In this introduction to his book "The Mosquito," Timothy C. Winegard profiles the creature that has changed the course of war and empire, and survived every attempt to wipe it out. read more
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi still isn't ready to launch impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. Pelosi told House Democrats on a conference call Friday, "The public isn't there on impeachment." She told them the case needs to be "as strong" as possible. read more
HANOVER, N.H. " Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Friday took a series of unusual rhetorical detours at the end of a town-hall-style campaign event nominally dedicated to health care, speculating about how a political assassination of Barack Obama might have affected the country in 2008 and recalling that he was accused of being gay because of his support of women's rights in the 1970s. read more
Monopoly has been causing chaos, tearing down familial relationships for decades. So it makes perfect sense that Monopoly is taking its brand values of frustration, anger and rage to the online discourse. The source of anger this time round: Monopoly Socialism, a game that's described on Target as "a hilarious adult twist on classic Monopoly gameplay."
For this little duck, a lie possibly just saved its life. This video shows the duck staying perfectly still, sprawled out, ironically "playing possum" and waiting for the chance to escape. read more