This actually appeared as an op-ed for the New York Times. From previous Times editor Bill Keller, no less. Republicans are howling for President Obama to name a special prosecutor to investigate the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of Tea Party groups. Show More Summary
Re-arranging the deck chairs (and sunbathers) for the book "The Art of Clean Up." The perfect Father's Day gift your kids can give your OCD ex-husband. Just sayin'. The Art of Clean Up: Life Made Neat and Tidy Author: Ursus Wehrli Price: $9.04 (As of 05/22/13 10:34 am details) Open thread below...
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oops! Blitzer to tornado survivor: “I guess, you gotta thank the Lord, right?”
By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to receive the Daily Digest via email. The Case for Raising the Minimum Wage (U.S. News and World Report) David Cooper makes the case that raising the minimum wageShow More Summary
Devstation in Moore, OK, courtesy of Jeff Masters at the WeatherUnderground. Click for more expert storm info & images. There's been some confusing numbers thrown out on the rating of the tornadoes that devastated Oklahoma yesterday....Show More Summary
From the May 22 edition of Fox News' Hannity: MALKIN: What do you need to have? Neon lights that say, 'Islamic jihad,' 'Islamic jihad?' I mean, duh. They were screaming at the top of their lungs, 'Allahu Akbar,' and repeatedly swore in the name of Allah that they would continue to fight against us. Show More Summary
The number of Wisconsin children who are from low-income families has climbed for the ninth straight year, according to a new report from the state’s Department of Public Instruction.
Click here to view this media ABC's Jonathan Karl and his part in helping to feed the scandal-mongering over Benghazi wasn't the only recent Republican drummed up outrage Stephen Colbert decided to take on during this Monday's show.Show More Summary
This was all in the cause of attacking President Obama. In an April 28, 2011 statement while he was a Senate candidate, conservative minister and lawyer E.W. Jackson held up the three-fifths clause as an “anti-slavery” measure. The context of his statement was to attack President Obama after a pastor at a church service he [...]
Will we hear “Tesla” as many times as we heard “Solyndra?” “I would like to thank the Department of Energy and the members of Congress and their staffs that worked hard to create the ATVM program, and particularly the American taxpayer from whom these funds originate,” billionaire inventor and Tesla CEO Elon Musk said. “I [...]
It’s not what you believe, it’s what you do. The leader of the world’s 1.2 billion Roman Catholics made his comments in the homily of his morning mass at his residence, a daily event at which he speaks without prepared comments. He told the story of a Catholic who asked a priest if even atheists [...]
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke is over austerity and, in typical Fed speak, did his best to convince the members of the Joint Economic Committee of Congress that just maybe their efforts would...Show More Summary
The British government is trying to force a case examining its role in the rendering of an opponent of Muammar Gaddafi back to Libya in 2004 to be heard in a secret court, or not at all.In the first preliminary hearing over the claim...Show More Summary
Daily Caller contributor Mickey Kaus theorized that recent incidents of sexual assaults in the military may be a diversion tactic aimed at steering attention away from the White House. Sexual assaults in the military are a growing problem. Show More Summary
That’s how E.W. Jackson explains the horrible things he’s said about gays, Democrats, and Liberals. “Homosexuality is a horrible sin, it poisons culture, it destroys families, it destroys societies; it brings the judgment of God unlike very few things that we can think of,” he said last year. He has also called Democrats “slave masters” [...]
A man killed earlier Wednesday by FBI officials told them Boston bomber Tamarlan Tsarnaev was involved with him in the slaying of three men in 2011. Ibragim Todashev, who died during the interview with authorities, not only confessed to his direct role in slashing the throats of three people in the killings in Waltham, Massachusetts, [...]
According to statistics released by the US Department of Agriculture earlier this month, 31 percent of the managed honeybee colonies died in the winter. Since fruiting is dependent on fertilization, a result of pollination, honeybee decline can impact agriculture. We can directly link honeybees to one out of every three bites of food that we put on our table.
Arizona’s abortion law is unconstitutional, according to a federal appeals court. About a year ago, the state banned abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy except in medical emergencies. But a circuit court now ruled that the government...Show More Summary