Casually Explained: Being Healthy

Casually Explained: Being Healthy

Well, it’s pretty common knowledge that certain foods are healthy, and others aren’t so much, it’s pretty rare that you ever get an explanation as to why. And one thing that bothers me quite a bit is when someone says to eat something because: “It’s good for you!” or “It’s a superfood!” And almost universally, …

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Maren Morris’ Grammy Win Was a Surreal Moment

-So, congratulations. You’re the most nominated artist at this year’s CMAs. -Yeah. -Six nominations. Including album of the year. [ Cheers and applause ] That must be very exciting going into that. -It was. I mean, I wasn’t really expecting that. I think, like, the big one for me this year, because I put a …

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Trump and Phil Robertson Freak Out About “Socialism”: A Closer Look

Trump and Phil Robertson Freak Out About “Socialism”: A Closer Look

It seems like President Trump is freaking out about the Democrats running for president. For more on this, it’s time for “A Closer Look.” ♪♪ Trump spoke this morning to religious leaders at the National Prayer Breakfast. It’s always a slightly awkward situation for a president who’s been married three times, paid hush money to …

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Why Comedy Matters

Why Comedy Matters

[laughter] [more laughter] We think comedy is just about a relaxing laugh, but the job of a comic is, in fact, deeply serious and important to the mental well being and flourishing of a society. In the olden days, they were called “jesters,” officially licensed and salaried comics, whose explicit job it was to make …

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