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Posted on: Aug 4, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The first gay-married couple from West Point fought back after attack in New York City.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Puerto Rico has hit hard times, but, thanks to a safety net, is better off than Greece.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

And Fox finds new ways to blame blacks for cops' poor decisions to shoot them.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Another thing Donald Trump is totally wrong about.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"Prison sentences are like penises. If used correctly, even a short one can do the trick."

Posted on: Jul 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Bush lives completely inside the conservative information bubble.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Turns out The Donald and Kim Jong-un have a few things in common.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2015, Source: AlterNet

When this blowhard blows, there's no telling what will come out.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Esmeralda Rossi is now suing.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Hillary Clinton showed she can evolve on the issue. Conservatives, not so much.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The amount of hate directed at this young woman is beyond awful.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Bush's remarks were no gaffe.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Trump is far from the only vile idiot on the rightward flank these days.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Severe austerity and hard money is the toxic brew pols like Paul Ryan want to bring home.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Couldn't have happened to a nicer company.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The voters said "no" to a campaign of bullying and intimidation.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Fox Newsians really outdid themselves this week.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Only about a quarter of Americans think this is the best country these days. What's behind the stats?

Posted on: Jun 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Some seemed opposed to the idea of the Supreme Court making decisions at all.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Greece's debt trap is inescapable and its exit from the euro will hurt the whole world economy.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A number of these dopes are running for president.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The law's opponents' real fear was that it might work. It is.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

It's his show and he can cry if he wants to.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Of course, he had plenty help from the Donald himself.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A state's history of slaveholding predicts opposition to gun control, unions, Obamacare and better wages.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Why is the flag flying at any staff at all?

Posted on: Jun 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

We're at a loss to explain this network-wide brain dysfunction.

Posted on: Jun 19, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Here comes some more plutocrat wishful thinking.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"America's id running for president."

Posted on: Jun 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Is he running for president or for best musical, one asked.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"The reason people believe torture works is because it does . . . on TV."

Posted on: Jun 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The columnist sees a budding populism and unrepentant liberalism in a once centrist party.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Crazy GOP-er suggests connection between abortion and the California drought.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Seriously bad ideas have remarkable staying power. That's no accident.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Rather than do actual reporting, media looked at pictures and guessed.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

We have a system that locks up people for being poor, and we know how to fix it.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"But those forces can be fought, and the place to start fighting is within yourself."

Posted on: Jun 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Hissy fits, insane rants and headscratching cruelties all in a week's work for nutjobs on the right.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Walker is outdoing even Todd Akin's "legitimate rape" absurdity.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Just arm the rebels, that never backfires.

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