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"Shut Up And Dribble." "Shut Up And Dribble."

Laura Ingraham says basketballers should stick to their sport and keep their opinions to themselves. Here, then, are some examples of her employer believing otherwise:

Get Over College Kids  Get Over College Kids 

Hello, my name is Liberal America, here to engage you in dialogue. Let’s stipulate, before we begin: College kids are dumb. Okay? Can we move on to Everything Else In The World, now?

Steve Kerr: "It Doesn't Seem To Matter To Our Government That Children Are Being Shot To Death" Steve Kerr: "It Doesn't Seem To Matter To Our Government That Children Are Being Shot To Death"

Steve Kerr—never one to shy away from expressing his takes on politics and gun control in particular—was asked about the horrifying school shooting in Broward County, Florida before tonight’s game against the Blazers. A subdued Kerr called for Americans who are also fed the hell up with the NRA’s influence over…

Donald Trump's Super Bowl Shindig Was So Weird Donald Trump's Super Bowl Shindig Was So Weird

One of the many odd sidebars to the Trump presidency has been seeing what happens when an unsocialized puff pastry who has lived his entire life in an environment custom-built to nurture his weirdest impulses is suddenly asked to do the sort of ceremonial normal things presidents are supposed to do. These are the…

Politics Is Power And Nothing More Politics Is Power And Nothing More

Apart from the task of deciding how things should be done morally, there is the more mundane but equally important task of accurately describing how things are done. In American politics, our failure at morality is complete. Our failure to describe this failure makes everything worse.

The Counter-Strike Boston Major Is Fake War Presented By Real War The Counter-Strike Boston Major Is Fake War Presented By Real War

Watching Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in a 7,000-seat arena for 24 hours over the course of three days made me feel like I was 19 years old again. I don’t miss it, especially after being surrounded by fans around that age at Eleague’s CS:GO major in Boston.

South Carolina Governor Desperately Wants To Find A Way To Fuck The National Anthem South Carolina Governor Desperately Wants To Find A Way To Fuck The National Anthem

If you’re in South Carolina on Super Bowl Sunday and you hear the national anthem start, stand up and yell every last word, or else the patriotism police will take you to the office of Governor Henry McMaster for a spanking. Today McMaster issued a proclamation, which means nothing, that everyone in his state should…

Make This Amazon Charade Illegal Make This Amazon Charade Illegal

Amazon is a company worth $678 billion whose CEO is the richest man in the history of the world. Oddly, it is also the perpetrator of one of the biggest welfare scams America has ever seen. It’s even worse than you think!

My Idiot State Senator Is Campaigning On Coke Dogs My Idiot State Senator Is Campaigning On Coke Dogs

Last week I received a campaign flyer from Florida state senator Dana Young, urging me to sign a petition banning coke dogs. It is one of the stupidest things I have ever seen.

Adam Rippon Shreds Lead Olympic Delegate Mike Pence Over Homophobic Policies Adam Rippon Shreds Lead Olympic Delegate Mike Pence Over Homophobic Policies

Vice President Mike Pence, an anti-gay zealot and restaurant freak, will lead the United States’ Olympic delegation in Pyeongchang next month, which has irked figure skating star Adam Rippon. After winning the 2016 figure skating national championships and finishing fourth at last month’s nationals, Rippon became the…

Walking the Floor of the Great Minnesota Activist Factory Walking the Floor of the Great Minnesota Activist Factory

Outside a squat, one-story building on Chicago Avenue on the south side of Minneapolis, Alexis Collins, a 20-year-old Taco Bell employee, stands holding her baby, both of them bundled up against the piercing Minnesota wind. On the wall behind her, stretching all the way up to the roof, is a multicolor mural of a woman…

Donald Trump Is 6-Foot-3, 239 Pounds, So Basically He's Albert Pujols Donald Trump Is 6-Foot-3, 239 Pounds, So Basically He's Albert Pujols

Our ovoid president took his first physical exam this morning, and you will not be surprised to learn that the natural athlete is in “excellent health.” Though his arteries may be as grease-occluded as any gout-afflicted Tudor monarch, and while he sleeps just four or five hours a night, the president clocked in at…

They Can Destroy You, Too They Can Destroy You, Too

“[Steve] Bannon’s political fall reveals a major weakness in his brand of right-wing populism: the overwhelming power wealthy donors have over the right-wing media and the Republican Party.” That’s according to the New Republic’s Jeet Heer, in a blog from last Thursday about the former White House chief strategist and…

Help Us Figure Out What Donald Trump And Arthur Blank Are Talking About

If you happened to choose the ESPN “Cool Room” feed of last night’s national championship game—among your 19 other choices—you may have noticed the hosts dancing around discussing a conversation taking place between Donald Trump and Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank. That video wasn’t aired on the broadcast; a…

What Weird New Behavior Will Donald Trump Display At The National Championship Game? What Weird New Behavior Will Donald Trump Display At The National Championship Game?

A year and change into his first term in office, it’s still honestly kind of hard to tell why Donald Trump ran for president. At this point, we know enough about him to assume both 1) that it had nothing to do with any of the reasons he offered on the campaign trail and 2) that it’s probably something exponentially…

The National Park Service Will Be Run By The Guy Who Helped Dan Snyder Cut Down Public Trees To Improve His River View The National Park Service Will Be Run By The Guy Who Helped Dan Snyder Cut Down Public Trees To Improve His River View

As fits a government that could already boast a head of the Department of Energy who wants to do away with the Department of Energy and a secretary of education who favors homeschooling over public schools, a guy renowned for desecrating park lands will now be running the National Park Service. P. Daniel Smith, who…

Cowardly President Diaper Donald Reportedly Won't Do ESPN Interview At National Championship Game. Sad! Cowardly President Diaper Donald Reportedly Won't Do ESPN Interview At National Championship Game. Sad!

If you have been paying literally any attention to the news over the last day or the last week or really the last many years, you are well aware that Donald Trump is profoundly stupid and/or mentally ill and/or suffering from (not even early-onset, but just regular-old-onset, he’s 71 years old) dementia. From all…

Hall Of Fame Candidate Curt Schilling In Hot Water Over Praise For, Breitbart Radio Show With White Supremacist Hall Of Fame Candidate Curt Schilling In Hot Water Over Praise For, Breitbart Radio Show With White Supremacist

Breitbart quietly deleted the archive of a radio show Curt Schilling recorded two weeks ago with white supremacist Paul Nehlen after falsely claiming it stopped covering the anti-Semitic candidate seeking to dethrone Paul Ryan “months” ago.

The Democratic Party Is Yours. Take It The Democratic Party Is Yours. Take It

Are you discouraged by our national political nightmare? Looking for a project for the new year? Great: Your local Democratic Party, which may not be worth a damn today, is just waiting for you to revive it.

Former FIFA World Player of the Year George Weah has been decisively elected President of Liberia. [BBC]

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