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Video: A Master Class in Logo Design From Aaron Draplin

Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 7:01:44 pm
Vimeo As a graphic design geek from way back, I thoroughly enjoyed this short documentary about the creative process of a true maestro. Watch more like this at lynda.com/vimeo. Most logos aren't designed in fifteen minutes, but most designers aren't Aaron Draplin. Aaron's a Portland fixture by way of the Midwest, the ...
217 comments | Last comment: Sun, Dec 21, 2014 at 7:25:47 am

Christians More Supportive of Torture Than Non-Religious Americans

Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 12:02:13 pm
This is no surprise to me since the most common question I get from xtians when stating my atheism is "But how do you tell right from wrong without God?" The real difference here is that there isn't any forgiveness and few if any rationalizations for torture in the atheist ...
381 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 7:18:38 pm

Stephen Colbert's Epic Sign-Off: 'We'll Meet Again'

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 6:18:28 pm
Comedy Central Video
461 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 1:04:18 pm

Friday Night Acoustic Showcase: Trevor Gordon Hall - 'The Meeting at the Window (For Will Ackerman)'

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 5:38:41 pm
YouTube Here's some gorgeous acoustic guitar music with which to chill out after another crazed week of wingnut skullduggery. "The Meeting at the Window" From the album entitled "Mind Heart Fingers" played on a custom Schwartz guitar designed by Sheldon Schwartz CD & Guitar Tabs available at http://www.trevorgordonhall.com/guitar_tablatures iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/mind-heart-fingers/id914002933 Like on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/trevorgordonhall Full album produced ...
9 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 6:57:57 pm

Chuck C. Johnson Wrong Again: FBI Conclusively Links N. Korea to Sony Hack

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 1:03:08 pm
All week long, right wing smear merchant Chuck C. Johnson has been ranting on Twitter about his goofy theory that North Korea had nothing to do with the Sony hack, claiming to have proof from "Sony insiders," and demanding apologies from anyone who dared to suggest otherwise. A small sample ...
286 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 9:33:26 am

Watch Live: President Obama's End of the Year Press Conference

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 10:49:45 am
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121 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 1:52:44 pm

Our End-of-the-Year Subscription Special: Ad-Free Subscriptions 25% Off!

Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 1:59:17 pm
For this Christmas and New Year we're offering a special discount on our ad-free subscriptions, that automatically turn off all advertisements at LGF when you're logged in. For a limited time, one-year ad-free subscriptions are just $59.95 -- a savings of 25% off the normal price. An ad-free subscription lets ...
411 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 11:21:02 am

Michele Bachmann: I Outsmarted Progressives With Evidence-Based Arguments

Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 11:31:45 am
YouTube I can't help it; when Michele Bachmann boasts about outsmarting liberals with "evidence-based arguments," I just start to giggle uncontrollably. Every time I watch this clip I crack up. Wingnuts say the darndest things. Also see: Michele Bachmann Says She 'Defeated' Progressives by Outsmarting Them | Right Wing Watch
145 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 6:35:58 pm

Fake Outrage Alert: Alan Gross's Lawyers Have a Photo of Che Guevara! Secret Commies!

Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 10:04:53 am
The right wing media is in unison screaming mode again, sliming newly-released American Alan Gross, because of course they are. A photograph of Gross in his lawyers' Washington DC office after getting out of a Cuban prison shows photographs of Che Guevara and Fidel Castro hanging on the wall. In the ...
171 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 6:58:43 pm

A Beautiful Animated Short Film on a Controversial Subject: "Gentrification"

Wed, Dec 17, 2014 at 5:18:07 pm
Vimeo A strange and fascinating animated short film by Alberto Mielgo, for a mid-week weirdness break. Painted, animated and Directed by Alberto Mielgo 2D animation, Black Inks, Pencil, Watercolors and After Effects Music: Franz Schubert - String Quintet in C Major, D. 956: ll. Adagio
428 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 10:30:07 am

Watch: President Obama Announces Normalization With Cuba

Wed, Dec 17, 2014 at 10:32:02 am
YouTube Today President Obama announced historic changes in the relationship between the United States and Cuba, and the US right wing is already in panicked freak-out mode. Also see: Obama Announces U.S. and Cuba Will Resume Relations FACT SHEET: Charting a New Course on Cuba | The White House
645 comments | Last comment: Wed, Dec 17, 2014 at 10:44:07 pm

