Why Are Some Zoomers So Wistful For the ‘80s?

20 Short Novels To Stay Up All Night Reading. What We Don’t Want to Know.

More Than 1,700 Congressmen Once Enslaved Black People. This Is Who They Were, and How They Shaped the Nation.

The Washington Post has compiled the first database of slaveholding members of Congress by examining thousands of pages of census records and historical documents.

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Marvel’s Wastelanders: Hawkeye Podcast

Forty years ago, the villains of the world rose up and killed all the heroes. Well, all but one of the Avengers, Hawkeye (Stephen Lang).

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A Neglected California City Reinvents Itself With Electric Cars — And Plots a Road Map for the Nation

Getting low-income communities to transition to electric cars is a key climate challenge for California and the nation. A rural city is paving the way.

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Anna Marie Tendler Turns the Lens on Herself

What happens when the good-natured wife from a famous stand-up routine gets divorced, embraces her art, and goes viral on TikTok?

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20 Short Novels To Stay Up All Night Reading

Unputdownable books you can finish in bed tonight.

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Five Nutrition Goals That Are Better Than Weight Loss

These tricks are more sustainable than restricting food—and healthier, too.

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These Are the Video Game Studios Leading the Charge for a Four-Day Workweek

Some game companies are spearheading the idea that employees should work less rather than more.

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We’re Going to Talk About ‘Bruno,’ Yes, Yes, Yes

“We Don’t Talk About Bruno” from “Encanto” is a surprise chart topper and TikTok darling. Here’s how Disney created its biggest smash since “Let It Go.”

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Why Are Some Zoomers So Wistful For the ‘80s?

For a generation that has come of age in the clutches of covid and curated feeds, the '80s represent analog freedom and fun.

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What We Don’t Want to Know

Do you want to know what you’ll get for Christmas? A movie spoiler? When you’ll die? The study of deliberate ignorance reveals the topics people want to remain in the dark about.

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