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Stone Age man with dinosaur (Shutterstock)

Setting evolution aside, even basic geology disproves creationism

The creationist model doesn’t square with what you can see for yourself. And this has been known since before Darwin.
Industrial food processing worker (Shutterstock)

Bumble Bee Foods and two employees charged after worker cooks to death in tuna oven

62-year-old Jose Melena was cooked to death at temperatures that peaked around 270 degrees, and a co-worker found his charred remains afterward, prosecutors said.
Then-Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) during a CNN interview on July 15, 2014.

Obama mocks Michele Bachmann for blaming apocalypse on him — and conservatives are furious

Michele Bachmann and other conservative Christians were outraged after President Barack Obama mocked their predictions that he was hastening the end of the world.
Levi Ross (KMBC/screen grab)

Cancer patient with a week to live flees Kansas for-profit Medicaid for life-saving surgery in Memphis

After taking office, Gov. Brownback reformed the state’s Medicaid system by enrolling low-income and disabled patients in a for-profit system called KanCare.
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Georgia man’s life destroyed after he is jailed for 7 months — and then acquitted in 45 minutes

A Georgia man lost custody of his two sons, his business, his apartment, most of his belongings, and seven months of his life when he was jailed for allegedly attacking a social worker.
Mourners pay their respects at the casket of Freddie Gray before his funeral at New Shiloh Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland on April 27, 2015 (AFP Photo/Brendan Smialowski)

Why blacks running from cops is entirely logical — and so common

An excerpt from the book "On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City" and an interview with author Alice Goffmann.
Comedian Tamale Rocks films video showing two-way mirror in womens' bathroom at Chicago-area bar. [YouTube]

‘Go f*ck yourself': Bar owner rants after comedian exposes two-way mirror in womens’ bathroom

The owner of a Chicago-area bar ripped a local comedian after she published a video revealing that he had placed a two-way mirror in the womens’ bathroom of his establishment, boasting that he would never take it down.
Skeptical woman with coffee cup (Shutterstock.com)

5 foods we thought were bad for us, now turn out to be good

And 4 other foods we are still debating.
Protesters take to the street in Baltimore calling for murder charges against the police officers who arrested Freddie Gray. [WJZ-TV]

Right-wing media exploits unrest in Baltimore to push ‘race war’ narrative

#BlackLivesMatter is not targeting white people, it’s targeting white supremacy.