September 30, 2014 Archive September 2014

These National Geographic Photo Contest entries are preternaturally gorgeous

Yes to "yes means yes": California's affirmative consent law is the first step to eradicating campus sexual assault

Very serious Politico asks astrologers to predict Clinton baby’s future

Pete Davidson's controversial break-out moment on "SNL"

Figures on government spending and debt

9 weather disasters that climate change made even worse

Report: White House intruder made it farther into building than previously reported

Terrifying video captures Japanese volcano eruption

Study on reproductive rights and domestic violence: Being denied an abortion "tethered women to violent men"

The big "middle class" rip-off: How a short sale taught me rich people's ethics

"Endangering himself": Conservative Twitter blames Obama for White House intruder

All-women sports show debuts with perfect timing

"I'm seven weeks pregnant and haven't done anything I'm supposed to because I'm so afraid of my mom finding out"

Sexual tension on a pirate ship: I played Japan's best-selling dating simulator--and loved it

How IVF made us happily child-free: Whew, our last chance at parenthood was gone!

"Gone Girl": A dark marriage drama becomes a "battle-of-the-sexes" debate

Revel casino auction to continue on Tuesday

Your Top Plays for Today

8 superfoods that aren't all that super

Robert Reich: The Reagan revolution is killing America's middle class

Ted Cruz's foreign policy mess: Talk tough, blow everything up, repeat as necessary

Screw the national anthem

These maps show where the oldest and youngest people live across the world

The quiet riot against Facebook Messenger

Bodyslamming for Jesus: Inside the bizarre world of Christian pro wrestling

Alex Jones: Obama will unleash ISIS terrorists on U.S. so he can confiscate our guns!

Must-see morning clip: Jon Stewart orders Congress to get its act together

Jon Stewart slams the U.S. (and China and India) for rejecting carbon taxes

Stephen Colbert exposes Hillary Clinton's latest scandal: Her granddaughter

Rick Perry’s ISIS plan: Special ops forces and “Amazon-type drones”

Stephen Colbert mocks Fox News over Obama-Bush comparisons

The 8 most unceremonious deaths of television characters

Suspect in Oklahoma beheading to be charged with murder amid Islamophobic outcry

"We're not going to listen to empty promises": Denver students show the power of civil disobedience

Scott Walker's new problem: How Michelle Obama could turn the race against him

Lena Dunham remembers to pay people

Muslim NFL player penalized for prayer even though players are allowed to pray

Here's your first look at Paul Thomas Anderson's "Inherent Vice"

This is not the next liberal icon: Why Dems shouldn't get too excited about Greg Orman

Midterms Digest: Senate Democrats’ key advantage

National Review writer's vile pro-life argument is logically consistent

Shocking new report: We've destroyed half of the world's wildlife in just 40 years

"More guns equals less crime": Fox News pundit weighs in on Oklahoma beheading

Darren Wilson fails to appear at hearing for case that won him an award

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Reza Aslan takes down Bill Maher's "facile arguments" on Islam in just 5 minutes

Romney's 2012 problem returns: Why Mitt will never be elected president

"He didn't care if he destroyed himself as long as he hurt you": The sad, disturbing case of Ed Champion

5 absurd ways education is under attack: The school board in Denver is just the tip of the iceberg

Laura Ingraham: "Political correctness" and "diversity" responsible for White House break-in

GOP's "I don't know" doctrine: How Thom Tillis and co. will attack Obama on ISIS

The "rubber stamp" SCOTUS: How corporations' ugly myth became law

Breaking: California becomes first state to ban plastic bags

Phil Hartman's greatest sketch ever: Secrets of "SNL's" perfect Clinton parody

Duggar daughter blames the Holocaust on evolution, then compares it to abortion

Wall Street Journal columnist tells Obama how to save his presidency: Ring up George W. Bush!

Thousands of Ebola orphans abandoned as adults fear infection

Camille Paglia thinks rape is intrinsic to men's nature -- and a lot of men are like, "This is awesome!"

Cory Gardner, the warmonger: Why can't GOP talk about ISIS realistically?

Rand Paul won't like this: Ron Paul weighs in on secessionist movements in the U.S.

Hate this Congress? Bad news: The next one could be even worse