Rand Paul slams Buzzfeed’s Andrew Kaczynski as an ‘idiot’ and ‘partisan hack’

Rand Paul slams Buzzfeed’s Andrew Kaczynski as an ‘idiot’ and ‘partisan hack’

Washington Times

Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul slammed Buzzfeed’s Andrew Kaczynski as an “idiot” Tuesday after the reporter alleged that several quotes attributed to America’s founding fathers in Mr. Paul’s newest book are fake. In the article titled, “A Letter To Rand Paul: Stop Using Fake Founding Fathers Quotes,” Mr. Kaczynski and reporter Megan Apper claimed that “Our…

A face-lift won’t help with your sagging self-esteem, study says

A face-lift won’t help with your sagging self-esteem, study says

Los Angeles Times

Here’s some eye-opening news from plastic surgeons: A face-lift may make you look younger, but it won’t necessarily improve your self-esteem. Doctors asked 59 patients who were planning to get face-lifts to answer 10 questions designed to assess their feelings of self-worth. The patients stated how strongly they agreed or disagreed with statements such as “I…

Cornered Carly Fiorina turns hostile rather than explain why she lied during Wednesday’s GOP debate

Cornered Carly Fiorina turns hostile rather than explain why she lied during Wednesday’s GOP debate

Bethania Palma Markus GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina has once again failed to pass fact checking tests after Wednesday night’s primary debate. CNN’s New Day host Alisyn Camerota, confronted Fiorina on Thursday with evidence a data figure she gave during the debate wasn’t accurate, and Fiorina responded rather nastily, in a video of the exchange

Breaking the link between a conservative worldview and climate skepticism

Breaking the link between a conservative worldview and climate skepticism

The Conversation The tide is finally turning. In last night’s third Republican debates, South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham and former New York Governor George Pataki both acknowledged the scientific consensus that climate change is real and linked to human activities. These candidates participated in the “undercard” debate of four before the longer debate with the

Going AWOL: Why did the media wait 7 months to reveal ‘truth’ about Bush’s National Guard service?

Going AWOL: Why did the media wait 7 months to reveal ‘truth’ about Bush’s National Guard service?

Roxanne Cooper A new movie starring Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett resurrects an incident the Bush family wishes would disappear for good — the scandal surrounding George W. Bush going AWOL. “Truth” examines the controversial report 60 Minutes II aired in September 2004 that detailed George W. Bush’s failure to report for duty while serving

New England fishing trade reels after Gulf of Maine temperature rises faster than 99 percent of world’s ocean

New England fishing trade reels after Gulf of Maine temperature rises faster than 99 percent of world’s ocean

Agence France-Presse Unusual warming in the waters off the northeastern US has killed off vast numbers of Atlantic cod, further endangering a valuable and iconic fishery despite years of fishing restrictions, researchers said Thursday. New England cod stocks are on the verge of collapse, numbering at three to four percent of what scientists say are