September 13, 2013 Archive September 2013

Kerry testing Russia on Syria weapons

Remembering David Foster Wallace: 5 quotes on life and other things

A mesmerizing short film takes on factory farming

Pa. judge orders county official to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples

NASA confirms: Yes, Voyager has exited the solar system

Your Facebook newsfeed rewards spammers

Americans hate polls

Facebook gets into the mobile payments business

Drug shortages continue as manufacturing problems persist

United Airlines issued $0 fares in error

Florida police chief makes damning comments about George Zimmerman

"Mother of George" actress: "I abhor how Africa is treated as one village"

My great big Muslim-Jewish-atheist wedding

I wanted to be a priest, but couldn't escape sex

Colorado proves politicians can't fear gun reform

Pick of the week: A gorgeous African tapestry in Brooklyn

"Into the Wild's" twist ending

Own Homeland Season 2

Meghan McCain: The worst of millennial culture

"Boardwalk Empire's" newest villain

Let's hope for an American defeat over Syria

Click here, save a life, for real

10 reasons millennials are screwed

What GOP's dysfunction means for progressives

Must-see morning clip: Jon Stewart calls Vladimir Putin "the Larry David of international diplomacy"

"Rape the gay away" pastor won't serve time

Warren: SCOTUS is becoming a "Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Big Business"

Four men given death sentences in Delhi gang rape and murder

Jimmy Fallon and Sheryl Crow sing a very, very blue farewell to Anthony Weiner

Colorado floods

Scenes from Colorado's record-setting floods

Give patients unapproved drugs!

5 shocking ways America abuses its homeless

Obama's kabuki NSA review panel

Study: Some dreaming may be a reflex

Study: Sadism more common than people think

Severe climate risks upgraded from "red" to newly added "purple"

Sorry, the patriarchy isn't dead

Right-wing nuts hatch batty secession schemes

Parts of Yahoo NSA court order to be declassified

Koch brothers give millions to group that lobbied for Texas' draconian abortion restrictions

Terrifying man brands his initials on unconscious woman's body

Let's honor Larry Summers' disastrous record: Name him Fed chair today!

5 ways to retain Millennial employees

5 shows to watch this fall

Why our best students are totally oblivious

Amazing comic strip shows why "Breaking Bad" is only possible in America

CUNY students vow to push Petraeus off campus

Wal-Mart's cynical strategy to rule America

America's scariest police chief runs for sheriff

Paul Krugman won't tweet, but Twitter's IPO still makes sense

"Smile, baby": The words no woman wants to hear

Critics: "GMO OMG" is a manipulative polemic

Don't "protect" your kids from hard conversations

FISA judge: Snowden leaks triggered important debate

Cryptographers have an ethics problem

Top 10 complaints to the FCC about Miley Cyrus' VMA performance