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Sam Nunberg Melts Down As Interviewers Try To Save Him

Sam Nunberg has never impressed folks as a nice guy. He came to the public eye when he was fired, for a little while, by Mr. Trump for what polite people…

Is Britain Helping Putin Murder People?

Sergei Skripel was a 'double agent' in the secret agent sense. He got caught spying for the West and was imprisoned in Russia. He was freed as part of a…

On Religion, Guns, and the Accumulation of Power

In this country, the majority of the people who want to have fairness in government are those who are not particularly high on the economic scale. They are largely in…

What If ‘Star Trek’ Were Free?

Even after seven television series and thirteen movies, Star Trek’s existence is always precarious. The failure of a show like Star Trek: Enterprise, saved once from cancellation after its second…

The 4 Most Likely Outcomes of Robert Mueller’s Investigation

The cold reality is setting in for the GOP: The only thing standing between a serious electoral setback and a truly historic shellacking in November might be Special Counsel Robert…

How Trump Is Destroying Our Democracy

by Mark Bear It is being reported that the Chinese President Xi Jinping is “consolidating power.” Lest you don’t quite grasp what the consolidation of power means in practical terms,…

Russia’s Putin and How China’s Xi Jinping Makes Trump Mad With Jealousy

Did Uncle Putie's rocket cartoon (apparently created 5 years ago) really scare you? Well, look, we have never had a defense against a massive ICBM attack other than that Mutually…

What UFO ‘Encounters’ Can Tell Us About Fake News

People often mistake Kate Dorsch for someone who studies aliens. But Dorsch actually studies something else. A doctoral candidate at the University of Pennsylvania, she’s been researching UFO reports collected…

Stephen Hawking On What Happened Before the Beginning of Time?

Neil deGrasse Tyson asks Stephen Hawking to weigh in. Neil deGrasse Tyson’s show Star Talk is ending its fourth season with a bang—a big one. The big one, to be…

By Way Of Bizarre: Hope Hicks Ridiculous Explanation of Why She Quit

Have you actually heard Hope Hicks explain her decision to resign as White House communications director?  If not, here it is, according to The New York Times' Maggie Haberman, who broke…

Is Britain’s Far Right Really A Threat?

Yes, Islamic extremists are greater in number in Britain than far-right terrorists so, it is easy to understand why Islamic extremists get all the media attention. The number of incidents…

Corruption: Georgia Lt. Gov. Blackmails Delta Air Over NRA Fare Discounts

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle (R), who leads the Georgia State Senate, said after Delta Air Lines announced it would stop offering discounted fares to National Rifle Association members, is vowing…

Why Britain Must Ban Some Faith Schools

A recent undercover report has established that there are literally hundreds of faith schools, primarily Muslim but a number are Jewish, in Britain that is, frankly, disgraceful and has no…

What Science Says About Bringing Guns Into Schools

In the wake of the Florida shooting, US President Trump said that "highly trained" teachers with guns could help prevent tragedies. "A teacher woulda shot the hell out of him before…