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Archived Since:September 15, 2009

Blog Post Archive

Fox's Awful 'Asian Privilege' Argument

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Bill O’Reilly’s attempts to use the success of Asian-Americans to shame African-Americans is shameful and historically illiterate.

IA Pol’s Guilty Plea Looms Over 2016

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The guilty plea of an Iowa state senator could implicate campaign staffers linked to Rand Paul through his father Ron Paul.

Jindal’s Giant Common Core Flip Flop

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Louisiana Gov and likely GOP presidential hopeful does a 180 to please the base.

French Court to Lagarde: J'Accuse!

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Christine Lagarde is under fire from French judged in a scandal dating back to President Sarkozy. She denies any wrongdoing, and plans to soldier on in Washington.

Libya’s Proxy Apocalypse

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Secretive air raids on Tripoli expose the widening outside interference in the midst of Libya’s chaos

The Bachelor Farmville: They Chose Him?!

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Chris Soules isn’t a bad guy and he looks pretty good in denim overalls. But by choosing this fauxhawked farmer, ‘The Bachelor’ promises to be as exciting as watching soybeans grow.

Don't Start a War Over a Hostage

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The U.S. should not be allowing ISIS propaganda and the murder of one American to dictate its foreign policy strategy in the Middle East.

Shanks For The Memories

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Are you institutionalized when it comes to loving these prison guys? Enjoy these Shawshank Redemption fun facts in celebration of the film’s 20th anniversary.

The GOP’s Weird Anti-Dem Video Game

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Want to fight ‘Taxers’ and ‘Mudslingers’ as a patriotic elephant in the new ‘Giopi: 2014 Mission Majority’? Just give the National Republican Senatorial Committee all your details.

This Is America’s Top High School

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Over a thousand of the most successful U.S. high schools participated in The Daily Beast’s quest to find the top public institutions. Here’s how we used the data to compile our list.

What Charter Schools Are Getting Right

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Charters educate just five percent of America’s student—yet they dominate this year’s rankings, thanks to one very simple key to success.

Obama Wants a Syria War Plan This Week

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Leading U.S. officials now believe that America has to expand the its air war against ISIS into Syria, but nobody knows yet how we can do it…or what will happen next.

Fighting Ebola With Nothing but Hope

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Physician assistant Emmanuel Boyah is at Ebola’s frontline in Liberia. If he contracts the disease, there will be no ‘secret serum’ waiting for him. Yet he keeps fighting.

How Katie Couric Knifed Diane Sawyer

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

In a juicy new tell-all book, Couric comes across as brash, striving, and self-absorbed, and Sawyer is a Machiavellian, often-inscrutable workaholic.

Ken Kesey’s (Drug Free) Acid Test

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The acid-fueled, hippie-run bus of ‘Electric Kool-Aid’ fame has emerged from our psychedelic legends and is back on the road, helmed by Kesey’s son Zane and—shockingly—substance free.

The Twisted History of the Noose

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The story of hanging is long—there are hangings in Homer and the Bible—and often tragic—if for lynching alone—but rarely less than fascinating.

Mr. Simpson Goes to Washington

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The popularity of ‘The Simpsons,’ which is in the midst of a record-busting FXX marathon, is assured. But what about its political and global reach? From Syria to Clinton, here’s proof.

Koch Brothers Take On Camo-Wearing Cops

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Democrats have long loathed the conservative billionaires, but they’re united on one topic, at least: militarized police. How the Kochs are working to prevent the next Ferguson.

There’s No Such Thing as ‘Black America’

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The concept of a ‘black community’ or ‘black America’ led by figures like Al Sharpton is counterproductive and, at best, outdated. It’s time we spent more time concentrating on what unites us.

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