University of Maryland alumnus Eric Swalwell, a four-term San Francisco Bay Area congressman who has grown into a cable TV fixture as a slashing and unremitting critic of President Donald Trump, formally announced Monday his long-shot bid for the 2020 Democratic nomination.
Four years ago with Jon Stewart signing off the nightly airwaves and Stephen Colbert leaving the relative freedom of Comedy Central for the more tightly regulated network world, I worried about the future of political satire on TV. But as of last weekend, I am officially worried no more.
As James Franco denies allegations of sexual misconduct in his past, HBO emailed a statement to Sun Wednesday saying there have been no complaints about him on "The Deuce" where he is a director and executive producer as well as star.
Raising money through online crowdfunding sites is an ideal way for teachers to find the funds to purchase classroom materials and should be restored, the head of the Harford County teachers' union says, but the schools superintendent disagrees.
The reality is that Donald Trump abandoned the idea of a Muslim ban from the get-go. When judges pretend otherwise to prove their "wokeness" they undermine democratic norms even further. And they give Mr. Trump and his boosters one more reason to screech that the courts are biased against him.
Verbally tearing down Donald Trump and his more vitriolic supporters is about as difficult as demolishing a house of Legos. But let me ask you this: When was the last time you changed someone's behavior or opinion by calling him an idiot? Especially an angry person. And, as we've been told and shown time and again, many of Mr. Trump's voters are angry.
With Hillary Clinton now putting some distance between herself and the Obama foreign policies, Mr. Biden may be the best vice president he can be by defending those policies on the 2016 campaign trail.
While describing the potentially devastating effects of climate change during a recent segment of "The Colbert Report," host Stephen Colbert warned that if climate change continues unabated, much of the planet will turn into an uninhabitable wasteland, just like — wait for it — Baltimore. Why does the pernicious myth of Baltimore decay persist? And, more importantly, what can we do about it?
Life in Canada was no different for the Orioles on Tuesday, as the Blue Jays won, 6-5, in 11 innings when Adam Lind hit a walk-off home run against reliever Koji Uehara. ... Mark Connor, who has been with Buck Showalter in each of his four stops as manager, resigned as pitching coach, citing personal reasons. ... The drumbeat of an NFL labor resolution grew louder with rumblings that a deal -- or at least the framework of one -- could be reached within the next month. ... Despite three transfers, two early departures and two academic casualties in recent weeks, Maryland football coach Randy Edsall remains positive. ... The MRI on Orioles pitching prospect Dan Klein's shoulder was inconclusive and he will fly to California for further testing.