Quantcast
Home » Archives » Video » Featured Video (Page 428)

Watch: Where your poop goes after you flush it

In the video below from AsapSCIENCE, viewers can found out exactly what happens to their poop after it gets flushed down the toilet. It turns out that you might be bringing some of that crap right back into the house without even realizing it. AsapSCIENCE was founded by biologists Mitchell…

Pennsylvania mayor begins performing same-sex marriages in defiance of state ban

A Pennsylvania mayor began performing same-sex marriages on Monday despite a state ban, as he officiated the vows between a longtime couple from Pittsburgh. KDKA-TV reported that Braddock Mayor John Fetterman served as the officiant for the marriage of Bill Gray and John Kandray after the two men obtained a…

Colbert hammers MTV for sabotaging planned Daft Punk performance

With a glass of what looked to be whiskey at his side, Stephen Colbert explained on Tuesday how his much-anticipated (and heavily-sponsored) show featuring dance-pop duo Daft Punk was scuttled by fellow Viacom network MTV just 24 hours before air. Colbert pinned the no-show on MTV president Van Toffler, who…

Pat Robertson: Murder committed in video games is no different than real life murder

If you aren’t a certain Christian denomination or a zillion years old, you may not be too familiar with Pat Robertson. Minister Robertson is the man behind The 700 Club, which is apparently still on the air, as well as the Chancellor of Regent University…  …

The Daily Show illustrates the cleft between black and white Americans on the issue of racism

White people apparently think racism is mostly a thing of the past. The Daily Show correspondents Samantha Bee and Jessica Williams heeded President Barack Obama’s call on Tuesday night and convened a conversation on race. By interviewing one all-white and one all-black panel, they learned the problem of race in…

Obama tells Leno: Persecution of LGBT people violates basic morality

President Barack Obama on Tuesday night condemned Russia and some African countries for persecuting gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals. “I’ve been very clear that when it comes to universal rights, when it comes to people’s basic freedoms, that whether you are discriminating on the basis of race, religion, gender…

Senator Rand Paul denies his former ‘Southern Avenger’ aide was racist

CNBC reporter John Harwood confronted Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) on Tuesday regarding a former aide who was outed as a neo-Confederate. On NPR’s radio show On Point, Harwood questioned why Paul had employed Jack Hunter — who once went by the name “The Southern Avenger” — as his director of…

Former LA County Republican Party chief arrested for sexting with a minor

The former executive director of the Republican Party of Los Angeles County was arrested last Friday for allegedly sexting with a 16-year-old girl. During a child exploitation investigation conducted by the Los Angeles Police Department Mission Division, the girl told officers that Scott Hounsell, 30, had engaged in sexually explicit…

Watch this performance poet cleverly trash misogynistic Twitter trolls

Performance poet Meg Beech in the United Kingdom showed her support for feminist and historian Mary Beard on Monday with some cleverly worded verses condemning Twitter trolls. “I am finding it tough to grow up in a world where Twitter is littered with abuse towards women, where intelligent, eminent, eloquent…

Maddow: Think NSA spying is just being used against terrorists? Think again

The immense surveillance powers of the U.S. government are not just aimed at foreign terrorists, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow explained on Monday night. Maddow said that, at least politically, the National Security Agency’s domestic surveillance operations seemed far more acceptable when they were being used to stop terrorists. Documents obtained…

Google+