“Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and the president? The president took the one less truthful.”
The latest grifter attempting to divert attention from the shit-show trying to stay in power picked on the wrong person. Mary Louis Kelly’s answer to pompous Pompeo is both elegant and a mini civics lesson.
There is a reason that freedom of the press is enshrined in the Constitution. There is a reason it matters that people in positions of power — people charged with steering the foreign policy of entire nations — be held to account. The stakes are too high for their impulses and decisions not to be examined in as thoughtful and rigorous an interview as is possible.
This is good. Plus, it’s Lucy so, there’s that …
The singer and songwriter Lucy Dacus, 22, was deemed “up next.” Then she had to actually make the album.
The songwriter created a refreshing drink — It consisted of tequila, cranberry juice and lemon, not as sweet as a Cosmopolitan (which came along later) and served in a stem glass over ice — in the 1970s. You can try one on Thursdays in August at the Jewish Museum.
In the days since a Los Angeles gallery posted a snapshot of the art and music legends to Instagram, the image has commandeered the internet. Here are 13 reasons. ~ Guy Trebay, NYTimes
Maybe a divine hammer.