Human Madness

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Homeopathy is quackery plain and simple, whatever the royal family says

Why do some GPs persist in prescribing watered-down, inactive substances?<p>Anyone who doubts the power of homeopathy may want, its practitioners point out, to account for an extraordinary longitudinal study involving multiple generations of one exceptionally long-lived British family of homeopathy …

Homeopathy

Christian Group Prays to Protect Donald Trump From the Curses of Witches

April 21, 2018 by Hemant Mehta<p><b>Pastor Frank Amedia</b> recently appeared on televangelist <b>Jim Bakker</b>‘s show, along with members of his group “POTUS …

Donald Trump

Canadian Woman Who Instagrammed Her Cocaine-Smuggling Cruise Sentenced to 8 Years in Prison

A Canadian woman was sentenced Wednesday to eight years in prison after attempting to smuggle millions of dollars worth of cocaine into Australia on …

Crime

Minister ridiculed for saying ancient India invented internet

<b>A minister who has claimed that the internet was invented thousands of years ago by ancient Indians is being met with ridicule.</b><p>Biplab Deb, who is the chief minister of the north-eastern state of Tripura, made the comments at a public function on Tuesday evening.<p>He cited an example from the ancient …

India

Republican Congressman Denies Trump Has Ever Lied a Single Time

Ohio U.S. Representative Jim Jordan, chairman of the House Freedom Caucus, was asked by Anderson Cooper if President Trump lies frequently, as James …

Donald Trump

Australia doesn’t exist! And other bizarre geographic conspiracies that won’t go away

Australia doesn’t exist. The signs were there the whole time: in what country is the only thing more poisonous than the snakes the spiders? How did we ever believe that kangaroos were a thing?<p>This discovery, believed by some to be a joke or a conspiracy theory, has been circulating on social media …

Conspiracies

Congress is giving Trump more war powers. Why?

This article originally appeared on Just Security. After years of more talk than action in Congress, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee is poised …

World Politics

Republican candidate caught on tape explaining how he's banking on terrorist attack to help him win

A South Dakota Republican congressional candidate is trying to walk back the truly insane, recorded statement he made claiming that an Islamic …

Terrorism

House Republicans are voting to make deficits unconstitutional after their $1.5 trillion tax cut

The balanced budget amendment is back. And it’s a joke.<p>Republicans were unfazed by the deficit impact of their $1.5 trillion tax cut when they passed it. Now they are trying to make deficits unconstitutional.<p>The House is scheduled to vote on a balanced budget amendment Thursday. Though several …

Health Care

Paul Ryan's Biggest Influence: 10 Things You Should Know About the Lunatic Ayn Rand

Click here for reuse options! Here's a treasure trove of background info on the woman who inspired the exiting Speaker of the House"The reason I got …

Middle-class

Clarence Thomas' Wife Posts Memes Trashing Parkland Kids and Comparing Gun Control to Holocaust

In a stunning demonstration of what Facebook is for now, Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, is using her account to …

Gun Control

Here’s the real reason so many people now believe the Earth is flat

There is now an alarmingly large number of people who really believe that the Earth is some kind of magic pancake thing floating in space.<p>A frankly …

Flat Earth

NRA board member Ted Nugent: Democrats should be 'shot like coyotes'

Nugent: Democrats Should Be Shot Like Coyotes<p>Musician and NRA board member Ted <b>Nugent</b> likened Democrats, members of the media and others to “rabid …

Ted Nugent

A Very High Percentage of Young People Aren't Sure the World Is Round

Which is pretty sad when contemplating the future of the planet, whatever ​shape you think its is.<p>This week, the online pollster YouGov released a survey of 8,215 American adults who were asked if they believe the Earth is flat, a ridiculous and obviously false conspiracy that has become a weirdly …

Earth

Over one year into his presidency Trump blames Obama for latest Syria gas attack in Twitter blitz

Well over one year into his presidency, Donald Trump on Sunday blamed former President Barack Obama for the latest gas attack in Syria that resulted …

Donald Trump

Republican Congressman Draws Loaded Gun During Meeting with Constituents

In a stunt that South Carolina GOP Chairman Drew McKissick characterized as “hysterical,” Republican U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman drew a loaded .38-caliber …

Guns

Trump Thinks He’s Wildly Popular

The 45th president of the United States is such a powerful font of misinformation that it’s often difficult to isolate and analyze specific things he …

Government

GOP consultant launches hilarious 'South Park' parody targeting Mormon Church's tax-exempt status

A “South Park” parody by longtime Republican political consultant and prominent LGBTQ activist Fred Karger will target the Mormon Church’s tax-exempt …

Taxes

Irish Psychiatrist Claims Cannabis 'Does More Damage To Humans Than Any Drug That Is Out There'

An Irish psychiatrist made quite a stir at the Irish Medical Organisation Annual General Meeting with his comments regarding medical marijuana on …

Cannabis

Louisiana Republican cites satirical news article to claim legal pot in Colorado killed 37 people in a day

A Republican Louisiana lawmaker this week cited a satirical news article while arguing against expanding medical marijuana in her state.<p><i>The Advocate</i> …

Cannabis

Ann Coulter wants the US military to kill immigrants attempting to enter the country

Syndicated right-wing columnist Ann Coulter criticized President Donald Trump’s plan to send the U.S. military to the border asking, “Are they going …

Immigration

Trump Falls Apart In Front Of The World When Asked About Russia

During a joint press conference at the White House with the leaders of the Baltic States, Trump came unhinged and fell apart when asked about …

Russia

TAXPAYERS SCREWED: 'Drunk Judge' Shows Up 1 Of 214 Workdays, Gets Pay Raise. Defends It In Video Rant, Calls Media 'Racist'

In the words of the imitable Ron Swanson of Parks and Recreation, "It's never too early to learn that the government is a greedy piglet that suckles …

Facebook Live

'We're not terrorists': NRA's Dana Loesch goes berserk over Parkland teen 'bigots' who don't 'take action'

NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch on Thursday berated the survivors of a mass shooting in Parkland, Florida for taking part in an anti-gun rally in …

Guns

Alex Jones depicts Parkland survivors David Hogg, Emma Gonzalez as Nazis

Jones’ fear mongering knows no bounds, as he compares March For Our Lives to the Hitler Youth movement<p>The right-wing attacks against the Parkland, Florida school shooting survivors are persisting and only growing more extreme as time goes on.<p>Infowars' Alex Jones was the latest conservative to take …

Rights & Freedoms

RawStory.com - Raw Story

FEATURED STORIES<p>Donald Trump has declared “mission accomplished” after a “perfectly executed” missile strike which cost $165 and killed no one. A …

Donald Trump

'Hitler's regime took guns': Televangelists say Parkland students are like 'demonic' Nazis who 'rape' gun owners

Televangelist Frances Swaggart, the wife of Jimmy Swaggart, on Monday suggested that the students who participated in the March for Our Lives over …

Guns

Doctors slam Rick Santorum: 'CPR not effective' against assault weapons

Former U.S. senator Rick Santorum's suggestion that student survivors of last month's deadly shooting rampage at a Florida high school should forget about supporting "phony gun laws" and learn CPR has drawn the ire of some physicians on social media.<p>"How about kids instead of looking to someone …

United States