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Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

During the course of the last year or so, I have detected a trend in corporate life that bears momentary scrutiny, then universal action by anybody wh...

Stand Up and Be Counted... Or Not: Why Latinos Have Issues With the Census

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

It seems that right-wing nuts aren't the only ones who believe the Census is all a plot. Just 57 percent of native-born Latinos believe that census participation is good for their community.

ReelzChannel: Top 5 "We Own You" Movies

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Repo Men wasn't the first film to capitalize on our creeping anxiety that we may not be as autonomous we want to believe. From collared martial artist...

Jason Linkins

South Carolina To Root Out 'Subversives', Make Them Pay Five Dollars | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CLARIFICATION: Contra the available reports, this inane law has actually been on the books since 1951. It's garnered renewed attention because a repea...

Documentary Links Marijuana Use with Psychosis, Schizophrenia

Vanessa Richmond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Vanessa Richmond

Weed has changed a lot since the 1960s, so much that the UN is discussing reclassifying it as a different product. Smoking cannabis now nearly doubles a person's risk of psychosis.

Clinton's Vast Right Wing Conspiracy, Revisited

Adam Neiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adam Neiman

What we lack and urgently need, since two political assassinations in 1968 defined modern American politics, is a frank and sane way to discuss political conspiracy.

America's Paranoid Crisis: The Joe Wilson Case

Bryant Welch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bryant Welch

Mr. Wilson has become a folk hero to thousands who felt a psychological catharsis from what he did. That a loss of impulse control and a surrender of psychological stability made them feel better is not a good sign.

New TIME Cover on Glenn Beck Ignores Facts, and Worse

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

I have no quarrel with TIME magazine devoting a cover to Glenn Beck -- so long as the story sticks to hard facts and harsh truths. The issue coming tomorrow sadly fails to do so.

Current Best Sellers: Buyers Beware

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tom Alderman

If you're the kind of reader who must finish a book no matter how disappointing, you might want to save time by simply avoiding these current offerings from three marquee-name writers.

Jason Linkins

Pro-Birther Movie Steals Media Matters Content (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Once you get to know the "birthers," you become aware that a singular trait that they all share is a chronic and indefatigable laziness. After all, w...

Jason Linkins

Glenn Beck Guest: Osama Bin Laden Should Attack Again (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As many of you know, the modern and civilized life that we lead in America, as sensible people, has long clashed terribly with the panoply of phantasm...

Jason Linkins

Franken's Critics Agonize Over Senate Victory (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Yesterday, Al Franken, after a protracted Hundred Years War with Norm Coleman that played out in front of every legal body in the state of Minnesota, ...

Racism And Other Paranoid Delusions

Rob Warmowski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rob Warmowski

The dissatisfaction of disenfranchised Americans has often taken the form of grandiose paranoia, but that reliable pastime seems to have reached unpre...

Jason Linkins

Drudge Concerned Over Suspicious Mustache (And The Rest Of Your Scritti Politti) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Seems like it was only yesterday that I, along with the rest of the world, were setting our hair on fire in panic at the news on the Drudge Report tha...

Jason Linkins

Obama Indicted At Birthers' "Citizen Grand Juries" (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Washington Independent's Dave Weigel -- who, like a Jane Goodall of political madness, has logged many an hour studying the panicky paranoid fring...

Good News, Fellow Paranoids! Twitter Will Know Where You Are!

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stanley Bing

Very soon Twitter will be able to deliver the precise geographical location of every twit who's tweeting. That seems to me to be one less reason to tweet.

NYC Subway Terror Plot May Threaten Holidays, Feds Warn

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT and TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

From the AP: Police bolstered security in subways and trains Wednesday after the government warned that al-Qaida suicide bombers were contemplating an...

Experts: Paranoia May Be More Common Than Thought

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

LONDON — If you think they're out to get you, you're not alone. Paranoia, once assumed to afflict only schizophrenics, may be a lot more common ...

NYPD Plans To Track Every Vehicle Entering Manhattan

MyFox New York | Kathy Carvajal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home


"Ninja" Sighting Shuts Down NJ School

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Associated Press reports: BARNEGAT, N.J.--It's the case of the nonexistent ninja. Public schools in Barnegat were locked down briefly after someo...

House GOP Candidate Mistakes Interview Request For Kidnapping Attempt

Politico | Josh Kraushaar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Retired Army Lt. Col. Allen West thought he'd left behind the specters of Iraq when he decided to run for Congress in Florida. But a recent interview ...

Jason Linkins

Tancredo's Iowa Ad = SUPER INSANE! | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"There are consequences to open borders," says the narrator - and he's not just talking about those Mexicans from Heroes who weep black tar from their...