Overheard at the Armory Show: "Guys! I can't take my cloak off!"
Older women at dinner next to us think "that ways to die in the west" movie looks good. Then one warns that it's by MacFarlane.
This much-shared piece (usually with "you will cry" warnings) is worth the hype. About growth and challenge, psychology, and love.
If you didn't see yesterday: Since records start in 1972, the unemployment rate for black Americans has never been less than that for whites.
The unemployment rate for blacks has never been less than 60 percent higher than for whites.
And in more than 80 percent of the months since 1972, the unemployment rate for blacks has been at least double that for whites.
Blacks and particularly Latinos are heavily overrepresented in California's most-polluted zip codes.
An extensive allegorical mural, created by transferring newspaper images onto prison bedsheets.
How to get photos of students doing drugs: listen for music, knock, and ask.
A movie theater on the southern Sinai peninsula, out in the desert, never used.
Vegas doesn't really have good advice for Republicans hoping to stay private during a possible 2016 convention.
An exploration of the class-free political world of Mr. Rick Santorum.
Santorum: "Classes in America? Do we really accept the idea that there are classes in America?" Uh.
Then he talked about the increasing wealth gap.
Fri, 2:10 pm
Making Vietnam comparisons in a letter asking John Kerry to oppose Keystone XL is a terrible idea, guys.
Newsweek does a sort of "both sides have a point" on their bitcoin story.
The defining rhetorical dis of the Obama era: he is "the first woman president". Six columns in seven years.
Literally: Obama is the first female president columns in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, and today. Smart takes, all.
Over the 501 months the government has tracked data on black unemployment, it's been twice that of whites over 80% of the time.
Since February 1972, when data begins, black unemployment has NEVER been less than 60 percent higher than whites.
The Pew data on millennials is near worst-case for the GOP: libertarian whites, liberal non-whites.
Which party do you belong to, "UNEMPLOYMENT RATE GOES UP" or "BIG JOBS GAIN"?