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‘Vice’ looks back at how Dick Cheney’s daughter Mary shaped his views on same-sex marriage – The Washington Post

In the midst of George W. Bush’s campaign for reelection, his veep, Richard B. Cheney, did something bold. It was August 2004, several months after Bush endorsed a controversial constitutional amendment that would prevent states from recognizing same-sex marriage. Cheney, while acknowledging that Bush set the administration’s policies, said he …

The highest-quality streaming service ever created is shutting down. It could be a very bad omen for fans. – The Washington Post

On Friday morning, Warner Media announced it was shutting down FilmStruck, the classic-films service that had garnered a hardcore following in its two years of existence. By noon, that following had spoken. And it was angry. “Nothing but contempt for the Mr. Potters who are shutting down FilmStruck,” wrote the New Yorker journalist Richard …