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I love Mark Zuckerberg’s book club: Unpacking his quest for literary meaning

The Facebook founder's book club choices are a useful (and kind of touching!) window into his inner life

“I don’t need to invade her private life to prove I’m cool”: How to talk to your daughter about sex

A reader asked me for practical advice for progressive, sex-positive dads on having "the talk." Here are my tips

Last Year America Sent Special Ops Forces Into Almost 70% of the Countries in the World

This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. In the dead of night, they swept in aboard V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft. Landing in a remote region of one of the most volatile countries on the planet, they raided a village and soon found themselves in a life-or-death firefight. Show More Summary

Jay Leno sounds off on Bill Cosby: “I don’t know why it’s so hard to believe women”

The former "Tonight Show" host commended comedian Hannibal Buress for renewing focus on the rape allegations

Surprise! Banning abortion would cost taxpayers an obscene amount of money

The Congressional Budget Office estimates GOP's 20-week abortion ban will cost $500 million over the next decade

Interactive #SOTU2015: See How Twitter Reacted to Every Minute of Obama's Address

On Tuesday, the nation gathered to watch President Obama's annual State of the Union address, in which income inequality and middle-class economics took center stage this year. The evening brought the very best (and worst) of social media, plenty of GIF's and memes included. Show More Summary

Master of the meta-selfie: Why Kim Kardashian’s new book cover makes such a bold statement

Kardashian debuts the cover of "Selfish," her new book of "self-portraits of the digital age"

Rand Paul’s budget quackery: Curing America’s ills with stupid, dangerous policy prescriptions

Dr. Rand Paul wants the government to “do no harm.” Step one: destroy the economy with a balanced budget amendment

Target uses its plus-sized critics to launch a new line

Fashion bloggers spoke out about the company's collections -- and got results

A weaponized tax code? Why GOP’s SOTU response is a confused mess

Bush and Romney don't know how to talk about inequality — but the Tea Party's favorites won't even try

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