Fox News has stoked outrage over the plan changes in the individual health insurance market, charging Obama with "government malpractice" and calling him a liar for supposedly not informing people that plans would change. But Fox's hyperbolic...Show More Summary
Nearly 50 years after it became the first indoor stadium, the AstroDome appears headed toward demolition. The post Once An Engineering Marvel, The Astrodome Is Now Headed For Demolition appeared first on ThinkProgress.
David Barton: "A door has been opened and we have said, you know, we embrace a wicked policy. Okay, then I’ll take my hand of protection off your nation, and whap! Here comes storms like we’ve never seen before..." The post Prospective Texas Senate Candidate Thinks Abortion Caused Global Warming appeared first on ThinkProgress.
While Cuccinelli was comparatively more vocal about his conservative views, that does not mean Christie is in fact a moderate. The post Is Chris Christie A Moderate? appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Though McAuliffe's principal argument was "putting jobs first," his progressive positions were front and center. The post Why Terry McAuliffe Won In Virginia appeared first on ThinkProgress.
By defeating Republican nominee Ken Cuccinelli II in the gubernatorial election Tuesday, Virginia voters resoundingly rejected one of the most openly-right wing politicians in the country. The post Why Ken Cuccinelli Lost The Election appeared first on ThinkProgress.
For nearly all of his life, Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) has been an outsider looking in. But now, he could likely shape an immigration reform bill that will affect millions of undocumented immigrants. The post Meet The ‘Outsider’ Who Could Shape House Immigration Reform appeared first on ThinkProgress.
President Obama has been widely criticized for breaking a clear promise regarding Obamacare – namely when he promised “if you like your healthcare plan you can keep it.” As it turns out, many of the pre-Obamacare plans can not be kept under the new system. Show More Summary
By Michael J.W. Stickings Here's a beautiful timelapse video of the sky of La Palma, one of the Canary Islands: "El Cielo de La Palma" es un vídeo en formato "Timelapse" donde se muestran las escenas mas impresionantes de "La Isla Bonita". Show More Summary
On March 5, 2009, President Obama hosted a White House Forum on Health Care Reform. That day, the audience heard a very bold promise not from Obama, but from Karen Ignani, the president and CEO of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP). Show More Summary
Include Now, just let that sink in. A state that's cut spending on public education by 25% wants to build a $69 million high school sports stadium. This is wrong on so many levels: Those famous Friday Night Lights do not come cheap.Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Wait…where have I heard that before? Crazy southern Senator Zell Miller to MSNBC's Chris Matthews in 2004: “I wish we lived in the days where you could challenge a person to a duel.” Crazy southern Senator...Show More Summary
Janis Joplin with Big Brother and the Holding Company - Down On Me Today, Janis Joplin was posthumously awarded with the 2,510th Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the Category of Recording...!
This weekend, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) responded to the story Mother Jones published last week that revealed inflammatory remarks made by his father, Rafael Cruz, a Cuban-born, septuagenarian businessman-turned-pastor. Speaking to the...Show More Summary
We move on to Joseph Lhota, the former Chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority from January 9th, 2012 to December 31st. He is the Republican candidate in this election and has experience in numerous offices under majorShow More Summary
Small Fry. This Paramount Pictures cartoon was released on April 21, 1939.
No doubt, the bestest thing about America is our freedom of belief. Unfortunately for Barack Obama, a growing number of Americans believe that he's doing a poor job as president. Some people think he's too iron-fisted, while others feel...Show More Summary
Angel Haze is no stranger to leveraging her platform – and her art- to tackle uncomfortable subjects. She’s also no stranger to remixing previous works to say something totally new and necessary in a way that only she can. Case and point: the artist’s remix of Macklemore’s hit single Same Love.
As you may or may not have known if you’re not a press watcher, the most exciting story in the world over the last year or so is the Edward Snowden story. Those stories were published by the US Guardian (important because we have a first amendment here…) and written by Glenn Greenwald. Show More Summary
The Muppets -- Sea Chantey, from episode 220 of The Muppet Show.