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Scott Brown Wants Elizabeth Warren to Take a (Pointless) DNA Test

Credit: Gage Skidmore Former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown was defeated by Elizabeth Warren in the 2012 election, and is still clearly carrying a rather large grudge against her. And since Republicans like Brown know she's a powerful...Show More Summary

Texas Anti-Abortion Law Struck Down by Supreme Court, 5-3

NBC News Fantastic news from the Supreme Court this morning, as one of America's most repressive right wing attempts to outlaw abortion by fiat has been struck down. The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down one of the nation's toughest...Show More Summary

Don't Hug Me I'm Scared Part 6

YouTube Another title for this might be "Sesame Street Gone Horribly Wrong." Looks like someone's having a bad dream? T-shirts & posters available here!! Directed by Becky Sloan & Joseph Pelling A...Show More Summary

Neo-Nazis and Anti-Fascist Protesters Clash in Sacramento; Multiple Injuries Reported

In California, confrontations between neo-Nazi groups and anti-fascist protesters have been getting increasingly violent lately, and today in Sacramento at a rally organized by the "Traditionalist Worker Party" multiple people were stabbed...Show More Summary

WaPo-ABC News Poll: Support for Trump Collapses

Here's an encouraging sign from the latest Washington Post-ABC News poll: Donald Trump's poll numbers are taking a serious nose dive. Support for Donald Trump has plunged as he has alienated fellow Republicans and large majorities of...Show More Summary

NPR First Listen: Jacob Collier, "In My Room"

NPR has a review today of wunderkind Jacob Collier's debut album; it's officially coming out on July 1st, but the entire album is online at NPR for your listening astonishment. That's the thing about Collier: His music operates on multiple levels at once. Show More Summary

Saturday Acoustic Excellence: Julien Régnier-Krief - Ratmott Part 1

YouTube After another week of weird and/or disturbing news, here's something beautiful to recharge the batteries. Julien Régnier-Krief is a composer, guitar player and a guitar maker. Ratmott Part 1 is the first "song" from the EP "Ratmott...Show More Summary

Sarah Palin Applauds Brexit Vote: "The EU Is a One World Government Mini-Me!"

Andrew F. Kazmierski / I'm sure many LGF readers have been wondering, "What the heck is half-governor Sarah Palin 'thinking' about the Brexit vote?" Well, wonder no more. Because Caribou Barbie has now weighed in and it's every bit as ludicrous as you knew it would be. Show More Summary

European Fascist Parties Ecstatic Over Brexit Vote

European far right and neo-fascist parties are ecstatic about Britain's vote to leave the European Union. European far-right parties have praised the UK's decision to abandon the EU, hoping their countries will follow suit and have their own referendum. Show More Summary

The Bob & Chez Show: Bring Out the Gimp Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob & Chez Show: Bring Out The Gimp: The Democratic Sit-in on Gun Control; Bernie Supporters Think It’s All About Them; Paul Ryan...Show More Summary

Britain Votes to Leave the EU

The BBC is now calling the EU referendum and Britain has voted to leave the European Union, in a stunning backlash of far right nationalism that is already having serious consequences around the world. Things going from bad to worse for #pound. Show More Summary

Thursday Night Jam: Snarky Puppy With Tony Scherr, "Turned Away"

YouTube While we wait to see if the UK is going to commit economic suicide and bail out of the European Union (and if they leave the ripples will spread around the world), here's a fantastic Snarky Puppy live performance with Tony Scherr. This...Show More Summary

CNN Hires Abusive Liar Fired by Trump Campaign

lev radin / Well, this is the grotesque media news of the day, as a man who abuses women and lies professionally for a racist candidate gets a paid job at CNN: Corey Lewandowski to join CNN. Former Donald Trump campaign...Show More Summary

The Bob & Chez Show: Human Centipede of Supermodels Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob & Chez Show: Human Centipede of Supermodels: Drunken Chez Live from Palm Springs; The Trump Trainwreck is Underway; Trump Fires...Show More Summary

Video: Louie "Terror Babies" Gohmert Jumps Out and Yells About "Radical Islam"

YouTube One of the more ridiculous moments tonight involved Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert, who suddenly jumped out and started yelling about "RADICAL ISLAM!" It's easy to mock Louie Gohmert but he isn't just a clown - he's a virulent far right anti-gay GOP operative, about as far from a defender of the LGBT community as it's possible to be.

Watch Live: Historic Anti-Gun Violence Sit-in on House Floor

NBC News Here's the live feed from NBC News from this historic night at the House of Representatives, as House Democrats stage a full-fledged revolt against business as usual for gun violence. Eight years of Democratic frustration about Republican obstructionism is erupting tonight.

Wednesday Night Hotness: Snarky Puppy With Lucy Woodward, "He Got Away"

YouTube Time for some mid-week hot jazz, featuring Snarky Puppy with the great Lucy Woodward. Oh yeah. "He Got Away" from Snarky Puppy's live DVD/CD - "Family Dinner - Volume One" Buy It Here: More Summary

Tennessee Congressional Candidate Posts "Make America White Again" Campaign Sign

This is what Donald Trump has set loose in the right wing; after decades of (barely) keeping the racism under wraps, it's now all out in your face again. Tennessee white supremacist candidate Rick Tyler wants America to be like a 1960s TV show. Show More Summary

Alex Jones and Trump Surrogate Roger Stone Vow to Hold Rally Wearing "Ball Gags"

Once again, conspiracy peddler Alex Jones played host to Trump adviser Roger Stone, and this one was a doozy. Jones and Stone vowed to show up for the Republican convention in Cleveland and stage a demonstration where "we all wear gag...Show More Summary

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