March 06, 2014 Archive March 2014

Government moves to drop troubling charges facing Barrett Brown

Why the Republican Mediscare attack is magically dwindling

Winklevoss brothers want to use their bitcoins to become astronauts

A "G-rated" porn campaign: PornHub's strangely SFW idea

Solar power is really close to becoming mainstream

Hey Microsoft: The 1950s called, they want their sexist ad back

Facebook cops are a horrible idea

Obamacare architect to Bill O’Reilly: “You’re just sowing fear with no grounds”

Sea level rise could knock out the Statue of Liberty, along with a fifth of all World Heritage sites

6 weird consequences of sex they don't teach you about in sex ed

Why Frank Underwood hates children

Stop blaming Iowa! MFA vs. NYC is a phony debate

Black girls' zero-sum struggle: Why we lose when black boys dominate the discourse

Climate buffoons' real motives: 5 reasons they still spout debunked garbage

9 countries that pay a higher minimum wage than the US

5 reasons the already obscene national security budget is bigger than it looks

Secrets & "spies": The government's increasingly dangerous war on whistleblowers

Ancient Egypt had cheezburger: We've always been obsessed with cats

CPAC wingnuts' greatest hits: 18 outrageous things its top speakers have said in public

"The Americans" recap: Aftermath of a murder

Curb your enthusiasm: Plastic bag ban poses poop problem

Must-see morning clip: America's Shame-O-Meter is off

Equation for a healthy economy: Take Wall Street and make it much smaller

Chris Christie update: Guv steps into the CPAC lions' den

America's top spy department: You need better encryption

Space porn: These images are (quite literally) out of this world

Ted Cruz to CPAC: "Each and every one of you is going to be audited by the IRS"

Ed Schultz: "I was wrong" about Keystone

Prince debuts "FunkNRoll" on "Arsenio"

Judge overturns rape verdict because the victim "didn't behave like a victim"

Darrell Issa: GOP's resident thug

Paul Ryan tells CPAC his true feelings about poverty: "All [the left] talk about is income inequality!"

GOP senator: "I haven't given any thought" to whether hotels should be able to kick out gay people

Batkid didn't become America's "new superhero" because his Oscars segment was cut

Christie's naked CPAC ploy: How he hopes to dodge a scandal by sucking up to the right

Stop trying to make monocles happen!

"I dare you to go to a lesbian bar": How this gay conservative defends keeping discrimination legal

Race-baiting and misunderstanding the law: Why the senate destroyed Obama nominee Debo Adegbile

Texas' sweeping abortion law shutters last remaining clinic in the Rio Grande Valley

How to win over conservatives: Mitch McConnell's desperate gun gambit

Bill "broken windows" Bratton returns to old tricks

Propaganda and nonsense: Even more New York Times hypocrisy

Zimmerman, Dunn and what went horribly wrong: Author Lisa Bloom talks to Salon

Why Putin is bad news for fracking

Sneak peek of the final "Mad Men" season (VIDEO)

Marco Rubio's scary 2024: “North Korea can blow up California” and "Iran can reach the East Coast"

Army's top sexual assault prosecutor suspended over sexual assault allegations

Listen up: Sufjan Stevens, Son Lux and Serengeti release stream of upcoming album

Monocles, beer bellies and kale: The seven trolliest New York Times trend stories ever