Rush Limbaugh declared that "almost no temperature... →
I think it’s just an unavoidable truth: Barack Obama isn’t the great Hope he...– Wil Wheaton
The problem with Islamic fundamentalism are the fundamentals of Islam.– Sam Harris
The Amazing, Regenerating Dolphin: Not only do... →
Next week is “Shark Week” on Discovery Channel. While I do enjoy watching sharks on TV, I find their sometime-prey, dolphins, more interesting. This week, there was a thought-provoking letter in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology that explored how dolphins heal from shark bites that would be fatal to many other species, including humans. Author Michael Zasloff, a professor of...
Planned Parenthood firebombed, right wing silent →
A potential incident of domestic terrorism this week got a yawn from most of the press — and the political right.
if someone says to you, "here's all you need to...
you can safely assume they have no fucking clue what they’re talking about because that shit is deeper than your moms hairy old cunt.
Afghans Rage at Young Lovers →
…a group of men spotted the couple riding together in a car, yanked them into the road and began to interrogate the boy and girl. Why were they together? What right had they? An angry crowd of 300 surged around them, calling them adulterers and demanding that they be stoned to death or hanged…“What we would ask is that the government should kill both of them,” said the father, Kher...
"You can’t win a GOP Primary
leftish: without the backing of the 25% of Americans who believe in a literal 6 day creation, think that Gay people choose to be Gay, and believe everyone except them will go to Hell when they die, because they didn’t ask Jesus to accept them.” ~ Frank Schaeffer
insomnia seems like it has some sort of glamorous aura surrounding it because it’s somehow become associated with neurotic virtuoso authors and artists as if not being able to sleep comes hand in hand with genius. i’ve seen droves of shitty teenagers doing this pathetic act where they simultaneously complain and brag about how they’re “so tired” and “just...
World Reacts To Debt Ceiling Debacle:... →
The rhetoric over raising the debt ceiling has become increasingly harsh as Democratic and Republican congressional leaders trade barbs back and forth. But as the U.S. inches closer to defaulting on its debts for the first time in history, criticism of Congress is starting to come from beyond our own borders. From France and Germany to China and India, countries around the world are angry that...
what i did/am doing today
art things forging nick saban autographs
the most annoying question ever
are you ok?
Anti-Gay Preacher's Lawyer: 'Rachel Maddow's... →
At issue are comments Dean made on his own radio show last spring: “Muslims are calling for the executions of homosexuals in America. This just shows you they themselves are upholding the laws that are even in the Bible of the Judeo-Christian God, but they seem to be more moral than even the American Christians do, because these people are livid about enforcing their laws. They know...
The BBC is aiming to put all 200,000 paintings in... →
Newly discovered dinosaur could disprove 'earliest... →
A newly discovered species of birdlike dinosaur could dramatically alter our understanding of how birds and other flying creatures evolved
don't set your baby bell cheese next to your...
Why Do Conservatives Hate High-Speed Rail? 5... →
timetruthhumor: In addition to busting unions and gutting voting rights, Tea Party governors are refusing federal funding for high-speed rail. What do they have against it? READ MORE
What the USDA Doesn't Want You to Know About... →
Here is a document the USDA doesn’t want you to see. It’s what the agency calls a “technical review”—nothing more than a USDA-contracted researcher’s simple, blunt summary of recent academic findings on the growing problem of antibiotic-resistant infections and their link with factory animal farms. The topic is a serious one. A single antibiotic-resistant pathogen,...
Fox News Facebook Page on 9/11 Cross Generates... →
FOX News readers on Facebook started going off after Blair Scott, Communications Director for American Atheists, appeared on America Live with Megyn Kelly. Blair reports that when he returned home from his local FOX station for the interview that his voice mail was full of messages and his inbox had almost 200 hateful messages. “I can always tell when someone from American Atheists is on FOX news,...
All charges dropped against Julie Bass, the... →
This is a breaking news update: Michigan gardener Julie Bass has confirmed with NaturalNews that all charges have been dismissed in her case, including the two misdemeanor dog licensing charges the city threatened her with after dropping her “illegal gardening” charge.
Obama Says Drug Users Must Be Treated as Criminals →
”Just to make sure that I’m actually answering your question, am I willing to pursue a decriminalization strategy as an approach? No.” - President Obama You cannot present yourself as a proponent of a public health approach while simultaneously advocating the aggressive pursuit, arrest, and imprisonment of people who might need help with a health problem. One need not come out...
Earth's Stabilizing Moon May Be Unique Within... →
New simulations show that Earth’s moon is not only unique in the solar system, but may also be rare throughout the universe.
Rainforest plant developed sonar dish to attract... →
Researchers have discovered that a rainforest vine, pollinated by bats, has evolved dish-shaped leaves with such conspicuous echoes that nectar-feeding bats can find its flowers twice as fast by echolocation. The study is published today in Science.
Fox News broadcasts a photo of a covert CIA agent... →
Work out the hypocrisy on that one yourselves.
Missouri school district bans 'biblically... →
Remember when The New York Times’ David Carr made an offhand comment about Missouri and Kansas being home to “the dance of the low, sloping foreheads,” and everyone got mad at East Coast elitism? It’s infuriating to feel like people are judging you based on your zip code rather than your merits, especially when those people are the ones you view as your cultural allies. ...
i have a request of my followers
if you see me in public walking around with my father (if im next to a old guy, just assume it’s my father) please refrain from screaming, “BRING THE MOTHERFUCKING RUCKUSS!” at the top of your lungs at me. this isn’t because i don’t want to meet you, it’s because that’s the kind of thing a giant prick would do, and giant pricks are one of my least...
Bill Nye watches in horror as a Fox anchor wonders... →
my fetish is humor.
you know what’s hotter than big tits and a hot ass? laughing so hard that i fart and choke at the same time.
John McCain erupts on Senate floor: Conservatives... →
So the debt limit debate has come to this: John McCain, who you may recall was the GOP’s 2008 standard bearer, is now openly accusing conservatives of actively misleading America with their completely unrealistic demands, which he labeled “deceiving” and “bizarro.”
jesserelley-deactivated20111212 asked: Do you hold things in your beard? Like when you go out clubbin' with da hoes, do you keep your chapstick and drivers license in there? I would.
A Rosa Parks Moment: Climate Activist Tim... →
Once in a while, the moral insanity of the world we live in reveals itself to anyone who cares to look. One such moment came yesterday afternoon, when 27-year-old Tim DeChristopher was sentenced to two years in prison for disrupting a federal auction of oil and gas leases in 2008. The U.S. Attorney’s office went after DeChristopher because they wanted to make an example out of him, to show...
Israel sues Bedouin for $500,000 in eviction costs →
Israel is suing a group of Bedouin in the Negev desert for the costs of demolishing their village each time they rebuild it.