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Red states give more to churches, not charities

People in red states give a lot of money to “charities” that do not do a whole lot of charitable work.

Astronauts give tour of the globe from space (video)

Astronauts Mike Hopkins and Rick Mastracchio give a tour of earth from on board the International Space Station.

How a lot of people lost their life savings on a “sure” stock

How GTAT's "sure deal" with Apple ruined the lives of a lot of people who thought they could get rich quick.

Baseball’s quirky superstitions

Baseball's quirky superstitions help players cope, and make it more fun to watch the game for the rest of us.

Kill everyone with Ebola, says former SC GOP head

Tom Kincannon urged hospital employees not to treat Ebola patients, and said Ray Rice should have beaten his wife.

BREAKING: 9th circuit strikes down gay marriage bans in ID, NV

In a whirlwind week for gay rights, the 9th circuit court of appeals has just struck down Nevada’s and Idaho’s state bans on gay marriage. This also paves the way for gay marriage in Montana, Arizona and Alaska, all of which are in the court’s jurisdiction. I’m still trying to get word on what this […]

How this gay-hating GOP man-child will help Dems win in November

Most Americans don't want to tie their future to the mini-me version of Phyllis Schlafly.

Conservatives should love single-payer health insurance

What if I told you that the theoretical underpinnings of single-payer health insurance are supported by conservati

Kangaroo cat-fight in Australia suburbs

It's a rather amazing video, shot in front of some suburban-looking homes in New South Wales.

GOP governors vow to ignore Supreme Court on gay marriage

Supreme Court today effectively legalized gay unions in 11 states. But that isn't stopping the GOP from hating.

Study: Student loans are killing the housing market

$83 billion in annual housing sales could be affected by the high cost of college in America.

BREAKING: Sup. Ct. legalizes gay marriage in 11 more states

By turning down several appeals, the court has legalized gay marriage in 11 states, bringing the total to 30.

Thank George Bush for exempting political email from spam laws

We can shake our fists in the general direction of Crawford, Texas, and at a village whose idiot protected spam.

Flyboarding — who knew? (quite a cool video)

Water is forced under pressure to a pair of boots with jet nozzles that provide thrust for the rider to fly.

Aaron Schock has another wardrobe malfunction

Conservative anti-gay Republican Congressman Aaron Schock is still having a hard time keeping his clothes on.

Lindsey Graham is thinking of running for president

This should prove interesting, as Graham has been dogged for years about speculation as to whether he's gay.

Stephen Colbert on the religious right’s Values Voters Summit

Apparently the President lives at 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue, and Bobby Jindal is confused about evolution.

Our mistaken messaging on climate change

My good friend Ben Finzel works as a communications consultant specializing on clean energy issues. Ben recently wrote an article about how poor messaging on climate change is hindering progress on the issue. I thought it worthwhile to share it with you. ____________ A week ago, the world’s largest-ever march to demand action on climate […]

To guarantee a living wage, make government the employer of last resort

Economist Kelton's fix for employment: "Create competition" between gov't and the private sector for employees.

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