What The Truman Show Teaches Us About Politics (VIDEO)

The 1998 movie got so much right about mass surveillance, reality TV and vlogging, and the developing need for affirmation from strangers. But it’s also an awesome commentary on how people believe what they want to believe.

President Obama Told Trump to ‘Stop Whining’

President Barack Obama on Tuesday cast Donald Trump’s claims of a rigged election as potentially corrosive to American democracy, insisting that the Republican presidential nominee was griping about an invented conspiracy.

“You start whining before the game’s even over?” Obama said during a news conference in the White House Rose Garden, adding that Trump’s claim is “not based on facts.”