It’s Oscar time! Today, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, is the live telecast of the 89th Annual Academy Awards on ABC, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. To find a ballot that you can print out and mark, please click here. If you...
In a few hours, NASA will reveal a new discovery it has made "beyond our solar system" relating to a certain exoplanet. For space buffs, this is pretty exciting stuff. Click here to watch NASA's news announcement live. More »
Click here for reuse options! A fun way to reduce stress, live longer, and sleep better. There’s no doubt that we all love to have sex. I mean, we’re all adults, aren’t we? Well, what if I told you that having sex can benefit your health? No really, it can. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Marijuana may be legal where you live, but it remains illegal under federal law. With the ascension of California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada to the ranks of the legal marijuana states after last November's election, nearly a sixth of the country now lives in places that have freed the weed. Show More Summary
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer holds a press briefing scheduled for 1 pm ET today following the resignation of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. Click HERE to open this post in a new window.… Read The post Watch LIVE: WH Press Secretary Sean Spicer Holds Press Briefing appeared first on Towleroad.
Click here for reuse options! The U.S. military has repeatedly dodged responsibility for war crimes committed during its protracted occupation. As the U.S.-led war in Afghanistan extends into its third presidential administration, the...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Let the QVC spot for Ivanka Trump's products commence. Melissa McCarthy returned to "Saturday Night Live" this week to reprise her popular role as White House Press Secretary and gum-chewer supreme SeanShow More Summary
Click here for reuse options! You can't make this up. The darnedest things have been known to happen during Massachusetts snowstorms, but certainly nothing like this: During a live report from a local TV station meteorologist, a previously unknown creature made an unscripted appearance. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! What should it mean for those of us hoping to resist the grim presidency of Donald Trump to find Dick Cheney, even momentarily and on a single issue, on our side? You know you’re living in a looking-glass world when former Vice President Dick Cheney speaks out against one of Donald Trump’s executive orders. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! For years, Mexico has paid an extraordinary price in lives and social cohesion attempting to enforce American drug prohibition. Attention deficit disorder isn’t usually a welcome presidential attribute,Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! The video marks the sketch comedy show's Snapchat debut. On Friday, "Saturday Night Live" delivered an early gift to Trump resisters in dire need of a laugh—a new comedy short marking the show's Snapchat debut. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Her only crime was wanting to live in America. Trump’s program of increased deportation of immigrants cranked up on Wednesday when an Arizona woman was taken away in front of her crying children and put in a van for Mexico after more than two decades of living peacefully in the United States. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! People are turning their frustrations with the Trump administration into actions that make a meaningful difference in the lives of vulnerable community members. On Orcas Island in the Washington San Juans,...Show More Summary
The image above is a screencap. You can access a live "donate" button and reveal the creators of the spoof here (safe to click). A tip of the blogging cap to reader Stan Banos for sending the link.
Click here for reuse options! It's probably not because they're vegetarians. In the past few years, you may have noticed more and more people around you turning away from meat. At dinner parties or family barbecues, on your social media feed or in the news, vegetarianism and its more austere cousin, veganism, are becoming increasingly popular. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! A new pilot program could greatly benefit Americans living in poverty, but its fate appears fragile. In their enduring quest for convenience, Americans have increasingly turned to what some are predicting will be the future of shopping: online grocery-delivery services. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Time to step it up, Chuck. Click here for reuse options! Related Stories AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight on How Trump Is Making His Supporters' Lives Worse AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight on the the End of Ringling Brothers AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight on Trump's Inauguration Numbers
Click here for reuse options! This is what kleptocracy looks like. Click here for reuse options! Related Stories AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight on Trump's Inauguration Numbers AlterNet Comics: Tom Tomorrow on America's Final Descent Into Madness AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight on the the End of Ringling Brothers
Click here for reuse options! The "Young Turks" host weighs in on Project Veritas' big scheme to humiliate the media. James O'Keefe has made a name for himself producing right-wing propaganda about organizations like Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) and Planned Parenthood. Show More Summary
James Ferraro, boundary-pushing sound architect and tireless theorist of the (late) human condition, is going to premiere a new work live at Berlin's Transmediale festival this Thursday (click here for time, location, and more info on the fest).