Month: July 2017

America Is Being Run by Zaphod Beeblebrox

To really understand our president, you should delve into the biographies written about him that explore his insecurities, his inferiority complex, and his drive. You should thumb through the best magazine profiles that contemporaneously documented his rise, fall, and rise again. You should read the stories about his rallies, how […]

What It Was Like to Work at a Russian Gulag

In October 1935, Ivan Chistyakov was judged “insufficiently proletarian” and expelled from the Communist Party in Josef Stalin’s Russia. Suffice it to say this was not a positive development for the young engineer’s budding career. In a real-life Orwellian nightmare, the 30-something urbanite was then shipped off to the Baikal […]

The VICE Morning Bulletin – VICE

US News US Military Flexes Warplanes After North Korean Missile TestAfter another ballistic missile test by North Korea, the US military sent two B-1 bombers on exercises over South Korea Sunday, and also tested the THAAD anti-missile defense system off the coast of Alaska. Nikki Haley, US ambassador to the […]