Crack-smoking Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, a libertarian hedonist's dream politician, was dealt a significant defeat after his brother lost the election to replace him.
- Ebola quarantines enacted by New York and New Jersey are a bad idea, writes The New York Times editorial board.
- UC-Berkeley students, predictably, don't want Bill Maher to speak at their commencement. These days, anyone who has ever offended anyone is unwelcome at university campuses.
- The century-old journal of a doomed member of Roert Faclon Scott's Antarctic expedition was discovered.
- Weather Channel co-founder John Coleman told Megyn Kelly of Fox News that man-made climate change was "bad science" and "a myth."
- Texas Gov. Rick Perry gave a speech insisting that the American people want "a clean break" from the Obama administration. He's probably running for president.
Under fire for refusing to support Tara Reade, Milano says she never thought #MeToo would "destroy innocent men."
The state has shut down all liquor stores, leading customers to crowd into retailers across the border.
Sotomayor Upbraids SCOTUS for a Decision That 'Destroys Fourth Amendment Jurisprudence That Requires Individualized Suspicion'
The justice filed a lone dissent in Kansas v. Glover.
Not every apparent violation of a quarantine order is a risk to other people, and not all need to be (or can be) enforced equally.
A misleading statistic has made the rounds. But it’s based on a misreading of a government report that says no such thing.