Is Chris Christie Done For?


It looks like Chris Christie’s presidential ambitions are doomed.

What’s The Deal With Republicans And Vaccines?


There is no evidence that childhood vaccinations cause autism or other mental health problems in children. So why are Republicans saying otherwise?

How to Fan the Flames of Your Relationship…And Watch All Five Football Games This Weekend

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Do want to increase the fire that burns between you and your loved one? Do you want to do it without sacrificing the desire to watch the NFL Divisional Playoff games and Monday’s College Football National Championship game? This is your step-by-step guide to doing both.

So . . . This Happened: Three Things in Sports (Jan. 5, 2015 Edition)


Our first Monday sports round-up of 2015 features a pause to reflect on the passing of Stuart Scott, college football Bowl game madness, and Wild Card Weekend in the NFL starring Chris Christie.

It’s Halloween. Is the Kaci Hickox Witch-Hunt Over?

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Ebola is deadly and highly contagious, but not easily transmitted. Fear and panic should not guide public health decisions. Science should.

Virginia Gov. McDonnell’s Fall from Grace. Just Desserts?

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The man who would be king? (Or at least potential running mate to the man who almost became king) is going to prison and out of public life for good.

Christie And Walker Are Doomed

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The latest news in Chris Christie’s and Scott Walker’s respective scandals means they will almost certainly not get to be the Republican nominee in 2016.

President Jeb Bush?


What the Jeb Bush surge tells us about the state of the 2016 presidential race.

No, You Can’t Rank The Republican 2016 Field Yet


Despite the efforts of various pundits, at this point you really can’t rank the Republicans vying the 2016 presidential nomination.

How Politicians Fake Masculinity (And Why We Still Buy it)


Dear Politicians: The 1950’s called. They want their masculinity back.

How Bridgegate Could Sink Christie


Bridgegate could end Christie’s chances for a shot at the White House, but not in the way you’d think.

Ever George Washington Bridge Someone?

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John Nelson wants to know, “Have YOU ever deliberately ‘inconvenienced’ co-workers or enemies?”

Chris Christie is Too Tough for Today’s “Feminized Atmosphere”?


It took a few days for Fox News to circle the focus groups on the Chris Christie political apocalypse and finally come up with what polls well with their viewership.

Chris Christie is Just Another Old-Fashioned New Jersey Boss

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Chris Christie has tried to make it seem like he’s different than other politicians… Does the Fort Lee bridge scandal prove he’s just another New Jersey boss?

The Chris Christie Campaign is Not Sunk Yet


The emerging scandal over Chris Christie’s staff causing traffic jams does not come close to dooming him for 2016.

Making a Kramer Out of Melissa Harris-Perry


Why the media’s coverage of the Melissa Harris-Perry controversy wrongfully made her into a villain.