August 29, 2014 Archive August 2014

LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy is making psychedelic music from tennis matches

Fox News is tearing us apart: Race baiting and divisiveness hits disgusting new low

Two guys, two books: Sipped drinks, berry tarts and the new literary book tour

Microsoft's $29.6 billion scam: Tech giant leads the way in tax-avoiding innovation

Nev Schulman of "Catfish": "I'm addicted to social media"

"The Conformist": An unsettling political masterpiece returns

Your Top Plays for Today

Your data is for sale — and not just on Facebook

GOP's crazy scapegoat: What their next shutdown will really be about

NFL's pathetic low point: Why it's embarrassing itself over pot, domestic violence and homophobia

Stop trying to "solve" TV shows!

Meet the sex-obsessed Christian group trying to launch a crusade against television

Secrets of the right-wing lie machine: How Rush Limbaugh and others distorted CNN's Ferguson scoop

Must-see morning clip: Jon Stewart mocks "creepy inmate" Rick Perry

AP NewsAlert

US stocks edge higher in early trading

The Ebola crisis keeps getting worse

Stephen Colbert blasts GOP for living "in a world of imagination"

Cop killings erased from history: A tale of federal negligence

Paul Krugman says socialist President François Hollande is "failing France"

The dark side of Snapchat: How the image-sharing app brought out the worst in humanity

Bill Maher dares Dick Cheney to set himself on fire

Community Discussion: Can pets be sustainable?

The right's "tyranny" paranoia: Why climate deniers are so afraid of Obama now

Two volcanoes are erupting right now: What you need to know

California gets it right on sexual assault and abortion coverage

Revealed: The 243 times fracking contaminated drinking water in Pennslyvania

Bill O'Reilly's "Asian privilege" disgrace: The Fox News host needs some basic history lessons

Fox News hates men

Police chief protests police brutality, is publicly chastised

Reince Priebus' sad world: It's actually Democrats who are doing badly with women, he thinks

The NFL's new policy on preventing domestic violence could be a really, really big deal

Chief in $800M fraud gets 20 years prison

A UN watchdog released a report on racism in the U.S. and we are not doing well

Lifehacker promotes wedding bands as newest form of anti-rape technology, gets sexual assault prevention totally wrong

Actor arrested with Jackie Chan's son released

Just what the Gulf of Mexico needs: Deepwater fracking slated to expand