The 5 Most Ridiculous Things Right-Wing Nut Jobs Buy Out of ‘NRA Magazine’ (IMAGES)

by CHARLES TOPHER - Depending on what kind of magazines you read, you probably see lots of things advertised. From prescription drugs to age-defying ...

The Other One Percent

by Ralph Nader - As a high school student, I came across an observation by Abraham Lincoln who said that “With public sentiment, nothing can ...

Body Cameras Are Not Pointed at the Police; They're Pointed at You

by Mike Ludwig, Truthout | Report - Something unusual happened during a Senate subcommittee hearing - the committee reached a consensus, at least ...

Andrew Cuomo Reverses Email Purge Policy

By Justin Elliott, ProPublica – The emails of New York officials will no longer be automatically deleted after 90 days, aides to Gov. Andrew ...

Meet the 'Dark Money' Phantom

By Carrie Levine, Center for Public Integrity – WEST CHESTER, Ohio — Just outside Cincinnati, tucked among insurance agencies, hair salons and a yoga ...

We Keep Pretending Soldiers Died In Iraq Over An Intelligence Failure– We Must Stop

by RIKA CHRISTENSEN - We keep hearing that the Iraq war was the result of a massive intelligence failure, as though the intelligence with ...

Hillary Clinton Apologizes For Iraq War Vote, Says It Was A ‘Mistake’

by RYAN DENSON - While Jeb Bush continues to flip flop on his opinion of the war in Iraq and uber conservatives like Ted Cruz ...

Giant Solar Floating Farm Could Produce 8,000 Tons of Vegetables Annually

By Lorraine Chow, EcoWatch – The world is less than 40 years away from a serious problem: producing enough food for 9 billion mouths. ...

Mike Huckabee: Presidents Should Obey God Instead Of Supreme Court (VIDEO)

by STEPHEN D FOSTER JR - After falling on his sword on Duggar Mountain, Mike Huckabee appeared on Fox News Sunday to reiterate that ...

The 5 Most Ridiculous Things Right-Wing Nut Jobs Buy Out

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The Other One Percent

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Body Cameras Are Not Pointed at the Police; They're Pointed

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Andrew Cuomo Reverses Email Purge Policy

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Meet the 'Dark Money' Phantom

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We Keep Pretending Soldiers Died In Iraq Over An Intelligence

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Hillary Clinton Apologizes For Iraq War Vote, Says It Was

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Giant Solar Floating Farm Could Produce 8,000 Tons of Vegetables

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Mike Huckabee: Presidents Should Obey God Instead Of Supreme Court

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This Day in History

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On This Day, May 28, 1957 – Owners Allow Dodgers and Giants to Move

On May 28, 1957, National League owners vote unanimously to allow the New York Giants and Brooklyn Dodgers to move to San Francisco and Los Angeles, respectively, at the mid-season owner’s meeting in Chicago, Illinois. There were, however, conditions attached to the owners’ decision. First, either both teams had to move or neither could, which meant that if one team reconsidered, the other would have to change their plans as well. Second, both teams had to announce their plans before October 1, 1957. In the end, both teams did move: The Giants hosted a farewell party at a game...

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Entertainment Blasts

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‘Aquarius': TV Review

The new NBC miniseries Aquarius has one thing going for it in star David Duchovny, who is pretty much watchable in anything. But in Aquarius, a patchwork pastiche of 1960s clichés that tracks the killings of Charles Manson through a hippy-trippy Los Angeles, you find yourself really wishing you were watching Duchovny in The X-Files instead.

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Mischief Managed: JK Rowling Slams Hateful Westboro Baptist Church In Amazing Tweet

On May 23rd, Ireland became the first nation in the world to make marriage equality a reality by popular vote. And Rowling celebrated the victory for equal rights by remarking that Harry Potter headmaster Albus Dumbledore and Lord of the Rings wizard Gandalf could now get married.  

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