December 08, 2015 Archive December 2015

This is the best response to the extremely tone-deaf and ableist Kylie Jenner wheelchair photo shoot

Right-wing trolls are going ballistic: Why Rush Limbaugh & co. are freaking out about hate crimes

Tyson Fury is a champion and a loser

The GOP's mass shooting hypocrisy is fueling its cancerous rage

I still won't vote for Hillary -- unless her supporters can answer these 20 questions

Rent is too damn high: We are in the worst rental affordability crisis in U.S. history

"People are armed to the hilt": Inside the paranoid right-wing reality—where terrorists are literally everywhere

Elizabeth Warren endorses Hillary Clinton's proposed new Wall Street regulations

Wreck the halls: Another year of Grinchy conservatives using the "war on Christmas" to suck joy out of the holiday season

If you live in fear, it multiplies fast: "Your entire world simply looks more scary"

This uncut footage from the Ted Cruz campaign is very uncomfortable to watch

This is how Bernie Sanders wins: The appeal to Donald Trump voters that would turn 2016 upside down

Carrie Fisher's blunt, magical press tour is already the best thing about the return of "Star Wars"

Fox News suspends contributors for lashing out at President Obama in separate expletive-laden on-air rants

The Donald ramps up the anti-Muslim bigotry: Trump now calls for "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States"

"Trouble in the heartland," indeed: See Bruce Springsteen get political on the day after Reagan's election in this amazing concert film

Live in a FedEx truck for $600 a month: The newest "solution" to San Francisco's homelessness crisis

Springsteen worked slow for a reason: New “Ties That Bind” box set chronicles the fascinating and frustrating road to “The River"

"You need strange c*ck": I'm a sex-writer; that doesn't mean I want to be harassed

Privacy is for white people: The San Bernardino shooters’ apartment, Robert Dear’s trailer and the media spectacle of black and brown victims

Donald Trump is lying through his teeth: This is why the political press is so enraging

Wingnuts come completely unscrewed: San Bernardino has unleashed their ugliest fear-mongering since 9/11

Robert Reich: "Medicare should squeeze every penny out of Pfizer"

This Supreme Court case could lock in GOP control of Congress: The dangerous new assault on voting rights

Donald Trump is the second coming of George Wallace

I got tossed by Donald Trump's goons: This is what happens when you speak up at a Trump rally

Heil Trump! The Times of Israel uses a telling photograph of the Donald to highlight "the nativist racism inherent in his latest remarks"

Is France going fascist? Extreme-right National Front is now the most popular party

This is what good government looks like: Why Elizabeth Warren is the senator America needs

Ann Coulter celebrates the revelation of Trump's new anti-Muslim immigration plan as only she can

State representatives demand resignation of New Hampshire GOP chairwoman after she criticizes Trump's Islamophobic immigration plan

Stephen Colbert slams the do-nothing approach to gun control: "There has to be some way to make it harder to build up an arsenal"

Seth Meyers mocks Marco Rubio's idiotic call for "bomb control": "How come you can just walk into any Walmart, go to the bomb aisle and buy a bomb, no questions asked?"

"Donald Trump’s over-reaction is just as dangerous as Obama’s under-reaction": Republicans barely condemn Trump's Muslim ban

"I’m like Moses, but less of a loser!": Larry Wilmore taunts Donald Trump for shamelessly pandering to Republican Jewish Coalition on Israel

Is Obama a "p*ssy"? A very important fact-check of a thing that was said on cable news

Lone-wolf terrorism: Isis claims responsibility "depending on how effectively this person has managed to terrorize us"

Donald Trump is radicalizing his followers: Terrorism expert explains how Trump is marching Americans towards extremism

J.K. Rowling takes hilarious umbrage at BBC's comparison of Donald Trump to Voldemort

Scott Weiland's ex-wife nails our shallow obsession with dead rock stars: "Don't glorify this tragedy with talk of rock and roll and the demons"

Fox News' Elisabeth Hasselbeck: President Obama is to blame for Donald Trump's Islamophobic new immigration plan

Guns, dildos and Christmas: Conservatives cling to guns as identity markers, not for practical use

Marco Rubio has sunk just this far: How the last remaining GOP establishment favorite arrived at rock bottom

Sarah Palin offers Carly Fiorina some sage advice: Be more like Trump

As Maine goes, so goes the nation: Will this small city's mayoral election predict a Trump victory in 2016?

Donald Trump's dangerously effective style: "He’s more human when he talks than just about any other figure we have seen in a long time"

"Racism has long been prevalent in Republican politics": Harry Reid blasts the GOP for fomenting Trump's xenophobic campaign

The media's smug Trump outrage: Why "Morning Joe" can't take credit for calling out Donald

Trump's growing fascism: Conservative anti-Obama mania opens the door to authoritarianism

Fascism is all the rage in Europe, and it's coming to America

Donald Trump is America's dangerous new future — whether or not he wins

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman majestically trolls Donald Trump's new immigration plan on Twitter

Jon Stewart's triumphant return: The former "Daily Show" host shames Congress with powerful message

Watch "Morning Joe" Scarborough cut to commercial in the middle of an interview because someone won't shut up