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On the issue of meaning: Why we should be using “Daesh”

They hate it. And discrediting their main claim is important when it comes to recruiting new members.
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On the hypocrisy of Michael Sam, the NFL, and the public

Tim Tebow-Michael Sam comparisons have had fingers flying on conservative and christian Web sites since the ESPN video showing Sam celebrate his NFL draft by kissing his boyfriend exploded in sport news. But that’s not how I first learned about the “controversy” of the hypocrisy between the reception of the two players into the very public life that comes … Continue reading

Kryptodrakon – The hidden serpent

‘Hidden Dragon’ Beast Gave Rise to Fearsome Flying Reptiles.

Vaccination Fascination

That One Time A Cartoon Punched Fake Science In The Face With ACTUAL FACTS

Sunday Funnies: Wrestling for Jesus

I find it amusing anyway. Part of the documentary, The Nature of Existence, this three minute segment looks at group in Athens, Georgia that has put together a “unique” way of spreading the word. And then there’s this from Jon Stewart – he takes a moment to look at the merits of Obama’s newly appointed … Continue reading

Sunday Funnies: Bill Murray coolest guy EVER

14 Reasons Bill F*cking Murray is the Coolest Human Being Alive Who cares whether or not these are true; this list is awesome, as is the man.

The Punishment Cure – NYTimes.com

http://mobile.nytimes.com/2013/12/09/opinion/krugman-the-punishment-cure.html?hpw=&rref=opinion

License to kill an American icon

“Wind farms that kill bald eagles are now protected from prosecution” Continue reading

CNN – 2013: The Web’s year of the hoax

Don’t lie. We’ve all bought at least one of these stories. Continue reading

Journalist’s potential terrorists in U.K.

British news staff may face terrorism charges over Snowden leaks Continue reading