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Meet Cyro: the robotic jellyfish that will haunt your dreams

If you’re frightened of the ocean, or the creatures that lurk beneath the waves, we recommend that you read no further.  According to the Los Angeles Times, engineers at a Virginia Tech lab are working on a giant, synthetic…  …

Maddow: Republican Latino outreach going hilariously badly so far

Friday night on “The Rachel Maddow Show,” host Rachel Maddow looked at recent efforts by the Republican Party to broaden its appeal among Latino voters and found the efforts by the GOP to be somewhat lacking. “We begin tonight with the Republican Party,” said Maddow, “a party specifically trying to…

Maine’s ‘Zumba madam’ avoids trial with guilty plea

The details behind “Zumba Madam” Alexis Wright’s prostitution service will not be heard in court after the dance instructor pleaded guilty on Friday to 20 out of 106 counts against her. WCSH-TV reported that the deal struck by Wright’s attorney and prosecutors will have her serve a 10-month jail sentence…

Memphis cops wary of ‘powder kegs’ during Ku Klux Klan rally

A large portion of downtown Memphis, Tennessee, will be locked down Saturday to avoid hostilities during a rally organized by the Ku Klux Klan. WMC-TV reported on Friday that pedestrian, commercial and auto traffic will be diverted around the area surrounding the Shelby County courthouse, where the rally is scheduled…

Religious group ‘apologizes’ for linking marriage equality supporters to Nazis

A religious group in Minnesota issued a public half-apology on Friday for an online posting that accused supporters of marriage equality of practicing the “Nazi philosophy of propaganda,” Minnesota Public Radio reported. It its statement, Minnesota for Marriage said it “regrets that statements considered by many to be offensive” appeared…

New GOP darling: Sorry if ‘anyone was offended’ by comparing ‘gays’ and NAMBLA

Johns Hopkins University neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson, who has become increasingly popular in conservative circles, offered an explanation, if not a real apology, for remarks earlier this week equating the LGBT community with pedophiles. “If anybody was offended, I apologize to you,” Carson told MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell on Friday.…

Watch live: Obama delivers remarks on the economy in Miami

After touring a tunnel project at Port Miami, President Obama delivers remarks on the economy. Watch live, broadcast via NBC News on  March 29.…

Glenn Beck: Education standards are a Chinese-Muslim conspiracy

Conspiracy theorist Glenn Beck warned viewers of his Internet channel Thursday night that a set of public education standards encouraging math and language development is actually a massive global conspiracy designed to help the Chinese and, somehow, Muslims, take over the United States. “I believe that you are… then going…

Dana Loesch shouts at Piers Morgan: A spoon ‘can be qualified as an assault weapon!’

Conservative radio host Dana Loesch on Thursday argued that classifying certain guns as assault rifles was silly because “if you stab someone with a spoon it can be qualified as an assault weapon.” Following Thursday’s revelations that Newtown shooter Adam Lanza had fired over 150 rounds with an AR-15 in…

Michigan judge: ‘Gap tooth skank hoes’ was a compliment

A Michigan judge says that he was just trying to flatter his mistress when he referred to his courtroom as “tatted up, overweight, half-ass English speaking, gap tooth skank hoes.” In a response to a formal complaint, Wayne County Circuit Judge Wade McCree admitted that to the Michigan Judicial Tenure…

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