November 24, 2015 Archive November 2015

George W. Bush's neo-imperial nightmare never ended: How the national security disasters of yesteryear came roaring back

This is why we must fear Trump: He makes the insane Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio look sensible

The right's insane new Donald Trump lie: Yeah, now the liberal media beat up the Black Lives Matter protester

The enormous cost of climate change: 90 percent of disasters are weather-related, finds U.N. report

Redskins player blames biased refs who hate the team name for loss: "We shouldn’t have to be punished for that"

Donald Trump's white fascist brigade: His rallies are now a safe space for racism

“The children are having sex!”: The sexting scandal in Colorado that highlights America's dangerous sex-ed shortcomings

The universal power of empathy: The science behind why everyone loves Adele

Glenn Greenwald calls out CNN's awful coverage of Paris attacks on CNN

Don't torture yourself on Facebook after a break-up: If you can't block or unfriend your ex, at least you can "see less" of your ex

Ben Carson is finished: The one-time Republican frontrunner continues his free fall

Get ready to revisit "The River": Springsteen's forgotten "Party Lights" alone shows the depths of his power

Elisabeth Hasselbeck calls it quits on "Fox & Friends": Here are 5 of her greatest Fox News fails

Republicans just don't get Stephen Colbert: Why the Fox News-watching, climate-change denying crowd can't understand complex satire

Brutally bombing Yemen is helping "accomplish significant progress," according to Secretary Kerry

What makes a city sexy? Here's why these 10 cities made the list

The sounds of “Fargo,” 1979: The musical masterminds behind TV’s best soundtrack

They still want a new Cold War: What the New York Times won't tell you about Syria, Putin and the new battle against ISIS

Jon Stewart, Louis C.K., Chris Rock, Stephen Colbert, Conan O'Brien and the behind-the-scenes secrets of comedy's '90s glory days

This is why Donald Trump is winning: Paranoia brings out the worst in us — and minorities always suffer

Five people shot at Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis: Police

Fox News is a sewer: ISIS, Ebola and the network's familiar fear-mongering campaign

Jihadism is not nihilism: What everyone gets wrong about ISIS

7 "unhealthy" foods that are actually anything but

5 incredibly easy ways to "age-proof" your body

Our political system is just this corrupt: Lawrence Lessig explodes our diseased, dangerous Congress

Google's insidious shadow lobbying: How the Internet giant is bankrolling friendly academics—and skirting federal investigations

Ted Cruz's laughable plan to rebrand himself as a moderate

"I'm babysitting here and I've smoked a fair amount of PCP": Stephen Colbert brilliantly trolls the Butterball hotline

"Dialogue" isn't enough to address the Israel-Palestine issue: A prominent academic organization endorses a boycott of Israeli institutions and support of BDS

This is not how you beat Donald Trump: GOPers organize yet another effort to sabotage their billionaire frontrunner

"She should be telling the American people that she understands the reproductive health crisis": Why Hillary Clinton can't rest on her pro-choice laurels

Welcome to the GOP's age of rage: Shocking new study shows how anger is fueling the Republican Party

"Am I gonna check every statistic?": Donald Trump upbraided by Bill O'Reilly for inaccurate, racist tweet

"Amplify your voice for justice": Roger Waters and prominent artists call for boycott of Israel in new video

Keith Ellison: "Prolific hater" Donald Trump's Islamophobic and racist rhetoric is going to get somebody murdered

Iowa GOP swap their wingnut flavor of the month: New poll finds Ted Cruz doubling his support while Ben Carson plummets

The weather is record-breakingly warm: 2015 to be hottest year recorded, ever

Rep. Steve King: No one from the Middle East has ever been successfully assimilated into "Americanism"

This is what political ideology in the age of truthiness looks like

Trump wins face-off with press: News networks agree to back off after Trump clamps down on campaign reporters

Take these Nazi ads down: Axis power symbols splashed over New York subway trains are beyond insensitive

24 hours with Allison Williams feels like an eternity: "I've taken about a hundred—​or a thousand—​pictures of my dog"

White men are the face of terror: Race, Donald Trump, Fox News and the real story of the Minneapolis #blacklivesmatter shooting

GOP "patriotism" is a sick joke: Here's proof that Republican allegiance is really to the NRA

Donald Trump might actually be invincible: His hateful message has taken a fascist turn—and the press is letting him get away with it

25 percent of men believe they get a "man period"

"I thought only Bond villains had big fluffy white cats in their war rooms": Twitter cracks up over Krugman's Situation Room cat photo

Minneapolis police arrest 1 of 3 white men suspected of shooting up a #BlackLivesMatter protest

The Syrian no-fly risk: The 2016 candidates should explain why they want to chance a disaster

Megyn Kelly confronts Ben Carson with video evidence that he's lying about 9/11 protesters, but Carson just can't stop lying

Donald Trump is immune to reality: What the GOP establishment needs to recognize—and fast