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Ann Coulter Is Against Weed Because A Pool Guy Didn't Clean Her Pool, Or Something

Ann Coulter railed wildly against the legalization of pot on Wednesday, saying that it would turn people into drugged zombies incapable of work—or something like that.<p>The conservative commentator sat down with Piers Morgan, and the two got in a heated debate over the implications of legalized …

Thiel: Taking NFC West title a brutal chore | Sportspress Northwest

Seattle’s Pete Carroll and Arizona’s Bruce Arians are nearly football-plan twins. / Drew McKenzie, Sportspress Northwest<p>About this time every year we …

23 Outrageously Delicious Cookies To Bake Right Now

It's time to celebrate Bake Cookies Day, arguably the best holiday of the ENTIRE YEAR.

Good Grief and Great Tits

There's something I should probably come clean about at the start of this piece. I didn't read the whole thing—but why should I have to read the …

School tries to silence fifth-grader’s speech on religion

<b>Zachary Golob-Drake (WFLA)</b><p>A Florida student writes about injustices committed “In the Name of Religion”<p>Mary Elizabeth Williams<p>December 17, 2013 3:36pm (UTC)<p>Zachary Golob-Drake is the kind of kid any school would be proud to have representing it. And last week, the Tampa, Fla., fifth-grader won a …

Brad Pitt's Personal Photos of Angelina Jolie

Every family has its unique rites of passage, those generational milestones that mark a child’s growth and remind parents of their own similar experiences, years earlier. In the Jolie-Pitt household, one such event is the day a kid begins collecting daggers. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s …

The New Politics of Pot: The 2014 Candidates Who Want to Legalize It

Forget decriminalization or medical marijuana. Bolstered by state ballot victories, top-tier contenders in 2014 are seeking full legalization, the …

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Travels with right-wing nuts: My road trip on Route GOP with Paul Ryan and Michele Bachmann

<b>Michele Bachmann, Paul Ryan (Jeff Malet (maletphoto.com)/AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Salon)</b><p>One liberal, three GOP strongholds: What a drive through Ryan and Bachmann country says about America right now<p>Eric Lutz<p>December 8, 2013 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Janesville is boring.<p>It’s Nov. 4, just after 11 a.m. The sky is …

Worst Guy Ever Alert: Beware of Horrible Hipster Pastor Mark Driscoll

I wouldn't normally give extra attention to preening alpha evangedouche Mark Driscoll, but he seems to be popping up more and more in my mainstream …

Rick Santorum: Nelson Mandela Fought “Great Injustice” Like Obamacare

If Nelson Mandela were alive right now, do you know what he’d do? He’d risk life and limb to protest grotesque injustices like . . . affordable health insurance. This is, naturally, according to failed presidential candidate/Jerry Seinfeld claymation figurine Rick Santorum. Mandela, Santorum told …

Watch the Real-Life Anchorman Who Inspired Will Ferrell to Create Ron Burgundy

In a new* *<i>Rolling Stone</i> interview, Will Ferrell reveals the origin story of Ron Burgundy, the satirical 70s anchorman who is currently terrorizing our great nation —its college campuses, grocery aisles, and museums—to promote <i>Anchorman</i>’s upcoming sequel,<i>Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues</i>.<p>The actor …

Huskies Turn Focus To Petersen, Nussmeier | Sportspress Northwest

Having been snubbed by UCLA coach Jim Mora, a former Huskies walk-on and Seahawks head coach, and former UW assistant Gary Pinkel, head coach for 13 …

What Do Dress Codes Say About Girls' Bodies? - Ms. Magazine Blog

“You’re not going out dressed like <i>that</i>!”<p>“What mother would let her child wear such a short skirt?”<p>Think about it: How often do we police girls’ …

Thiel: Seahawks make them the ‘Aints again | Sportspress Northwest

Zach Miller emphatically celebrates his first-quarter touchdown against the Saints Monday night. / Drew McKenzie, Sportspress Northwest<p>Almost never …

Saints stuck in Seattle overnight

SEATTLE -- As if the night couldn't get any worse for the New Orleans Saints after their 34-7 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, they wound up having to …

Ronald Reagan's Son Records Atheist Radio Ad: 'Not Afraid Of Burning In Hell'

Ron Reagan, the son of former President Ronald Reagan, has recorded a radio ad promoting the Freedom From Religion Foundation. The ad has been running on the progressive radio program "The Randi Rhodes Show."<p>In the ad, which has been running all month, the former Air America host and atheist …

Donald Sutherland: 'I want Hunger Games to stir up a revolution'

Donald Sutherland wants to stir revolt. A real revolt. A youth-led uprising against injustice that will overturn the US as we know it and usher in a kinder, better way. "I hope that they will take action because it's getting drastic in this country." Drone strikes. Corporate tax dodging. Racism. …

Breaking: Whole Foods strike wins Thanksgiving day off, workers say

<b>(AP/Steven Senne)</b><p>(UPDATED) “I think it will be disruptive, but that’s kind of the point,” says one of Chicago workers striking today<p>Josh Eidelson<p>November 27, 2013 3:11pm (UTC)<p>A handful of Whole Foods workers plan to strike today at two stores, joining this month’s wave of non-union low-wage worker …

NFL eyes O-line coach Jim Turner

Dolphins offensive line coach Jim Turner is a person of interest in the NFL's investigation of Jonathan Martin's harassment claims and the culture …

Football (U.S.)

4 creeping ways capitalism is killing us

Profit motives offer little incentive to feed the hungry, treat the sick or provide any kind of retirement security<p>Paul Buchheit<p>November 12, 2013 1:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>The process is gradual, insidious, lethal. It starts with financial stress in various forms, and …

How the Tea Party’s Apocalyptic Politics Are Destroying the Republican Party

Tea Party leaders view themselves as modern prophets of the end of times, ratcheting up their rhetoric to prove that Obama is evil and God is on …

Fins addressed alleged 2012 incident

DAVIE, Fla. -- Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin confirmed that suspended guard Richie Incognito was investigated last year for allegedly …

NFL

Dolphins deny locker room violence

DAVIE, Fla. -- The back and forth claims between the Miami Dolphins and offensive tackle Jonathan Martin continued Saturday.<p>Less than 48 hours after …

Shula: 'You win with good people'

Don Shula weighed in on the bullying scandal that has rocked the Miami Dolphins, claiming that the once-proud franchise does not need players like …

NFL

Percy Harvin likely to play vs. Vikes

Seattle Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin is not playing Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons but it would be an upset if he did not make his season debut …

NFL

Sources: Jeff Ireland on shaky ground

As the investigation into the Miami Dolphins' workplace environment is underway, some team executives expect fallout that could impact jobs and …

Roger Goodell

Richie Incognito deflects blame

Richie Incognito spoke in-depth for the first time since his indefinite suspension, describing the Miami Dolphins' locker-room environment as a place …

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