In the lush forests that make up the Western reaches of the Democratic Republic of Congo, new first-time mothers from the Ekonda tribe follow a strict ritual meant to protect their newborns, elevate their spirits, and bring prestige to their families. Show More Summary
Recently, at an event hosted by the New Republic in Washington, DC, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough remarked, "There's not a more important and pressing issue on the president's agenda than climate." McDonough's statement could only come from a White House unconcerned with reelection, helmed by a president with no one left to woo. Show More Summary
Jeet Heer, New Republic: National Review has a fraught relationship with National Socialism. In recent years, the magazine has taken to likening liberals and socialists to fascists and Nazis. In a much-derided article published lastShow More Summary
Back in May, we announced that Taylor Swift’s bestie Hailee Steinfeld had signed a record deal with Republic Records. She proved that she has an excellent singing voice with Pitch Perfect 2.
Pro-lifers are anthropomorphizing fetuses and embryos, Dr. Jen Gunter, a former fetus, former embryo and OB/GYN complained in a Thursday op-ed for The New Republic.
Skyforge is a free-to-download fantasy MMO built by Russian online company Mail.ru and role-playing game specialists Obsidian Entertainment. You know Obsidian - they made Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2, Fallout: New Vegas, South Park: The Stick of Truth and Pillars of Eternity. Show More Summary
Speaking with the New York Times last week, Ted Cruz went on a brief digression about Star Trek, opining that William Shatner’s Captain Kirk is better than Patrick Stewart’s Captain Picard because Kirk is, in Cruz's mind, a Republican. He cited Kirk’s purported working-class background as proof for his proclamation, calling... More »
The U.S. Navy and Republic of Singapore Navy completed the 21st annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Singapore after 11 days of comprehensive training both at sea and ashore,
The pro-abortion lobby is desperate to spin Planned Parenthood’s ugliness into something benign. Over at what is left of the New Republic, Jen Gunter falls back on medicaleze to pretend that a dismembered fetus isn’t a dismembered human...Show More Summary
Has Joan Didion become “the Ultimate Literary Celebrity“? In an article for the New Republic Laura Marsh says “yes,” and then tries to explain how that happened. Marsh’s efforts pair well with Franklin Strong‘s recent Millions essay on “The Manliness of Joan Didion,” Joan Didion being a literary figure who can adapt to any description.
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II looks set be under the limelight yet again, where it will no longer have to hang out in a dusty store room. Over 10 years after the game was released in December 2004, developer Obsidian’s title...Show More Summary
10-year-old game Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2 got a surprise update to its PC version today, including a high-definition makeover.
The New Republic examined the literary celebrity of Joan Didion. Stream a new Kurt Vile song. Cleveland's Harvey Pekar Park to open Saturday. Lou Barlow discussed the Kids soundtrack with Stereogum on the film's 10th anniversary. The Guardian listed the...
With a new patch, fans can experience Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II with achievements, 4K resolution and controller support.
Today in completely-unexpected-yet-welcome news: Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords, first released in 2004, got an official update, replete with fixes and new features. The update, which covers Mac, Linux andShow More Summary
Knights of the Old Republic II has, somewhat bizarrely, gotten a major Steam update today. Given that the game was originally released for Windows XP back in February 2005, this feels a bit late in the day. However, given the game's legendarily broken status on release, it is a bit of a special case. Show More Summary
Patriots Cheerleaders Lip Sync to OMI's "Cheerleader" The New England Patriots cheerleaders took a break from shooting their 2016 swimsuit calendar in the Dominican Republic to dance around to that new "Cheerleader"song... in their bikinis. …
A different version of this article was originally published by New America Media. Iran has won the diplomatic struggle over its nuclear program in Vienna. Its success was not due to United States negotiators' fecklessness as Republican critics and Prime Minister Netanyahu have been quick to assert. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Slovenian industrial act Laibach announced that they were to be the first foreign band to ever perform a concert in the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea. This seems fitting, because Laibach are known for their pseudo-ironic, ambiguously sincere fascist presentation. …Read More