Trump Is Actually Lousy at Making Deals, According to Negotiation Experts
After the president caved and ended the shutdown without getting a wall, it's clearer than ever he's not a master negotiator.
It's Thursday, January 24, and There's Too Much 'Stuf' in Oreos Now
Plus, our Secretary of Commerce "[doesn't] really quite understand why" unpaid federal employees might need food banks.
Cardi B Is So Good at Talking Her Shit About Politics
The 'Invasion of Privacy' rapper shared her opinions on the longest government shutdown in American history.
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Trump's Shutdown Is a Savage Assault on the Working Class
People who aren't rich and don't spend their lives trying to get rich are the ones getting screwed.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
This Guy Cleaned Up a Trashed National Park Bathroom and Sent Trump a Bill
He invoiced the president for $28.
Here's What Would Happen if Trump Declared a National Emergency to Build a Wall
It would set off a legal battle and lead to the executive branch clawing away even more power from Congress. But Trump might get away with it.
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Republicans Don't Really Want to Secure the US Border
The GOP could have gotten money for border security and even built Trump's wall if they were willing to deal with Democrats. But the party has instead embraced anti-immigration extremism.
Tracking Trump's Congress
Trump Is the Wild Card Who Could Force a Government Shutdown Next Week
Republicans have incentives to cut a deal with Democrats, but Donald Trump doesn't mind fomenting chaos in DC.
Well, That Was Stupid: The Shutdown “Crisis” Is Over
How are future textbooks going to explain this mess?
A Tea Party Leader Discusses the US Government Shutdown
Christine Morabito is the president of the Greater Boston branch.
This Week in Racism
"Royals" by Lorde Is Not Racist
Why do we even need to say so?
The US Government Shut Down Because Everything Is Stupid
The country is suffering because Congress can't get its shit together.