Hoyer calls McCarthy a ‘coward’

February 26th, 2015

Tempers flared on the floor of the House of Representatives on Thursday night when the No. 2 House Democrat, Rep. Steny Hoyer, called House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy a “coward.”

ISIS militants destroy antiquities in Iraq

February 26th, 2015

It’s not clear from the video footage how many of the pieces were originals, versus replicas. But experts say the action in the video represents a significant loss. FULL STORY

Llamas go free, Internet goes crazy

February 26th, 2015

Did Scott Walker compare protesters to ISIS?

February 26th, 2015

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says his home-state battles against labor unions prepare him to take on terrorism — but he denies he’s comparing the two. FULL STORY

Catwoman comes out

February 26th, 2015

Catwoman has been an arch-nemesis for Batman for 75 years, becoming an antihero over time and spinning off into her own comic book series.

Cruz’s first act? Kill the IRS

February 26th, 2015

The year’s biggest conservative confab kicks off Thursday as thousands of activists, elected officials and party leaders gather for the Conservative Political Action Conference.

Republican falls over during pot debate

February 26th, 2015

Former Governor of New Mexico, Gary Johnson, falls over during pot debate at CPAC.

How a ‘polite young man’ became ‘Jihadi John’

February 26th, 2015

His voice became hauntingly familiar as the masked man who appeared in beheading videos from ISIS. But the identity of “Jihadi John” remained a mystery until Thursday. FULL STORY

Gigantic black hole found, researchers say

February 26th, 2015

What Was Your Favorite (Non-Llama) Collective Internet Freakout? 

February 26th, 2015

Today the entire internet was riveted by a live llama chase in Arizona. All work ground to a halt while the world watched the furry creatures’ daring escape. This is hardly the first time the internet has had a collective breakdown. What’s the weirdest clusterfuck that got everyone talking? We need your help to remember.

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