January 29, 2014 Archive January 2014

Microsoft ad: Macklemore is our generation's Beatles

A GOP congressman is bringing Willie Robertson of "Duck Dynasty" to the State of the Union

The Raiders' unbelievably sexist cheerleader handbook

Watch a scene from "The Shining" without caretaker Delbert Grady

German barn explosion caused by 90 farting cows

"Coalfield Stockholm syndrome": West Virginians say they're still loyal to the coal industry

Meet the people who live toilet paper-free

Sean Hannity: Forget insurance, let's create an "adopt-a-woman" program for birth control

Christine McVie reportedly working on new album with Fleetwood Mac

Conservatives' latest Obamacare deception: Coburn's health insurance troubles

The best of George Clooney's Reddit AMA

Did Christie use Sandy funds to secure a Democratic mayor's endorsement?

The 10 best movies I saw at Sundance this year (and the ones I missed)

4 offbeat shows to catch this week: From Bieber to Billy Bob

Here's the full text of President Obama's 2014 State of the Union address

Alex Pareene's State of the Union liveblog

Rand Paul praises anti-gay pundit Star Parker in State of the Union response

The best of the worst: Right-wing Twitter reacts to the State of the Union

Obama during State of the Union: "Climate change is a fact!"

GOP Rep. Michael Grimm threatens to "break" NY1 reporter "in half"

GOP is melting down: The real SOTU story

Satanic goat statue gets support from an unlikely place

The Aaron Swartz documentary that you absolutely can't miss

The right's agenda is reviled: The lesson from Obama's confident State of the Union

Global elites finally admit income inequality is a problem

My unforgettable meeting with Pete Seeger

Antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" an increasingly dangerous health risk

"That was the emotional high point": Veteran speechwriter assesses Obama's address

What's really necessary to overcome America's catastrophic inequality

Gridlock in Atlanta

Chris Christie update: Questions arise over Christie brother's real estate dealings

Must-see morning clip: Eat your McNuggets with a side of delicious poverty

GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham: The world is “literally about to blow up”

Hillary Clinton says her "biggest regret" is Benghazi

House passes measure banning insurance coverage for abortion

Obama adds economy under extraordinary executive powers

GOP Rep. Michael Grimm isn't sorry for threatening to break a reporter in half and throw him off a balcony

Louis C.K. on his 1998 film starring Steve Carell, Amy Poehler and Conan O'Brien

Photos: Thousands stranded in 20-hour commute as minor snowstorm hits Atlanta

Missouri death row inmate gets stay of execution over terrifying new lethal cocktail

Ultra-wingnut Rep. Steve Stockman walks out halfway through Obama’s State of the Union address

Jimmy Fallon hands Seth Meyers the late night pickle

Illinois bishop: Gay people must be "disciplined" like "children"

Public gets glimpse of Gitmo review board

Reporting the weather is now a contact sport thanks to this college kid

"He got people singing": Remembering Pete Seeger with my dad

Amanda Palmer weighs in on Macklemore controversy with "12 Years a Slave" comparison

Michael Grimm’s bullying sickness: Who's the real "thug" here?

Bad news for wine lovers: California's drought hits Napa

Supermarkets to reveal just how much food they throw out every year