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Jo Jorgensen's 1% Triumph

With no name recognition, no money, and no media, the Jorgensen campaign helped cement the L.P.'s decadelong transformation into the third party in the United States.



How Will Reason Staffers Vote in 2020?

A survey of presidential preferences and regrets



Eddie Van Halen, Melting-Pot Virtuoso

We don't normally talk about how rock's late, great lead guitarist was an immigrant success story and inspiration to early hip hop, but that's only because he (and America!) were too busy getting rad.