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Another Frivolous Suit Against Obamacare Thrown Out Of Court

There have  been a lot of frivolous suits filed by various Republicans lately, ranging from suits to try to block the Affordable Care Act to the House Republicans’ own suit. While we had contradictory rulings in the case making the absurd argument that the ACA did not intend to allow subsidies to those who obtained [...]

GOP Candidate Holds A ‘Not A Racist’ Press Conference, Produces Two Black Guys To Vouch For Him

Republican candidate Michael Peroutka won the primary for a county council seat in Anne Arundel County, which includes Maryland’s state capital. After video surfaced of Peroutka singing “Dixie” as the national anthem at a secession conference in Alabama, he held an awkward press conference in order to prove he’s not a racist. Peroutka is a [...]

Octopus Mom Guards Eggs for 4.5 Years

Will Dunham, Reuters: If someone were to create an award for "mother of the year" in the animal kingdom, a remarkably dedicated eight-limbed mom from the dark and frigid depths of the Pacific Ocean might be a strong contender. Scientists...Show More Summary

IRS And Atheist Group Working Together To Silence Religious Freedom From Church Pulpit

Guest Post by Mara Zebest On the heals of a well documented IRS scandal targeting conservatives, it seems the IRS is also teaming up with an Atheist group—FFRF (Freedom From Religion Foundation)—to target Churches. It’s enough to make one’s blood … Continue reading ?

DNC and the Democratic Party of Wisconsin Announce Voter Expansion Director in Wisconsin

Washington, DC—Today the DNC and the Democratic Party of Wisconsin announced the hiring of Lillian Cheesman as the Wisconsin Voter Expansion Project State Director. Cheesman joins a growing roster of Voter Expansion Project staff inShow More Summary

Deadly Plane Crash at Costco Parking Lot

A single-engine, four-seat passenger airplane crashed into a San Diego Costco parking lot on Wednesday evening, resulting in the death of one of the two women on board the aircraft. The pilot, 52, was reportedly attempting to land the...Show More Summary

"If people make the difference in a locale, that’s also true in Madison — unfortunately. In my dozens of trips to Wisconsin’s capital city..."

"... I found a pleasant area surrounded by many pristine lakes ruined by its residents. Collegians from around the country, their professors and local progressives team up to form Berkeley of the Midwest, where generally one ideological mindset is tolerated. Show More Summary

Israeli Soldier Kidnapped As Ceasefire Crumbles

A three-day ceasefire imploded after two hours as an IDF soldier was feared abducted. In a statement, the Israel Defense Forces said “initial indication” suggested that 2nd Lt. Hadar Goldin, 23, had been seized while taking part in an operation to decommission a tunnel belonging to militants. Two other soldiers were killed in the attack. [...]

Marine Le Pen Would Win French Presidential Election if it Were Held Today, Poll Says

The leader of France's anti-immigration, anti-EU Front National would win the first round of a French presidential election if it were held today, a new poll reveals. The IFOP poll for political magazine Marianne shows that Marine Le...Show More Summary

President Obama's Executive Pen Powers the Right Challenge to GOP

President Obama did two crucial things in signing his latest executive order. The first was that it requires prospective federal contractors to disclose labor law violations and give federal agencies more guidance on how to consider labor violations when awarding federal contracts. Show More Summary

Jobs Growth Disappoints, Real Unemployment Hangs at 18 Percent

The Labor Department reported the economy added only 209,000 jobs in July. The unemployment rate rose to 6.2 percent, but that hardly tells how tough the labor market has become for ordinary folks. The jobless rate may be down from its...Show More Summary

LIFE AMONG THE BARBARIANS: Anti-Israel Protestor Proudly Admits Palestinian Organizations Kidnap Is…

LIFE AMONG THE BARBARIANS: Anti-Israel Protestor Proudly Admits Palestinian Organizations Kidnap Israelis.

Social Security: The Greatest Government Policy of All Time?

Social Security is the most effective anti-poverty program in U.S. history. So why do some people hate it?

Fast and Furious: California's First Members-Only Race Car Club

LOS ANGELES -- An exclusive, members-only race car club which is modeled after similar ones in Europe and the United States' East Coast has arrived in Southern California; thanks to a French entrepreneur who acted on an opportunity to create a private club of other individuals who employ a similar admiration for high-end vehicles. Show More Summary

Killing Them Loudly

Joe Zadeh explores the history of sound as a weapon of war: The incorporation of sound into warfare may sound like a modern tactic, but the first reports have their roots in history. Back in 1944, as World War II slipped through Germany’s fingertips, it was rumoured that Hitler’s chief architect Albert Speer had set […]

This lady is proof why no one should ever vote Republican again (video)

GOP candidate from Louisiana (where else?) says climate change is a hoax, and she's a birther too.

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