By Bill Maher
Global warming denial can be both fun and easy! While the science of climate change is complicated (sometimes you even need a PhD in physics or chemistry to understand it!) our quick, ten-minute seminar on how to become a global warming denier will put you on the path to irritate your friends, family, and co-workers in no time!
Every week, Bill lays down his own laws. Here is the latest set of New Rules from the last episode:
New Rule: In order to stay open, Mississippi's last remaining abortion clinic must change its name from the Jackson Women's Health Clinic to "Waffle House." And stay open, it must. There hasn't been a planned pregnancy in Mississippi since the end of prohibition.
Half the Sky
By Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn (April 19, 2013) - "From two of our most fiercely moral voices, a passionate call to arms against our era's most pervasive human rights violation: the oppression of women and girls in the developing world. With Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn as our guides, we undertake an odyssey through Africa and Asia to meet the extraordinary women struggling there, among them a Cambodian teenager sold into sex slavery and an Ethiopian woman who suffered devastating injuries in childbirth.
Brian Levin is the Director of the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at California State University, San Bernadino, where he specializes in the analysis of hate crime, domestic and international terrorism and related legal issues. In a recent blog for The Huffington Post, Brian advised against jumping to conclusions with regard to the Boston Marathon bombings before all of the evidence is analyzed.
A former Baltimore Raven named Brendon Ayanbadejo says there are a few active NFL players who are secretly gay and he thinks it would send a powerful message if they all chose to come out together. Of course, these guys have nothing to be ashamed of -- they're all obviously talented enough to play in the league. But there's a chance that the officials might overreact to the openly gay NFL with some weird new penalties. For example: