January 03, 2014 Archive January 2014

Former top CIA lawyer John Rizzo: Bush didn't know about torture

Architects unveil plan for $360 million bike path in the sky

How to learn philosophy painlessly

The truth about Bill de Blasio: Ignore the Clinton “marriage” hype

Airline rethinks its sexist policy after #SurnameGate goes viral

GOP's Peter King flips out on the New York Times

Fox News: Marriage died in 2013

Chris Kluwe: I was fired from the Vikings by "two cowards and a bigot"

First major storm of 2014 brings out the climate-denying crazies

Ray Romano's Emmy shot: A soul-searching "Parenthood" performance

"American Horror Story's" youth obsession: A witch's fear of aging, and ours

Beyoncé's strange Challenger decision: When sampling a disaster makes no sense

Ralph Fiennes: Dickens "was fueled by a kind of fury"

One code to rule them all: How big data could help the 1 percent and hurt the little guy

GOP's "Duck Dynasty" problem: Why Phil Robertson was a hugely important political story

8 worst right-wing moments of the week -- pope-schooling edition

Obamacare's real problem: Right-wing defeatism

High hopes for Bratton's NYPD, but "hope's" just a word

Fired for legally smoking pot: The coming Colorado crackdown

"Nothing really matters" to Congress: Robert Reich rocks out to Queen

Must-see morning clip: Monster storm sweeps Midwest and East Coast

Facebook is reading your private messages, new lawsuit alleges

Original Cheerios are going GMO-free

Clay Aiken is (maybe) running for Congress

Colorado's next big move: Giving communities the power to ban fracking

Hot sports take: Fire the owners and nationalize all sports!

David Brooks: Don't legalize it!

Are we in the final days of small farms?

Vikings coach Mike Priefer denies Chris Kluwe's "attacks"

More than half of American women now live in a state actively trying to deny them abortion care

The Northeast's massive blizzard is even more impressive from space

Report: Kim Jong Un had his uncle eaten alive by ravenous hounds

Why do we want to see Britney Spears perform?

"Duck Dynasty" now has its own line of guns

The right's Obamacare misinformation bubble: A visual representation

Report: North Dakota's crude oil is particularly explosive

Republican Senate hopeful thinks justice system is "stacked against" domestic abusers

Meet the chutzpah hospital!: Healthcare giant defies feds, denies it has employees

GOP civil war: Tea Party group announces spending nearly $1 million to oust Mitch McConnell

Morrissey: Eating meat is the moral equivalent of pedophilia or Nazism