OUT WITH A BANG
Newsweek Staffers Threaten to Resign Over Story About Owners
BEYOND THE PALE
Fox News Mainstreams Parkland Conspiracy Theory
Tucker Carlson accused the media of using the teens who survived the school shooting as ‘moral blackmail’ for anyone who would dare question their motives.
The Queen and Anna Wintour Star in Fashion’s Best Front Row
At London Fashion Week, the queen and Anna Wintour drew gasps by sitting together at Richard Quinn’s show. Naturally, the queen aced it by having her own velvet cushion.
Millennial News Site Mic’s Staffers Set to Unionize
In asking management to recognize the union, organizing editorial staffers cited the liberal news outlet’s own stated commitment to economic and social justice.
Call Him by His Name: James Ivory Is Overdue for an Oscar
Peach sex in ‘Call Me by Your Name,’ Merchant Ivory, coming out, his relationship with Ismail Merchant, and fighting Harvey Weinstein: Oscar nominee James Ivory has many stories.
Pence Fires Back at Joy Behar for ‘Mental Illness’ Joke
The vice president says he ‘just couldn’t be silent’ about the attack on his religious convictions.
Throwing Custard Pies Looks Like Fun. It’s Also Art.
The artist Jennifer Rubell is taking custard pies to the face as part of a New York City art exhibit. In doing so, she joins a very long and messy political and cultural tradition.
Nothing But Respect for My President: Android Abe Lincoln
Lincoln has loomed so large for so long in the American imagination that he’s like the ‘Mona Lisa’: you cannot look at him fresh.