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Texas Police Officer Unjustly Shoots Family Dog — Treatment For Injuries May Cost As Much As $2,500

This dog was shot by police while standing beside her owner’s 16-year-old son. She survived the assault, but not without a painful, debilitating injury.

by Elizabeth· · Current Issues, News
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John Oliver Nails It On U.S. Bail System (VIDEO)

John Oliver rips the U.S. bail system to shreds in this must watch segment from Last Week Tonight. “Bail has become a way to lock up the poor, regardless of guilt.”

by Randa Morris· · News
Racist ‘N*ggermania’ Website Offers Tips On ‘Living a N*gger-Free Life’ (SCREENSHOTS)

Racist ‘N*ggermania’ Website Offers Tips On ‘Living a N*gger-Free Life’ (SCREENSHOTS)

This may very well be the most racist thing you will ever read.

by Shannon Barber· · Current Issues, News
What Could The Wisconsin Straw Poll Mean For A Candidate Like Bernie Sanders?

What Could The Wisconsin Straw Poll Mean For A Candidate Like Bernie Sanders?

Straw polls mean nothing — usually.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Kansas Dictator Sam Brownback Orders State Supreme Court To Obey Illegal Law…Or Else

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed a law declaring that the state judiciary branch will lose all funding if the state supreme court strikes down a law he favors.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
White Teen Who Shot The McKinney Video Speaks Out: ‘I Thought He Was Going To Shoot’ (VIDEO)

White Teen Who Shot The McKinney Video Speaks Out: ‘I Thought He Was Going To Shoot’ (VIDEO)

The 15-year-old who filmed the infamous McKinney video is finally speaking out. Watch what he has to say.

by Shannon Argueta· · News
This Explains A Lot: Duggars Hired Huckabee’s PR Guy To Spin Molestation Charges

This Explains A Lot: Duggars Hired Huckabee’s PR Guy To Spin Molestation Charges

Leave it to the Duggars to treat the “problem” of one of their sons molesting four of their daughters as a political issue in need of a good spin-doctor.

by Jameson Parker· · News
Rumsfeld Turns On Bush: He Was Wrong About Iraq

Rumsfeld Turns On Bush: He Was Wrong About Iraq

Rumsfeld turns on Bush, Condi and Rumsfeld contradict each other, and Dick Cheney says Bush knew about the torture all along.

Hate Abortion And Teen Pregnancy? Drop ‘Abstinence-Only’ Like Hawaii Did And Rates Plummet

Hate Abortion And Teen Pregnancy? Drop ‘Abstinence-Only’ Like Hawaii Did And Rates Plummet

Why do Republicans insist on so many abortions when they can be prevented?

by Sarah· · News
Jon Stewart Shreds Racist McKinney Cop: ‘This Is Progress’ Because ‘Nobody Is Dead’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Shreds Racist McKinney Cop: ‘This Is Progress’ Because ‘Nobody Is Dead’ (VIDEO)

“The Daily Show” finds the silver lining in a horrendous case of police brutality.

by Vera· · News
‘You Are Sick!’: Israeli Anchor Loses It On Air When A Jewish-Israeli Supports Boycotting Israel (VIDEO)

‘You Are Sick!’: Israeli Anchor Loses It On Air When A Jewish-Israeli Supports Boycotting Israel (VIDEO)

This is what happens when a Jewish Israeli speaks out against Israel’s occupation of Palestine in the Israeli media.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
Obama Invades Texas: So Far Feds Have Dropped $11M In Cash Bombs On Flood Victims

Obama Invades Texas: So Far Feds Have Dropped $11M In Cash Bombs On Flood Victims

When Obama finally invaded Texas he did it by way of direct deposit to flood victims’ bank accounts.

by Charles Topher· · News
Lawsuit: Pool Party Cop Made Black Guy Pull Down Pants During 2007 Traffic Stop

Lawsuit: Pool Party Cop Made Black Guy Pull Down Pants During 2007 Traffic Stop

The officer who was captured on video brutalizing a bikini-clad 15-year-old girl at a pool party was previously accused of planting evidence on a black man during a traffic stop.

by John Prager· · News
White McKinney Resident Says Cop Who Pulled Gun On Black Kids At Pool Party ‘Deserves A Medal’ (VIDEO)

White McKinney Resident Says Cop Who Pulled Gun On Black Kids At Pool Party ‘Deserves A Medal’ (VIDEO)

White conservatives are rallying to call the racist McKinney cop a hero.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
Some Hospitals Are Charging Uninsured Patients 1000 Percent More Than Insured Patients

Some Hospitals Are Charging Uninsured Patients 1000 Percent More Than Insured Patients

This problem completely debunks the entire free market philosophy and it makes not signing up for healthcare even more stupid.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Glenn Beck Admits He Wants To Be The ‘Martin Luther King’ Of Hating Gay People (VIDEO)

Glenn Beck Admits He Wants To Be The ‘Martin Luther King’ Of Hating Gay People (VIDEO)

He also said he’s David fighting Goliath… you know, if David was a douchebag radio host and Goliath was equal rights for all…

by Sarah· · News
This GOP Senator’s Tweet Calling Out Obama Is This Week’s SMDH Moment To Remember (TWEETS)

This GOP Senator’s Tweet Calling Out Obama Is This Week’s SMDH Moment To Remember (TWEETS)

A Tweet so stupid it could only belong to a Republican.

by Charles Topher· · News
A Republican Radio Host Actually Admitted It – He Wants To Bring Back Jim Crow Voting Laws (AUDIO)

A Republican Radio Host Actually Admitted It – He Wants To Bring Back Jim Crow Voting Laws (AUDIO)

As frightening as the idea is, this man actually wants to bring back Jim Crow voting.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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Best Graduation Advice Ever: ‘Go Out Into The World And F*ck It Up Beautifully’ (VIDEO)

John Waters’ career and life tips for new grads sound crazy–especially numbers six and 12–but do we really need more ‘successful’ people?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Glenn Beck Claims He Has Network Of 10,000 Pastors Willing To Die Opposing Gay Rights (VIDEO)

Glenn Beck Claims He Has Network Of 10,000 Pastors Willing To Die Opposing Gay Rights (VIDEO)

An egomaniac with a personal army of 10,000 religious extremists willing to die for a losing cause. What could go wrong?

by Jameson Parker· · News