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Another In-Depth Interview With My Sons About Today’s World
What starts with COVID and ends with butt jokes? This interview!
WHAT HAPPENED WITH THE FOCACCIA????
In the aftermath of one of the best seasons ever of ‘The Great British Bake Off,’ a soggy-bottomed question looms large.
The Many Ways My Bad and Expensive Health Insurance Has Screwed Me Over
Burn in hell Oscar!
Voting Can’t Save Roe v. Wade
The party in power has decided theocratic fascism is something they can't—or won't—stop.
Please Join Me in Appreciating This 400 Year Old Grudge
Three and a half centuries later, one rabbi in Amsterdam is still VERY mad at Baruch Spinoza.
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Biden’s Response to Omicron is Halfhearted at Best
The political will fight the pandemic has completely disappeared.
‘Succession’ Sick Fuck of the Week: ‘Too Much Birthday’
WHEWWWWW, WHAT AN EPISODE!
What Did We Expect?
Omicron is the inevitable consequence of rich countries hoarding vaccines and letting everyone else go to hell.
Wirecutter’s Black Friday Pick Is a Fair Contract
Black Friday gives the website's staff some much-needed leverage.
Uncritical Race Theory
Conservatives complain about teaching students facts about history—but most school learning materials actually take the ahistorical approach they prefer.
The 2020 Year-After Year-End Music List: Best of a Bad Year
No, the year isn't a typo.
Bird of the Week: Wild Turkey
A glorious bird in every way.
Please Stop Stuffing Foods Inside Other Foods
My fellow humans: Why do we do this?
The System Works
Kyle Rittenhouse's acquittal is America being America.
The ‘Top Gun’ Sequel Is Flooding Reality TV With Weird Military Propaganda
Don't mind this military promo in the middle of your favorite reality TV show.
A Leftist Birder Tells Us About the Most Socialist Birds
'They care for each other. They share the wealth. It is literally the most socialist bird ever.'
The New York Times’ War On Its Newest Unions Is Heating Up
Employees at Wirecutter are threatening a strike over Black Friday weekend, the site's busiest time of the year.
Labor Conditions in Fast Food Are Worse Than Ever
"Everyone realized how shit it was, and everyone quit."
The BBC Is Being Gripped By a Wave of Transphobia
TERFism has enveloped the highest levels of the British media—and we can't be complacent about it.
‘Succession’ Sick Fuck of the Week: ‘Retired Janitors of Idaho’
The rich get richer and the sick get sicker.