The Gawker Review Weekend Reading List [4.25.15]

What time of year is more beautiful: spring or fall? A college friend and fellow journalist posed the question on Instagram earlier this week, and I had a hard time answering at first. But, after some thought, I’d vote spring as the superior, more radiant season. Perhaps it’s the symbolism of life in bloom, or the… » 4/25/15 11:30am 4/25/15 11:30am

The Gawker Review Weekend Reading List [4.18.15]

Hillary Clinton has a date with history. It was all but inevitable: The former Secretary of State officially announced her candidacy for president this week. Other hopefuls include Republican senators Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and Marco Rubio. I’m stating the obvious here: but Cruz, Paul, and Rubio don’t have a real shot… » 4/18/15 11:30am 4/18/15 11:30am

Loretta Lynch Isn't the Attorney General Yet Because the Senate Sucks

Loretta Lynch, the very qualified New York federal prosecutor who was nominated by President Obama in November to become the next attorney general, still hasn't been confirmed by the Senate. For some context: Lynch has waited twice as long for a vote than the seven most recent attorneys general combined. (Eric… » 4/16/15 12:54pm 4/16/15 12:54pm