New polling shows Missouri Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley with a slight lead over Democratic incumbent Claire McCaskill in what promises to be one of the country’s tightest and most consequential races.
Robert Francis O’Rourke is running against Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas. You may know the challenger better by the name Beto O’Rourke. The Scrapbo
Source tells THE WEEKLY STANDARD that comment about wearing a wire was ‘sarcastic.’
Also: What happened to Dinesh D’Souza, Salvator Mundi in Baton Rouge, and more.
So much for restraint.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, aka the richest guy alive, recently announced plans to donate $2 billion to create a network of preschools. “The chil
On Tuesday, September 11, as Hurricane Florence lumbered through the Atlantic toward the Carolinas, we received a text from a Weekly Standar
Impulsively acting on incomplete information is a political artform.
What Americans think of Trump's Supreme Court Nominee
Hosted by Charlie Sykes.
Also: The OED asks teenagers about their “particularly elusive” language, and more.
On this latest episode, the Substandard discusses The Predator and how on earth it ever got the green light. JVL makes the case for Chav Kin
The author of a new book on the tool’s legacy describes its almost mythical authority.
The ‘pay for slay’ program continues.
It's a real possibility, and it's worth gaming out
Bloomberg’s running again. And why not?
Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate before she appears in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Hillary Clinton would never have spoken at a political venue—oh. Nevermind.
When the future becomes more finite.
Mencken mirrors our own complexities.
The highest office in the land has become deeply bureaucratized.
The right-wing populist got his start with puerile antics at the ‘Dartmouth Review.’ American politics has finally caught up.
He’s still the favorite, but it’s not risk-free.
Plus, why you should always read the story.
Ari Fleischer on Why Ford Doesn't Want Outside Counsel - Cortney O'Brien: On the list of demands from Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers .09/21
He didn’t go out in a blaze of glory.
Via Daily Mail:
The Pennsylvania man accused of threatening President Donald Trump and
So much for “believe the woman” I guess.
While most of the media attention regarding sexual abuse allegations is focused on the Bre
Texas Democratic Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke denied at a Friday debate attempting to flee the scene after he crashed his car in 1998 and
Elizabeth Harrington said Friday that she thinks it is likely that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed
Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee and a woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault are strugg
As President Trump’s trade policy careens along, it’s clear that a key goal is prodding U.S.-based firms to shift foreign production to the
Google has had a difficult few months, particularly as it concerns relations with Middle America and those right-of-center.
The poster girl for "Believe Women."
Professor Ford Given Another Extension.
The trend is unmistakable. In the California governor's race, Repubican John Cox, against all expectations, is closing in on the lead hel
His works of genius have long inspired collectors, art lovers, fellow painters, and greedy fraudsters.
Twitter is warning users that a software flaw may have shared their private messages and tweets with others.
A major review into rape convictions, ordered in the wake of last year's disclosure scandal, will only examine a fraction of the cases where
A teacher who drove into an airport worker following a row over a new £3 drop-off charge has been spared jail after a judge said he ag
Russia is set to allow women to take jobs as truck and train drivers, and to operate heavy machinery, lifting a ban that was intended to pro
An increase in the mosquito population in Aitoliko, has created the perfect conditions for spiders to thrive and multiply.
Paypal has given far-Right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones ten days to stop using its payment system, becoming the latest tech company to ban
The Vatican on Saturday announced it had signed a "provisional agreement" with China on the appointment of bishops, a breakthrough
Art historians have scratched their heads for centuries over the identity of the friendly-looking young man in one of Van Gogh's most celebr
Gunmen fired on a military parade in southwestern Iran on Saturday, killing 24 members of the Revolutionary Guards, in one of the worst atta
After the New York Times story about Rod Rosenstein questioning his sanity, Trump is surely weighing a purge of the Justice Department
This Thursday, Americans will gather together for an evening of family, food, football, and arguing with the relatives about politics. And w
Anita Hill, perennially painted as the "Rosa Parks of sexual harassment" by the national press, is back on the scene as the media push the u
Anything happen this week? Oh heck, who am I kidding. It's deja vu all over again, in Yogi Berra's great phrase: I keep having flashbacks to