Well, it’s been a good run. The people of Earth developed agriculture, composed symphonies, traveled into space, and invented a high-tech porn-distribution device that could also be used to watch cat videos, but now it’s all over. The zombie apocalypse — the one we’ve all feared for the past couple of years or so, whenever
Walking Dead premiered — has finally begun.
It’s subtle. If you look out your window right now, you won’t see a herd of decomposed, blood-soaked zombies lumbering down the middle of the street. Not yet. But the evidence is there, if you’re willing to piece it all
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El Cajon Police: Black Man Pointed Vaping Device Before Fatal Shooting
Hundreds protested the shooting of Alfred Olango.
Trump Campaign Has Sexist Plan to Fight Allegations of Sexism
Talking points say they should hammer Hillary for Bill’s sex scandals, though even Republicans think that’s a terrible idea.
Congress Averts Government Shutdown With Two Days to Spare
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Gary Johnson Can’t Name Single World Leader in Self-Described ‘Aleppo Moment’
Smart idea: cover by reminding everyone of your last terrible gaffe.
Yesterday at 6:29 p.m.
U.S. to Send Another 600 Troops to Iraq Ahead of Push to Retake Mosul
Brings the total up to about 5,000.
Yesterday at 6:08 p.m.
Trump Asks Supporters to Tell Him to Attack Hillary More
In a very interesting survey he’s sending to backers, the GOP nominee is bringing up many of the lines he failed to use in the first debate.
Yesterday at 5:43 p.m.
Hillary’s Hand Gestures Are the Right-Wing Conspiracy Theory Du Jour
She was telling Lester Holt to let her in for a zinger, the theory goes.
Yesterday at 5:39 p.m.
Trump Might Make Newspaper Endorsements Matter Again
Clinton has racked up a series of endorsements from conservative editorial boards. Research suggests such “surprise endorsements” can have an effect.
Yesterday at 3:50 p.m.
What Lester Holt Got Wrong About Stop-and-Frisk in the Presidential Debate
is constitutional, but its use in New York might not have been.
Yesterday at 3:31 p.m.
Two Men Who Took Suitcase From Chelsea May Have Just Been Visiting NYC
But authorities would still really like to talk to them.
Yesterday at 3:27 p.m.
3 People, Including 2 Kids, Injured in Elementary-School Shooting in S.C.
The teenage suspect is reportedly in custody.
Yesterday at 2:47 p.m.
Tim Tebow Homered on the First Pitch He Saw As a Pro
He grounded into a double play in his second at-bat.
Yesterday at 2:23 p.m.
Senate Overrides Obama’s Veto on 9/11 Lawsuit Bill, House Expected to Follow
It’s the first time Congress has overridden an Obama veto.
Yesterday at 12:36 p.m.
Clinton’s Biggest Challenge: Getting Millennials Off the Couch
There’s some evidence the first debate improved millennial impressions of Clinton. But she needs them to get motivated to vote for her.
Yesterday at 12:17 p.m.
Republicans in Denial That the Debate Exposed Donald Trump As Unfit for Office
Everybody is to blame except the candidate who is obviously too ignorant and lazy to be president.
Yesterday at 11:59 a.m.
Fat-Shamed Miss Universe Was Once Accused of Participating in Murder Plot
She was never charged. “I’m not a saint girl,” she says now.
Yesterday at 11:01 a.m.
MH17 Was Shot Down by a Russian Missile, Say Investigators
The Dutch-led team confirmed what most had already suspected.
Yesterday at 9:46 a.m.
Clinton Gains 4 Points on Trump in First Post-Debate Poll
Before the debate, Morning Consult’s tracking poll had Trump up one. Now it has Clinton up three.
Yesterday at 9:36 a.m.
Wells Fargo CEO Forced to Give Up $41 Million for Bank’s Scandal
He’s still very rich.
Yesterday at 8:31 a.m.
Where Clinton and Trump Stand on All of the Key Issues
Policy hasn’t been at the forefront of this election — but here’s what they’re actually proposing.