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Public Support for Torture is Exactly Why We Shouldn’t Torture

The fact that so many people endorse this medieval interrogation method speaks volumes about why we shouldn’t do it.


Greenwald & Company Attack Elizabeth Warren Because This is What They Do

Greenwald made it perfectly clear that Warren is more or less just another political demon, all too willing to genuflect to Israel.


MEMBERS ONLY: The End of “Stephen Colbert” and the Beginning of Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert, great comedian, or the greatest comedian?


The 11 Most Psychotic Things Dick Cheney Said About Torture on Meet the Press

For the sake of posterity, and to make sure his backwards, immoral revisionism is squelched with full force, let’s go through the worst of the worst quotes from Sunday.


Can We Finally Agree That Congressman Pete King Doesn’t Know What the Hell He’s Talking About?

He invariably comes off as a marble-mouthed dilettante who can’t be bothered to skim through the news he’s been invited to discuss.


Former GOP Congressman Thinks We Should Torture Our Enemies “Like Animals”

Seriously, is he really allowed to see his kids or to own pets?


Former Bush CIA Directors Publish Huge Pro-Torture Editorial to Cover Their Guilty Asses

The chief counterpoint to this ridiculous “torture works” crapola is this: even if it totally worked, it doesn’t matter.


The Senate Torture Report is Worse Than We Imagined

The CIA and certain factions of the previous administration have absolutely endangered more lives than it saved by engaging in such reckless, illegal and immoral behavior.


MEMBERS ONLY: Are Cops on Steroids a Contributing Factor in Excessive Force Cases?

Does the potential for excessive force negate any benefit the officers might experience in terms of satisfying their duty to the public?

President Obama Makes Statement In The Briefing Room Of White House

We Officially Live in the Era of the “Obama Economic Boom”

Where are the jobs, Mr. Speaker? Certainly not at the bottom of that glass of cheap Merlot.


MEMBERS ONLY: The After Party Podcast! Bob and Chez Discuss the Best and Worst Movies of 2014

The New James Bond; The New Terminator Trailer; An Asian Terminator; Inherent Vice; Joaquin Phoenix is Scuzzy; Our Top Five Favorite Movies of 2014; Bob’s Top Five Worst Movies of 2014; Richard Linklater’s Boyhood; Black Mirror; The Past, The Future and Progressing as Writers; Bob’s Doomed Book; The Newsroom, Sorkin, Ave Maria and Traffic Bonuses; and more.


The Reality of Black Crime and Why There’s No Justice for Eric Garner

Could it be that the statistics showing astronomical urban street crime on behalf of blacks be skewed by racial bias and profiling? Clearly.


Bill O’Reilly: Rams Players Aren’t “Smart Enough” To Understand the “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” Movement

Evidently, O’Reilly doesn’t think they’re smart enough to know exactly what they were protesting.


MEMBERS ONLY: And White People Still Wonder Why Blacks are Angry About Racism?

If you really don’t understand why protesters in Ferguson and around the world are so enraged by the grand jury’s failure to indict Darren Wilson, then you simply don’t understand history, regardless of whether it’s the history of 100 or 200 years ago, or the history of what happened in the major media yesterday.


Between Ferguson and the Reaction to the Star Wars Trailer, Racism is Alive and Louder Than Ever

Evidently, the social media racism directed at John Boyega was his own fault.


President Obama To Immigrants: “We Shall Not Oppress a Stranger, We Were Strangers Once, Too”

Obama: “If you’ve been in America for more than five years; if you have children who are American citizens or legal residents; if you register, pass a criminal background check, and you’re willing to pay your fair share of taxes — you’ll be able to apply to stay in this country temporarily without fear of deportation.”


Rand Paul Squandered the Only Shot at NSA Reform For a Long, Long Time

Rand Paul is a slick used-car salesman who’s always on the lookout for opportunistic material with which to trick voters into buying his clown-sized jalopy.


The Republican Lawsuit Against Obamacare Gets a New “Liberal” Attorney

It’s totally bizarre that Jonathan Turley fails to see the constitutional problems commensurate with one branch of government suing another branch.