Sep 27, 2012 2:28PM ET
Victim 1, the anonymous teenager who first complained to police about the abuse in 2008 and whose testimony helped convict Sandusky of sexually abusing boys, will come forward on Oct. 23, when he will publish a book about his experience.
Sep 27, 2012 10:37AM ET
Michael Doran and Max Boot on intervening in Syria, Ezra Klein on the undecided voter, Debra Saunders on the myth of Obama's obstacles, Charles M. Blow on what is known, and Steve Coll on football's future.
Sep 27, 2012 9:51AM ET
Courtney Rubin's New York Times trend piece on the death of college bars today is brimming full of falsity—drinking blue liquor out of fishbowls is sadly real—starting with the Cornell "seniors" she interviewed who don't actually exist.
Sep 27, 2012 9:40AM ET
A summary of the best reads found behind the paywall of The New York Times.
Sep 27, 2012 8:58AM ET
Paging Dan Brown. After 35 years of research, a Swiss group is presenting what they say to be is an original version of Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece.
Sep 27, 2012 8:53AM ET
A certain labor dispute had Americans talking about the value of working men this week, Jon Stewart explained on The Daily Show last night.
Sep 27, 2012 7:06AM ET
A U.S. Army general from the celebrated 82nd Airborne Division has been charged with numerous violations of military law, including "forcible sodomy, wrongful sexual conduct, and wrongfully engaging in inappropriate relationships."
Sep 26, 2012 8:00PM ET
The states allows school officials to spank teenagers of the opposite gender, apparently. On top of that insane fact, one commenter noted that the spanking policy has a huge flaw.
Sep 26, 2012 5:59PM ET
Relax, you bacon eater. Bacon isn't going anywhere and there's no aporkalypse in sight, mainly because the pigs we're getting it from aren't going extinct.
Sep 26, 2012 5:43PM ET
Today in Poll Watch: Voters are seeing President Obama as the way to go for the benefit of the economy, Mitt Romney is seen unfavorably by half of Americans, Democrats lead Senate races in Florida and Ohio, and the Arizona Senate race might be tighter than expected.
Sep 26, 2012 2:35PM ET
Until this month, the San Francisco Police Department only had four categories for identifying the race of someone arrested: White, black, other, and Chinese.
Sep 26, 2012 12:39PM ET
ESPN's Chris Mortensen is reporting that the NFL and its referee union are so close to a new contract that they could be back to work this weekend.
Sep 26, 2012 12:17PM ET
When Paul Ryan bought his 10-year-old daughter hunting gear, some may have been shocked, but conservatives responded with pics-or-it-didn't-happen proof that they too have trained their daughters in the use of deadly weapons.
Sep 26, 2012 12:02PM ET
Earlier today golf legend and Ohio native Jack Nicklaus introduced Mitt Romney at a campaign stop in Westerville. Romney returned the favor by calling Nicklaus "the greatest athlete of the twentieth century," a claim that caused a few sports fans to clutch themselves in astonishment.
Sep 26, 2012 11:40AM ET
We've read a lot about cheating in the months since 71 students were suspended for sharing test answers at one of New York's top high schools, but some of the most illuminating reporting was The New York Times' coverage of students' "moral and academic math."
Sep 26, 2012 10:48AM ET
Harold Meyerson on upward redistribution, Cass. R. Sunstein on social dynamics and success, Dana Milbank on Hillary's "hit man," John Dickerson on how to choose a president, and Fran Tarkenton on NFL's fumbles.
Sep 26, 2012 9:45AM ET
The worst part of telling a bad joke is having to explain it afterwards, which Madonna is now doing after confusing people with her terribly-delivered "black Muslim in the White House" endorsement.
Sep 26, 2012 8:48AM ET
School officials at Springtown High School in Texas have no problem with spanking, so much so that they voted last night to allow administrators to spank students of the opposite sex because there aren't enough women to mete out "corporal punishment."
Sep 26, 2012 8:45AM ET
Sep 26, 2012 7:09AM ET
Mona Eltahawy, an Egyptian journalist and activist, made a very public show of defacing a controversial "anti-jihad" ad in a New York subway station, and getting herself arrested in the process.
Sep 25, 2012 7:25PM ET
A Washington D.C. neighborhood ended up on a Forbes list of the hippest places in the country, leading to the same old clichéd jokes about the very unhip city.
Sep 25, 2012 5:02PM ET
Maybe this is why the science industry is so male-dominated: Turns out science professors think more highly of male students.
Sep 25, 2012 4:11PM ET
Jonah Lehrer is so very close to giving us an on-the-record first-hand account about all that self-plagiarizing, his resignation from The New Yorker, and his penchant for making up Bob Dylan quotes--he just has to finish writing it.
Sep 25, 2012 3:44PM ET
PR folks: If you have a list of items that don't belong in press kits, add "alarm clock" to it, or just remember, don't send promotional packages with alarm clocks in them. They can be mistaken for bombs.
Sep 25, 2012 1:55PM ET
President Barack Obama used his turn at the podium of the Clinton Global Initiative to announce a new executive order that expressly bans U.S. government contractors from engaging in human trafficking.
Sep 25, 2012 1:32PM ET
One consequence of last night's officiating tragedy that was not lost on football fans was that the refs did not just take victory away from one team and give it to another, they also flip-flopped wins and losses for millions of NFL gamblers.
Sep 25, 2012 12:58PM ET
While adult children moving in with their parents used to be quirky enough to serve as a movie premise (like in Jeff, Who Lives at Home or that one starring Matthew McConaughey), it's pretty common these days: about 25 percent of Americans between 18 and 30 are living with parents.
Sep 25, 2012 10:28AM ET
Richard Cohen on Republican brain drain, David Brooks on the conservative mentality, Jeffrey Goldberg on "Muslim Rage," Michael Gerson on Republicans and Hispanics, and Naomi Wolf responds to critics.
Sep 25, 2012 9:52AM ET
For bad fliers, landing on a runway usually means it's okay to unlock their white-knuckle grips on the armrests and breathe at a normal pace. But a report from The New York Times explains why planes are still in danger after they land.
Sep 25, 2012 9:36AM ET