ARTICLES

July 20, 2012 - 12:25pm
Here’s Texas Republican representative Louie Gohmert explaining the cause of the killings at that Colorado movie theater: Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas...
July 20, 2012 - 12:04pm
by Kim Krisberg Legislative attacks on women’s health care are so commonplace these days that they make proposals that don’t include a state-mandated...
July 19, 2012 - 8:37pm
This is not my opinion! But forget about damning with faint praise, given the source this is damning with high praise. Obama’s negotiator, Todd Stern...
July 19, 2012 - 3:00am
During this year’s TAM , I had the distinct pleasure of accompanying Steve Novella and Michael Shermer to debate an antivaccinationist at FreedomFest...
July 18, 2012 - 6:08pm
Via Andrew Sullivan, we have this interesting essay , by Jacob Weisberg, discussing why Mitt Romney is struggling to defend his history at Bain...
July 18, 2012 - 5:01pm
In the course of a generally favorable review of Among the Creationists over at The Panda’s Thumb blog, Matt Young wrote the following:
July 17, 2012 - 11:02pm
“Show me the code!” This is the rallying cry of climate “skeptics” everywhere and the foundation of the numerous climate conspiracy insinuations...
July 16, 2012 - 9:12pm
If you haven’t yet read Maryn McKenna’s riveting Atlantic article “ How Your Chicken Dinner is Creating a Drug-Resistant Superbug ,” you should...
July 16, 2012 - 12:03pm
Chief Justice John Roberts proved himself an independent thinker last month, siding against his fellow conservatives (and Republican appointees) in...
July 13, 2012 - 1:12pm
by Kim Krisberg Hunger in America can be hard to see. It doesn’t look like the image of hunger we usually see on our TVs: the wrenching...
July 4, 2012 - 3:44pm
The following document was written by Benjamin Franklin in 1754, and is said to have been influenced by the structure of the Iroquois Confederacy, of...
July 4, 2012 - 1:24pm
While the adoption of the Declaration of Independence is the most important anniversary that the US celebrates on July 4th, this date is also the...