Top Articles by Ben Cohen
Shep Smith, Fox News’s one and only rational employee did a stupid thing yesterday in the wake of Robin Williams’s suicide. Speaking on his show, Smith lamented the actor’s untimely passing and wondered out loud whether Williams was a coward.
This is great to hear for anyone in the business, but when a company has built its name by ripping off other people’s work with the dumbest crap on the internet, it’s somewhat disheartening to see it rewarded so lavishly.
Gawker is engaging in some of the most puerile garbage on the internet, some of which is becoming so cringeworthy they are in danger of becoming a huge joke.
There’s a very good reason Obama isn’t calling his one-time foe to help him solve the world’s problems, and it’s not because the President is anti-social. It’s because John McCain is fucking insane.
If you don’t believe Israel is colonizing Palestine, just look at this map. It should clear up any notion that this is a ‘both sides are bad’ conflict. It isn’t.
Pointing out the obvious won’t get you far in American politics. The blatant colonization and brutalization of Palestine by Israel is no different. So why is Obama ignoring it?
Coulter is fast running out of tricks and her rapidly declining book sales is a strong indication that her reign of terror on the U.S. media is coming to an end. Here’s the only way she can remain relevant, and it’s pretty extreme even by her standards.
Rupert Murdoch thinks we are overreacting to climate change, and it isn’t really that big of a deal. He also has a simple solution that scientists haven’t thought of yet. What a guy!
Regardless of who started the latest mini-war, it makes little difference when looking at the larger picture. The fact remains that Palestinians are being collectively punished for the actions of Hamas, and Israel is committing a serious war crime in Gaza.
The Mail has a storied history of supporting Nazis, attacking transgendered people, and going after the poor, so it’s not exactly shocking they lied about Clooney’s fiancée, then lied again about lying about it.
Rick Perry and Sean Hannity, renown for being serious tough guys, showed America just how tough they were by hanging out with the Texas Highway Patrol on the Rio Grande yesterday, and posing with some very large guns.
“As a resident of the south side, I’m living with this daily. Just this morning, a mother of five was shot and killed on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway. She is the second to die by gunfire in her family; her younger brother was killed just under a year ago.”