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How COVID Is Showing Us Our Terrible Climate Future
To stop the worst effects of climate change, rich countries have to move heaven and earth to help poor countries. COVID shows how unlikely that is.
The Establishment Is the Establishment for a Reason
They may not be good for much, but they know how to maintain their grip on power.
The Hottest New Trend Is Famous Matts Using Homophobic Slurs
They're all doing it!
Democrats Are All Trying to Find the Guy Who Betrayed Millions of Renters
Hint: look in the mirror.
Guess That Whole ‘Actually Helping Poor People’ Thing Is Over Now
Giving people money has been a huge success so naturally we are stopping!
Bird of the Week: Willie Wagtail
This bird is a reminder that the avian world has just as many moody and temperamental residents as the human one.
Yes, Israel Is Really At War With Ice Cream
The highest echelons of the Israeli government are now locked in combat with...Ben & Jerry's.
How Not to Interview an Evil Gazillionaire
Jeff Bezos is getting some of the softest coverage imaginable thanks to his upcoming space flight.
Bird of the Week: Turkey Vulture
Look upon the mighty vulture, soaring in the sky with its unusually good sense of smell for a bird!
Which Is Funnier: Trump Getting COVID or Bolsonaro Getting Hiccups?
This is a tough one.
What Does Minnesota Have to Do to Get People to Stop Creating Freakishly Large Invasive Goldfish
What is going on????
The Definitive Guide to Whether You Should Watch These Things I Just Watched
These rulings are final!
Pack the Court or Face the Consequences
Either expand the Supreme Court or watch it destroy any attempts at meaningful progress. Those are the options.
Hope the New York Times Is Happy Now
The NYPD attacked queer people again. Maybe the paper should revisit its editorial begging for cops to be allowed at Pride.