The presidential debates this year may well determine the election's outcome. Here's how they might unfold.
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For the past four years, Barack Obama has avoided nearly all mention of race—revealing the false promise and double standard of integration.
"Love happens, like age or weather. It's not hard to do, only to endure, sometimes."
Why do Democrats expect Mexican Americans in Arizona to line up behind a Puerto Rican guy from Harlem?
Sheldon Adelson goes scavenging in the euro zone.
Why one network applies so much makeup
Harvey Karp’s quixotic crusade to teach adults how to talk to 2-year-olds
As the author learned in Tehran, yes sometimes means no.
Due to climate and landscape changes, computer models don't work like they once did.
Researchers say no, but drinkers say yes.
Way out in the desert, at the Nevada Test Site, a certain sort of traveler can confront strange traces of catastrophe (and tomfoolery).
Writing about writers; an atrocity ignored; the most influential book in English
The great critic showed us how to talk about popular art and fall in love with movies.
The unlikely exoticism of Mobile, Alabama; false hopes for American schools; and more
Responses and reverberations
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