White House Reportedly Wants Meeting With Irish Prime Minister to Take Place at Trump’s Hotel

The Irish government is allegedly pushing back on the demand and that has raised questions about whether the president will go through with the visit.
Source: White House Reportedly Wants Meeting With Irish Prime Minister to Take Place at Trump’s Hotel

Ocasio-Cortez: Republicans Are Trying to Turn U.S. Into “Far-Right Christian Theocracy”

The lawmaker accused Republicans of hypocrisy for claiming they care about babies while rejecting any plan to leave them a better world.
Source: Ocasio-Cortez: Republicans Are Trying to Turn U.S. Into “Far-Right Christian Theocracy”

Help! Should I Dump My Girlfriend Over This One Disgusting Habit?

Prudie’s column for May 18.
Source: Help! Should I Dump My Girlfriend Over This One Disgusting Habit?

When Trump Trolls Give Up the War

Walking away from the worst of the internet.
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The Backwardation Edition

Slate Money on South Africa, real estate, and oil.
Source: The Backwardation Edition

Bill de Blasio’s Presidential Aspirations Are As Dead As Grumpy Cat (Too Soon?)

There’s a link here, and it involves the tragic end of a certain Staten Island groundhog.
Source: Bill de Blasio’s Presidential Aspirations Are As Dead As Grumpy Cat (Too Soon?)

Men Are Sharing Their Abortion Stories on Social Media. Is That Helpful?

They might not be the most important voices for reproductive rights. But right now, the movement could use all the voices it can get.
Source: Men Are Sharing Their Abortion Stories on Social Media. Is That Helpful?

The Alabama Abortion Law Is a Disaster for Republicans

Banning abortion is unpopular. Banning abortion for rape victims is insanely unpopular.
Source: The Alabama Abortion Law Is a Disaster for Republicans

The Angle: Everything You Need to Prepare for the <em>Game of Thrones</em> Finale

How will the show end? We took some guesses.
Source: The Angle: Everything You Need to Prepare for the <em>Game of Thrones</em> Finale

Ohio State Investigation Finds Team Doctor Abused at Least 177 Students

The abuse occurred over two decades, and coaches, trainers, and university leaders knew about it, the report says.
Source: Ohio State Investigation Finds Team Doctor Abused at Least 177 Students