My brother Matt died of AIDS 26 years ago today, passing away in his bed in my parents' home in Houston.
Phony "news" stories aren't the only toxic content being spread on social media these days. Bad people are pitching digitally touched-up rear ends and modified thighs as real, dismaying teens and young women unable to attain what's being sold as perfection.
"We kind of gave him -- 'All right, you get a mulligan. You get a do-over here." Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council, on the white evangelical response to Donald Trump's alleged tryst with a porn star
During Prohibition, drinkers never knew what they would get when they set out to slake their thirst.
What is it about spectacular American business success stories like Facebook that brings out envy and resentment?
Who knows where George Wallace went after he left this life, but wherever he is, he must be smiling.
Have you ever seen the moon? You will likely answer that you have, many times.
Farmers keep asking why Donald Trump is hurting them on trade when they helped elect him. The better question is: Why did they help elect him?
With his Sunday tweet that Bashar Assad, "Animal Assad," ordered a gas attack on Syrian civilians, and Vladimir Putin was morally complicit in the atrocity, President Donald Trump just painted himself and us into a corner.
If there was any doubt that we live in the United States of Entertainment just check out the "60 Minutes" ratings for its Stormy Daniels interview.
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