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  • So according to the whistleblower's complaint, Trump used the power of his office to try to get Ukraine to interfere in the 2020 election to investigate a political rival “for personal gain."
  • You definitely should read the full whistleblower's report here—pay special attention to section II, which states that White House officials were "directed" by White House lawyers to put the transcript of the call "into a separate electronic system that is otherwise used to store and handle classified information of an especially sensitive nature."
  • ALERT: Vogue did one of their 73 questions videos with none other than Liam Gallagher.
  • Watch the full official trailer for The Irishman.
  • If all published math turns out to be wrong, does that mean I can retroactively get my math grades bumped up?
  • Eddie Murphy talked to the Times about returning to stand-up and the big screen (just don't expect him to wear leather again).
  • Japan has unexpectedly become a pizza hotspot.
  • What if the infamous pee tape is real...but also fake?
  • You know who really loved NYC? Fidel Castro.
  • Kevin Feige is developing a new Star Wars movie, and I don't know if that's good or bad.
  • The "OK" hand symbol, the bowl-style haircut of Dylann Roof, and the "Happy Merchant" meme are among the 36 new symbols added to the online database of hate symbols maintained by the Anti-Defamation League.
  • Kathryn Murdoch, daughter-in-law of Rupert Murdoch, is stepping out of the Murdoch shadow to talk about climate change and democracy.
  • The SNL/Shane Gillis affair revealed a deeper schism in the comedy community: "While many cheered Shane Gillis' NBC dismissal four days after he was hired, a slice of the community sneered, revealing an increasing divide over what's legitimate envelope-pushing and what’s 'just plain racist.'"
  • And finally, this looks incredibly comfortable and incredibly impractical: