Jon Stewart’s ...

After 16 years of “The Daily Show,” Jon Stewart’s jokes and sarcastic political remarks came to an end last night on Comedy Central. The late-night talk and news satire television show aired Monday through Thursday every night featuring guests from celebrities to politicians,...

10 TV Shows and Movi...

Happy Presidents’ Day! For the lucky ones of us, Presidents’ Day is just another office holiday that allows for long weekend getaways in gloomy February. For the unlucky, it’s just a day when the banks are inconveniently closed. But Presidents’ Day doesn’t have to...

Rest in Peace, Nelso...

Maybe I just need to get new Facebook friends, but I found it pretty disheartening to see the disparity between the social media uproar over Paul Walker’s death compared to the relatively quiet response to Nelson Mandela’s passing. I believe that every life lost deserves...

How About this Gover...

Thanks in no small part to the way our media operates, Americans’ concept of what is going on in politics is often fuzzy at best. Coverage of the government shutdown has focused almost exclusively on finger-pointing, so it’s no surprise that this issue is confusing a lot of people....

What You Need to Kno...

If you watch the news, or even just scan the headlines online, you’re probably aware that the crisis in Egypt is experiencing surging levels of violence. Unfortunately, even with so much information at our fingertips, it can still be hard to decipher exactly what is going on. Too many...