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Sex With 21 Women Lowers Risk Of Prostate Cancer

Man who sleep with more than 20 women are less at risk for prostate cancer, say researchers at the University of Montreal. Men who had slept with more than 20 women lowered their risk of developing cancer by almost one third, and were 19 per cent less likely to develop the most aggressive form. In [...]

A Small But Perceptible Shift in U.S. Global Drug Policy

52 minutes agoUS Politics / Liberal : TalkLeft

This doesn't seem to have picked up as much traction in the U.S. as it has elsewhere, and it may not be huge, but it does represent a shift in stance on the U.S. global war on drugs. Robert Brownfield, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Culture Of Rape Doesn’t Exist On Campus Says Dennis Prager Campaigning For Rick Scott

Conservative talk show host Dennis Prager, at an event supporting Florida Governor Rick Scott, said sexual assault as a campus issue is a “big lie” invented by the “feminist left.” At the Sarasota Hyatt, Prager began by calling the idea of a war on women “a gargantuan lie to get votes,” and then turned to [...]

Why Democrats face a bad night Tuesday

Is this election really about nothing? Democrats might like to think so, but it's not.

Kaci Hickox: ‘I’m Not Going To…Be Bullied By Politicians’

Maine’s Governor Paul LePage wanted to make a deal with Kaci Hickox, the nurse who had been quarantined in New Jersey, but since she is symptom-free, she doesn’t want to make any deals. …LePage said he would “exercise the full extent of his authority allowable by law.” Though he did not make it explicit what [...]

Simon case says: Never abandon skepticism

The big news of the day in criminal justice circles is that Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez has undone the work of the office of her predecessor and freed Alstory Simon.

Open thread for night owls: Seven gun fights on the ballot

At Mother Jones, Hannah Levintova writes 7 Big Gun Fights to Watch on Election Day. Here's an excerpt, focusing on the first of the seven: No election cycle in recent memory has seen the guns issue heat up the way this year's has. The...Show More Summary

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With The Dee Dee Dums

The Dee Dee Dums is what happens. I always find it interesting when I stumble upon the early projects of an artist that I like. I feel that it gives the listener a perspective on how the artist was able to evolve their sound and mature into their current style. Show More Summary

Economics Daily Digest: Sister cities, the health care industry, and minimum wage

By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Sister City Relationships Boost Business in Chicago, Phoenix and S.F. (Next City) Roosevelt...Show More Summary

'Stop the Violence' Activists Attack Ex-Roommate

Two "Stop the Violence" organizers in Washington, Pennsylvania, allegedly beat one of their colleagues so severely that he vomited blood and was left unconscious in critical condition. Nikole Ardeno and Emanuel Velez, both 30, accused...Show More Summary

Leading Hispanic Civil Rights Group To Fox News: Encouraging Americans To Vote Is Not "Voter Fraud"

National Council of La Raza (NCLR), a leading Hispanic civil rights group, issued a statement responding to Fox News' baseless claim that the organization had encouraged voter fraud. After NCLR retweeted a link to an October 27 article...Show More Summary

3.5 percent third-quarter growth in GDP exceeds economists' consensus

Growth of real (inflation-adjusted) U.S. gross domestic product for the third quarter outpaced the consensus of analysts. The Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis announced Thursday that, on a seasonally adjusted, annualized...Show More Summary

Jeb Bush Tests Campaign Theme By Blasting Clinton

As Jeb Bush hits the campaign trail for Republican candidates, it appears as though he’s trying some language that would resonate in a presidential campaign. Attacking Hillary Clinton seems like a clue as to his 2016 intentions. Speaking in Colorado on Wednesday, Bush took a jab at Clinton for her remarks last week – which she [...]

Fox's Bill O'Reilly: "The White Republican Power Structure Is Afraid Of Black Americans"

From the October 30 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: O'Reilly Denies White Privilege Benefit From Growing Up In Whites-Only Levittown Bill O'Reilly's "Moral Instruction For Black People": Michael Brown Edition Bill O'Reilly's Attacks On Black Culture

Writer fired for calling Mike Brown an animal who needed to be put down

Sometimes in life you get a second chance for mistakes you make. When Don Surber, editorial columnist for Charleston's Daily Mail, called Mike Brown an "animal" who deserved to "be put down," and referred to protestors as "packs of racists,"...Show More Summary

O’Keefe Hoist by his own Petard?

Had the case NOT been filed, it is doubtful that the documents in question would have become public knowledge AND have established that Wisconsin Club for Growth spent ALL its money on political activity, which is prohibited by federal law. Continue reading ?

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