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Trump Firing Comey Is Just One More Sign of His Incompetence

The removal of the FBI director was disturbing. It was also really poorly handled.
Harry Cheadle
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Donald Trump Is Bad at Being a Presidential Candidate

Donald Trump's appeal is based on the idea that Donald Trump is great. But evidence from inside his campaign suggests he may not actually be great at all.
Harry Cheadle

The Fight To Save Women's Basketball In Brazil From Itself

It wasn't so long ago that Brazil's women's basketball team was one of the best in the world. But, as Rio 2016 approaches, it all appears to be falling apart.
Donna Bowater

The Secret Service Is Still Drunk and Dysfunctional

News just broke that a pair of drunken agents drove over a package that was suspected to be a bomb—which is just the latest in a long string of scandals.
Allie Conti

OJ Simpson: 20 Years Since the Bizarre Low-Speed Bronco Chase

It's the 20th anniversary of life crashing an NBA Finals party. At the time, the OJ Simpson trial seemed to put basketball into perspective. Now, it's not so clear.
Chris Collision
Bad Cop Blotter

Letting Marijuana Offenders Pay to Turn Felonies into Misdemeanors Is a Terrible Idea

It's a reform only the rich could love.
Lucy Steigerwald
The Mercy Rule

Horrible Bosses

Rutgers men's basketball coach Mike Rice abused his players. He called them nasty names, hit them, threw balls at their heads, and was a generally awful human being. Now he's fired, and for good reason, but that he was more or less allowed to do these...
David Roth
The Hopelessness Issue

America's Congress Is Cracking Up

The main issue facing the United States isn’t that the bad guys are in control of the government, it’s that the government—in particular, Congress—can’t get anything done. Or won’t, same difference.
Harry Cheadle