“Bring Some of the Old Playbook Back”: Politico’s Juicing Up Its Morning Mainstay as Team Biden Comes to Town

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>“Bring Some of the Old Playbook Back”: Politico’s Juicing Up Its Morning Mainstay as Team Biden Comes to TownFacing stiffer competition, a new crew of writers—Ben Shapiro not included—is promising more scoops and scene as the O.G. political tip sheet reboots to keep those early a.m. eyeballs (and big ad dollars). The goal,

Thank You, Leslie Jones, for Making the News Feel Bearable

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Thank You, Leslie Jones, for Making the News Feel Bearable The former SNL star’s running MSNBC commentary spins binge-watching into comedy gold. By Karen Valby January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. By Rahim Fortune/The New York Times/Redux.  Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later.

MLK/FBI Offers a Nuanced Portrait of Martin Luther King Jr.

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>MLK/FBI Offers a Nuanced Portrait of Martin Luther King Jr.Sam Pollard’s film uncovers FBI attempts to undermine the civil rights leader. By Anthony Breznican January 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. The March on WashingtonCourtesy of IFC Films. Facebook Twitter Email

Biden’s America: New Radicals Reunite For Inaugural

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Biden's America: New Radicals Reunite For Inaugural  If he can bring back '90s alt-rockers on his first day, sky's the limit.  By Jordan Hoffman January 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My

Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas Have Reportedly Split Up

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas Have Reportedly Split UpThe great Hollywood romance of the pandemic appears to be over.  By Jordan Hoffman January 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. by BG004/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images. Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this

Trump’s Last Power Grab Will Involve Around 100 Pardons in Massive “Influence Peddling” Operation

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Trump’s Last Power Grab Will Involve Around 100 Pardons in Massive “Influence Peddling” Operation The president is reportedly gearing up for one last pardon spree—one of the few unilateral actions still available in his waning days. By Charlotte Klein January 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile,

Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley Learn That Opposing Elections Has Consequences

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley Learn That Opposing Elections Has ConsequencesThe senators and possible 2024 GOP contenders are facing increasing criticism for rejecting democracy before—and even after—the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol.  By Eric Lutz January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View

It’s Not Just Sea Shanties—Scottish Energy Is Already Defining 2021

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>It’s Not Just Sea Shanties—Scottish Energy Is Already Defining 2021From Nicola Sturgeon to the Brexit-harmed fisherman, Scots are capturing the moment’s pathos and humor in ways only they can. By Erin Vanderhoof January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. By Andy

Zac Hanson Is Having a Fifth Child, But Taylor Still Has More

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Zac Hanson Is Having a Fifth Child, But Taylor Still Has MoreThis will be the fifteenth child among the three Hanson brothers of "MMMBop" fame. By Emily Kirkpatrick January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. by Rob Kim/Getty Images Facebook Twitter

Russell Crowe Defends Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Against Dope Who Tagged Him To Say It Was Boring

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Russell Crowe Defends Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Against Dope Who Tagged Him To Say It Was BoringIt unleashed a storm on Twitter as mighty as those found round Cape Horn.  By Jordan Hoffman January 17, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. Russell Crowe

Phil Spector, Genius Pop Music Producer and Convicted Murderer, Has Died at Age 81

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Phil Spector, Genius Pop Music Producer and Convicted Murderer, Has Died at Age 81The creator of the “Wall of Sound” had few equals in popular culture.  By Jordan Hoffman January 17, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images

Washington Is Transformed Into a War Zone Ahead of Inauguration

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Washington Is Transformed Into a War Zone Ahead of InaugurationThe nation’s capital has established a “green zone” and roughly 25,000 National Guard troops are expected to ensure America’s transition of power is peaceful, as threats of violence from right-wing extremists have state and local officials on alert.  By Charlotte Klein January 17, 2021

Emerald Fennell’s Guide to Candy-Colored Revenge

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Emerald Fennell’s Guide to Candy-Colored RevengeOn this week’s Little Gold Men podcast, a conversation with the writer and director of Promising Young Woman, plus a look at the first proper awards ceremony of this year’s Oscar race.  By Vanity Fair January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later.

Ariel Pink Tells Tucker Carlson “People Are So Mean” About His Connection to the Capitol Riots

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Ariel Pink Tells Tucker Carlson “People Are So Mean” About His Connection to the Capitol RiotsThe musician has been dropped by his record label since “peacefully” joining the rioters who stormed the Capitol Building. By Emily Kirkpatrick January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then

Is WandaVision Marvel’s Answer to a Cynical Era of Comic Book TV?

