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Jan. 26, 2013

What is Anonymous? Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Shadowy Internet Group

The group's hacking and leaking practices are controversial, but they are as much needed as they are deplorable.
Jan. 26, 2013

SAG Award Nominations 2013: Full List of Nominees

The nominees for the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced live Wednesday morning. See all the big nominees here.
Jan. 26, 2013

'Dark Knight Rises' Sequel Could Be a Futuristic Rendition Of 'Batman Beyond'

Michael E. Uslan, producer of all the recent Batman movies, has expressed interest in a "Batman Beyond" tale ... with Clint Eastwood as Bruce Wayne.
Jan. 26, 2013

March For Life 2013: Why the Anti-Abortion Rally Was An Epic Failure

The pro-life movement supports the birth of babies, but does little to support life in a broader sense.
Jan. 26, 2013

Coachella 2013: Dates, Lineup and Ticket Information

The 2013 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival will take place on April 12-14 and 19-21 in Indio, California, with Blur, the Stone Roses, Phoenix and Red Hot Chili Peppers as the main acts.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Dianne Feinstein Assault Weapons Ban Could Be the Start Of a Total Gun Ban

Some gun rights advocates worry that a National Gun Registration could lead to confiscation. Senator Feinstein says, "that dog don't hunt." But here's why she may be lying through her teeth.
Jan. 26, 2013

Aaron Swartz Movie Could See Christopher Nolan and Johnny Depp Team Up

Christopher Nolan's upcoming 'Transcendence' (2014) focuses on Will (Depp), a computer scientist persecuted by an anti-technology terrorist organization.
Jan. 26, 2013

John Boehner Abortion Comments: The GOP's Unrealistic Abortion Crusade Continues

This goal is certainly unrealistic when put in the context of state’s rights, women’s rights and the fact that we live in the 21st century.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Bob Menendez Sex Scandal: Senator Allegedly Hired Underage Prostitutes

Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) is being investigated by the FBI for allegedly hiring underage prostitutes on the Dominican Republic.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Debt Ceiling 2013: Why the Republicans Can Still Shut Down the Government

Though the House approved plans to increase the debt ceiling without any spending cuts, work in D.C. is nowhere near done as lawmakers still face a potential government shutdown on March 27.
Jan. 26, 2013

7 Dumbest Things Sarah Palin Said On Fox News

The Maverick has left the building, but not without leaving some gems.
Jan. 26, 2013

JJ Abrams May Not Direct Star Trek 3 Because of Star Wars Episode VII

The famed director may limit his role to producer for the third installment in the rebooted Star Trek franchise.
Jan. 26, 2013

jOBS Movie Trailer: Ashton Kutcher Looks More Like Michael Kelso Than Steve Jobs

jOBS, Steve Jobs' biopic, opened in Sundance on Friday (it opens in theaters on April 19). But is 'That 70's Show's' Ashton Kutcher up to the job to play the late co-founder of Apple?
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Jan. 26, 2013

Farm Bill Cuts $22 Million From Organic Food Funding: Taxpayers Don't Have to Pay For Overpriced Food Labels

Congress cut $22 million in funds for the National Organic Certification Cost-Share Program from the new farm bill extension this year. Here's why this may actually be a good thing for taxpayers.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Barack Obama Completely Missed the Point Of the Founding Fathers in His Inauguration Speech

On Monday, President Obama pledged himself to the Life of Action in his ongoing effort to "transform" American politics. In doing so, he gets both Lincoln and the Founding wrong.
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Jan. 26, 2013

The Texas GOP: The Mockery Of the Republican Party?

The Texas GOP released their 2012 platform over the summer, highlighting that they oppose "critical-thinking skills." These sentiments have become the negative face of the GOP.
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Jan. 26, 2013

140 Die In Syrian Civil War On Friday: It's Time For the Arab Community to Step In

Refugees streaming into neighboring Jordan have already doubled that nation's population, with approximately 6,000 people within the past two days alone.
Jan. 26, 2013

SAG Awards 2013 Live Stream: Watch the Red Carpet Live

Watch live as all the stars arrive Sunday night for the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Immigration Reform Gets a Surprising Advocate: Church Leaders Pushing Christian Republicans to Act

As Obama is set to unveil his new immigration plan, Republicans are being pushed to soften their approach to immigration by a surprising group: Christian leaders.
Jan. 26, 2013

New Internet Explorer Ad: Everything We Loved About the 90's in One, Perfect 1:41 Minute Ad

Will this new ad influence whether we use Internet Explorer? Probably not. Does that matter? No. Just watch the video.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Marijuana Legalization Prompts New DUI Bills: But Can Pot Smokers Drive Under the Influence?

A bill that will limit the levels of marijuana found in drivers has sparked debate in the Colorado legislature: does marijuana really impair one's driving?
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Jan. 26, 2013

Gun Control March: Thousands Take to the Streets of Washington, Call For Assault Weapons Ban and End of NRA

The marchers held signs reading "Gun Control Now" and "Stop the NRA," among other messages. Other signs simply displayed the names of victims of gun violence.
Jan. 26, 2013

SAG Award Nominations 2013: Live Stream, Red Carpet, and Predictions

The 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be presented on Sunday January 27 in Los Angeles, CA. Here's the full list of nominees, the predictions and where to live stream.
Jan. 26, 2013

SAG Awards Predictions 2013

Who will win at the 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards? Will it be 'Argo's' night?
Jan. 26, 2013

Adam Levine to Host 'SNL': 'The Voice' Coach is Live From New York

Maroon 5's front man and NBC's 'The Voice' coach Adam Levine will host 'Saturday Night Live' this Saturday, with musical guest Kendrick Lamar.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Gun Control Facts: DMV Could Issue Instant Background Checks For Gun Buyers

Any citizen that wishes to be authorized to buy or sell firearms would simply pay a nominal fee to have a computerized instant background check run at his local DMV.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Assault Weapons Ban Supporters March in Washington to Demand Gun Control

"Thousands" of gun control advocates marched in Washington D.C. on Saturday to support President Obama's assault weapon ban in the wake of the Aurora and Newtown mass shootings.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Can Millennials Still Become Millionaires?

With job opportunities for millennials slim, and unemployed millennials unable to get a firm foothold in the market, could this generation fail to reach the peaks of income?
Jan. 26, 2013

SAG Awards Winners 2013: Full List Of Winners

All the winners live from the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Full list here.
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Jan. 26, 2013

Egypt Soccer Violence: Death Penalty Verdict Produces Bloody Clashes Between Ultras and Police

The historic soccer rivalry between Cairo's Al-Ahly Ultras and Port Said's Al-Masry Ultras has now turned violent and is taking even more lives in the streets of Egypt.
Jan. 26, 2013

PolicyMic's Facebook Caption Contest Winner is Stacy Francesca

Today's caption contest winner is Stacy Francesca, congratulations!