Know This: The gunman who fired his rifle inside a Washington, D.C., pizza restaurant while “investigating” a baseless conspiracy theory has been sentenced to four years in prison. Bill Cosby’s announced a series of “town halls” aimed at educating men on how not to get accused of sexual assault. And the U.S. government has decided to lift endangered species protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears.
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Answer This: Tell us how you really feel. OZY’s next TV show, Third Rail With OZY, is launching on PBS this fall! To kick things off, we’re shelving the PC and launching debates. Each Wednesday, we’ll post a provocative question, focusing on topics that might make it onto the show. This week: Does religion have a role to play in politics? Why or why not? Go deep. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your thoughts or a personal story, and we might feature your answer next week.