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Trump Almost Always Folds

From trade deals to gun control and immigration to military deployments, the president has a consistent pattern: Talk a big game, then back down....

Arne Duncan Is Serious: Americans Should Boycott School

The former education secretary says it's time for American families to boycott school to fight for stricter gun laws.Over the weekend, Arne Duncan, who...

There Is Only One Trump Scandal

The myriad Trump scandals can obscure the fact that they're all elements of one massive tale of corruption. Carlos Barria / Reuters In...

It’s the Guns

The answer is almost insultingly simple and has the virtue only of being true: It's the guns.The Parkland shooting earlier this year seemed at...

Rex Tillerson: ‘Without Personal Honor There Is No Leadership’

Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson emphasized the importance of truth in a commencement address at Virginia Military Institute that many interpreted as a...

People can’t stop talking about this ‘brilliant’ National Geographic cover

National Geographic has its fair share of affecting, enduring covers, like 1985's "Afghan Girl," arguably the publication's most famous image.For its June...

Hippos Poop So Much That Sometimes All the Fish Die

Their dung consumes the oxygen around it, creating lethal pulses of suffocating water. Dan Kitwood / Getty Images At night, hippos wander into...

The Scientific Case for Two Spaces After a Period

A new study proves that half of people are correct. The other is also correct. Tina Fineberg / AP Even in the studies...

Adult Swim Just Ordered 70 New Episodes of ‘Rick and Morty’

Adult SwimAfter months of radio silence and confusion about the status of its hit show, Adult Swim revealed in a press release on Thursday...

Every Culture Appropriates

Meet the Death Metal Cowboys of Botswana. In black leather decorated with metal studs, they play a pounding style of music that people who...