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Obama: You Don’t Know How Good You’ve Got It

9:46 AM 09/29/2014

In an interview with Steve Croft of "60 Minutes" that, at times, seemed more like an audition for press secretary than journalism, President Obama said, "The country is better off than when I came into office." The reason for his horrible poll numbers? People don't feel it.

Global Citizen Festival Fights Poverty By Leaving A Mess

10:26 PM 09/27/2014

If you caught any of the Global Citizen Festival on MSNBC Saturday night, you saw millionaires and billionaires decry “extreme poverty” around the world. The concert was held in New York City’s Central Park and involved an elaborate stage and light show by the likes of No Doubt, Jay-Z and Beyoncé. They could easily end a lot of poverty if they wanted, but…

Ferguson: Cameras Are Gone, Stupidity Remains

11:49 AM 09/24/2014

Remember Ferguson, Missouri? Probably a little. But, like the fact that Russian supported goons shot down a commercial airliner over Ukraine, you probably haven’t thought about it in a while. And with good cause – it had nothing to do with you.

Democrats’ War On Woman And The Elderly: Ginsburg Edition

11:17 AM 09/24/2014

Progressive activists are upset that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg won’t retire or die before the end of the year, when Republicans may retake the Senate. They won’t directly say the “die” part, but their anger over the former leaves little doubt that they’d happily accept the latter.

Is Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Secretly Batman?

10:44 AM 09/23/2014

Mark Zuckerberg, the billionaire founder of Facebook, is building a house. OK, from a square footage perspective he's building a small shopping mall he's planning on living in, but that's beside the point. He's filthy rich and he can spend his money however he wants.

Modern Masculinity: Protecting Women From Discounts

6:56 PM 09/22/2014

A student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is the face of masculinity in the post-gender America. Meet Trevor Dougherty, a senior at UNC who is standing up to sexism and the “patriarchal culture” by demanding…an end to cut-rate cover prices for women.