This morning it was announced that John Nash, famed mathemtician was killed on the New Jersey turnpike in a tragic car crash that claimed his life and that of his wife.
John Forbes Nash Jr., the ...
It was late 2012, on a week day, about 5:00am. I’d just sent my husband out the door with his lunch and was brewing myself a cup of tea to enjoy in front of the odious "Morning Joe," when he ...
Why even bother?
Well, you guys went ahead and did a press avail, and ...
A portion of the 4-mile-wide oil spill near Santa Barbara, CA
Campers at popular Refugio State Beach in California were alarmed by noxious fumes and notified authorities, who discovered ...
(photo credit: G. Pisano)
On Hardball tonight, Chris Matthews interviewed ex-CIA Deputy Director (and Acting Director) under George W. Bush, Michael Morrell. Here is a ...
Wow. All I can say is...good for him, seriously:
Lifelong Republican Turns On His Party, Embraces Obamacare
Luis Lang, who is currently crowdfunding for medical expenses that he can’t afford ...
(illustration courtesy of Mad Magazine)
In case you didn't yet know Cheney was recklessly incompetent. From firstlook.org :
When presented with an actual terror threat – the one that ...
I didn’t really think I’d be rich either, except for a very small part of my brain that thought I’d be rich and famous when I grew up. Like, you know maybe I’d grow up to be a band.
I guess ...
Honest answer to a reader's question
No snark, no smartassery. This is one of the finest responses I've ever seen to this kind of question.
Setup: The Charlotte Observer's Taylor Batten wrote a ...
Mt. St. Helens eruption in 1980
Thirty-five years ago, on May 18, 1980, Mount St. ...