Margaret Warner

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Ex-New York Times editor Jill Abramson called the paper 'narcissistic'

Jill Abramson, the former executive editor of The New York Times, went off on her former newspaper, calling it "narcissistic" and saying that it needs a "course correction."<p>"I've resisted critiquing the place publicly, but this s--- is bad," Abramson told The Daily Beast. Abramson continued by …

Journalism

Jon Stewart Delivers Fiery Address to President Trump: ‘We Will Prevail’

‘Clearly, we’re not going to be able to negotiate or shame you into decency,’ Stewart said on pal Stephen Colbert’s ‘The Late Show.’<p>Jon Stewart began …

Stephen Colbert

The 13 Best Murder Mysteries on Netflix Will Make You a Detective

Grab your hat, trench coat, and favorite smokes—things are about to get grisly.<p>Somebody’s dead and there’s hell to pay. Or, somebody’s dead and there are pieces to pick up. Either way, somebody’s dead and the people, including you, want to know who’s responsible. The murder-mystery genre has been a …

TV

A car crash killed a newlywed in 1973. Now police say she was murdered by the groom.

<b>By Kyle Swenson | The Washington Post</b><p>The driver was in the front seat cradling his bride’s motionless head when the police arrived. The clock was …

Crime

The Rise And Fall Of CrossFit’s Science Crusader

CrossFit’s strident spokesperson Russell Berger was winning a war against junk science — until his anti-LGBT bigotry got him fired.<p><b>As the camera</b> rolled, Russell Berger paced back and forth before a whiteboard in a dark gym. The CrossFit spokesperson talked in somber tones, wearing a shirt with the …

Ohio State University

We Have Reached Peak Screen. Now Revolution Is in the Air.

Smartphones were once the best thing to happen to the tech industry — and for a while, it seemed, to all of us, too. In the 11 years since the iPhone made its debut, smartphones have subsumed just about every other gadget and altered every business, from news to retail to taxis to television, …

Tesla Model 3

Trump was right. The rest of the G7 were wrong | George Monbiot

He gets almost everything wrong. But last weekend Donald Trump got something right. To the horror of the other leaders of the rich world, he defended democracy against its detractors. Perhaps predictably, he has been universally condemned for it.<p>His crime was to insist that the North American Free …

NAFTA

Jake Tapper tells Seth Meyers he's shocked Bill Clinton isn't better prepared, is less shocked about Trump 

Whenever comic news junkie Seth Meyers pulls in a real newsperson to appear on <i>Late Night</i>, the war is always between talking shop and just swapping …

New Yorker's Adam Davidson: The media is missing a 'very simple' story about Trump

The near-constant stream of news out of Washington is muddying a "very simple, easy-to-understand story" about President Donald Trump's ties, path to office, and presidency, the New Yorker's Adam Davidson says.<p>Davidson, who previously covered the Iraq War and the 2008 financial crisis, told CNN's …

Donald Trump

Mitch McConnell Just Tossed a Grenade into the 2018 Midterm Race

The devious majority leader killed two bothersome birds with a single stone.<p>Last July, as Senate Republicans struggled to pass workable health-care legislation, <b>Donald Trump</b> made his opinion clear: no bill, no break. “Inaction is not an option. And frankly, I don’t think we should leave town unless …

Trump’s terrible legal team has really messed up now

In a January letter to special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, two of President Trump’s lawyers asserted that the president dictated a statement concerning the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting with a Russian lawyer, just as The Post reported last year. One of those Trump lawyers, Jay Sekulow, had gone …

Donald Trump

Mark Zuckerberg Apparently Didn’t Tell Congress the Whole Truth About Facebook

Now, the C.E.O. could have a new privacy scandal on his hands.<p>When <b>Mark Zuckerberg</b> appeared before Congress in April, he insisted that the kind of data sharing that sparked the Cambridge Analytica scandal was out of bounds for Facebook. “You should have complete control over your data,” he said …

12 of the best podcasts to listen to while traveling this summer

Summer road trips are good for a lot of things: watching scenic landscapes as you wander between states, belting along to epic playlists, and eating roadside fast food (guilt free). They're also good for binge-listening to some of the imaginative and thought-provoking podcasts that are being …

