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Google Knows Which Husbands Are Secretly Gay

The search engine's porn analytics show that some regions have a substantial number of closeted gay men.

Blue Lives Matter Flag Roils St. Louis Pride

The inclusion of the flag was seen by many as an insult to Black Lives Matter, racial minorities, and a community still reeling from Michael Brown's killing in nearby Ferguson, Mo.

New podcast: Don't forget your goat leggings, Dragnet fans!

The Stuck in the '80s podcast returned on Sunday with an episode on "Underrated Movies from 1987" - this time June of that year. This week, we celebrate the pure goodness of Dragnet and Roxanne.

Giving Foreign Aid Helps America’s Economy

Bill Gates believes investing in the health of the world’s poor is ultimately good for U.S. businesses.

Question of the Day

Suggested by Shaker Sue Kerr: "Are you a breakfast eater? If so, what's on your menu?"I never have much of an appetite in the morning, but I try to eat something. This morning I had a banana and some nuts.

The Second Sentence on Page 116

Whatever book you're reading right now, turn to page 116 and share the second sentence. No titles. Just the sentence. Let's see what story we end up telling together, in these series of isolated sentences!"If I didn't have logic, history, and economics to counsel me otherwise, I might throw everything away and go prospecting."[Previously.]

Discussion Thread: How Are You?

As relieved as I am that Senate Republicans have delayed the vote on their revolting excuse for a healthcare bill, I am feeling anxious that the delay will only give them time to regroup and convince the hold-outs to return to the fold,...Show More Summary

Here's Why Flight Attendants Refuse To Drink The Coffee On Airplanes

“They will not drink plain coffee, and they will not drink plain tea.”

So This Just Happened

MUST WATCH: White House reporter @BrianKarem pushing back against Sarah Huckabee Sanders and saying what many people have been thinking. — Yashar Ali (@yashar) June 27, 2017 SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS: —peopleShow More Summary

A Look Inside The World’s Most Beautiful Basketball Court 

A French fashion designer’s love of ’90s basketball led him to transform this public space.

Daily Dose of Cute

Dudley's a happy chappie after a walk! As always, please feel welcome and encouraged to share pix of the fuzzy, feathered, or scaled members of your family in comments.

Senate "Healthcare" Vote Delayed

BREAKING: Lacking votes, Senate GOP leaders abruptly delay vote on health care bill until after July 4th recess. — AP Politics (@AP_Politics) June 27, 2017 The strategy has been, and continues to be, to try to ram this thing through while voters aren't paying attention. Show More Summary

We Resist: Day 159

One of the difficulties in resisting the Trump administration, the Republican Congressional majority, and Republican state legislatures is keeping on top of the sheer number of horrors, indignities, and normalization of the aggressively abnormal that they unleash every single day. Show More Summary

What Could Have Been, and What Is

Over the last four years, I have mentioned many times the joint 60 Minutes interview with President Barack Obama and then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. It is one of my favorite political interviews, for a lot of reasons. I wasShow More Summary

Ukraine Is Under Cyberattack

One week ago today, I shared Andy Greenberg's piece at Wired about how Ukraine had become Russia's test lab for Cyberwar. In Ukraine, Greenberg wrote, "the quintessential cyberwar scenario has come to life."There had been two blackouts...Show More Summary

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