Tuesday Night Jam: James Taylor, "My Traveling Star"

Tue, Dec 16, 2014 at 6:57:19 pm
YouTube Here's James Taylor recorded at a three-night engagement at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA, in July 2007, with 2 minutes of exposition before the song begins. Watch my back and light my way (My traveling star, my traveling star). Watch over all of those born St. Christopher's Day (Old road dog, young ...
437 comments | Last comment: Wed, Dec 17, 2014 at 1:05:57 pm

And Now, Jeb Bush

Tue, Dec 16, 2014 at 11:10:07 am
To no one's surprise, Jeb Bush is making noises like he intends to run for President. Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush said Tuesday he's taking a major step toward running for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, a move that could put pressure on other candidates to make their intentions ...
570 comments | Last comment: Tue, Dec 16, 2014 at 7:48:04 pm

Monday Night Jam: Sean Rowe, "1952 Vincent Black Lightning"

Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 5:39:23 pm
YouTube Tonight's musical tour de force is Sean Rowe's fierce rendition of Richard Thompson's classic folk ballad, "1952 Vincent Black Lightning." An intense performance of a great, great song. Thompson described this as "a simple boy-meets-girl story, complicated somewhat by the presence of a motorcycle." Said Red Molly to James, that's a ...
538 comments | Last comment: Tue, Dec 16, 2014 at 1:46:28 pm

Chuck C. Johnson: "I'm One of Those Kids Who Was Bullied All His Life"

Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 2:19:12 pm
Our pal Chuck C. Johnson is having a great run of publicity, and now he gets his own New York Times profile. The old adage is that there's no bad publicity, but this article is ... unflattering, to say the least: Sowing Mayhem, One Click at a Time. If you've been ...
233 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 11:40:59 am

Award-Winning Journalist Chuck C. Johnson Falls for Another Hoax

Sun, Dec 14, 2014 at 5:32:30 pm
Stand back, folks, professional smear merchant Chuck C. Johnson is at it again with another HUGE BREAKING EXCLUSIVE story smearing Rolling Stone writer Sabrina Erdely, his latest target: BREAKING: #UVAHoax Journalist #SabrinaRubinErdely Had "Problem Boyfriends" in College - GotNews. The mandatory screenshot: Sabrina Rubin Erdely, the disgraced journalist at the center ...
639 comments | Last comment: Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 2:24:08 pm

The Woman Chuck C. Johnson Falsely Identified as "Jackie" Is "Pursuing Legal Action" Against Him

Sun, Dec 14, 2014 at 11:53:30 am
YouTube This video report by Touchvision has more details on right wing hatchet man Chuck C. Johnson's identification of the wrong woman as "Jackie," the purported victim of sexual assault in Rolling Stone's now-discredited article. (For some reason they've disabled embedding for the video, so you'll have to click through to ...
282 comments | Last comment: Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 9:41:22 am

The Dublin Guitar Quartet Performs Philip Glass String Quartets

Sat, Dec 13, 2014 at 7:41:25 pm
YouTube For tonight's musical break from the insanity, I give you the music of Philip Glass, played by four perfectly in-sync classical guitarists from Dublin. Don't ask the members of the Dublin Guitar Quartet to play the time-honored classics of the Spanish repertoire. They might play traditional Spanish style classical guitars, ...
165 comments | Last comment: Sun, Dec 14, 2014 at 2:23:28 pm

Chuck C. Johnson Still Trying to Bully Politico With Lawsuit Threats

Sat, Dec 13, 2014 at 10:54:14 am
Yes, he's still ranting about suing Politico, folks. The retraction I have asked Politico for has still not be done so this week we are filing suit. — Charles C. Johnson (@ChuckCJohnson) December 13, 2014 I want my critics to think I am a paper tiger right before I strike. — Charles C. ...
319 comments | Last comment: Sun, Dec 14, 2014 at 3:04:07 am

Antoine Dufour - "Suspended" - Played on an Amazing Beauregard Guitar

Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 6:22:48 pm
YouTube Please watch in HD! This is a new new song called «Suspended» to be released eventually! I decided to record it to make this demo video for Beauregard Guitars. THIS IS A BRAND NEW GUITAR FOR SALE! And honestly, that's one of the most impressive guitars I've ever played! This has ...
171 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 13, 2014 at 1:55:38 pm

Note to LGF Pages Contributors: Use More Images!

Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 3:33:51 pm
Here's a quick note to remind all of our LGF Pages contributors that using images is ... good! It's a good thing! And setting up the LGF Facebook Page has provided us with a great example of why this is so. Here's our Facebook page, showing the last four LGF Pages ...
122 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 9:58:33 pm

Stand Back, Chuck C. Johnson Is Going to Sue Politico

Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 12:33:41 pm
Credit: LGF contributor "makeitstop" Today, dear readers, I'd like to direct your attention to Politico's profile of hirsute hate-monger Chuck C. Johnson, because even though it's irritating to see this cretin getting media coverage, Jacob Silverman nails Chuck pretty well: Is Charles Johnson a Digital Darth Vader? I don't know about the "digital ...
139 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 5:07:54 pm

Bruce Springsteen: Stolen Car

Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 9:33:51 pm
YouTube I've always thought of this as one of the best songs Bruce Springsteen ever wrote -- if not the best. A heartbreaking tale of loss and desperation told in small descriptive moments. I met a little girl and I settled down In a little house out on the edge of ...
393 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 12:34:33 pm

Chuck C. Johnson Lies Again, Calls Rolling Stone Writer "Plagiarist" Based On... Nothing

Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 2:23:23 pm
Oh brother. Do I really have to write another piece about this noxious sociopath? Yes, it's Chuck C. Johnson again, dear friends, still attacking Rolling Stone writer Sabrina Erdely like a rabid ankle-biting chihuahua, in another blatantly dishonest and distorted (not to mention horribly written) blog post titled: MUST SEE VIDEO: #SabrinaRubinErdely ...
425 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 10:11:19 pm

Crazy Birthers Rally Outside The White House, Threaten to Lynch POTUS

Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 1:20:23 pm
YouTube Yesterday, a small group of right-wing demonstrators gathered in front of the White House at a rally scheduled to coincide with the visit of a number of sheriffs who were in Washington, D.C., to protest President Obama's executive action on immigration. One activist who was filming the rally spoke to ...
70 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 3:18:47 pm

Congress Loads Spending Bill With Right Wing "Riders"

Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 10:18:03 am
Image via Shutterstock Well, the giant spending bill that will keep the government open until September has been assembled, and would it surprise you to learn that Republicans have crammed it full of "riders" to do things like allow wealthy donors to give more to campaigns, block the adoption of energy-efficient ...
202 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 1:50:51 pm

Little Green Footballs Now Has an Official Facebook Page With Its Own Address

Wed, Dec 10, 2014 at 5:54:53 pm
I've been working on this for a while, and tonight I'm proud to launch the official Little Green Footballs Facebook Page, where you'll find both front page articles and user-submitted LGF Pages featured in their own little corner of Facebook, with its own web address.
342 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 12:35:47 pm

Chuck C. Johnson's Latest Attack Piece Is a Vicious Deliberate Lie, and His Own Video Proves It

Wed, Dec 10, 2014 at 1:26:02 pm
Yes, folks, hirsute hate-monger Chuck C. Johnson is at it again, still trying to attack and smear the author of that Rolling Stone article about rape at the University of Virginia. His latest is another "BREAKING" report (based on a 2-year old video clip), that attributes the following words in ...
333 comments | Last comment: Wed, Dec 10, 2014 at 6:31:42 pm

An Epic Journey: Home Sweet Home

Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 8:38:55 pm
Vimeo A short movie by Pierre Clenet, Alejandro Diaz, Romain Mazevet and Stéphane Paccolat, made in Supinfocom Arles during our last year in 2013. Original music by Valentin Lafort. // Synopsis // This is the story of a house which escapes from its suburban foundations and sets off on an epic journey. // ...
534 comments | Last comment: Wed, Dec 10, 2014 at 2:17:45 pm

Torture: Not Only Was It Evil and Immoral, It Didn't Work

Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 10:53:20 am
Image via Shutterstock Dick Cheney and many other Bush administration officials were lying about torture, and now we have proof. After reviewing thousands of the CIA's own documents, the committee has concluded that torture was ineffective as an intelligence-gathering technique. Torture produced little information of value, and what little it did ...
608 comments | Last comment: Wed, Dec 10, 2014 at 6:24:47 pm