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Is WandaVision Marvel’s Answer to a Cynical Era of Comic Book TV?Kevin Feige on his new series, which debuts at a time when shows like Watchmen and The Boys reign supreme.  By Joanna Robinson January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. Courtesy of Disney Plus  Facebook Twitter

Kellyanne Conway Appears on Real Time with Bill Maher, Makes Final Desperate Spin for Trump

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Kellyanne Conway Appears on Real Time with Bill Maher, Makes Final Desperate Spin for TrumpThe former presidential aide still thinks “many people are better off.”  By Jordan Hoffman January 16, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. Kellyanne Conway speaks at the SAVE AMERICA TOUR at The Bowl at

Destruction Comes Early: Godzilla vs. Kong Will Debut on HBO Max in March

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Destruction Comes Early: Godzilla vs. Kong Will Debut on HBO Max in MarchThey're headed this way! By Jordan Hoffman January 16, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. A giant Kong: Skull Island movie display at TaiKoo Hui Mall in Guangzhou, China on March 26, 2017 By Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Dr. Dre Is Back Home After Brain Aneurysm Scare

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Dr. Dre Is Back Home After Brain Aneurysm ScareThe hip hop legend is recovering after a stay at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.  By Jordan Hoffman January 16, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. By Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/Getty Images Facebook Twitter Email Save

“The Poison in This Was Donald Trump”: Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Talks Insurrection, Elections, and Consequences

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>“The Poison in This Was Donald Trump”: Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Talks Insurrection, Elections, and Consequences Josh Shapiro breaks down the legal fallout from the deadly Capitol attack and protecting democracy in the post-Trump era. By Emily Jane Fox and Joe Hagan January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit

William and Kate Return to Zoom Engagements as the UK’s Third Lockdown Continues

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>William and Kate Return to Zoom Engagements as the UK’s Third Lockdown ContinuesThe Cambridges met with counselors from a helpline set up to help frontline workers during the pandemic.  By Katie Nicholl January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. The Duke

The Trump Administration Was Just Kidding When It Said It Had Tons More Vaccine Doses to Ship Out (It Has Zero)

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>The Trump Administration Was Just Kidding When It Said It Had Tons More Vaccine Doses to Ship Out (It Has Zero)Surprise: Team Trump has royally f—ed up the COVID-19 vaccine rollout. By Bess Levin January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.

“They Simply Can’t Treat This as a Normal Inauguration”: Counterterrorism Professionals Warn Violence Could Plague the Country for Months

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>“They Simply Can’t Treat This as a Normal Inauguration”: Counterterrorism Professionals Warn Violence Could Plague the Country for MonthsExtremists have likely been emboldened by the storming of the Capitol, and experts are worried about what will happen on Inauguration Day—and after. By Abigail Tracy January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To

Melania Trump, Still Tweeting, Says Farewell to Be Best

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Melania Trump, Still Tweeting, Says Farewell to Be BestA day after incoming first lady Jill Biden announced her own initiative. By Kenzie Bryant January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. From White House/News Pictures/Shutterstock. Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Still Think They Can Salvage Their Reputations

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Jared and Ivanka Still Think They Can Salvage Their ReputationsThe couple would like people to know they’re doing important behind-the-scenes work to stop Trump. By Bess Levin January 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Attending a joint news conference with German

Biden Prepares COVID Relief Push as U.S. Sets Another Grim Record

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Biden Prepares COVID Relief Push as U.S. Sets Another Grim RecordWith the daily death toll topping 4,000, Biden is expected to outline steps to increase vaccine distribution and provide economic aid. “We’re in the teeth of this crisis,” he said.  By Eric Lutz January 14, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist

Trevor Noah and Minka Kelly Are Reportedly “In Love” and “Making Plans for a Future Together”

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Trevor Noah and Minka Kelly Are Reportedly “In Love” and “Making Plans for a Future Together”The Daily Show host has even purchased a $27.5 million home for them to live in together, according to a source. By Emily Kirkpatrick January 14, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My

The Far Right Is Relocating Online as Social Media Giants Try Curbing Extremism

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>The Far Right Is Relocating Online as Social Media Giants Try Curbing ExtremismEncrypted apps like Telegram and Signal are exploding since companies like Twitter and Facebook cracked down after the Trump-incited Capitol siege and with right-wing favorite Parler going dark. By Caleb Ecarma January 14, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist

Primary Wave Music’s Natalia Nastaskin on What a Musician’s Catalog Sale Really Means

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Primary Wave Music’s Natalia Nastaskin on What a Musician’s Catalog Sale Really Means As legendary musicians sell their publishing rights, one of the biggest players is bringing on an expert to help plan for the industry’s future. By Erin Vanderhoof January 14, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My

Tyler Perry, MPTF to Be Awarded the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Oscar

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Tyler Perry, MPTF to Be Awarded the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian OscarFor the first time the Academy will hand the special Oscar to two recipients: filmmaker Perry and the Motion Picture & Television Fund. By Yohana Desta January 14, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. By Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/Getty.  Facebook Twitter

Pretty, Please: Botanical Cider, Mindful Stretching, and a Legendary Surrealist’s Take on Tarot

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Pretty, Please: Botanical Cider, Mindful Stretching, and a Legendary Surrealist’s Take on TarotIn this eerie period of transition, it’s time for true and unexpected comforts, from a gold lamé oven mitt to a lipstick Laura Palmer could love.  By Laura Regensdorf January 14, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Facebook Twitter Email Imagine you’re on