Filibustered is Alex McCown’s column about the overlap between politics and pop culture. Every four years the presidential conventions roll around, rising from the dead like impatient cicadas, to make a super-annoying noise that lasts for four days straight, then die off again until the next election cycle. Show More Summary
The great Netflix show STRANGER THINGS inspires the BTS column to dive into Amblin and Stephen King related behind the scenes images this week! We start off with a twofer! Read the full article on AICN Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. Over...Show More Summary
The animated show 'Archer' is a grammar-lovers wet dream. Column by Taylor Houston If I were having a dinner party, and I could invite anyone I wanted, I would totally invite Adam Reed, the creator and writer of the made-for-adults cartoon...Show More Summary
Welcome to a new Cut column, where we take a break from our demanding reading schedules to share the shows we've been watching this month, from classics to buzzy new hits. This month, we're loving HBO's half-hour comedies, revisiting the great Deadwood and getting hyped about the return of UnREAL. ... More »
More Shocking Findings from the Report That Showed You Need to Earn $23.56 an Hour to Live in King County by Stranger Staff The recent "Out of Reach" report by the National Low Income Housing Coalition was full of shocking findings about the cost of living in Seattle. Show More Summary
What happens when you combine someone who suffers from FDS and #NeverTrump simultaneously? Let's allow Poynter's Jim Warren and his disturbingly-shallow column show the result...
Hillary Clinton. (Gage Skidmore / (CC-BY-2.0)) Emails released from the office of influential Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed show that a column Reed published on CNN.com praising Hillary Clinton and ripping her opponent, Bernie Sanders,...Show More Summary
MY USA TODAY COLUMN: Punish State A.G.’s Who Treat Disagreement As A Crime. UPDATE: From the comments: These AG should be met with howling crowds whenever they show their faces. The people and businesses that give them political contributions should get the same treatment. They and their supporters should be publicly shamed at every opportunity. […]
AIM Editor Roger Aronoff was a guest last week on The Tami Jackson Show to talk about Aronoff’s recent column “More Evidence of Clinton Corruption Yields Little Interest from the Media.”
KIG Analytics used Chicago’s Open Data Portal and data from the Cook County Assessor and City of Chicago Zoning Ordinance to produce a heat map showing the available FAR in Chicago's top neighborhoods. The height of each column represents...Show More Summary
From Yoenis Cespedes turning spring training into a luxury car show to having to pay up to $49 to watch a game that doesn't count, baseball doesn't seem the least bit concerned about the message it's sending to the fans.
Welcome to La Liga Hangover, a weekly column running throughout the season in which we take a light-hearted, though in-depth, look at the key stories and talking points from the most recent weekend of action in Spanish football's top flight. Show More Summary
Learning how to write from one of the most screwed-up shows on television. Column by Max Booth III We are all going to die. If you think about this fact long enough, there’s a good chance you’ll curl up in a ball and sob into a bottle of liquor. Show More Summary
My latest Townhall column is called, Show This Column to Anyone Who Claims Bush Lied about WMDs in Iraq. Here’s an excerpt from the column. Here’s an excerpt from the
The Left is still in mourning over the retirement of Jon Stewart from The Daily Show. One poor fellow at The Atlantic just wrote a piece that suggests he needs a grief counselor "Slowly, though, it began to sink in: the dimension of our loss. Show More Summary
Republicans show no sign of learning from experience. In his latest column, Paul Krugman delves into the eerie reality that all elements of the GOP, from Congress to the crew running for the White House, just can't let go, and keep saying the same thing over and over. Show More Summary
From the February 5 edition of CNN's CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin: BROOKE BALDWIN (HOST): So here you wrote this column this week essentially talking about these incredibly popular conservative radio show hosts and talk show hosts...Show More Summary
We’re two days removed from the Super Bowl and — more importantly, at least for the purposes of this column — the Super Bowl halftime show, in which many, many people will work very hard to make a terrible, corny spectacle happen. The halftime show will doubtless be more explosive and brain-searing than all of […]
NBC last aired a new episode of Seinfeld in 1998, but the lasting legacy of the show continues to find new ways to live on forever. From an Australian bar inspired by none other than George Costanza to the annual celebration of Festivus, Seinfeld has proven to have some serious staying power. Show More Summary
Firms that engage in international markets tend to pay higher wages. This column provides new evidence on the wage premiums for exporters and multinational firms in Japan. The results show that wage premium for foreign-owned firms is far more important than that for exporters and domestically owned multinational firms.