February 02, 2016 Archive February 2016

Never tweet, Richard Dawkins: Famed atheist now signal-boosting Nazi propaganda

U.S. militarism escalates: Despite promises of no boots on the ground, we have thousands of troops in Iraq and Syria

Robert Reich: The Washington Post is lying to you about Bernie Sanders

Surprise! Louis C.K. drops your new must-see drama "Horace and Pete" with no warning

Wake up call for Republican elites: This time, their money isn't giving them what they want — Donald Trump's run derailed

Stop treating "affluenza teen" like a child — Ethan Couch should face adult consequences

Ted Cruz fact checked by Fox News for Obamacare whopper: "There’s certainly no question that more people have jobs and more people have health insurance”

Azealia Banks endorses Donald Trump in epic Twitter rant: "We may as well put a piece of s**t in the White House"

Watch Sarah Palin freak out when asked to defend comments she made about Obama and PTSD

Mayor uses congressional Republicans as excuse to prevent D.C. from enjoying legal weed

"It's going to be hard to change the Republican party": E.J. Dionne explains how the right went wrong -- and helped create Donald Trump and Ted Cruz

Donald Trump is a fraud: Report confirms the billionaire's presidential bid is a long and calculated con job

7 places to find porn that's actually worth watching

Where are all the women in American film?

The genius of "Infinite Jest": How David Foster Wallace's masterpiece saved the "big" novel — and why it's not "a thousand-page suicide note"

Twitter's toxic party: Anything goes, everyone’s invited and the host is too terrified to set down house rules

Donald Trump's a proud a**hole: The big flaw in the Democrats' planned assault on the GOP front-runner

Dr. Ben Carson claims to be going home to Florida after Iowa caucuses to prepare for Prayer Breakfast

Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz position themselves to be the Iowa surprises with 55 percent of GOP precincts reporting

Twitter reacts with great mirth to Trump not "winning" GOP primary in Iowa tonight

Martin O'Malley ends presidential campaign after distant third place Iowa caucus showing

Hillary Clinton's early lead evaporates as Iowa Democratic caucuses tighten up

Iowa makes it a 3-person race for GOP: Cruz pulls out the upset, but Trump and Rubio have reason for optimism

Twitter berates Clinton campaign for preemptively declaring victory in Iowa caucus: "She's a liar!"

Worse than the Roaring Twenties: What even Thomas Piketty underestimates about American income inequality

They're all bought and sold: American democracy belongs to the billionaires now

Make them talk about evolution: Why won't a single Republican presidential candidate admit that Darwin's right

The Democratic Primary miracle: Why Sanders vs. Clinton is just the beginning

Hillary Clinton must really hate Iowa: The biggest lessons from last night's Iowa caucuses

Ted Cruz's election-shattering Iowa upset: His victory has stripped away Donald Trump's mystique and momentum

Larry Wilmore owns Iowa: "Don't tell Bernie Sanders that because he's out there shoveling, too"

Stephen Colbert's Iowa caucus happy ending: "We will finally find out who has been elected president of Iowa"

"The Iowa caucus is the Kim Kardashian of states": "Daily Show" unloads on our Iowa fixation

"The silent majority has been man-spreading for a while": Larry Wilmore explains Donald Trump and America's 2016 rage

We’d rather pay for prison: Poverty, mental illness and the high cost of justice failing before a crime is even committed

Don't blacklist me: Banning the boycott of U.S. allies would keep us from using a powerful tool to fight for justice for Palestinians

The GOP's 3-way race from hell: Everything you need to know about last night's Iowa caucuses

Ann Coulter declares Donald Trump the winner of Iowa caucuses among those actually eligible to run

Marco Rubio goes on "Good Morning America" to throw shade at the two candidates who beat him in Iowa

With a virtual tie between Clinton and Sanders in Iowa, Bernie's campaign proves it has serious grassroots power

Coldplay’s eat-pray-love India: Their Beyoncé collaboration is even more insidious than cultural appropriation — and it's not the band's first time

Ben Carson lashes out at Ted Cruz's campaign of "lies and dirty tricks," invokes Stalin

Donald Trump's first post-Iowa tweets indicate he's following Ann Coulter down the revised expectations rabbit hole

Donald Trump is still in control: Don't be fooled by his second-place finish in Iowa, he remains the runaway GOP frontrunner

My party worships lame celebrities: Whether Donald Trump, Ted Nugent or Victoria Jackson, the GOP both denounces and demands famous people

Hearing for standoff leader as he tries to get out of jail

"For the first time in the human race, you can make love to your computer, smartphone, or tablet anytime": Utah state senator says porn is a public health crisis

Loser! Right-wing pundits thrilled with Donald Trump's surprising loss in Iowa

Marco Rubio's fresh font: A close read of the GOP's most adorable campaign logo

Bon voyage, wackos! A look back at the doomed campaigns of the GOP's wing-nut warriors

CNN really lets Paul Begala analyze Clinton vs Sanders? The revolving door spins out of control

Relive “The People v. O.J. Simpson”: New crime series nails the maddening trial that rocked the '90s

Don't change, Donald Trump: To keep hopes alive for nomination, Trump needs to push his main selling point — being an offensive bully