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Meet the libertarians — the #NeverTrump movement's last hope

Get over it, #NeverTrumpers. No amount of praying for a political unicorn to inhabit Bill Kristol's www.renegadeparty.com can overcome the cruel logic of the electoral calendar, with its expired filing deadlines and hopelessly uphill signature-gathering requirements. There's only one non-Republican …

Government

Why millions of Christian evangelicals oppose Obamacare and civil rights

Religious fundamentalists believe end times are upon us. It’s no wonder they’re so desperate to cling to power<p>American evangelicals have been waiting for the world to end for a long time. But that’s not to say they’ve just been sitting around. Apocalypticism has inspired evangelistic crusades, …

Growing use of police body cameras raises privacy concerns

Scores of law enforcement agencies already use body-worn cameras, and calls for more have only grown across the U.S. after recent cases involving use of force have pitted the word of police officers against angry residents.<p>The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and the Los Angeles Police …

A Janis Joplin film finally shakes the kozmic blues

Hollywood has been trying, fruitlessly, to make a movie about Janis Joplin almost since she let loose that rendition of "Ball and Chain" at Monterey nearly a half-century ago. But Ron Terry, a music-producer-turned-screenwriter who knew and worked with the renegade musician, may have finally …

Susan Boyle Has Her First Boyfriend at Age 53

At the age of 53, Susan Boyle finally has her first boyfriend.<p>“I don’t want to say any more about who he is right now as that would be unfair on …

Susan Boyle

‘I’m Born Again Today’: Two Country Music Stars Reveal That They Are Gay

Country music stars Ty Herndon and Billy Gilman shocked fans Thursday when they both publicly announced for the first time that they are gay.<p>Herndon, 52, who revealed the secret he has concealed for decades in an interview with “Entertainment Tonight,” said that he’s been in a relationship with a …

Husband secretly films wife adorably rapping to Salt-N-Pepa in car

Sometimes it's the little things that make marriage special, like watching your wife rap along to Salt-N-Pepa's "None of Your Business" in the car.<p>A husband secretly recording his wife's karaoke has made it everyone's business, posting the video on YouTube under the title "The cutest gangsta I …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Will music be free in the future?

As corporations and musicians look for new ways to get our attention – and our money - what does this mean for the fans? Greg Kot explains.<p>From Taylor Swift and U2 to Garth Brooks and Iggy Pop, there has been a lot of noise in recent weeks from artists and bands testing new business models, …

Antonya Nelson's Ten Writing Rules

<i>In the 33rd in a series of posts on 2014 books entered for The Story Prize, Antonya Nelson, author of</i> <i></i>Funny Once <i>(Bloomsbury), tells writers what they</i> …

Will This ‘Generation Gap’ Over the Bible and Homosexuality Have Major Ramifications for Christianity?

It’s no secret that Millennials — generally perceived as individuals ages 18 to 35 — are more out of tune with faith and religion than any other generation.<p>And as many churches struggle to attract young adherents, one professor is claiming that traditional views on sexuality aren’t necessarily …