When the shoddily-written, semi-erotic novel 50 Shades Of Grey topped bestseller lists it was hardly the first sign literary standards were headed downhill. They’ve been headed that way for a while! You thought Twilight was bad, but are you familiar with Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter?
-Lauren Lipsay and Hillary Reinsberg
- President Trump signed executive orders today to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, prompting praise from pro-Trump unions.
- Mark Zuckerberg denied rumors that he might run for president, telling BuzzFeed News, "I'm focused on building our community at Facebook."
- Press Secretary Sean Spicer at today's White House briefing defended Trump's claim that millions of people voted illegally—but he cited a debunked study.
- And the 2017 Oscar nominations for Best Picture are "La La Land," "Moonlight," "Arrival," "Hidden Figures," "Hacksaw Ridge," "Manchester by the Sea," "Lion," "Fences," and "Hell or High Water" 🎥 🎬