BE KIND, REWIND
Dem Debates: Here’s What NOT to Do
FIRST WORLD PROBLEMS
George Clooney Has Plumbing Disaster as Obamas Visit Villa
Barack Obama and his family were visiting George Clooney’s lavish Lake Como villa when a plumbing disaster caused the swimming pool water to be too cold.
Obama Vets: Biden’s Pledge to Work With GOP Is Nuts
‘F*ck no,’ one senior Obama aide said when asked about Biden’s claim that the GOP will come around and work with a Democratic president once Trump is gone.
LINES OF COMMUNICATION
Team Obama Tells Iran: Don’t Escalate, Don’t Take Trump Bait
As tensions with Iran heat up, former Obama administration officials have quietly urged government officials there to keep their cool.
The ‘Mini-Trump’ Behind Netflix’s New Reality Series
The sheriff behind a new Netflix docuseries has racked up a sexual-harassment claim, ties to an SPLC-monitored “hate group,” and several lawsuits with human rights groups.
THE OBAMA FACTOR
Why Black Voters Are Gravitating to Biden
Yes, his civil-rights record is spotty. But Joe Biden had Barack Obama’s back for eight years, and people will remember that.
‘PB AND BAE’
Fallon’s ‘Slow Jam the News’ Makes Mayor Pete the New Obama
The ‘Tonight Show’ segment made famous by Barack Obama got a new Democratic star Monday night.
‘THE FACTS DISAPPOINTED THEM’
McConnell: End This ‘Groundhog Day’ of Trump Investigations
‘Case closed,’ declared the man who declined to warn American voters of Russian interference. Now ‘Putin is watching’ as ‘unhinged partisanship’ does the job for him, he warned.