Paula Szuchman is a former managing editor of The Daily Beast. She was previously a front-page editor at The Wall Street Journal, and is the author of It's Not You, It's the Dishes. Follow her on Twitter @paulaszuchman.


No one’s given up on Game of Thrones, so why take offense with the violence in the season premiere of Sons of Anarchy? Come on, writes Paula Szuchman, if you're a fan, you know what happens when bad guys get their hands on guns. (Warning: spoilers abound.)

Live Update

What have we learned after more than a decade of war in Iraq and Afghanistan? That guns and drones will never be enough to save a country. Ideas from the Hero Summit for rebuilding the world.

Freak Show

New York’s iconic neighborhood is a disaster zone, as shattered residents try to pick up the pieces—while fighting off looters. Paula Szuchman reports from Sandy’s wake.