Junk Food Greases The Wheels Of Politics In Washington

By | Wed, 09/10/2014 - 08:41

A robust black market in snack food colors Washington politics, according to a Politico report. And it's not always healthy.


Rep. Trey Radel Caught Buying Cocaine, But Enters Rehab For ‘Alcoholism’

By | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 11:35

Florida Rep. Trey Radel pleaded guilty to cocaine possession, but will enter a treatment facility to address an alleged alcohol abuse problem.


Political Self-Images Often Incorrect

By | Tue, 11/19/2013 - 18:15

While liberals overestimate their own uniqueness, conservatives overestimate their movement's internal consensus.


Putin Protester Sentenced To Psychiatric Care, Recalling Days Of Punitive Medicine

By | Tue, 10/08/2013 - 16:11

Mikhail Kosenko, a Putin protester, has been sentenced to indefinite detention and compulsive psychiatric care.


President Of Argentina Cristina Fernandez Ordered To Rest After Brain Bleed Discovered

By | Sun, 10/06/2013 - 14:40

Doctors discovered that President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner was suffering from a chronic subdural hematoma, likely the result of a mild skull trauma from August.

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House Votes To Delay Obamacare With Government Shutdown Looming

By | Sun, 09/29/2013 - 15:27

With a government shutdown looming, the partisan match continues in Washington, where House Republicans just voted to delay Obamacare for a year.

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Harry Potter Is Behind Barack Obama's Presidency, Professor Concludes

By | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 18:31

The Harry Potter books influenced Millennials' understanding of politics and made them vote for President Obama, a University of Vermont professor asserts.

Women Less Informed About Politics Than Men, Even in Countries With Advanced Gender Equality

Women Less Informed About Politics Than Men, Even in Countries With Advanced Gender Equality

By | Tue, 07/02/2013 - 20:39

Political knowledge is essential for participation in democracies, however, a study has found that women might not be as knowledgeable as they should be, which could lead to unwanted legislative outcomes.

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NYC Mayoral Candidates Debate Metzitzah B’peh, Jewish Circumcision Ritual In Which Blood Is Sucked From Baby’s Penis [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 05/31/2013 - 13:43

The ancient Jewish circumcision ritual has long been controversial, as many say it poses a threat to public health.

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Elijah Harper Dead: Aboriginal Politician Dies At 64 From Diabetes

By | Fri, 05/17/2013 - 14:07

Canada's beloved politician and leader Elijah Harper died Friday at the age of 64.


Spiritual Liberals vs. Religious Conservatives: How Meditation Influences Political Attitudes

By | Mon, 02/25/2013 - 19:25

Practicing meditation makes people's politics more liberal, say researchers. Watch out for yoga, conservatives!

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Japanese Finance Minister Urges Elderly to ‘Hurry Up and Die’

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 14:07

Japanese finance minister Taro Aso has a history of gaffes that would make United States Vice President Joe Biden blush.

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Older Voters Prefer Romney on Healthcare, Medicare

By | Sat, 11/03/2012 - 11:24

Voters over 50 continue to be more likely to favor Romney's position on two issues that directly affect the elderly: healthcare and Medicare.

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Republican Women Are More Feminine-Looking, Study Says

By | Mon, 10/08/2012 - 16:10

Are Republican women more feminine looking compared to their Democratic counterparts? A new study suggest yes.

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How Your Favorite Beer Reveals Your Politics

By | Fri, 09/28/2012 - 16:45

Beer has been inextricably linked with American politics since the Constitution; James Madison reportedly wanted to create a Cabinet-level Secretary of Beer.