Bent on ignoring science, a college in Tennessee is making professors swear that Adam and Eve propagated humanity.
Joining Internet Commenters Everywhere, Hillary Clinton Compares Putin to Hitler -
Hillary Clinton reportedly compared Vladimir Putin to Hitler. The analogy is off, and also seems unpresidential (which isn’t irrelevant in Clinton’s case).
On this day in 1909 William H. Taft was inaugurated as the 27th President of the United States. To commemorate the occasion we selected this photograph from NYPL’s Photography Collection of President Taft with his presidential predecessor Theodore Roosevelt, who are both sporting some magnificent mustaches!
Why doesn’t Germany want economic sanctions against #Russia? This chart should explain it.
Today’s Putin was nervous, angry, cornered, and paranoid, periodically illuminated by flashes of his own righteousness. Here was an authoritarian dancing uncomfortably in his new dictator shoes, squirming in his throne. — Putin Has Lost His Mind
Obama's Vapid Rhetoric on Russia Is Accomplishing Nothing -
The president should invoke democratic ideals, condemn the Crimea occupation, and shut up.
Trigger Warning! Trigger warnings are EVERYWHERE and by protecting us, they may be making us weak.
People Are Still Being Prosecuted for Legal Marijuana. Obama Hasn't Pardoned One of Them. -
Obama is tougher on pot than Bush. But Americans like pot more than they like Obama.
I especially love the mention of Putin’s popularity, as if Cohen thinks we should care deeply about the approval rating of someone who has helped stymie a free press, and cracked down mercilessly on all opposition and civil society. — Meet Vladimir Putin’s American Apologist
Here's What International Law Says About Russia's Intervention in Ukraine -
There are only 3 cases in which a nation can use force against another nation. Does this pass that test?