You can buy peace of mind! From Mark Fiore: “Keystone XL and tar sands oil are emissions-free wonders that will do everything good you ever thought possible. (At least according to the American Petroleum Institute.) Let’s take a look at the organization that has been lobbying their heart out to get Keystone XL approved.”
A bald eagle (which is an endangered species) soars through a mega church in the United States. Idiots squeal “USA, USA”. The eagle crashes into a window and falls into the audience. This isn’t satire; this is real life.
The late atheist dissenter waxes on Socrates and Jesus, and why he prefers to bank on the existence of the former. Namely because he never claimed that anyone had to believe anything he had to say.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that shit is getting pretty crazy in Ukraine. Not wasting a moment’s time following Sochi’s close, Putin sent troops to Crimea and is taking aim to annex the culturally pro-Russian peninsula. PBS News Hour fleshes out the details and strategies with Stephen Cohen of New York University and Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia.