Men Shouldn’t Hit Women, But Not For the Reason Mika Brzezinski Thinks

By July 29, 2014

Men hit women because our society has systematically enabled them to do so for hundreds of years as part of a systemic disempowerment of women.

  • The talk shows react to Stephen A. Smith's apology for saying women shouldn't "provoke" men to violence.
  • Unfortunately, Mika Brzezinski and others missed the real reason why men shouldn't strike women.

Quote of the Day: Alabama Wants To Ignore the Federal Government Because God Says So

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What God giveth Alabama let no man take away.

White House Again Shoves Impeachment Up GOP’s Ass Sideways With Mustard On It

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The Beltway media is somehow trying to make the White House the villain for beating Republicans up with their own impeachment talk.

Is It Time To Start Worrying About Ebola?

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Raising awareness is different from raising fears. That’s important to keep in mind as you watch or read the mainstream media coverage of the growing Ebola crisis in Africa. What’s also important to keep in mind: the mainstream media thrive on fear.

In From the Fringe: The Devolution of Fanatical Republicans


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“I haven’t written anything about politics in a few months. Though I could, and did, pawn it off to a new job, the truth is I’d simply had enough. To quote Nietzsche, ‘When you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.’”

Video: Do Not Open Carry Your Tits in This Restaurant, Ladies

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Maybe the secret to gun control is rebranding guns by referring to them as tits, since these guys seem so hostile to them. Nice tits, guys, can everyone play with them?

Watch the Israeli Military Destroy Several Buildings In No Time

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New video surfaces purporting to show buildings in Gaza being leveled in no time by Israeli air strikes.

Bill O’Reilly Said 13 Stupid Things About Marijuana, So We Debunked Them All

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Bill O’Reilly went on one of the crankiest old-man rants about marijuana you’ll ever see. It was also false.

Here’s How To Protect Yourself from the NSA by Looking Completely Ridiculous

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On the one hand you’ll supposedly fool the facial recognition software you can’t see. On the other, everybody you can see will stare at you.

9 Can’t Miss Shows On Sarah Palin’s New TV Channel

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The answer to the lamestream media has finally arrived.

Sarah Palin’s News Channel Will Solve America!

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Listen up America, Sarah Palin is starting a news channel to solve America’s problems.

FX’s ‘The Strain’ Shows There’s a New Worst Thing About Being a Vampire

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Despite what you hear from all of those Viagra commercials, you should probably also contact your doctor if this happens.

Read BuzzFeed’s Apology For Plagiarism But Now With GIFs!

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We added GIFs to Ben Smith’s apology because for some reason he didn’t.

All the Stupid Things the ‘Meet the Press’ Panel Said About Marijuana In 36 Seconds

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We watched so you didn’t have to.

Neil deGrasse Tyson Schools the Entire Panel Of ‘Real Time With Bill Maher’

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Conservatives hate Neil deGrasse Tyson because he’s smarter than them, but on this weekend’s ‘Real Time’, the astrophysicist also proved he’s smarter than liberals, too.

This Is Something You’d Never See On American Television

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British journalist Jon Snow was so disturbed by the carnage he saw in Gaza, he took to the airwaves and implored viewers to do something about it.

Bill Maher Completely Stumps Republican Critics With One Simple Question

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Bill Maher laid waste to hollow Republican criticism of President Obama’s Ukraine policy with a simple question: What should Obama be doing differently? “And be specific.”

PETA’s Repugnant Offer To Desperate Detroit Is Exactly Why Everybody Hates Them

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“Let them eat vegan!”

BuzzFeed Editor Fired For FAIL, So Here’s My LOL Cover Letter That’s So OMG, It’s WIN

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As your Viral Politics Editor, I won’t call out plagiarists multiple times and then turn out to be a plagiarist myself. That would be really embarrassing.