politics

Culture

The Final '2 Dope Queens' Podcast Was a Perfect Interview with Michelle Obama

The former First Lady is a fan of Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams and asked to be a guest on their show.
Taylor Hosking
14 hours ago
2018 election

The Midterms Weren't Actually That Broken, Observers Say

As usual, US elections were beset by issues ranging from voter disenfranchisement to badly drawn districts. But Election Day itself was far from a disaster.
Mark Hay
15 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Outfit Is Now a Meme, Thanks to a Terrible Tweet

"I'll tell you something: that jacket and coat don't look like a girl who struggles."
Peter Slattery
18 hours ago
Donald Trump

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.
Eve Peyser
2 days ago
conspiracy theories

The Strange, Centuries-Long History of Satanic Pedophile Panics

Modern-day conspiracy theories like Pizzagate and 'QAnon' have roots that stretch back to medieval Europe.
Mark Hay
2 days ago
Views My Own

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Already Breaking the Rules

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won’t be sworn into Congress for a couple of months, but she’s already shaking it up.
Zeeshan Aleem
3 days ago
california wildfires

Celebrities Are Taking Their Wildfire Response Offline

The rich and famous are getting lots of attention for evacuating their SoCal mansions. Many are pitching in to help out with disaster relief.
Taylor Hosking
3 days ago
gun rights

Pink's Husband Suggests He'd Shoot Wildfire Looters in California

Former pro motocross racer Carey Hart warned: "looters will be shot on site [sic]."
Kara Weisenstein
3 days ago
Culture

HBO Doc 'Outside the Bubble' Captures Liberals Deciphering Trumpland

Nancy Pelosi's daughter Alexandra Pelosi travels to red states to try bridging political divides, but they're as deep as expected.
Taylor Hosking
3 days ago
Social Media

The Beto Sex Tweet Proves the Internet Was a Mistake

Please stop.
Eve Peyser
4 days ago
Views My Own

Trump Is Remaking America in His Nihilistic Image

The country is getting nastier and pettier by the day. Blame the guy at the top.
Harry Cheadle
4 days ago
tv

Pete Davidson's SNL Apology Was a Mess

After making peace with Crenshaw, Weekend Update devolved into a bizarre plea for bipartisanship.
Kara Weisenstein
5 days ago