The Internet Age of Mean.
11 Ways White America Avoids Taking Responsibility for its Racism. “The pernicious impact of ‘white fragility.'” Slurs: Who Can Say Them, When, and Why. And Churches Are Burning Again in America.
A black man and a white woman switch mics, and show us a thing or two about privilege.
Using music in political campaigns: what you should know.
This is actual content from the Supreme Court decision by Elena Kagan in Kimble v. Marvel Enterprises, Inc., decided June 22, 2015.
Bobby Jindal’s bizarre hidden camera announcement to his kids that he’s running for President.
Arthur shares the Father’s Day message from Upworthy.
This School Was SHOCKED By What They Found Hidden Behind The Chalkboard. Might I say, though, that the phrase “my mind is blown” is highly overused.
Anti-Slavery Hamilton Gets Pushed Off The $10 Bill, While Genocidal Slaver Jackson Stays On The $20 and Here’s Why Andrew Jackson Stays and Alexander Hamilton Goes. I’m not happy about it, especially since I’m a member of the the church Hamilton once attended. And I’m still pulling for Harriet Tubman to get on some bill, preferably on the larger denomination.
Serena Williams Is America’s Greatest Athlete. It was true last September when the article was written, and after her French Open win, still applicable.
Meryl explains Beanworld.
Comedy Central in the Post-TV Era: “What’s the difference between a segment on a TV show and the exact same segment on a YouTube channel? Tens of thousands of dollars.”
Comedy Central is running every Daily Show since the day Jon Stewart began, on January 11, 1999, in a 42-day marathon over on this site. It started on June 26.
Eddie rambles about his health & Emmylou Harris’ cool award, among other things.
Evanier’s Patrick MacNee stories.
Jim Ed Brown of the Browns singing trio (“The Three Bells”) passed away at the age of 81.
From 2012: The making of Disraeli Gears, my favorite album by Cream.
SamuraiFrog ranks Weird Al: 50-41.
Tosy ranks the songs of U2’s Songs of Innocence.
Bohemian Rhapsody on a fairground “player” organ that is more than 100 years old.
A Stevie Wonder cover: Don’t You Worry ‘Bout A Thing – Jacob Collier.
Muppets: Thor, God of Thunder.
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Roger Green lost both of his children, Amanda and Lance, in separate DUI crashes. “Green and his wife Anita raised their children in rural Oklahoma.”