best of 2015

Culture & Arts
I've compiled a list of the albums I've enjoyed most this year. I wish you many wonderful record store bargain bin finds in the New Year.
Politics
We can't wait to see what these photographers capture in 2016.
Religion
These are stories of hope, activism and faith.
Entertainment
What Does The Black List Mean for Screenwriters and Hollywood? Note: If you’re an un-established screenwriter, know that
Entertainment
Lists of great things from people who are very upfront about their biases.
Food & Drink
A 2,500-mile, three-week road trip across the American South in search of this vast and varied region's best BBQ turned out to be one of the smartest -- and tastiest -- travel ideas I've ever had. A heaping helping of delectable local culture at every stop was all but ensured alongside the opportunity to enjoy some of the most deeply satisfying meals of my life.
Entertainment
From a Taylor Swift parody to a Pinot Noir ode.
Politics
As we do every year, we are pre-empting our regular "Friday Talking Points" column, in order to bring you our "best and worst of 2015" list.
Entertainment
They made us laugh. They made us cry. They're going viral.
Entertainment
Watch "Memory Remains" and an Ober-interview here. A-Sides' "Delve Into 12" of 2015 "Get Away" Oberhofer is a band, but its
Media
If you like your lies served BIG, BIGGER, BEST, then this was the year for you! In 2015, lies were everywhere: in international sports, presidential campaigns, at the largest corporations and important non-profits, among Super Bowl contenders, and even among those tasked with telling us the news.
Science
The 10 images represent some of the best nature photography in the world.