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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Government-Shutdown Liveblog, Day Two
All the lowlights from a barely functioning Washington.
Does Glenn Greenwald Know More Than Robert Mueller?
The journalist’s war on the Russia investigation.
Yesterday at 8:30 p.m.
Government Shutdown Liveblog, Day One
All the latest developments from an even-more-dysfunctional-than-usual Washington.
Yesterday at 4:11 p.m.
Rep. Removed From House Ethics Committee Amid Allegations
Congressman Patrick Meehan, who’s been heavily involved in the fight against sexual harassment on Capitol Hill, settled own sexual-misconduct case.
Yesterday at 12:30 p.m.
What Could Bob Mueller Want From Steve Bannon?
Bannon has little left to lose by telling the special counsel everything he knows.
Yesterday at 12:13 p.m.
Neighbor’s Assault on Rand Paul Was All About Yard Maintenance
Paul apparently stacked some brush too close to his neighbor’s property, enraging him.
Yesterday at 1:50 a.m.
Government Shuts Down After GOP Spending Bill Fails in the Senate
Lawmakers said they’re still talking, but the midnight deadline passed without a deal on spending or DACA.
1/19/2018 at 5:42 p.m.
Police Release New Details About Las Vegas Shooter, But Still No Motive
Stephen Paddock’s computers revealed that he researched other locations for the shooting and possessed child pornography.
1/19/2018 at 4:53 p.m.
What’s the Government Shutdown ‘About’?
If it’s “about” dysfunction, Democrats win; if it’s “about” immigration, maybe Republicans win.
1/19/2018 at 4:04 p.m.
Justice Department to Retry Senator Menendez in Corruption Case
This complicates his reelection plans.
1/19/2018 at 3:46 p.m.
10 Women Running for Office to Watch in 2018
Expect to hear much more about these candidates this year.
1/19/2018 at 3:42 p.m.
2018’s Record Number of Women Candidates Are Set to Blow Up Politics As Usual
What’s the fastest way to fix a broken system? Take it over.
1/19/2018 at 1:17 p.m.
No One Will Remember This Government Shutdown Fight by November
It took three weeks for voters to forget “grab ’em by the pussy.” A shutdown is not going to swing an election ten months from now.
1/19/2018 at 1:12 p.m.
Government Shutdown Bad News for IRS As It Implements New Tax Bill
It’s a terrible time to force furloughs and funding interruptions on an already overwhelmed agency.
1/19/2018 at 12:43 p.m.
Some Wall Street Traders Preparing for ‘Big, Fat Zeroes’ in Bonus Season
Break out the tiny violins.
1/19/2018 at 12:16 p.m.
Rereading Trump’s Inaugural Address, One Year Later
It’s been a year in which quite a lot happened, except anything he promised.
1/19/2018 at 11:41 a.m.
How U.S. Foreign Policy Is Being Shaped by Trump’s Tweets
Tillerson & Co. jump through hoops to turn the president’s random assertions into a coherent diplomatic strategy.
1/19/2018 at 10:59 a.m.
Andrew Sullivan: #MeToo and the Taboo Topic of Nature
The new breed of feminists — and liberals in general — are going to have to choose between reality and ideology.
1/19/2018 at 10:50 a.m.
Leaked Memo Shows White House Doesn’t Really Want a Dreamer Deal
Staffers at the Justice Department and Homeland Security blasted last week’s bipartisan proposal as a plan to “cripple border security.”
1/19/2018 at 10:37 a.m.
The Final Year Gives an Insider’s Perspective of the Obama Presidency
Greg Barker’s swift documentary covers the achievements, mistakes, and compromises that make the Obama legacy alternately exhilarating and depressing.