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The Perishable Politician
October 19th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Our enduring, unhealthy relationship with celebrity presidents.
Tom Hanks: Typewriter Fetishist
October 18th, 2017, 12:20 PM
The impregnable constellation we call “Tom Hanks" has gifted us with a collection of typewriter-fetish fiction.
New Atheism’s Idiot Heirs
October 17th, 2017, 12:20 PM
From Ben Shapiro to Stefan Molyneux, the heirs to New Atheism are merging with the YouTube right.
The Lying Game
October 16th, 2017, 12:20 PM
When a conservative commentator like Bret Stephens starts explaining how of “culture” dictates behavior, reach for your bullshit detector.
Just Deserts
October 16th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Some seventy-two years from the last American execution for desertion, the firing squad is a tough-guy pantomime for hacks and hams.
A Right to Police Accountability
October 13th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Welcome to Interviews for Resistance. We’re now several months into the Trump administration, and activists have scored some. . .
Non-Compete Clause
October 12th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Female competition is the sharp edge of internalized sexism and the death of solidarity---and it’s utterly, irredeemably neoliberal. 
Trumpspeak
October 12th, 2017, 12:20 PM
I trained a Markov chain to generate the following paragraphs of Trumpese.
Offense Lords
October 11th, 2017, 12:20 PM
The clowns are not only fundamental to our social institutions; they're literally in charge of them.
Greek Tragedy
October 10th, 2017, 12:20 PM
A masterful narrative of the Greek debt crisis, Varoufakis's Adults in the Room makes a case for the revival of a humane internationalism.
Weedshock
October 10th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Have television shows and films about weed shed their political naivety?
The Moldbug Variations
October 9th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Three years ago, Peter Thiel called me a conspiracy theorist . . .
Weekly Bafflements
October 6th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Wow who besides literally everyone saw this coming. After decades of gossip and backchannel talk, somebody finally reported out. . .
They Want to Take the Guns, Don’t They?
October 6th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Welcome to Interviews for Resistance. We’re now several months into the Trump administration, and activists have scored some. . .
Reinventing the Wheel
October 5th, 2017, 12:20 PM
You could grow old waiting for an enlightened billionaire to appear.
The Corbyn Cult
October 5th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Why did British journalist Alexander Scissors-Tremendously vanish from his room at the Labour Party Conference?
President Lisa Simpson
October 4th, 2017, 12:20 PM
Lover of austerity economics, mouthpiece of an educated elite. Behold the future: President Lisa Simpson.
The Bananas-Ass Ex-Friend
October 4th, 2017, 12:20 PM
So you wife's ex-friend is a psycho, bunny boiling nut job. Find the nearest escape route!