Eddie Murphy arrives at the Kennedy Center. (Matt McClain/Post)

Eddie Murphy, king of comedy

Murphy didn’t tell a joke for almost three decades — until he came to the Kennedy Center to receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

Vester L. Flanagan, 41, a former employee of the Roanoke station, is believed to have posted videos online showing him shooting the crew.

A Duke freshman thinks ‘Fun Home’ is immoral. He won’t read assignment.

A Duke freshman thinks ‘Fun Home’ is  immoral. He won’t read assignment.

POSTEVERYTHING | He says his beliefs extend to pop culture and artwork depicting sex acts.


Playing politics with security clearances puts us all in danger

Criticizing President Trump is not "erratic conduct."

Trump’s cynical carelessness is contagious. Omarosa proves it.

It'll get worse when people with real power join in.

I read six sycophantic pro-Trump books — and then I read Omarosa

Hagiographies of the president share seven core traits.

Trump’s Cabinet is still full of scandals. History shows he may regret that.

George Washington knew the perils of allowing scandals to linger, and he set a precedent that President Trump refuses to follow.

Teaching white supremacy in the age of the alt-right

To dismantle white supremacy, it's not enough to oppose it. We also have to study it.

The Oscars have always been crass. Its new award for popular film just embraces that.

Ultimately, it’s about selling us on the value of cinema as such, just as it always has been.

Don’t fear the TSA cutting airport security. Be glad that they’re talking about it.

We need to evaluate airport security based on concrete costs and benefits, and not continue to implement security theater based on fear.

How Donald Trump is normal and abnormal

The Fifth Avenue hypothesis will not really be tested until November.

Trump says collusion isn’t a crime. He’s right. It’s actually many crimes.

Is the White House suddenly worried about what evidence the special counsel has?

There is nothing liberal about fascism

Fascists saw liberalism as the enemy.


Guns seized from three Metro fare evaders, police say

DR. GRIDLOCK | One of the suspects threw a gun over a wall at Gallery Place Metro station, police said.


NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell signs contract extension worth as much as $40M annually

The deal runs through 2024 with close to 90 percent of his salary tied to incentives. It is not clear whether it will be opposed by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who at one point threatened a legal challenge to an extension.


How two men turned a Google search and $100 into a hit podcast and a TV deal

Podcasts have been around for years, but have seen a rebirth in the past few years.


College grads face next hurdle: Paying back student loans

College grads face next hurdle: Paying back student loans

COLUMN | Many don’t know much about repayment plans or interest rates, poll finds.