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Ben Carson Concedes That Details From His Biography Were 'Fictitious'

Dr. Ben Carson copped Thursday to changing some of the details in his repeated retelling of the time he tried to stab a friend at age 14, a story …

Ben Carson

Ben Carson is furious that CNN quoted Ben Carson

x<p>Did Ben Carson really have a violent childhood in which he hit a classmate in the head with a lock in his hand, among other incidents? CNN has gone …

Ben Carson

Ben Carson slanders Islam: Here’s exactly why his claims about Muslims are dead wrong

The neurosurgeon-turned-Republican candidate is spreading absurd lies about the world’s second-largest religion<p>In his recent anti-Muslim crusade, Ben Carson promoted a disturbing form of religious segregation, claiming that a Muslim should only be president if he or she “renounces the tenets of …

Religion

ABC Host Presses The Donald: Your Tax Plan Will Save You Millions Of Dollars

ABC “This Week” host George Stephanopoulos pressed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Sunday to concede that he would save millions of …

Donald Trump

Trump: The Middle East Would Be More Stable Under Saddam And Gadhafi

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Sunday that he thought the Middle East would be more stable if Saddam Hussein and Muammar Gadhafi …

Middle East

Why I'm a 'Makeup Tax' Dodger, and You Should Be Too

<i>This post was originally published by</i> Waging Nonviolence.<p>About ten years ago, a friend and I went to the Clinique counter at Saks Fifth Avenue for makeovers. We thought it would be fun. On the way, I rehearsed my answer to what I imagined would be the makeup artist's first question: "How do you …

Bernie Sanders

Food: Recipes, Cooking Tips, Celebrity Chef Ideas & Food News

Sunny Anderson keeps the kitchen cool and makes dinner easy with one-pot stovetop lasagna and...<p>Giada De Laurentiis cooks up a simple cacio e pepe …

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The right’s food stamp embarrassment: A history lesson for the haters

While conservatives love to beat up on the SNAP program, there’s an awkward little fact that might horrify them<p>Food stamps became part of American life 50 years ago this Sunday when President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Food Stamp Act into law on Aug. 31, 1964. The program has been a whipping boy …

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Someone just paid $350,000 to hunt and kill an endangered rhino

An auction held this weekend in Dallas was ostensibly held in the name of conservation<p>Would-be hunters with money to burn competed in an auction Saturday night that culminated in the sale of a permit to hunt and kill an endangered rhino for $350,000, the AP reports. The hunt, which will take place …

Noam Chomsky: Trans-Pacific Partnership is a “neoliberal assault”

The political theorist and linguist slams the agreement that has little to do with free trade<p>Critics of the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement -- a purported free trade deal between 11 countries, including the U.S., Canada and Japan, which has been in negotiations for some years -- have noted that …

Late Hop Additions and Hop Oils in Beer Brewing

19 comments<p>A trend in modern brewing is the greater use of late steeped hop additions for many styles. These include steeped hop additions, whirlpool …

The Definitive Top 10 IPAs, as Chosen by a Hopped-up Panel of Beer Writers

Stouts and sours and Scotch ales are all gifts from the beer god named "God, But The One Who Works On The Beer", but the IPA is the once and current king of craft brews. So we felt it was our duty, as people who drink stuff, to ask nine illustrious beer scribes to pick their 10 favorites, and …

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10 most appalling comments from the right — just this week

A Republican congressman actually argued that Obamacare is as bad as the Fugitive Slave Act<p><b>1. On Fox TV, it is assumed that the Nicaraguan meteorologist knows all about tacos.</b><br>It’s fairly obvious by now that Fox News is a place where being offensive and ignorant is not just permitted, but …

Into The Tunnels: Exploring The Underside Of NYC

Urban explorer Steve Duncan goes underground, examining the hidden infrastructure of major cities all over the world: their tunnels, subways and sewers. Late in 2010, NPR's Jacki Lyden joined Duncan and a group of subterranean adventurers in New York. (This story originally aired on <i>All Things</i> …

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Watchdog Finds Zero Major Overpayments In Food Stamps, $17 Million In Farm Programs

Crop insurance and rural farm development programs issued over $17 million in high-dollar improper payments during the 2012 fiscal year, but the five …

Was Your Chicken Nugget Made In China? It'll Soon Be Hard To Know

Here's a bit of news that might make you drop that chicken nugget midbite.<p>Just before the start of the long holiday weekend last Friday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture quietly announced that it was ending a ban on processed chicken imports from China. The kicker: These products can now be sold …