Renowned Economist Jeffrey Sachs Rips Trump As A Gibbering, 'Delusional' Threat

He calls for removal of the president using the 25th Amendment.<p>American economist Jeffrey Sachs has written a scathing takedown of President Donald Trump, calling him a delusional, psychopathic “threat to the nation and the world.”<p>He might be a “Manchurian Candidate” who is working as a “stooge” …

This common toothpaste ingredient could be wreaking havoc on your gut

Triclosan is everywhere, but its days seem to be numbered.<p>Even if you’ve never heard of it, you’ve almost certainly come across triclosan. A highly effective antibacterial and antifungal ingredient, triclosan is found in all kinds of toothpastes, hand sanitizers, deodorants, mouthwashes, …

Dentistry

Scientists discover there is a 'second brain' located in the bowel

There is a 'second BRAIN' located in the bowel: Scientists discover it synchronises your intestines and helps pass waste out of our bodies<p><b>Our bowels</b> …

Banner Blindness: Eye-Opening Observations, Recommendations & Remedies

Dateline 1994. The crude pile of pixels below from AT&T appeared on a website called "HotWired".<p>About 44% of the people that saw it clicked.<p>The event …

Here’s More Evidence Broidy May Have Been Covering for Trump in Playmate Affair

Saturday, December 2, 2017, was a big day for David Dennison. Dennison <b>—</b> as Donald Trump was called in his hush-money agreement with Stormy Daniels <b>—</b> …

The harrowing, wild and totally unpredictable last 24 hours in the world of Donald Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has almost single-handedly redefined the pace, breadth and scope of news in his first 17 months in office. What would have been massive bombshells that might dominate a month -- or more -- of coverage of past White Houses become just one in a laundry list of big …

Donald Trump

Ronan Farrow: Woody Allen, Harvey Weinstein and me

I’ve made too many enemies through my journalism ever to run for political office in the United States<p>“Thanks for taking the time,” says Ronan Farrow when we meet at a central London hotel. Farrow is the journalist whose exposé of Harvey Weinstein helped kickstart the #MeToo movement. Just 30 years …

Woody Allen

17 Movies Streaming On Amazon Prime With Near-Perfect Rotten Tomatoes Scores

If you're in the mood for a really good movie — like, highly rated movies on Rotten Tomatoes — then boy is this a list for you. Even better, these …

Entertainment

Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump: This Will End Badly. And Probably Soon.

Giuliani knows Trump well enough to know that Trump will turn on him fast. Here’s a preview of how this is going to go in the coming weeks.<p>Like a …

Stephen Colbert Can’t Believe How Dumb Michael Cohen Is

The ‘Late Show’ host brutally mocked the Trump attorney/fixer over revelations that he received money from a sanctioned Russian oligarch, AT&T, and …

Novartis official: Michael Cohen was 'promising access' after Trump election

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, contacted the drug giant Novartis after the 2016 election "promising access" to the new administration, and special counsel Robert Mueller later requested information from the company about the offer, a senior official inside Novartis told …

Donald Trump

Theory: Playboy Model Who Got $1.6 Million Had Affair With Trump, Not Broidy

On May 2, Rudy Giuliani revealed that the Trump administration has been lying for months about the fact that Donald Trump reimbursed his personal …

Why This 15-Pound Weighted Blanket Is Part of My Anti-Anxiety Routine

My anxiety causes a lot of sleeping problems. I set out to see if a gravity blanket would help me get a more peaceful night’s sleep.<p><b>Health and</b> …

Sleep

Japanese Are Polishing Foil Balls To Perfection, And The Result Is Too Satisfying

Aluminum foil looks pretty boring. It is used for packaging, insulation, cooking… and making really shiny balls that appear to have no real purpose, …

Social Media

This Is the Most Popular Sweet Potato Recipe on Pinterest

It was sometime last year that I became deeply enamored of sweet potatoes. I don't do anything particularly special with them or anything — I simply …

The road to Alzheimer’s disease is lined with processed foods

Dementia haunts the United States. There’s no one without a personal story about how dementia has touched someone they care for. But beyond personal stories, the broader narrative is staggering: By 2050, we are on track to have almost 15 million Alzheimer’s patients in the US alone. That’s roughly …

Alzheimer's Disease

The Cambridge Analytica Scandal, in 3 Paragraphs

What it means for Facebook, for President Trump’s world, and for every American<p><i>(If you want to skip the preamble, see below for the three indented paragraphs. I promise they’re here.)</i><p>The Cambridge Analytica scandal is suddenly a major problem for Facebook.<p>On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission …