Do you miss Barack and Michelle? It’s okay, I know, me too. Ready yourselves, then for this news: Barack and Michelle Obama have each signed a book deal with Penguin Random House to publish their memoirs for an untold but likely enormous sum of money.
On Wednesday, Alabama senator Jeff Sessions was confirmed by the Senate as attorney general. On Tuesday night, Senator Elizabeth Warren was blocked from participating in the confirmation hearing by Senate Republicans who were less than thrilled with her reading a letter written by Coretta Scott King that opposed…
Here’s something very nice for the sake of art and beauty: the trailer for David Byrne’s forthcoming documentary, Contemporary Color.
Look how much fun this woman is having. I mean that sincerely. Just look.
Barack Obama and his family have packed up and flown out to Palm Springs for their first vacation as private citizens in eight years, while Donald Trump ascends to the presidency before hundreds of supporters along the Inaugural Parade route. Obama leaves behind him a legacy of thoughtful, compassionate…
Earlier today, as I verged on hyperventilation and possibly self-diagnosed a heart murmur, my subconscious kept telling me to chill because this is just the first day of the next four years. What we needed was a nice thing, even just one, which today came in the form of this video by British singer Ella Mai.
Don’t you want some nice news that will make you feel good instead of very, very horrible about the state of the world?
I'm often hesitant to learn too much about my favorite stars, lest they turn out to be complete assholes. This story is the opposite of that: A young man got to spend the day at Parks & Rec thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and apparently everyone was utterly delightful.
The Wisconsin State Capitol is still flooded with protesters demanding Governor Walker and State Senate Republicans reconsider measures that would remove almost all bargaining rights from public employees' unions. Tea Partiers who bussed in yesterday are still trying to antagonize them, and various news trucks are…