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Posted on: Jun 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's better than arming teachers . . . which is a pretty low bar.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"The 'id' is like the Fox News of your brain."

Posted on: Jun 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Judge: We all know each other here.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Vested interests are only part of the story.

Posted on: Jun 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"Carbon dioxide is good for plants, why do we have to limit it?"

Posted on: Jun 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

More mayhem thwarted by student 'heroes.'

Posted on: Jun 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Right-wingers believe in the magic of the market, except when it comes to limits on pollution.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"Everyone is scared of gun nuts . . . even other gun nuts."

Posted on: Jun 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

What's with the GOP's empty refrain: "I'm not a scientist"?

Posted on: Jun 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Trotting out Oliver North to comment on hostage exchanges, just another Fox low point.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The say anything, deny everything, anti-science, right-wing crazies are at it again.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Measles, mumps, whooping cough—they're all back!

Posted on: Jun 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Lots of warning signs, and parents who did not know what to do.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Columnist lays bare the real motivation for denying the obvious economic reality.

Posted on: May 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

'Your dead kids don’t trump my right to have a gun.'

Posted on: May 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Drug law sanity from a place where usually there is none.

Posted on: May 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

19-month-old child is in coma in the burn unit.

Posted on: May 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New study suggests fathers' attitudes towards housework might be more significant than mothers'.

Posted on: May 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Blaze video begs question: What is wrong with this man? And why won't he go away?

Posted on: May 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Neither food, nor children are more important to these men than their assault rifles.

Posted on: May 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

No, not even close to being in the top ten.

Posted on: May 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Man full of murderous hate was revered on hateful website.

Posted on: May 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

And why that's not a story the mainstream media likes to tell.

Posted on: May 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"Climate scientists are unpatriotic racists"... and more.

Posted on: May 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Five disturbing takeaways from a professor who studies hidden biases.

Posted on: May 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Featuring Stewart's uncanny McConnell imitation.

Posted on: May 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If age is just a number, this is a pretty high one.

Posted on: May 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"It's like eyebrows—but different."

Posted on: May 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"Me doth think she does clearly state she's not running for president too much."

Posted on: May 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Apparently, this was seen as preferable to dealing with real problems like climate change.

Posted on: May 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

She could have faced up to 7 years.

Posted on: May 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"Deathtrap, decapitating, Kervorkianesque."

Posted on: May 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"They're not our girls"... and more horrific commentary.

Posted on: May 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The 4th Trimester Bodies Project celebrates moms in a novel way.

Posted on: May 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

'He is protecting his skull with a thick cushion of meat.'

Posted on: May 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Results reverse earlier study, and are bound to stir controversy.

Posted on: May 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Video of 'The Greedy Clown' drives home point about poverty-level wages.

Posted on: May 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Comedian comes up with novel solution to climate change: Just do nothing—also, grow gills.

Posted on: May 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's a novel strategy to introduce a new song.

Posted on: May 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Limbaugh, Rove, Sterling, Coulter . . . who's the most horrible?

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