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.


Identity politics may divide us. But ultimately we can’t unite without it.

Eight books that argue over how to balance the individual against the collective.

The ancient metaphor that created modern sexism

How prehistorical developments pushed men to sideline women.

President Trump is nationalizing the midterm elections. That’s a big mistake.

Trump is following the path that got Woodrow Wilson clobbered.

Here in Florida, hurricanes are always political

How Michael has candidates scrambling.

Hurricanes like Michael show why we can’t ignore climate change

The deadly storm came just days after a report on global warming.

Thanks for not raping us, all you ‘good men.’ But it’s not enough.

"I hate all men and wish they were dead," a woman yelled at her husband of 50 years. It was just a small thing that triggered the outburst. But there is nothing small about women's rage these days.

The conservative business model that paved the way for the Trump presidency

How Richard DeVos, one of the pillars of the right, pioneered Trumpian tactics

Nikki Haley is the latest Trump Cabinet official to leave under an ethics cloud

We still don't know why she left. But she represents a growing trend in the administration.

Puerto Rico’s fragile recovery is built on thousands of people just doing their jobs

Five workers, in their own words, on life after Hurricane Maria

Why Nobel winner Donna Strickland didn’t have a Wikipedia page

We have biased ideas of who counts as “notable.”


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.