August 2, 2013

Why Do Black People Always Choose Luigi in Mario Kart?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 02, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

When two friends sat down to play a game of Mario Kart, the conversation turned to racial stereotypes after the white guy asked his African-American friend, "Why do black people always choose Luigi?"Read More


A Perceptually Progressive Pope

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | August 02, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

Pope Francis's views on the surface are only perceptually progressive.Read More


Dream Defenders: Florida's Dandelion Moment

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 02, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Thousands of Americans took to the streets in largely peaceful demonstrations to express their disappointment over the Zimmerman verdict. A group of young people calling themselves Dream Defenders took their anger and frustration straight to the to the seat of power.Read More


Richard Nixon Praised Russia for 'Rooting Out' Gays

Filed by John M. Becker | August 02, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

An ugly audio recording reveals former president Richard Nixon making a slew of homophobic comments and heaping praise on Russia for "[rooting] out" homosexuality.Read More


Greg Louganis Speaks Out on Russian 'Gay Propaganda' Law

Filed by John M. Becker | August 02, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

The openly gay Olympic legend calls Russia's anti-gay law "heartbreaking and heinous."Read More