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Prepare To Be Mesmerized

Posted 09.17.2013 | Comedy

The end of the Internet is nigh... Yet again....

Look: Family Receives Shocking Discount

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.10.2013 | Small Business

A restaurant worker in North Carolina went out of his way to cheer up a pregnant customer who was more than ready to give birth. The good deed went...

Which America Do YOU Want?

David Trumble | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics
David Trumble

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Rev. Phil Snider Talks Viral Gay Rights Speech and Reading the Bible With Love

Shira Lazar | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Shira Lazar

In this exclusive What's Trending interview, Springfield, Mo., preacher Phil Snider speaks out about the story behind his City Council gay rights speech that went viral for its shocking twist ending.

Green Mountain College's False Environmentalism: Why Is GMC Killing Its Mascots?

Bruce Friedrich | Posted 12.16.2012 | College
Bruce Friedrich

Ten years ago, oxen Bill and Lou arrived at Green Mountain College, malnourished and neglected. The college offered the pair "considerate and humane c...

Spill Cleanup? Just a Cost of Doing Business?

Jackie Savitz | Posted 04.01.2012 | Green
Jackie Savitz

Congress and the Administration should be doing much more in response to the Gulf Spill. But at the very least passing the Oil Spill Tax Fairness Act would be a good first step.

No FAA Bill? No-Fly List.

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.03.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Congress has chosen its priorities -- a month of paid vacation is more important to them than doing the work they have been hired to do. This is unacceptable.

Congress' Real Deadline: Summer Vacation

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.26.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

It's a pretty safe bet that the issue will (at least temporarily) be resolved by the fifth of August, at the absolute latest. Bank on it. The reason for such certainty is a simple one.

He Died and Left Her a Million

Natalie Pace | Posted 09.15.2011 | Women
Natalie Pace

I received a call from a woman who had a tragic event in her life, which completely changed her income status overnight. Her husband passed away unex...

House Republicans' Constitutional Ignorance

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.30.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

House Republican leaders announced they'll be voting on a bill that reportedly contains a piece of legislative fantasy within it -- that the House can declare something to be the law without any input from the Senate or Obama.

Weekly Pulse: South Dakota's Legislative Attack on Abortion Providers

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger The South Dakota House of Representatives will soon vote on a bill that would expand the definition ...

Congress: Time Is Ticking for Sharks

Kristin Bauer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kristin Bauer

Sharks weren't put here millions of years ago just to be made into soup. We need them and they need our help -- sharks are part of our ecosystem for a reason.

Friday Talking Points [149] -- Making Holiday Sausage

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The holidays are just around the corner, and the preparatory legislative sausage-making on Capitol Hill is in full swing. What a happy, happy time of...

The Bride at Every Wedding

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Carol Felsenthal

Would the Obamas have attended Chelsea's wedding? Probably not, because, as President Obama correctly told the ladies of The View, this is about Chelsea. It is, trust me, also about Bill.

"Massage at the Garage"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

The dealership recently began giving free massages to customers who might stall, overheat or possibly even backfire as they contemplate the repairs being done on their vehicles.

Nightclub Inferno Couldn't Get Sprinkler Tax Bill Through Congress, Can Unemployment?

Roll Call | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

[Jim Dalton] is reviving a coalition of more than 30 corporations, trade associations and fire safety organizations that want to rewrite the tax rules...

A Firefighter Speaks Out On the Need for Real Chemical Security

Philip Radford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Philip Radford

110 million Americans live with the risk of a large-scale chemical disaster, and many of those are the brave citizens who respond when the worst happe...

Reid Leads

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

After three days of repeated cloture votes to bring Chris Dodd's Wall Street reform bill to the floor of the Senate for debate, it appears the Republicans are ready to blink.

Reid Calls Republicans' Bluff

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

By refusing to back down, and refusing to "compromise" (read: water the bill down and add loopholes for Wall Street) with Republicans, Reid is showing real strength, and real leadership.

Friday Talking Points [129] -- Incrementalism Wins Big

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We're going to begin today with the news that a popular New Jersey beach is considering allowing women to sunbathe topless. And then move right on to...

Jason Linkins

Jim Wallis Vows That Churches 'Will Not Comply' With Arizona Immigration Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Arizona has just made their nutlog new anti-immigration law a reality and right out of the gate, Reverend Jim Wallis, President of Sojourners and Huff...

Video: Jim Wallis on MSNBC: 'This Law Would Make Obeying Jesus Against the Law'

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

+Click here to take action for immigration reform! Jim Wallis is the author of Rediscovering Values: On Wall Street, Main Street, and Your Street -- ...

Guest Blogger Ian Danley in Phoenix: 'I don't want my city to be the Birmingham or Selma in this drama'

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

On Tuesday, a group of local faith and community leaders, along with Jim Wallis and Noel Castellanos, called on the Governor of Arizona, Jan Brewer, t...

We Need Progress, Not Profiling in Arizona

Clarissa Martinez De Castro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Clarissa Martinez De Castro

An alarming and unconstitutional measure that blows the door wide open to massive racial profiling is poised to become law in the Grand Canyon State. We need to stop playing politics with people's lives and our tax dollars.

Friday Talking Points [127] -- Letting A Crisis Go To Waste

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

President Barack Obama's administration was supposed to follow a basic premise: never let a crisis go to waste. That was according to one of his own ...