Opinion: Trump isn’t funny anymore

For this story, I originally planned to write a professional review of Donald Trump’s inauguration like it was a bona fide comedy special. That idea came to me before the inauguration aired. And whil...

Opinion: Calm down about Russia

Recently, allegations concerning President Donald Trump have made headlines. In particular, the allegation that the president hired sex workers to urinate on a bed former President Obama once slept i...

March madness?

“He doesn’t even have a dog.” This was my favorite protest sign — seen on Instagram — from one of the Women’s Marches held around the nation on Jan. 21. And while I thought the concern was valid (Who...
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Opinion: Facebook shouldn’t flag fake news

The real news has been talking about “fake news” for a while now. As science writer Brooke Borel points out on FiveThirtyEight, “We’ve used this phrase so many times in the past two months that it’s ...