is a possible tea leaf for the coming decision on partisan gerrymandering.

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John Oliver Fake-Climbs Mount Everest to Prove It‘s Probably Not Worth It

Not only is the practice dangerous, it‘s not even that impressive anymore.

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Instagrammers Are Ruining a Small Peony Farm

Parents just can‘t resist a whimsical picture of their child wandering through flowers.

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My Husband Wants to Watch Me Have Sex With Another Man. I Think I Love That Idea a Little Too Much.

Is this a bad sign?

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