January 16, 2014
Why the magnetic stripe on your credit card is putting you at risk.
January 15, 2014
The right has a new attack on the Affordable Care Act. It's as cynical and misleading as the old ones.
Seeds of Doubt
His doubts about the Jewish and Palestinian states were prescient—and forgotten.
Here are a few of the worst environmental equivocations in a draft from WikiLeaks of a major trade agreement.
Why recess appointments still matter.
All the Jobs Growth Last Month Went to Women. (And That's Not Necessarily Good News for Them.)
A remarkable piece of news came out along with last month's job report—of the 74,000 jobs added to the U.S. economy in December, all of them went to women.
The terrible consequences of a court's FCC ruling.
David Sanger and Thom Shanker have a lengthy story in the New York Times about various National Security Agency techniques for penetrating foreign computers and networks, including a strategy for accessing seemingly air-gapped computers.
January 14, 2014
The filibuster is worse than you thought.
In the season finale of the third season of "Homeland," Carrie Mathison, the bipolar CIA agent played by Claire Danes, is appointed as the Istanbul bureau chief to oversee the agency’s covert Iranian operation—the result of a season-long effort to pl