In Memoriam: The VCR, 1956 – 2016

by JESSICA GOLDSTEIN - The Videocassette Recorder, a piece of technology already so obsolete you would be forgiven for not realizing it hadn’t died ...

A Brief History of the War on Cops: The False Allegation That Enables Police Violence

by Dan Berger, Truthout | Op-Ed - As part of a global action proclaiming "Freedom Now," Black Lives Matter groups shut down police operations ...

Kaine Is Not Safe Pick - Hillary Is Going For A Rout

by Reinvented Daddy - The auto-correct on every article/post/tweet on the choice by Next President Hillary Clinton of Senator Tim Kaine to be her Veep has ...

Inside Fox News’ Culture Of Intimidation

by BRYCE COVERT - Roger Ailes has been officially ousted from his longtime role as CEO of Fox after former Fox News host Gretchen ...

From Nice to the Middle East: Only One Way to Challenge ISIS

by Ramzy Baroud - I visited Iraq in 1999. At the time, there were no so-called ‘jihadis’ espousing the principles of ‘jihadism’, whatever the interpretation ...

Mom Of Benghazi Victim Just Demande Trump Stop Using Her Son’s Name In His Propaganda

by John Prager - Donald Trump regularly references slain U.S. Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens, but the victim of the 2012 terrorist attack wouldn’t ...

Gonorrhea Could One Day Be Untreatable, Doctors Say

by ANNA SCANLON - Gonorrhea has long been a sexually transmitted disease that is treated with a strong dose of antibiotics. However, it may soon ...

Obama Astonishes Sean Hannity by Noting the World Is Less Violent Than It Used to Be

by Jacob Sullum - It's the Fox News host, not the president, who inhabits "an alternate reality." "If you had to choose a moment in history ...

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From Nice to the Middle East: Only One Way to

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Mom Of Benghazi Victim Just Demande Trump Stop Using Her

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This Day in History

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On This Day, July 27, 1974 – House Judiciary Committee Recommends Nixon Impeachment

1974 – The House Judiciary Committee recommends that America’s 37th president, Richard M. Nixon, be impeached and removed from office. The impeachment proceedings resulted from a series of political scandals involving the Nixon administration that came to be collectively known as Watergate. The Watergate scandal first came to light following a break-in on June 17, 1972, at the Democratic Party’s national headquarters in the Watergate apartment-hotel complex in Washington, D.C. A group of men linked to the White House were later arrested and charged with the crime. Nixon denied any involvement with the break-in, but several of his staff...

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Roger Ailes’ Next Moves May Determine the Future of Fox News

The game has changed, but it is surely still on. What does Ailes do, who does he do it with, how does he reassert his indomitableness and how does he do it to cost the Murdochs — who last week barred him from the Fox News building — as much as possible?

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10 Classic Albums Rolling Stone Originally Panned

Being a music critic is not always easy. Sometimes you have a matter of hours to listen to a new record, digest it and produce a review that will live forever. But some albums take many, many listens to truly reveal themselves.

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