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CNBC outs Apple CEO Tim Cook, who then appears at SF Pride

Cook is facing "the Queen Latifah problem," where people widely assumed to be gay refuse to come out.

Ellen on Bic’s lady-pens (video)

Ellen on Bic's pens for ladies: "They're just like regular pens, except they're pink, so they cost twice as much."

The jack-booted thugs of the supplement industry

John Oliver's extensive take-down of America's powerful nutritional supplement industry.

Obama TPP trade officials received hefty bonuses from Big Banks as “reward” for joining government

Obama TPP officials getting paid in advance for what? Protecting corporate interests on the government's dime?

We need to have a chat about “supplements”

I went through the supplement aisle of a store recently, and as an MD I was shocked by what I found.

How low can the Washington Times go? This low.

It’s already a low bar when discussing the journalistic ethics of a newspaper founded by a cult leader. But today the Washington Times quite possibly lowered that bar even further into the ever-swirling cesspool that is the Republican propaganda machine. Today, in a putative “news story,” the Washington Times flipped out, in rather bigoted and […]

Fox News’ Megyn Kelly rips Dick Cheney for getting Iraq wrong (video)

Fox News' Megyn Kelly: "Time and time again, history has proven that you got it wrong as well in Iraq, sir."

Obama loosens 4-decade ban on crude oil exports

Obama opening the door to selling even more oil overseas? Yep.

Make it stop! (Or, even more gay marriage victories in IN, UT, CO and Mexico)

The love that dare not speak its name has become the Energizer Bunny of court victories. It keeps going and going.

Anderson Cooper on the guy who got stuck in the giant vagina sculpture

"I'm certainly no expert on the topic of vaginas. I know enough to know you're not supposed to go in feet first."

Ralph Reed compares gay marriage to slavery, hired by MSNBC parent Comcast

MSNBC-parent Comcast has reportedly hired Christian Coalition founder Ralph Reed to advocate for them on the Hill.

A plan to close Social Security field offices and outsource its work

Social Security has released a doc saying, in effect, we're closing our doors & outsourcing. (Shh.)

Virginia’s “Redskins Caucus” takes pride in a slur

3 members of the Virginia General Assembly are rallying for the cause of racism with a “Redskins Pride Caucus."

Ted Olson compares Ted Cruz’s gay marriage views to racist miscegenation laws

Olson: "Ted Cruz is just plain wrong... that is not and should not be the future of the Republican party."

Thank You Street: Ex-Obama energy aide named to Board of methane giant Cheniere

One more Obama official off to her reward — this time it's Energy Dept. methane and fracking fan, Heather Zichal.

Advair sales plummet 30% as US insurance companies refuse to pay obscene prices

Advair parent GlaxoSmithKline charges Americans 5x what it does Europeans for the same drug. Because it can.

Puppy meets rambunctious baby cheetah orphan (video)

A 6-week-old cheetah cub, abandoned by its mother, meets a 7-week-old Rhodesian ridgeback puppy.

Hillary one-ups squirrel RNC sent to harass her

The Republicans sent a giant squirrel to chase Hillary on her book tour, so Hillary walked up and gave him a book.

US Senate revokes press credential of SCOTUSblog because, old men

SCOTUSblog is owned by a law firm that argues before the Supreme Court on behalf of its clients.

Climate crisis for Republicans: Paulson wants a carbon tax; Arizona could run out of water

Paulson wants a carbon tax. Phoenix wants water. Both are Republican. Will this move the needle on climate change?

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