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These Insane Photos Show What the Hell Is Happening in Hong Kong

Hong Kong riot police fire teargas at protesters early on Monday, September 29. Wally Santana/AP Hong Kong—usually an orderly finance haven—erupted over the weekend as police used teargas and pepper spray to break up a three-day student sit-in that occupied the central business district. Show More Summary

Obamacare haters’ new plan: Trust that SCOTUS conservatives are mindless partisans

Halbig lawyer says he trusts Supreme Court conservatives will put ideology before the law. He's not entirely wrong

The dark side of Twitter: A digital-age tale of Brooklyn hipsters gone mad

Salon talks to Caroline Kepnes, a TV writer whose first novel charts a descent into insanity via internet stalking

Michele Bachmann backpedals, says same-sex marriage actually isn’t “boring”

The conservative congresswoman drew criticism for implying she'd lost anti-gay fervor at the Value Voters Summit

Should we start eating insects?

A new video from The Economist makes an extremely convincing argument

5 quotes that explain why Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a liberal icon

Her in-depth interview with The New Republic shows why the justice has become a progressive celebrity

“You and your brother are evil”: GQ’s insane profile of George Zimmerman’s family

"They memorized a color-coded threat-ID system... Code brown: Draw your weapons. Code black: Come out guns blazing"

ON MOULANA VASANI’S UNITED BENGAL-October 1972

1 Moulana Vasani recently raised the demand of United Bengal including East Bengal, West Bengal, Assam and Tripura. In this context, we are forwarding the following statement: The main problem of East Bengal at present is to overthrow Indian expansionists and their colonial exploitation and plunder over East Bengal and at the same [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 29/9/2014

Gadchiroli cops anticipate Naxal attacks, ready with combat plan The Maharashtra Police have prepared their combat plan anticipating major Naxal activity during the run-up to the Assembly elections as well as on the polling day and after, till the polling parties are safely evacuated to the district headquarters. Despite heavy setbacks in the [...]

Doctors say IUDs and implants are the best birth control options for teens

New guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics say the pill is teenagers' least effective contraceptive

If these 20 images don’t get you excited for autumn then nothing will

Chunky sweaters! Pumpkin spice lattes! Not breaking a sweat whenever you do anything!

John Oliver: Dear World Leaders, please be more like Narendra Modi

The "Last Week Tonight" host encourages leaders visiting the U.S. to have more fun

“Not the true Republican Party”: How the party of Lincoln ended up with Ted Cruz

Once the party of income tax and checks on property, an expert details how the GOP turned into a nuthouse

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