Even though he didn't want to, Eric Cantor got while the getting was good.


More lobbying doesn't mean more legislation. Just more spending.


12:26 pm

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Hip-hop bracket. Excellent seeding, generally.

Via @jbouie. [ Also from @jbouie. ]


11:45 am

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So the CIA did hack Senate computers after all.

Via @aseitzwald. [ Also from @aseitzwald. ]


The richest people in each state.


Group tells its bosses that it was totally successful at its job.


I tracked how partisan each state is versus the national average for a century, and animated it.


A guy in Utah writing about homophones for an educational website was reportedly fired because of the "homo-" prefix.


Wednesday

Wed, 8:58 pm

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Oh, man. Ryan McCarthy humiliatingly admits to having liked 3rd Bass.


Wed, 8:52 pm

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An American map of how fire spread in Hiroshima after the atomic bomb fell.


Wed, 8:47 pm

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Large holes are opening in the ground near the base of an under-construction skyscraper in South Korea.


Wed, 8:43 pm

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What Earth looked like 4 billion years ago.


Wed, 8:24 pm

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The Port Authority would apparently rather you not use images of the Twin Towers as it hurts their brand.

Via @atotalmonet. [ Also from @atotalmonet. ]


Wed, 8:20 pm

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What we learn about Americans' rooms from YouTube videos.

Via @gabrielsnyder. [ Also from @gabrielsnyder. ]


Wed, 8:06 pm

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I don't think this is baffling to people who are even slightly familiar with polls.


Wed, 6:03 pm

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Things you don't ask a doctor after he says your wife needs surgery: "Can you give me 60 days so I can do something?"


Wed, 1:34 pm

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Organizing For Action was spamming me with their success stories. So I evaluated them.


Wed, 1:06 pm

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I am proud to announce that I did very well on this Clueless quiz.


Tuesday

Tue, 10:50 pm

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Alright, OK Cupid, this is going too far.


Tue, 9:44 pm

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1954: How to care for your puppy.


Tue, 8:57 pm

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Popeye's superpower is the result of an errant decimal point.

Via @burritojustice. [ Also from @burritojustice. ]


Tue, 8:42 pm

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After the destruction of two skyscrapers by terrorists, we found a small rotten boat made in 18th century Philadelphia.

Via @digg. [ Also from @digg. ]


Tue, 8:30 pm

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What we learn about cities from the TV shows they host.


Tue, 8:09 pm

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A cocoa farmer in the Ivory Coast tastes chocolate for the first time.

Via @jtotheizzoe. [ Also from @jtotheizzoe. ]


Tue, 8:03 pm

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Office 39, the branch of the North Korean government responsible for funding Kim Jong Un.


Tue, 5:47 pm

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In the past year, Europeans have paid al Qaeda $66 million in ransoms.


Tue, 3:14 pm

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Wait.


Tue, 9:29 am

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Hilariously baffling "tips" on remembering that 9 times 4 is 36.


Tue, 8:06 am

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Textin' with Satan.


Tue, 8:01 am

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"Nothing has an off-season anymore."


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