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  1. q&a
    David Brat on Trump, Health Care, and What the Freedom Caucus Really WantsHe says Trump’s “very good, but you don’t know what the deal is he’s got in his mind.”
  2. just asking questions
    Why It’s Going to Take Another Financial Catastrophe to Fix Wall StreetThe man who oversaw the bailout in 2008 is not optimistic about the banking industry under President Donald Trump.
  3. just asking questions
    What Does Vladimir Putin Want?A former U.S. ambassador to Russia on what makes the strongman tick.
  4. just asking questions
    An Atomic-Weapons Expert on the Worst-Case Nuclear ScenarioScientist Philip Coyle was the head of nuclear-weapons testing under President Bill Clinton and an adviser to the Carter and Obama administrations.
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    Cypress Hill’s B-Real Talks About Being NASA’s Biggest Instagram FanRap’s favorite stoners are also prolific Instagram commenters — on nature-photography accounts.
  6. just asking questions
    Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on How Mattis Can Stand Up to TrumpAlso: Steve Bannon on the National Security Council and the “deep state” rebellion.
  7. talking about the weather
    Here Comes the Arctic ColdA meteorologist on this week’s “polar vortex,” and why this December feels a bit chillier than you remember.
  8. Amy Goodman on Why the North Dakota Pipeline Standoff Is Only Getting WorseThe host of Democracy Now! was recently arrested for covering the protests. Now she’s on her way back to the front lines.
  9. q&a
    Chris Hayes on His New Book and Orlando ShootingHe’s tackling criminal justice in Colony in a Nation, due out next March.
  10. q&a
    Milanovic: ‘It’s a Perfect Storm’ of Inequality“It’s been forgotten by the Establishment in the rich countries that you have to pay attention to the losers.”
  11. q&a
    Big Short Genius Says Another Crisis Is Coming“We are building up terrific stresses in the system, and any fault lines there will certainly harm the outlook.”
  12. q&a
    Karl Rove on the GOP’s Donald Trump ProblemCan the Donald win the nomination? “I think it’s possible,” says the man formerly known as Bush’s brain.
  13. What’s Going to Happen to Netanyahu Tomorrow?Talking over the possible outcomes of Tuesday’s parliamentary election in Israel.
  14. middle east
    Why the West Bank Security Agreement Could Collapse, and Why It Matters“It’s just a further escalation, which increases the possibility for real confrontation.”
  15. Reader Live-Chat: Jeff Wise Is Here to Talk About His MH370 TheoryAt 3 p.m. today, let’s go down the rabbit hole together.
  16. q&a
    Jon Stewart on 16 Years of The Daily Show and His Directorial Debut RosewaterWhat do you do after years spent creating an American comic institution? If you’re this comedian, you might make a movie about torture.
  17. q&a
    What Mindy Kaling and Others Were Doing at 17A 17-year-old girl just won the Nobel Peace Prize. What were people at the New Yorker Festival doing at 17?