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The best replacement for Stephen Breyer ...
Stephen Breyer.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

The best replacement for Stephen Breyer ...

... is Stephen Breyer
Will Manchin and Sinema block Biden's SCOTUS nominee?
Sen. Joe Manchin.
will they or won't they

Will Manchin and Sinema block Biden's SCOTUS nominee?

The Senate battle to replace Stephen Breyer will get ugly
Stephen Breyer.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

The Senate battle to replace Stephen Breyer will get ugly

Biden's options for Breyer's seat
President Biden.
guess who

Biden's options for Breyer's seat

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High school football players skip workout to shovel snow for their neighbors
12:57 AM

High school football players skip workout to shovel snow for their neighbors

Conservative groups, Fox News offer mixed signals on ferocity of SCOTUS fight
12:41 AM

Conservative groups, Fox News offer mixed signals on ferocity of SCOTUS fight

Amy Schneider's historic Jeopardy! winning streak is over
11:45 PM

Amy Schneider's historic Jeopardy! winning streak is over

San Jose approves 1st U.S. law requiring liability insurance for gun owners
10:33 PM

San Jose approves 1st U.S. law requiring liability insurance for gun owners

U.S. sends Russia letter on security demands: 'The ball is in their court'
9:23 PM

U.S. sends Russia letter on security demands: 'The ball is in their court'

McConnell not giving any clues as to how GOP senators will approach a Biden Supreme Court nominee
7:24 PM

McConnell not giving any clues as to how GOP senators will approach a Biden Supreme Court nominee

Daily Briefing

26 January 2022
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Biden discussing gas alternatives for Europe if Russia cuts off fuel
1.

Biden discussing gas alternatives for Europe if Russia cuts off fuel

Pfizer starts trial for Omicron vaccine
2.

Pfizer starts trial for Omicron vaccine

College Board says SAT is going digital
3.

College Board says SAT is going digital

N.Y. appeals judge temporarily restores state mask mandate
4.

N.Y. appeals judge temporarily restores state mask mandate

Politics

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There is no such thing as a 'Generic Republican'
President Biden.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

There is no such thing as a 'Generic Republican'

Princeton boldly helps people who don't need help
Princeton.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Princeton boldly helps people who don't need help

Could the threat of Ukrainian resistance deter Russia?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Could the threat of Ukrainian resistance deter Russia?

America's hyperbole habit is the worst thing ever
A goldfish.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

America's hyperbole habit is the worst thing ever

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The daily gossip

25 January 2022
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Tiffany Haddish jokes about her DUI arrest
1.

Tiffany Haddish jokes about her DUI arrest

Disney responds after being put on blast by Peter Dinklage over 'Snow White' remake
2.

Disney responds after being put on blast by Peter Dinklage over 'Snow White' remake

The Rock cryptically teases he’s adapting a 'badass' video game
3.

The Rock cryptically teases he’s adapting a 'badass' video game

Damon Albarn addresses controversial comments about Taylor Swift at concert
4.

Damon Albarn addresses controversial comments about Taylor Swift at concert

Culture

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Barry Bonds doesn't need the Hall of Fame
Barry Bonds.
Samuel Goldman

Barry Bonds doesn't need the Hall of Fame

A tragedy in Indianapolis
The Gadsden flag.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

A tragedy in Indianapolis

The show The Gilded Age could have been
The Gilded Age.
Samuel Goldman

The show The Gilded Age could have been

Bernardine Evaristo recommends 6 books on being Black and British
Bernardine Evaristo.
Feature

Bernardine Evaristo recommends 6 books on being Black and British

Cartoons

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2022's Most Anticipated

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9 books to read in 2022
A reader.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

9 books to read in 2022

15 TV shows to watch in 2022
A woman watching TV.
Picture of Nandini BalialNandini Balial

15 TV shows to watch in 2022

11 albums to stream and anticipate in early 2022
A record player.
Brigid Kennedy

11 albums to stream and anticipate in early 2022

15 movies to watch in 2022
2022 movies.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

15 movies to watch in 2022

Business Briefing

26 January 2022
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Biden administration pulls vaccine mandate for big companies
1.

Biden administration pulls vaccine mandate for big companies

GE says supply-chain problems dragged down revenue
2.

GE says supply-chain problems dragged down revenue

Cryptocurrency plunge has wiped out $1 trillion in value since November
3.

Cryptocurrency plunge has wiped out $1 trillion in value since November

Biden discussing gas alternatives for Europe if Russia cuts off fuel
4.

Biden discussing gas alternatives for Europe if Russia cuts off fuel

Business & Tech

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Reagan's supply-side economics get a Biden update
Ronald Reagan and President Biden.
Picture of James PethokoukisJames Pethokoukis

Reagan's supply-side economics get a Biden update

Our economy is a group project
America.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Our economy is a group project

The weirdest economy in decades
The economy.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The weirdest economy in decades

Microsoft's Activision Blizzard bailout
Bobby Kotick.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Microsoft's Activision Blizzard bailout

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Stephen Colbert's Late Show ropes Peppa Pig into Peloton's dead TV character mess
Peppa Pig
1.'Daddy Pig Gets a Peloton'

Stephen Colbert's Late Show ropes Peppa Pig into Peloton's dead TV character mess

Late night hosts tie Trump's vote-seizure order, Fox News' green M&M fetish
Seth Meyers
2.Last Night on Late Night

Late night hosts tie Trump's vote-seizure order, Fox News' green M&M fetish

Senate candidate J.D. Vance says 'our country's kind of a joke'
J.D. Vance
3.ba dum tssss

Senate candidate J.D. Vance says 'our country's kind of a joke'

The digital SAT will be 'shorter, simpler, and perhaps easier'
Standardized test form.
4.drop your pencils

The digital SAT will be 'shorter, simpler, and perhaps easier'

Late night hosts joke about great NFL playoffs, bad RFK Jr. Nazi analogies
5.Last night on late night

Late night hosts joke about great NFL playoffs, bad RFK Jr. Nazi analogies

The differences between Boris and Donald
6.Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

The differences between Boris and Donald

Fox's Peter Doocy says Biden called him to 'clear the air' after 'stupid SOB' dig
7.No apologies

Fox's Peter Doocy says Biden called him to 'clear the air' after 'stupid SOB' dig

Mexican journalist who said she feared for her life killed in Tijuana
8.horrible

Mexican journalist who said she feared for her life killed in Tijuana