Quantcast
Home » Archives » Video » Featured Video (Page 724)

One-third of Americans believe God decides who wins sporting events

A reent study by the Public Religion Research Institute has found that nearly 3 out of every 10 Americans believes that God decides the outcome of sporting events by favoring players who are virtuous and who God perceives as good. According to the study, “Americans are less likely to believe that…

Hayes and panel: Marco Rubio will likely face right-wing backlash

Saturday morning on MSNBC’s “Up with Chris Hayes,” host Chris Hayes and panelists discussed the political prospects of Florida Sen. Marco Rubio (R), who some see as a top contender for the Republican Party’s hopes in 2016. Panelists Aaron Pena of the Hispanic Republican Caucus of Texas and Lorella Praeli…

Maddow: Rand Paul and other whack-job conservatives eroding U.S. standing in the world

Friday night on “The Rachel Maddow Show,” host Rachel Maddow discussed how the clownish antics of conservatives on Capitol Hill are beginning to affect the standing of the U.S. in the world. She touched on recent conspiracy theories from Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) about the raid on the U.S. consulate…

Egypt protests galvanized by video of police beating naked man

Opponents of Mohamed Morsi say the footage proves that the president has chosen to order a brutal crackdown A video of a protester being beaten and stripped naked has galvanised protests against the police and government in Egypt. Hamada Saber, a middle-aged man, remained in a police hospital on Saturday,…

Maher: ‘Con men’ like Beck and Limbaugh ‘don’t care about winning elections,’ just making money

Maher discussed Sarah Palin’s parting with Fox News during his New Rule segment on Friday. “New rule: liberals have to stop gloating about Sarah Palin getting dumped by Fox News, even though it happened less than a day after Bobby Jindal told his fellow Republicans to ‘stop being the stupid…

Maher: ‘Obama’s cooties are so bad’ that ‘even when you’re a Republican’ the GOP hates you

On Real Time with Bill Maher on Friday, the host expressed his frustration with the GOP in the past few days. “I thought after the election, they’d get more reasonable,” Maher began after stating that Republicans had “disappointed him” this week. But after “browbeating” Hillary Clinton over Benghazi, Maher said…

Four arrested during protest of nudity ban in San Francisco

Four people were arrest during a protest of San Francisco’s nudity ban, which was passed late last year and went into effect on Feb. 1, reported the Associated Press. “No matter what, we’re going to continue practicing body freedom, we’re not going to go away,” protestor Gypsy Taub told the…

Radio host: Women on birth control pill have wombs ‘embedded’ with ‘little tiny fetuses’

Conservative radio host Kevin Swanson claimed Friday that “certain doctors and certain scientists that have done research on women’s wombs after they’ve gone through the surgery” found “little tiny fetuses” were “embedded” into the wombs of women on birth control pills, according to Right Wing Watch. But his guest —…

Moyers guest on drone strikes: ‘Government’s interpretation of the law’ is ‘akin to a state secret’

On his Friday show, Bill Moyers had Vincent Warren, the executive director for the Center for Constitutional Rights, and Vicki Divoll, who used to serve as a legal advisor to the CIA’s Counterterrorist Center, to discuss torture, drone strikes, and President Obama. Divoll also authored an op-ed for the New…

Sesame Street spoofs Downton Abbey with ‘Upside Downton Abbey’

Sesame Street spoofed the popular TV drama Downton Abbey with a skit, “Upside Downtown Abbey.” Of course, every time the countess’ son pours tea or serves crumpets, they fall down to the ceiling. “Perhaps if we were right-side up, the problem would be solved,” he tries to explain. “Don’t be…

Google+