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10 Things You Should Know About the Discworld Books

In 2003, the BBC asked 140,000 Britons to come up with the nation’s top 100 novels. Just two writers had five works that cracked the top 100: Charles …

14 Best Science-Fiction Books to Read

These days, it seems like the headlines being splashed across our TVs, phones, and computer screens seem more like they're from a book or movie than actual real life. It's all enough to make you think to yourself, "Wait, did they just... is this a science-fiction novel?"<p>Not quite — this is all very …

Science Fiction

Trump the Bully

I found the literary character the president resembles most.<p>Writers have fracked the literary canon in search of a character who best resembles Donald Trump. Is he Richard III? Nah, Richard III was witty and Trump isn’t. Is he Willie Stark, the protagonist from Robert Penn Warren’s <i>All the King’s …

Hilarious bad lip reading of the inauguration will lift your spirits

Bad Lip Reading always knocks it out of the park with its absurd interpretations of what people are saying based on the way their mouths are moving. …

Mike Pence

Professor Smith Goes to Washington

In response to the new president’s stances on a range of issues, more scientists are preparing to run for political office.<p><i>Updated on June 4, 2018</i><p>For American science, the next four years look to be challenging. The newly inaugurated President Trump, and many of his Cabinet picks, have repeatedly …

Science

Robert Reich: Donald Trump follows a simple strategy to take over the truth

<b>(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)</b><p>Independent press must find the truth, report it and hold Trump accountable for his lies<p>Robert Reich<p>January 23, 2017 1:00pm (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on Robert Reich’s blog.<p>Donald Trump is such a consummate liar that in coming days and years our democracy will depend …