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Friday, March 06, 2015

every other friday at five

goldman sachs doesn't care what you think

conservatives sent $50 million to scam pacs

ferguson is not the only city to get a bad report

climate change progress is possible

and far too soon after losing leonard nimoy, we say rip to producer of the early star trek movies (as well as countless 70's tv shows) harve bennett

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Thursday, March 05, 2015

rain every thursday

autism rates aren't actually increasing

woman arrested for beating someone to make them convert to jesus

the crime rate is going down, but the number of people in jail is going up

hospitals fail to protect nursing staff from becoming patients
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Wednesday, March 04, 2015

spring summer and wednesdays


study: low iq corrolates with bigotry

study: mass incarceration is costly and doesn't work

feel trapped in your job?  that's because you are

canadians told to stop spocking the 5 dollar bill
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Tuesday, March 03, 2015

moon over tuesday

mega-droughts could last 30 years

iceland convicts bad bankers

studies suggets raising children without religion may be good for them

warren buffet calls elizabeth warren 'angry'

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Monday, March 02, 2015

monday comes

japan has more car chargers than gas stations

is alaska losing its snow?

blackand latino scientists are routinely mistaken for janitors

women received $1.5 million after brain injury makes her become a dominatrix
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Sunday, March 01, 2015

sunday sun

the u.s. faces greater threat from lone wolf terrorists than jihadists

lower the drinking age to 19

brianna wu is risking her life standing up to gamergate

science deniers are not skeptics
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Saturday, February 28, 2015

saturday night thunderbolt

most common type of american terrorist is a white man with a grudge and a gun

u.s. faces worst drought in 1,000 years

s.c. senator says women are a lesser cut of meat

when in tokyo, be sure to stop by the owl cafe

and rip mr. spock, as well as many other great roles, leonard nimoy
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Friday, February 27, 2015

everyday friday night

stock buybacks are killing the american economy

vaccines: facts vs. myth

girls score better on math tests if teachers don't know they're girls

research shows dinosaurs be trippin'!
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Thursday, February 26, 2015

probably on thursday

mother jones reads ben carson's 6 books so you don't have to

the sharing economy is more like share-the-crumbs economy

"austerity is complete horse shit"

research indicates you should join a union
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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

sounds from a wednesday morning

corporations write off fines as tax deductible

yikes!  we are running out of helium

cheaper robots could replace factory workers

on facebook, brands are not your friends
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015

moody tuesday

insurance companies are making the sickest patients pay more for their drugs

papa john's ordered to pay nearly $800,000 in wage theft case

5 facts that show americans are struggling

those with darker skin report slower police response time
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Monday, February 23, 2015

monday came

global warming affecting alaska dog sled race

how the war on drugs got started

climate denying scientist got a million bucks from the fossile fuel industry

science says eat with your kids
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Sunday, February 22, 2015

sunday stroll

marijuana does not make you more likely to crash your car

holier and healthier than thou: republican virtue and healthcare

california dmv failing to register millions of voters

if critics wrote about male directors the way they write abou 'selma' director ava duvernay

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Saturday, February 21, 2015

saturday night special

unions make wealth more fairly distributed

why are conservatives such whiny cry babies?

most of america's rich think the poor have it easy

speaking while female
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Friday, February 20, 2015

every other friday at five

americans are fleeing religion

anti-vax doctors should lose their licenses

colorado offered free birth control - and teen pregnancies fell by 40%

sam brownback tried to turn kansas into a republican utopia - and the results are laughable
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Thursday, February 19, 2015

perpetually thursday

the downside of freelance work

dozens of environmental activists are murdered every year

monsanto gmo crops pushing monarch butterfly to extinction

gung hay fat choy!  it's the year of the goat!

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

snowboarding on wednesday

it costs $21,000 to ignore the homeless than to give them a home

saudi arabia insists their beheadings are better than isis beheadings

godless parents are doing a better job

don't steam your vagina
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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

miss kita pag tuesday

the jenny mccarthy body count

the conservative grifter problem

the invisibility of labor news

the super-rich can't hide from the rest of us

and rip singer/song-writer lesley gore

and in honor of ms. gore, here's a great psa she made a couple of years ago



you don't own me
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Monday, February 16, 2015

monday bride

federal judges see an 'epidemic of prosecutorial misconduct' in california

femicide is a big problem in latin america

6 astounding facts about our super-rich congress

what white people need to learn

and rip star of gigi, villain of octopussy, and great french actor louis jourdan

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Sunday, February 15, 2015

sunday stripper

we can solve climate change, but it won't be cheap or easy

gop trickle down has 70% of americans near financial ruin

16-year-old develops app that shows where politicians get their funding

beware the sting of the gympie gympie tree (seriously!)

and rip laugh-in announcer and radio artist (and the voice of space ghost!) gary owens; as well as pioneering newsman stan chambers
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Saturday, February 14, 2015

my funny valentine

mainstream media: who gets on and who doesn't

dear evangelicals: you've been had

having a romantic partner can make pain feel worse

here's maybe the funniest comment thread ever

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Friday, February 13, 2015

every friday afternoon

wal-mart's idea of a manufacturing recovery

boys of color are more likely to be jailed

7 things to help millennials in this economy

"american sniper" has much to teach us if we want to build an anti-war movement
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Thursday, February 12, 2015

perfect by thursday

the fbi invents some plots and ignores others

the msm's failure to report on the importance of anti-austerity victories in greek politics

how roy cohn helped rupert murdoch

al gore thinks oil companies use the atmosphere as an open sewer

and rip cbs newsman bob simon

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

sleazy wednesday (in slow motion)

calls for media to accurately label climate deniers growing louder

dogs have to get their shots but why not kids?

dianne feinstein's husband is poised to make $1 billion selling post offices

oregon was founded as a racist utopia
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jon retiring?

where are we supposed to get our news now?

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

meanwhile in supposedly liberal washington state

we can't tax billionaires 1/10th of 1% of their annual income but we can raise what disabled people pay to ride the bus by 33%.

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mercy and tuesday

without reeling in wall street, the middle class is gone

30% of measles cases in california have been hospitalized

the 23 katrinas of barack obama

what do you know, parasites are good
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Monday, February 09, 2015

monday break

the myth behind defensive gun ownership

scientists discover jellyfish superpowers

69-year-old seattle man arrested for walking while black

tale of two bloggers: steve gilliard vs. andrew sullivan

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Sunday, February 08, 2015

sunday shining

why aren't we using gun technology that could save 100's of children's lives

1/3 of baby boomers over the age of 67 are still in the workforce

wikipedia banned women editors who were editing pages about gamergate sex discrimination

staggeringly lopsided recovery
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Saturday, February 07, 2015

saturday night (so i married an axe muderer)

why finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes

sexism is making women sick

spotting fake reviews on line

could you go 40 days without being mean?
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Friday, February 06, 2015

dress on fridays

meet the radical brownies: girl scouts for the modern age

high tes pt scores at charter schools mat be false positives

how obama's capital gains tax plan hits the 1% where they live

does mike huckabee have a shot at the gop nomination?
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Thursday, February 05, 2015

pay days thursday

bob dylan wants job creators to start creating jobs

here's an interactive map showing how sea level rise will affect coastal areas

study:  fast food industry could easily pay $15 an hour

this battery has been ringing bells for over 175 years and no one knows how
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