Why Are Businesses Fleeing Portland?
Examining claims that crime in Portland is to blame for recent business closures.
Welcome to Schmicago!
‘Schmigadoon!’ is back for a second season with the same cast and a new premise.
Tucker Carlson thinks he’s the last honest man, and he’ll lie to prove it.
Republicans Lose Out When Local News Collapses
Small-town citizens lose ties to their community, and having fewer watchdogs means more opportunity for government waste and corruption.
The Discrimination Lawsuit Against Fox News, Explained
A former booker for Tucker Carlson makes serious allegations against the network.
Turning Villains Into Victims
Tucker Carlson pandered to Donald Trump’s most deplorable supporters.
Tangled Up in Blue
The humiliation of Elon Musk.
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Tucker Carlson Out at Fox News
Plus: Mortgage fee changes burn better borrowers.
Falling Hemlines and Rising Inflation
Examining the accuracy of the ‘hemline index.’
Be careful what you wish for.
The Politics of Very Happy People
They don’t share a particular party affiliation, but perspective.
Albert King: A Centennial Appreciation
Remembering a blues legend on the 100th anniversary of his birth.
A Broken Promise
‘The Covenant’ reminds us of how America has failed those who helped us most in Afghanistan.
Social Truth, Virtuous Lies, and ‘Pawning’
Black Americans have been used as means to an end throughout our nation’s history.
Pillows Full of Cash
Fox News pays up to keep any further dirty laundry from being aired in court.