The best tweet of 2015

Twenty years from now, if someone asks you “Who was Larry King?” read them this tweet. I know billboards hurt the landscape but I like reading them… #itsmy2cents — Larry King (@kingsthings) March 23, 2015

Alabama cops, liberal media conspire to protect gay marriage

Alabama police, always keeping right-wing reactionaries down. The 24-year-old son of Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore was arrested on drug possession charges on Sunday, but according to the younger Moore, the charges are just a political scheme to further attack his father over gay marriage. … “This is nothing more than a prime example of how … Continue reading Alabama cops, liberal media conspire to protect gay marriage

You can’t stop time and other deep ruminations from the black Chauncey Gardiner

I’ve yet to see any convincing evidence of Kanye West’s alleged brilliance, a reputation that has held even after he married a Kardashian. On Monday the man who in 2013 said he “believed the world can be saved by design” was invited to speak at the Oxford Guild Business Society. After asking everyone to remain silent … Continue reading You can’t stop time and other deep ruminations from the black Chauncey Gardiner

Question of the day

After serving squid to the clapping seals at CPAC, Ted Cruz took questions from the biggest clapping seal of them all. Predictably, Sean Hannity went the fanboy route, asking Cruz how he managed to “bravely” survive criticism for helping to shut down the government in 2013? Hannity ended on a particularly obsequious note: “Why does Ted … Continue reading Question of the day

Super Bowl smackdown

The best Super Bowl preview you’ll read: Compared to America’s official secular holidays (the Fourth of July and Thanksgiving), honoring America’s founding or the importance of family seems like work next to “Super Bowl Sunday,” which goes to all the effort of honoring itself. After even a perfunctory amount of pregame feature pieces, anyone watching … Continue reading Super Bowl smackdown