North Korea has said US President Barack Obama is “recklessly” spreading rumors of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyberattack on Sony Pictures and warned of strikes against “the whole US mainland, that cesspool of terrorism.” Pyongyang specifically threatened the White House and the Pentagon in a long statement from the powerful National Defense Commission late on Sunday. Such North […]

North Korea has said US President Barack Obama is “recklessly” spreading rumors of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyberattack on Sony Pictures and warned of strikes against “the whole US mainland, that cesspool of terrorism.” Pyongyang specifically threatened the White House and the Pentagon in a long statement from the powerful National Defense Commission late on Sunday. Such North […]

Beji Caid Essebsi has declared victory in Tunsia’s presidential run-off vote, seen as the last step in a shift to full democracy four years after an uprising toppled long-time leader Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali. Official results are not due until Monday and his rival, the incumbent president, Moncef Marzouki, refused to concede defeat. <!–desc_header,desc_body–> Soon […]

Beji Caid Essebsi has declared victory in Tunsia’s presidential run-off vote, seen as the last step in a shift to full democracy four years after an uprising toppled long-time leader Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali. Official results are not due until Monday and his rival, the incumbent president, Moncef Marzouki, refused to concede defeat. <!–desc_header,desc_body–> Soon […]

Ann Coulter: Women who say they are raped are just “girls trying to get attention”

December 21, 2014

When Rolling Stone’s Nov. 19 story about the University of Virginia’s rape epidemic, “A Rape on Campus” was revealed to be full of holes, many anticipated an unintended casualty: some people’s ability to believe rape survivors. In an interview with the Huffington Post, Colby Bruno, managing attorney at the Victim Rights Law Center in Boston […]

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Ann Coulter: Women who say they are raped are just “girls trying to get attention”

December 21, 2014

When Rolling Stone’s Nov. 19 story about the University of Virginia’s rape epidemic, “A Rape on Campus” was revealed to be full of holes, many anticipated an unintended casualty: some people’s ability to believe rape survivors. In an interview with the Huffington Post, Colby Bruno, managing attorney at the Victim Rights Law Center in Boston […]

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eBay ditches ALEC

December 21, 2014

Ten spectacular graphic novels from 2014 Over Easy by Mimi Pond When Pond was a broke art student in the 1970s, she took a job at a neighborhood breakfast spot in Oakland, a place with good food, splendid coffee and an endlessly entertaining crew of short-order cooks, waitresses, dishwashers and regular customers. This graphic memoir, […]

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eBay ditches ALEC

December 21, 2014

Ten spectacular graphic novels from 2014 Over Easy by Mimi Pond When Pond was a broke art student in the 1970s, she took a job at a neighborhood breakfast spot in Oakland, a place with good food, splendid coffee and an endlessly entertaining crew of short-order cooks, waitresses, dishwashers and regular customers. This graphic memoir, […]

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