Listening to the 18-minute musical monologue has been a Thanksgiving tradition among folk music fans for decades.
It may not be “your momma,” but sometimes it’s close.
In the course of their study on information processing, Gary King and his staff reviewed 64,000 congressional press releases. He and his Harvard team discovered that congressmen and women spend more than a quarter of their time on partisan taunting.
Professor King speaks with us about the details behind this distressing statistic and what it means for the political culture of the United States.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.