Ryan Osgood

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Westworld: A Cut Above

Three Atlantic staffers discuss “Akane No Mai,” the fifth episode of Season 2.<p>Every week for the second season of <i>Westworld</i>, three <i>Atlantic</i> staffers will discuss new episodes of HBO’s cerebral sci-fi drama.<p><b>Spencer Kornhaber:</b> For all the queasy bloodshed and queasier cross-cultural politics of this …

TV Series

The Ultimate Body Transformation Plan

How much can you change your body in four weeks? More than you think – but only if you have three things: a good exercise plan, smart eating rules, …

The Trump Administration's Evolving Rhetoric on North Korea

From “fire and fury” to “all options are on the table”<p>The White House’s response Tuesday to North Korea’s latest missile test was, in a way, measured.<p>“The world has received North Korea’s latest message loud and clear: this regime has signaled its contempt for its neighbors, for all members of the …

Trump Administration

How China Sees North Korea

“China is prepared to keep the peace on the Korean peninsula—whether the White House likes it or not.”<p>As President Donald Trump trades threats with North Korea, China is staying idle. Through assertive military exercises and statements, Beijing has warned repeatedly that it could defend North Korea …

North Korea

Basket of Deplorables Riffs on Trump's America

A new collection of short stories by Tom Rachman considers privacy and cultural bubbles in a post-truth era.<p>The first sentence of <i>Basket of Deplorables</i> announces, “You can’t see me right now. Then again, I can’t see you either.” You can take the narrator, Georgina, literally: A recent head injury …

Bernie Sanders

Trump Won't Tell Americans How Many Troops He Is Risking

The president’s secrecy about deployments to war zones is hiding the extent of his broken promises.<p>This month, the U.S. military has engaged opposing forces in Iraq, Syria, Somalia, Yemen, and Afghanistan, where President Trump intends to send more troops in coming weeks.<p>Trump campaigned on the …

War

How Does This End?

Four alternatives for the scandal-plagued presidency of Donald Trump<p>The rise and reign of Donald Trump has already earned its place as one of the most dramatic political stories in modern American history. The question now: How will it end?<p>After a dizzying 10 days of bombshell revelations in the …

Donald Trump

A crash course on creation myths

The Crash Course YouTube channel is one of my favorite things on the internet. The channel’s various series offer a crash course on, well, just about …

Stephen Colbert and Ricky Gervais Debate the Existence of God

Unsurprisingly, the Catholic host failed to convince his atheist guest that God exists.<p>Typically, the question “Is there a God?” does not come up on …

Home Bar: Santeria Rum Swizzle

It’s not often that you come across someone who truly loves their job, but after my first conversation with Bryan Davis of Lost Spirits, I was left …

Home Bar: Spanish Gin Tonic

Is it summer yet? We’ve had a few glimpses of warm-weather days in San Francisco over the past month, and every sunny day I rush to pair the summery …

Trump to Obama: Dumb Is Good, Actually

After President Obama condemned ignorance this weekend during a speech at Rutgers University, Donald Trump responded Monday evening with a tweet …

Donald Trump

How a little magazine called VICE conquered the media world: Welcome to Viceland

It was 4 p.m. on a Monday, and it was already gridlock on the Williamsburg Bridge — heading out of Manhattan. Heading into Manhattan, it was smooth …

Noam Chomsky: The GOP is a threat to human survival

Bernie or Hillary, these Republicans must be stopped at all cost, America’s most celebrated leftist warns HuffPo<p>Renowned scholar and activist Noam Chomsky declared this week that the GOP and its far-right front-runners are "literally a serious danger to decent human survival.”<p>Speaking with The …

Why It Pays to Be a Jerk

New research confirms what they say about nice guys.<p>Smile at the customer. Bake cookies for your colleagues. Sing your subordinates’ praises. Share credit. Listen. Empathize. Don’t drive the last dollar out of a deal. Leave the last doughnut for someone else.<p>Sneer at the customer. Keep your …

Leadership

Taxi Cab Confessions, Basketball, & Blunts: Fuck, That's Delicious (Episode 7)

Your Ultimate Guide To Streaming Every World Cup Match Live

Want to watch the World Cup? We're here to provide you with the ultimate, comprehensive guide to watching every match of group play—either on a …

Diplo - Rock Steady (feat. Action Bronson, RiFF RAFF, Mr MFN eXquire & Nicky Da B)

Diplo

The Dead-Simple Esquire Fitness Program

A simple, if intimidating, workout plan created by Mark Merchant, co-owner of As One Fitness. Implement immediately. The GIFs should help.<p><i>Published in the April 2014 issue</i><p><b>Six days a week</b> for six weeks, you'll alternate between two series of exercises, increasing the amount of work you do each week. …

Introducing Bracketiatry

The passionate fan’s guide to the 2014 NCAA tournament<p>College basketball is about emotion. You know this, I know this, the ravaged laryngeal tissue …