Betsy DeVos Is Coming for Your Children

Even among all the billionaires, ideologues, and straight-up racist goons Donald Trump has nominated for his cabinet, Betsy DeVos, who was confirmed earlier this week as the Secretary of Education, stands out for how seemingly unqualified she is. As the doomed critics of her nomination were quick to say, she has never…

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VCU Won Another Game After Being Down With 0.4 Seconds To Play

A basketball game ending with free throws is normally boring as hell—one team is up by seven with 30 seconds left, so they go to the line a few times and make it a 10-point win. Here’s to VCU for at least making the lead-ups to its game-winning free throws intriguing (and a kind of weak, but mostly intriguing.)

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Charles Oakley Says He Was Kicked Out Of The Knicks Game For No Reason

Beloved former Knick Charles Oakley was forcefully removed from last night’s Clippers-Knicks game and charged with three counts of assault. There were various reports offering explanations for his removal—some had Oak going after Knicks owner James Dolan, others had him fighting with a fan—but Oakley offered his own…

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Let Us Now Praise The Patriots' Super Bowl Defense

Much of the blame for the Falcons’ monumental choke job in Super Bowl 51 fell on Kyle Shanahan for his aggressive play-calling, and that’s fair. It’s screamingly obvious Atlanta should have run the ball more or milked the clock to keep Tom Brady and the Patriots from even having a chance to storm all the way back. But…

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Jalopnik For $9,900, Could This Corvette-Powered 1968 Mercedes-Benz 250SE Be Both Shock and Ahhh?

Jalopnik For $9,900, Could This Corvette-Powered 1968 Mercedes-Benz 250SE Be Both Shock and Ahhh? | Kotaku Let’s Talk About Japan And Sickness Masks | io9 How Ancient Legends Gave Birth to Modern Superheroes | Lifehacker Overcome Your Anxiety By Having An “Anxious Routine” to Break Out Of It |

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