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American Society

anthony bourdain

Over the last decade, the culinary arts have become something of a spectator sport. Cooking on television was once the province of daytime chat shows...
Devin nunes

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes recently found himself in an uncomfortable position: on the wrong side of Donald Trump. “We have to move quickly to...
medical prices

The state of Colorado is considering a new law, the Comprehensive Health Care Billing Transparency Act, which has the potential to profoundly affect the cost of medical care. As former...
jobs

The unemployment rate in April fell to 3.9 percent. Bill Clinton was president the last time the rate was so low. On the other hand, the...
wall street

AllianceBernstein has been one of the country's largest financial asset management firms since its founding in 1967. It currently manages nearly $500 billion. Naturally, it...
Socialism

Trayon White, the Washington D.C. councilman who earned national scorn last month when he blamed this winter’s persistent snow on the work of a shadowy...
social justice

The ubiquitous coffeehouse chain Starbucks is at the center of a scandal—the familiar kind fueled by new media’s obsessive litigation of grievances that have a...
Roseanne

Roseanne is poor again. That’s good news for her, and for ABC: Nearly 30 million people now have watched the first episode of her rebooted...
student

A surprising number of my acquaintances have precocious children. On social media, I have seen ninety-nine variations of “my six-year-old and I were watching the...
Sinclair Broadcast Group

You can blame Sinclair Broadcast Group for the latest bout of Democratic cultural and political anxiety. Center-left observers are confronting what is for them a...
black lives matter

The revival of Roseanne Barr's early 1990s sitcom has been hailed as a cultural phenomenon, and not just because it generated big ratings for network...
Shulkin

Outgoing Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin wants you to know that it wasn’t his fault. It seems he will not go quietly, though he...