September 06, 2014 Archive September 2014

"I wish someone would pull a Ferguson on them": Louisiana cop resigns for racist texts

Sean Hannity: I can't encourage military service "in good conscience" while Obama is president

Figures on government spending and debt

Erick Erickson seems pretty confused about LGBTQ people in the military

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Business Highlights

Kmart kicks off September by reminding you that Christmas isn't far away

GoFundMe removes abortion fundraiser following anti-choice protest

Bill Maher: GOP thinks "voting should be legal but discouraged, like interracial dating"

Would you elect someone named "The Smiler"? The scariest comic book presidents

Robyn Hitchcock: "I don’t think I’ve written many songs about lightbulb heads or insects or frogs in 25 years"

My sick, shameful soap opera addiction

Clinton rallies support for Crist in governor race

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Memorable games in the Michigan-Notre Dame rivalry

Shoot first, ask later: Why the concept of "reasonable fear" is anything but reasonable

American warmongers' fatal conceit: The massive insecurity behind their calls for blood

Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris and atheists' ugly Islamophobia

Jenny Lewis: You go a little cuckoo in your 30s

Paul Ryan's liberal secret: Why he's suddenly endorsing the social safety net

The horrifying truth: Our oil addiction is only getting worse

"There's a hunger to deny that race matters": The new segregation and white America/black America divide

Why are we so obsessed with superhero origin stories?: Here's a psychologist's take

From 9/11 to the ISIS videos: The darkness we conjured up

The trial of the Pirate Bay founder is as salacious as you'd expect

Damnation, American style: How American preachers reinvented hell

The dumbest U.S. foreign policy question asked this century