October 13, 2014 Archive October 2014

Spare me your "femvertising": The advertising industry's weird, persistent woman problem

My husband won't sleep with me

Is race genetic?

Withered uterus, angry vulva: "It's probably a good thing you don't want children"

AP NewsAlert

Anal sex jokes got me through my dad's funeral

10 Things to Know for Monday

Murray leads Dallas past Seattle 30-23

Upside-down Kansas, other surprises, enliven races

Columbus gets his comeuppance: Why his holiday is in deep jeopardy

"Poster child for tenure": Why teacher Agustin Morales really lost his job

Gun nuts' powerful new enemy: How pediatricians are taking on the NRA

5 worst right-wing moments of the week — Fox News' most ridiculous fake outrage yet

"She's not ducking a fight": How Margaret Sullivan transformed the role of the NYT public editor

Stop being so virtuous!: Paul Krugman on what’s holding back the economy

Shifting momentum in Iowa?: Why the tide may be turning against Tea Partier Joni Ernst

Must-see morning clip: Pumpkin lovers, John Oliver has a special message for you

Erick Erickson: "Fat lesbians got all the Ebola dollars"

Billy Eichner accuses Burger King of stealing his act

NIH Director: Ebola vaccine would likely exist if not for budget cuts

The rise and fall of America's shadowlands: How Big Oil reinvented Boomtown USA

Could "Jurassic Park" come true? Science explores if animals can be brought back from extinction

This newly discovered snail species was named in honor of marriage equality

Martha Stewart trolls Gwyneth Paltrow with "conscious coupling" magazine spread

“A dog and pony show”: Chris Christie’s NAACP appearance comes under fire

Greg Abbott: Texas GOP same-sex marriage ban helps reduce out-of-wedlock births

“Grow a spine”: Mike Huckabee demands that the GOP be more anti-gay

"Put the killer cops in jail!": 1,000 protesters converge on St. Louis

Democrats' next big hero? Why you should back South Dakota's Rick Weiland now

Vatican urges Catholics to recognize "gifts" same-sex couples have to offer

Guantanamo's horrifying irony: How Bush's shadow looms over shutting it down

Bill Hader's newest "SNL" character is even weirder than Stefon

Scientist created artificial black hole and may have confirmed Stephen Hawking's 40-year-old theory

Perdue forced to remove "humanely raised" labels from chicken

McDonald's new transparency campaign shouldn't make you feel better about eating at McDonald's

John McCain's new humiliation: Why his "Ebola Czar" idea is particularly ludicrous

Tea Party nut's free ride: Why Joni Ernst's callous ACA dodge is so dangerous

The right's scary Ebola lesson: How anti-government mania is harming America

College football's galling coverup: When it comes to sexual violence, who's policing the police?

John Mulaney's Dan Cortese line made Bill Hader break character

North America is a crime scene: The untold history of America this Columbus Day

"Citizenfour": Laura Poitras' secret Snowden documentary is electric

Neil deGrasse Tyson rips startup culture: "Society has bigger problems than what can be solved with your next app"

Male restaurateur to TV reporter, on air: "I would love to see my meat in your mouth"

Attention deniers: Earth just had its hottest September ever recorded

Dick Cheney wants you to be very afraid

5 historical monsters arguably less terrible than Christopher Columbus

Wendy Davis' attack ad was bad -- and made a valid point poorly

The creepiest man in New York: A gross portrait of a subway molester