The Other 2020
Gritty’s Reign Has Just Begun
Mascots are safe to love in an era when nothing is. Gritty and Phang, Philly’s newest mascots, exemplify why.
Our Blessed Year
My Top Ten Addictions of 2018
From the internet to coconut La Croix to cancelling plans.
The Most Played Out Memes of 2018
These were funny for about a tenth of a second.
This Is What It Takes for a Trump Voter to Change Their Mind
Why the widely-mocked case of a butterfly expert—and Republican—upset over the president's border wall actually matters.
Eric Andre Should Be Trump's Next Chief of Staff
The comedian has an innate understanding of chaos—and he would end politics as we know it.
Views My Own
The Battle Over Beto for President Feels Like 2016 All Over Again
An online spat reveals how divisive the upcoming Democratic primaries will be.
The Right-Wing Media Can't Quit Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
I spent 24 hours reading every attack on the lefty congresswoman I could find.
They Should've Let Eric Andre Host the Oscars
An Oscar host has been chosen, but picking Andre would have been so brave!
What It's Really Like to Stay Sober in College
"I find alcohol existentially terrifying.”
Ivanka Trump on Using Private Email: It’s No Big Deal When I Do It
The first daughter said there's "no equivalency" between Hillary's email scandal and her own in a new interview.
Melania Trump Is Planning Another Christmas from Hell
Red trees! Dark lighting! Utter doom!
The 13 Most Bizarre Things Donald Trump Apparently Believes
According to the president, you need ID to buy cereal and asbestos could have helped save the World Trade Center from 9/11.