By now most have heard or read the tragic news of the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 with 239 souls on board on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. According to the New York Times, Flight MH370 took off at 12:41 a.m. Air traffic control in Subang, a suburb of Kuala Lumpur, [...]
Here at Curmudgeon Central we’re not paying much attention to Hillary. We’re old enough to remember two events very clearly, the most recent was in 2006 & 2007 when she was the default candidate for the Democratic Party for 2008. How’d that work out? The second was when Teddy Kennedy challenged Jimmy Carter in the […]
In January 2013, a district court in Kansas ruled in Gannon v State of Kansas that the Kansas legislature was not meeting its constitutional obligation to properly fund K-12 education in the state. The ruling was a huge blow to Sam Brownback...Show More Summary
(CNN) – The third and final day of the Conservative Political Action Conference – better known by its initials, CPAC – is underway at a major convention center at National Harbor, just south of the nation's capital. The conference is the largest annual gathering of conservative leaders and activists, and when there's no Republican in […]
Phil Jackson has turned down the New York Knicks' offer to coach the team, but he could soon return to the organization as a front-office executive. A source close to Jackson told the New York Post that he undoubtedly will be a general manager or team consultant next season, but his coaching days are over. Show More Summary
NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland — Appearing at a panel with Eagle Forum’s Phyllis Schlafly across the street from the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Saturday morning, conservative columnist Ann Coulter joked that Republicans...Show More Summary
The crisis in the Ukraine will likely end with Russia permanently controlling the Crimea, with the remainder of the country more tightly in its orbit than anticipated a few weeks ago. This is easy to attribute to Vladimir Putin’s appetite...Show More Summary
Like an umpire calling balls and strikes, the US Supreme Court is the ultimate decider of what the US Constitution means. But just in case you're tempted to think the Teabagger Libertarians have valid points, take a look at this diary about what the Constitution actually says.
Clinton's US colleagues are supporting neo-Nazis in Ukraine When Hillary Clinton compared Russian President Vladimir Putin's actions to Adolf Hitler in remarks this week, you wonder if she was aware that the US government is supporting...Show More Summary
Air traffic controllers lost track of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 not long after it left Kuala Lumpur Saturday morning in Malaysia on its way to Beijing. The Boeing 777-200 was carrying 227 passengers, including five children under five years old and 12 crew members. Show More Summary
(Credit: Gage Skidmore) “It’s not a Republican pin," Ralph Lamparello, the New Jersey State Bar Association president, said. "It’s a State Bar pin. It’s our pin. We copyrighted it."
(Credit: Gage Skidmore) Sailor went on to claim that it’s the Democrats’ position on abortion and guns that have hurt GOP appeal in African American communities.
It is now legal for adults to possess, buy and use marijuana under Colorado law. What isn’t legal is driving while intoxicated and the state’s Department of Transportation has launched a humorous ad campaign to drive home the fact.
Scientists are studying a Canadian woman who has regular out-of-the-body experiences. Scientists believe the left side of several areas of the brain associated with kinaesthetic imagery (the perception of the sensation of moving) are responsible for the sensation of being able to leave your body and float above it – and that more people might […]
DECISION: In a ruling that has received national attention, the Kansas Supreme Court has determined that while lawmakers made “unconstitutional” and “unequal” payments to public schools, overall funding levels should not be the only measure of an “adequate” education. Show More Summary
Despite an IRS decision to release documents related to former official Lois Lerner's tenure at the agency, House Government Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa is plowing ahead with plans to hold her in contempt of Congress because of her refusal to testify to his committee in its investigation of the alleged targeting of conservative groups. Show More Summary
A Boeing 777 went missing today on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. The plane went missing two hours into flight. CNN reported: A passenger flight carrying 239 people from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing is missing and would likely … Continue reading ?
In an exclusive interview with Breitbart News, American conservative and founder of Media Research Center, Brent Bozell, asserted that, from the standpoint of ideas, conservatives have, "allowed themselves to engage in philosophicalShow More Summary
Darrel Issa says he apologized to Elijah Cummings for cutting his mic at the Lois Lerner hearing, and yet claims that Cummings threw “quite a hissy fit.” Issa suggested Cummings’ outburst was a “pre-staged event,” but [Megyn] Kelly asked, “Who cares? Let him have his couple of minutes to rip on you! You’re a big […]
A New York man broke his jaw and was knocked unconscious after being the victim of a knock out attack on Sunday. Police are looking for a suspect, a black man in his 20s. CBS Local reported: Kyle Rogers woke … Continue reading ?