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Schlafly: Increase Pay Gap So Women Can Find ‘Suitable’ Husbands

You see, according to Ms. Schlafly, women want to earn less than men. And if women and men make the same money, women won’t be able to find a ‘suitable” mate. While women prefer to HAVE a higher-earning partner, men generally prefer to BE the higher-earning partner in a relationship. This simple but profound difference […]

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 update: Search area too deep for Bluefin-21 submarine

Day one of the deep-sea search, using the autonomous underwater vehicle Bluefin-21, was cut abruptly short

If ‘Corporations Are People, My Friend,’ Why Do They Pay Just 12.6% In Taxes?

Taegan Goddard at Wonkwire: Andrew Ross Sorkin provides a rundown of the tax perks available to corporations that “have famously excelled at this game.” “How well? Companies paid an average effective federal tax rate of 12.6 percent in 2010, the last time the Government Accountability Office measured the rate.” Some of the most “egregious corporate […]

From the scene outside Christie "Town Hall" in Somerset

People from Somerset County Dems, NJ Citizen Action and NJ Working Families were outside the National Guard Armory in Somerset early, where Gov. Chris Christie is conducting his 119th "town hall." It's Tax Day, so the message outside is about how Christie is misusing our money to advance his own political ambitions. Show More Summary

Morning Plum: On Obamacare, the conversation is changing

Republicans remain gung-ho for repeal, and continue to insist Obamacare is destroying the lives of millions, if not American freedom itself. And yet, Republican Senate candidates are increasingly sounding like Obamacare’s most ardent...Show More Summary

Woman Charged after Hurling Shoe at Hillary

The woman who hurled a shoe at Hillary Clinton when she spoke at a metal recycling conference at Mandalay Bay has been charged with two misdemeanor counts: trespassing on a restricted building or its grounds and violence against someone in that same area. Show More Summary

Prominent Republican: Women Need To Be Paid Less So They Can Find Good Husbands

"While women prefer to HAVE a higher-earning partner, men generally prefer to BE the higher-earning partner in a relationship," she writes. The post Prominent Republican: Women Need To Be Paid Less So They Can Find Good Husbands appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Fox News Correspondent: "They Used To String Folks Up" For What The Feds Did To Lawless Rancher

Fox News correspondent Todd Starnes defended rancher Cliven Bundy in his lawless stand against the federal government. Referencing federal employees' actions in legally confiscating Bundy's cattle because of unpaid fees and fines, Starnes said: "Don't they still have laws on the books about cattle rustling out in Nevada?... Show More Summary

Republican Governor Bans Minimum Wage Increases And Paid Sick Leave Laws

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin is doing the exact opposite of what many civilized states and forward-thinking governors and legislatures are doing. She is trying to take her state into the last century. The law will stymie the efforts of activists in Oklahoma City, where a labor federation has led the push on a petition to […]

Responding to a customer complaint, the official US Airways Twitter feed sends out a picture of a naked woman holding a toy plane.

"The tweet was deleted after approximately an hour but not before it had been retweeted hundreds of times."I'm linking to BBC.com, where the story is ranked as #1 on the sidebar "Most Popular" list under the teaser "US Airways apologises...Show More Summary

A.M. Headlines

(New York Times): "Budget office lowers estimate for the cost of expanding health coverage" (Philadelphia Inquirer): "Interviews show Christie staff reacting to scandal" (The Hill): "Hillary Clinton sequel in the works" (New York Times): "Political rifts slow U.S. effort on climate laws" (The Week): "Will the GOP sideline social conservatives in 2014?"

Holy Crap, We Interviewed Frazier Glenn Miller

I just learned that back in 2012 we interviewed Frazier Glenn Miller, the man now accused of being the shooter in yesterday's Jewish Community Center shootings in Kansas City. The reporter was Ryan Reilly, now a reporter with the Huffington...Show More Summary

Premium rates soar under Obamacare

(Paul Mirengoff) Fox News reports on a recent survey of 148 insurance brokers which shows that Obamacare is sending premiums upwards at the fastest clip in decades. The survey, conducted by Morgan Stanley, shows an increase in premium costs nationally of about 12 percent. Show More Summary

US Senate Sees 'Let Me Google That For You' Bill

A bipartisan bill has been introduced in the US Senate under the unlikely but wonderful title, "Let Me Google That For You".

MSNBC Panel Hits GOP 'War on Voting Rights,' 'Trying to Make It Illegal'

On the Monday, April 14, PoliticsNation, host Al Sharpton squeezed more mileage out of President Obama's Friday visit to the MSNBC host's National Action Network as Sharpton devoted another segment to President Obama's words criticizing...Show More Summary

Angry US Airways Passenger Gets an Eyeful of Graphic Nudity from Customer Service

WARNING GRAPHIC PHOTO A young woman criticizing US Airways on Twitter today got more than she bargained for when the airline's official Twitter account replied with a pornographic image of a model airplane ensconced in a naked woman's genitalia. Show More Summary

Conservatives, not liberals, should protest ABC over Laura Ingraham

"This Week" hired conservative Laura Ingraham to be their new GOP voice. I think she coarsens the show.

Daily Meme: A Brief History of the Hate Crime

Yesterday, a gunman opened fire at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City killing three people. The shooter, Frazier Glenn Miller, a 73-year-old former Klu Klux Klan Grand Dragon, had a history of violence, and once headed...Show More Summary

Bundy Family: We’re Not Afraid of Harry Reid (Video)

After a very tense standoff between rancher Cliven Bundy supporters and the Bureau of Land Management this past weekend, government officials finally released the cattle backto the Bundy family and pulled their armed agents from the area. Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his … Continue reading ?

BREAKING: Bundy Family Still Missing Over 100 Head of Cattle Taken By Feds (Video)

After a very tense standoff between rancher Cliven Bundy supporters and the Bureau of Land Management this past weekend, government officials finally released the cattle backto the Bundy family and pulled their armed agents from the area. But, as FOX News reported on … Continue reading ?

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