Congressman Alan Grayson and how to blow a hole through the party line.
The era of trying to strike a bipartisan grand bargain over entitlements, taxes, and the deficit appears to be over.
Forget financial regulations or the NSA, the biggest division in the Democratic Party in the future will probably be over education reform.
Very quietly, Republican politicians are giving up on their dream of repealing the President’s health care law.
Healthcare is a human must. A sustainable high-quality health care system is the mark of a great society.
N.C. Harrison takes issue with former Cincinnati mayor Ken Blackwell’s claims of a scriptural basis for cutting off food stamp assistance.
Men in the Texas State Senate are incensed that a woman would dare disrupt their boys’ club. Old-School chauvinism is on display again.
Some Republicans are arguing they can win by writing off minority voters. But this would be bad for the GOP and terrible for the country.
If Senator Harry Reid’s predictions are right, then the Senate may finally vote on the federal Employment Non-Discrimination Act.
One “ragtag group of ruffians” with a mission plus a global community make Upworthy.com a social media site that makes a difference.
In lieu of a present, Mike Reynolds offers his daughters some words of advice on International Women’s Day
College senior, Dan Ferman, admits he’s scared. Nevertheless, he embraces the challenges ahead.
While we should certainly celebrate the historic and courageous ways in which women have gained a more equal footing, let us not forget that there’s still an awful lot of work to be done.
Simple but easy tips for being more socially pleasing.
Yes, men can be naturally empathetic. But like a lot of other findings in the field of gender-specific medicine, men may express these traits differently than women do.
“He’d come to appreciate the sounds she made, a steady grumble of snores that lessened whenever she turned on her side. The things she said were invariably hostile: ‘Who the hell is Becky?’ ‘Don’t fucking look at me!’ ‘Why didn’t you answer the phone?’” By Mike Heppner
Historian Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on a time when masked wrestlers ruled the American South.
Don’t be that guy. – Ed. note – Don’t click the link in the first sentence if you don’t want to be pissed off. It drives traffic to his site. Tony didn’t want to link[Read More...]
The UN’s recent reports on the treatment of children in Syria and in the Roman Catholic Church revealed some of the despicable acts committed against boys that are part of a disturbing and hidden global trend.
Daniel Parmeggiani shares how his neurosis for perfection led him to discover his true innocent nature.
It all started when he and Mary decided to throw a party.
Our favorite Browncoat, Nathan Fillion, sits down with the best interviewer on the Interwebz, Paul F. Thompkins.
Do you live the rest of your life knowing you are a beloved and successful fraud or do you risk cultural infamy and admit to the truth?
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