The New Yorker editor on difficult writers, Obama's shortcomings, and learning from Anna Wintour
The editor of the New Yorker talks Russia, Obama, and whether he is creating cultural serfdom online.
Is this what Sochi will look like in 30 years?
The problem with stardom over strength
Why it might be better if Gracie Gold doesn't win a medal tonight.
Pussy Riot releases their new music video. It's a good thing the police helped them get all that repression footage.
New reports highlight Russia's influence in the media of former Soviet states.
After Russia lost to Finland 3–1 in hockey today in Sochi, Damien Cox, a columnist for the Toronto Star, tweeted "Russians haven't won a best-on-best in 30 years. They're no longer a hockey superpower."
While the protest group was filming a video, "Cossacks whipped them. Literally. Whipped them. With whips."
Our national worth should not be measured in gold, silver, and bronze
Our national worth should not be measured in gold, silver, and bronze.
5 women, including 2 former members of the band, emerged singing from the police station.
Annals of Idiocy
Pussy Riot was arrested in Sochi today. Yes, you read that right.