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  • The Leftovers season 3: news and episode reviews
  • In a tremendous second season, HBO's The Leftovers shot for the moon. It sent a man into the afterlife (seemingly). It watche
    d as a former cult member ran over current cult members with her car. It put a man of God through tests that would have destroyed
    Job. And that was all just a warmup for the season finale, which aired Sunday, December 6. (The show has been renewed for a third
    and [続きを読む]
  • These are the moderate Republicans who are stopping Trumpcare
  • “It’s a bit like negotiating with Jell-O.” President Donald Trump pinned the blame directly on the House Freedom Caucus as R
    epublicans failed, first in March and again last week, to repeal and replace Obamacare. With lawmakers now home for a two-week Eas
    ter break, the bill is still stuck.You can’t just point fingers at the archconservative Freedom Caucus for the impasse, though.
    Another [続きを読む]
  • Trump aide admits there actually isn’t a “Trump doctrine”
  • One of President Trump's top aides says it's hard to publicly explain the administration's foreign policy for a sim
    ple reason: The White House doesn't appear to actually have a foreign policy. That's one of the main takeaways from an
    eye-opening article in Politico about the White House’s efforts to gain its footing after a rocky first three months in office.
    According to the account by Sh [続きを読む]
  • 9 questions for Roxane Gay
  • The feminist writer on procrastination, Twitter, and avoiding cold weather. How do people form opinions? How do they reason their
    way through the world? What influences them? 9 Questions is an ongoing series that explores the intellectual habits of the most in
    teresting thinkers in the world.This week, Roxane Gay ― feminist writer, editor, and professor of English at Purdue University
    ― ans [続きを読む]
  • Yuval Harari on why humans won’t dominate earth in 300 years
  • “It's not because I overestimate the AI. It's because most people tend to overestimate human beings.” Yuval Noah Harari’s first book, Sapiens, was an international sensation. The Israeli historian’s mind-bending tour through the triumph of Homo sapiens is a favorite of, among others, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, and Barack Obama. His new book, Homo Deus: a Brief History of Tomorrow, is a [続きを読む]
  • A House Republican clearly lays out why AHCA is flailing
  • The day before the House of Representatives plans to vote on the Republican bill to replace Obamacare, one Congress member crystal
    lized exactly why his party is stuck in a Catch-22.“For every vote you pick up on the right, you lose two on the left; for every
    vote you pick up on left, you lose two on the right,” Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY) said Wednesday. “This is the sausage making o
    f compr [続きを読む]
  • Bad typography has ruined more than just the Oscars
  • How graphic design can shape award shows, elections, and your medicine cabinet You can blame a lot of people for the awkward Best
    Picture mix-up at the 2017 Oscars. But what about the typography on the announcement card itself? It’s hard to know for sure, bu
    t there’s a good chance that if the announcers were given a card with a better text layout, they wouldn’t have called up the w
    rong wi [続きを読む]