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Colbert ‘apologizes’ to Klan members for doubting their ‘death ray’ capabilities

Normally loathe to admit when he’s wrong, Stephen Colbert admitted on Monday to not giving enough credit to the alleged Ku Klux Klan members caught planning to use a “death ray” placed in the back of a van. “I never thought these ignorant bigots could ever be smart enough to…

Watch live: Day two of Zimmerman’s murder trial

George Zimmerman faces charges of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Watch live, broadcast via NBC News on June 25.…

John Oliver: Snowden exposes the blindness of the all-seeing U.S. government

The Daily Show host John Oliver on Monday night mocked the failing U.S. efforts to track down and extradite NSA leaker Edward Snowden. Oliver observed that Snowden had ironically exposed the government’s power and its powerlessness. The “all-seeing, all-knowing” government couldn’t “find the front of a human centipede if their…

Maddow on IRS scandal: This whole thing is over now, right?

On her show Monday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow briefly reported on new revelations regarding the ongoing IRS scandal. A ranking member of the House Ways and Means Committee released IRS documents earlier in the day that showed progressive groups — not just tea party organizations — were included on…

Reuters editors discuss how Tesla Motors is shaking up the auto industry

In video uploaded to YouTube on Monday, editors at Reuters explained how Tesla Motors was disrupting the long-established car manufacture-dealer relationship. Much like the way Apple stores operate, Tesla Motors sells cars directly to consumers through their own showrooms and the Internet. By cutting out the middleman — car dealerships…

Sexual education in schools reminds Rep. Louie Gohmert of the Soviet Union

Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX) on Monday said sexual education classes in schools reminded him of the Soviet Union because both promote the belief children don’t belong to their parents. His comments, reported by Right Wing Watch, were made during an episode of the conservative Christian radio program WallBuilders Live. “Let…

Zimmerman lawyer: ‘Trayvon Martin armed himself with the concrete sidewalk’

Defense attorney George West suggested to a jury on Monday that George Zimmerman was justified in killing Trayvon Martin because the teen “armed himself with the concrete sidewalk.” During his opening statements, West admitted that Zimmerman was armed with a handgun the day that he shot and killed Martin. “There’s…

CNBC host: ‘I’d almost arrest Glenn Greenwald’ for helping NSA leaker

CNBC host Andrew Ross Sorkin on Monday suggested that he would “almost arrest” Guardian columnist Glenn Greenwald for assisting National Security Agency (NSA) leaker Edward Snowden. During a Sunday interview, Greenwald had shamed NBC’s David Gregory after the Meet the Press host asked why he shouldn’t be “charged with a…

Watch: Sponsor of Texas anti-abortion bill claims rape kits ‘clean out’ pregnancy

A Texas Republican state representative pushing legislation that would enact one of the nation’s strictest bans on abortion claimed in floor debate Sunday night that exceptions for the victims of rape and incest are not needed because emergency rooms offer rape kits that “basically clean her out.” “If a woman…

‘Seduction guide’ author apologizes, meets with group behind Kickstarter protest

The author of a “seduction guide” that preached “physical escalation” and constant touching of women apologized for some of its content while complaining that it can be misinterpreted in a statement posted online on Monday. “I fully admit that there are parts in the book where the words can easily…

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