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Neil deGrasse Tyson explains physics of flying things, like kites and Mary Poppins

In the video below, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson explained to his co-host Eugene Mirman the physics of magical British governess Mary Poppins. “Dear Neil deGrasse Tyson and funny person,” a listener wrote to deGrasse Tyson’s radio show “Star Talk,” “How high can one fly a kite? I was watching ‘Mary…

Fox News guest: Anti-LGBT rant makes Duck Dynasty star like Martin Luther King Jr.

A conservative radio host told Fox News on Thursday that Phil Robertson, star of the reality TV show Duck Dynasty, should not have been suspend for homophobic remarks because he was just doing what Martin Luther King Jr. would have done. Fox News host Martha MacCallum asked radio host Mike…

Potential GOP Senate candidate: LGBT marriage will lead to parent-child marriage

A Christian anti-LGBT activist who is considering running be the next Republican senator from Iowa predicted this week that same sex marriage would eventually mean that parents could marry their children. Speaking to Christian radio host Jan Mickelson on Tuesday, Family Leader CEO Bob Vander Plaats warned that a federal…

Maryland KKK will meet in government building to plot Obama’s impeachment

A Maryland Ku Klux Klan (KKK) group has been given permission to meet in a county government building to plan the impeachment of Barack Obama for being an “illegal president.” The Cecil Whig reported on Wednesday that the Confederate White Knights had reserved the Elk Room in the Cecil County…

Georgia lawmaker: Force poor kids to ‘sweep the floors’ to get school lunches

A Republican congressman from Georgia who is hoping to be party’s next Senate nominee said over the weekend that poor children should have to pay or sweep floors if they wanted to eat school lunches. “I’m on the Agriculture Committee, we have jurisdiction over the school lunch,” Rep. Jack Kingston…

Bryan Fischer: Duck Dynasty star is an ‘American hero’ for anti-LGBT ‘anus’ remarks

Update, 9:25 p.m. EST: The Associated Press reported that Robertson has been placed on “indefinite hiatus” from the show. Phil Robertson, patriarch of A&E hit reality TV show Duck Dynasty, became a “hero” to anti-LGBT conservatives and a villain to equal rights activists on Wednesday with remarks equating homosexuality to…

‘Men’s rights activists’ conspire to cripple college rape reporting system with false reports

A group of self-described “men’s rights” activists have recently flooded an anonymous online sexual assault reporting form with false claims in an attempt to make the system unusable. The anti-misogyny website Man Boobz noted on Tuesday that the Men’s Rights group on Reddit had posted a link to Occidental College’s…

Lawsuit: Mississippi school forced ‘pathetic dyke’ to use the boys’ bathroom

A civil rights organization filed a lawsuit on Tuesday after a Mississippi school district refused to change its policies that allegedly resulted in a lesbian student being bullied for months. The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) said on Tuesday that it had met with Mississippi’s Moss Point School District in…

Steakhouse apologizes for mistreating cancer patient as five-star rating plummets

A Nashville steakhouse on Monday acted quickly to control the damage done to its brand after employees forced a cancer patient to take off his hat and eventually had him escorted from the restaurant by police. According to diners who were at Morton’s Steakhouse, chemotherapy patient Robert Chambers felt cold…

NRA official in New Jersey rebuked after linking Holocaust to gun control

The Anti-Defamation League on Tuesday condemned a National Rifle Association board member for invoking the Holocaust to criticize a political opponent. Speaking to NRA News last week, Association of New Jersey Rifle and Pistol Clubs executive director Scott Bach criticized Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop for requiring gun-makers to complete…

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