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Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch addresses a session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos January 24, 2008.   REUTERS/Denis Balibouse   (SWITZERLAND)

Fox News Head Honcho Rupert Murdoch To Step Down

Rupert Murdoch is stepping down as CEO of 21st Century Fox. Will his son James make the network into something respectable?

by Shannon Barber· · News
Man Who Called 911 On Black Teens At Pool Party Is A Convicted Animal Torturer (VIDEO)

Man Who Called 911 On Black Teens At Pool Party Is A Convicted Animal Torturer (VIDEO)

Sean Toon, who called police on black teens for having fun at a pool party in McKinney, Texas, has a history of horrific animal abuse.

by John Prager· · News
Rand Paul To Baltimore: ‘White Kids Don’t Get the Same Justice’

Rand Paul To Baltimore: ‘White Kids Don’t Get the Same Justice’

Paul talks racial inequality to a town that knows much more about it than he does.

by Vera· · News
Wall Street CEO Jamie Dimon Tries To Mansplain Banking To Elizabeth Warren

Wall Street CEO Jamie Dimon Tries To Mansplain Banking To Elizabeth Warren

Give him hell, Senator Warren!

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
Rick Santorum Wins The Prize For Most Insane Anti-Marriage Equality Argument Ever (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Wins The Prize For Most Insane Anti-Marriage Equality Argument Ever (VIDEO)

This is perhaps the most bizarre argument against marriage equality yet. How fitting that it came from old Frothy Mix.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Border Patrol Sued For Denying 58,000 Immigrants Food, Water, And Medical Care In Holding Facilities

Border Patrol Sued For Denying 58,000 Immigrants Food, Water, And Medical Care In Holding Facilities

If someone did this to dogs, we’d throw them in jail for cruelty, but as long as it’s immigrants? It’s all good…

by Shannon Argueta· · News
Texas Wants Fryers & Soda Back In Schools: Obesity is ‘What We Were Founded On’

Texas Wants Fryers & Soda Back In Schools: Obesity is ‘What We Were Founded On’

Texas wants kids to take “personal responsibility” in their food choices. Offering them fried foods and soda should help.

by Charles Topher· · News
Mark Ruffalo Destroys The ‘I Am Not A Feminist’ Social Media Trend With One Perfect Rant (IMAGES)

Mark Ruffalo Destroys The ‘I Am Not A Feminist’ Social Media Trend With One Perfect Rant (IMAGES)

A truly beautiful roast of MRAs and the anti-feminist brigade.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
VA Mom Leaves Kids In Hot Car While Turning Self In For Leaving Kids In Hot Car (VIDEO)

VA Mom Leaves Kids In Hot Car While Turning Self In For Leaving Kids In Hot Car (VIDEO)

A Virginia mother left her two children unattended in a hot car, with windows rolled up as she turned herself in for leaving one of the children unattended in a hot car while she went shopping last month.

by John Prager· · News
Senate Republicans Just Literally Voted Against Clean Water

Senate Republicans Just Literally Voted Against Clean Water

Republicans are using the ruse that farmers will have mud puddles regulated to push their pro-polluter agenda.

by Charles Topher· · News
Sanders Calls On Congress To Finally Pay For Their Wars By Taxing The Rich

Sanders Calls On Congress To Finally Pay For Their Wars By Taxing The Rich

Congress isn’t obligated to budget or offset the cost for war…Bernie Sanders wants to change that.

Los Angeles City Council Approves $15 Minimum Wage Hike

Los Angeles City Council Approves $15 Minimum Wage Hike

If Republicans won’t allow a minimum wage hike on the federal level, we’ll just have to do it city by city.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Ham Demands Miley Cyrus Have Sex With Animals And Kids

Creationist Ken Ham responds to Miley Cyrus’ criticism of the Noah’s Ark fairy tale by questioning why she does not rape animals and children.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Twitter’s Trolling Of The McKinney Neighbors Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today (TWEETS)

Twitter’s Trolling Of The McKinney Neighbors Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today (TWEETS)

Leave it to Twitter to make something positive out of something so horrible.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
No, Jeb Bush; We DO NOT Want A Renewed Cold War With Russia So Just STFU

No, Jeb Bush; We DO NOT Want A Renewed Cold War With Russia So Just STFU

Jeb Bush is shooting his mouth off about U.S. troop exercises in the Ukraine, which he thinks ought to be more “robust.” His words suggest the start of another Cold War. No thanks.

Watching These Kids React To Caitlyn Jenner Proves There’s Hope For The Future (VIDEO)

Watching These Kids React To Caitlyn Jenner Proves There’s Hope For The Future (VIDEO)

This will definitely brighten your day…

by Sarah· · News
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Texas Mayor Defends ‘Jesus’ Welcome Sign Claiming ‘You Can’t Pin One Religion On Jesus’

FACEPALM.

by Sarah· · Current Issues, News
Christian Couple Threatens To Divorce If Gay Marriage Becomes Legal

Christian Couple Threatens To Divorce If Gay Marriage Becomes Legal

They will punish their own children in order to punish the government, or something like that.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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Republican Strategist: Jeb Bush Was Helping Women By Publicly Shaming Them (VIDEO)

A Republican strategist had the gall to defend Jeb Bush for supporting the public shaming of women who don’t live up to his strict conservative “Christian” standards.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Is It Time For A Jubilee? An Ancient Idea Whose Time Has Come

In ancient times, there used to be a celebration within which debts and criminal punishments were forgiven — a jubilee.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News