We’re all atheists now, which is interesting, but more interesting is the cute baby walrus.
A fat, mustachioed orphan finds a home. Because the world is full of difficult news, I know you needed something adorable!
The U.S. military secretly (sshhhh!) we sent to Jordan to help deal with the Syrian conflict. Seriously. People are worried this shit is a powderkeg for the region.
America is losing its religion, particularly when it comes to protestantism. The most interesting part of this article, from the LATimes, is the bit that claims that the protestant work ethic is what helped shaped the “national character.” I guess all those closet atheists who helped frame the constitution had nothing to do with it. Or the Irish Catholics. Nope. They had nothing to do with it. Nothing at all. Also, referencing Max Weber when you really don’t understand it is really bad writing.
SCOTUS is debating affirmative action again. The fact that this case has little standing seems to have escaped them. NPR
The United States Anti-Doping agency has released a report about Lance Armstrong and all of that doping stuff.
Alex Karras of the Detroit Lions passed away on Wednesday. I don’t care about sports, but I’m from Detroit, so I care. USA Today