Staples gets schooled in the art of the one-cent sale

If your company had a contract with an office supply chain that allowed you to order a wide range of business supplies—from paper towels to document shredders—at only a penny, would you order stuff by the truckload? That's what happened to Staples after it secured a contract with the state of New York. » 7/31/14 10:50pm Yesterday 10:50pm

Satanists to use Hobby Lobby to avoid state anti-abortion laws

According to this story, Satanists are hoping to challenge anti-abortion laws on religious grounds. Via RawStory: In a statement, the Satanic Temple said that it will use the Supreme Court's recent Hobby Lobby decision to exempt its believers from state-mandated informed consent laws that require women considering… » 7/31/14 10:45pm Yesterday 10:45pm

Wow, CIA finally admits it hacked into Senate computers

This is not surprising, but it's still shocking. The CIA, after denying it loudly and claiming that anyone who accused them of spying on the Senate would be ashamed when the truth came out, has now admitted: The CIA hacked into computers used by a Senate committee investigating...the CIA. Definitely not shocking when… » 7/31/14 12:36pm Yesterday 12:36pm

Court blocks strict Mississippi abortion legislation

This is excellent news, that I forgot to post yesterday. The proposed law would have closed the state's last clinic (which would be a fucking disaster, given that Louisiana is about to lose most of our clinics because of a similar law). » 7/30/14 12:14pm Wednesday 12:14pm