Melissa Klein’s business couldn’t sustain itself once word got out that she wouldn’t serve gay couples. The free market is a bitch. In January 2013, Sweet Cakes By Melissa refused service to a lesbian couple looking for a wedding cake. The subsequent fallout included national media attention and a state investigation for anti-gay discrimination — [...]
Fraternities Under Attack: I’m Not Pulling Your Keg Tyrades! By Danny Tyree I guess the college “Greek system” was always Greek to me. As a small town nerd, when I attended college I was all “Wow! Microfiche newspapers! College bookstore! Meal plan!” in between weekly trips home. No great desire to seek forbidden pleasures, test [...]
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Rick Santorum loves being the underdog. Two years after ending up as the runner-up in the 2012 Republican presidential primary, that's exactly where he thinks he'll be if he runs again. The 2016 election is one he's "openly looking at" entering, Santorum told Business Insider. Show More Summary
ANNALS OF SMART DIPLOMACY: Obama Invites Indian Leader to Dinner While He Is Observing Religious Fast; Administration under fire for perceived insensitivity to Hindu traditions. Don’t they have people in the State Department who are supposed to know about stuff like that?...
Mark Zuckerberg's newest headache: Users are revolting after being force-fed a new mobile service
TEACH WOMEN NOT TO RAPE! (CONT’D): Mother of 2 Arrested for Raping a Man at Gunpoint, Bail Set at $75,000. Ciera Ross, a 25-year-old mother of two, was arrested and charged with raping a man in Chicago, according to reports. Ross and a friend, who were driving on the North Side of Chicago, saw a […]
On Saturday, we reported that journalist and former sex worker Brooke Magnanti, who shot to fame under the pen name Belle du Jour, had been accused of sockpuppeting by London barrister Anya Palmer. Now allegations have surfaced that Magnanti plagiarised a Wikipedia page about Valentine's Day in a column for the Telegraph. Show More Summary
In light of Obama throwing the intelligence community under the bus during his 60 Minutes interview in regards to the rise of ISIS/ISIL, one has to wonder just how often
You know, the core al-Qaeda that supposedly was decimated.
• The star of the hit movie God’s Not Dead and the upcoming movie Let the Lion Roar, Kevin Sorbo, explains what he really meant when he said the Jews killed Jesus Christ. • Retired astronaut, Navy Captain and husband to Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly, shares his argument for responsible gun ownership and what he is doing to make [...]
Happy Tuesday. Director of the USSS Julia Pierson will testify today before House Oversight about the recent security breach. WSJ has a timeline describing how the details of the incident have evolved. Ed Morrissey is covering the Extraordinary Synod from...
WASHINGTON — President Obama should call Congress back to Washington for a special session to vote on authorizing war against the Islamic State. If he does not, Congress should return on its own to conduct this vital debate. Do your jobs, everybody. As legal justification for the war, Obama relies on two measures, passed more [...]
Much effort has been made at the Conservative conference to offer policies to please traditional Tories tempted by Ukip. We've had welfare cuts, a lot of talk about Europe and tomorrow another pledge to kill the Human Rights Act and curb the ECHR. But so far, one issue hasn't really come up: tax cuts. Yes, [...]
The man who jumped over the White House fence and sprinted across the front lawn made it all the way to the East Room before he was apprehended, according to a Washington Post report. Omar J. Gonzalez, 42, rushed past a Secret Service agent at the front door on Sept. 19, and made it all [...]
A new exception to British copyright law is being introduced to allow for the creation of mash-ups – but only if they’re funny. The exception to the Copyright, Design and Patents Act 1998 will come into force on Wednesday, and will allow...Show More Summary
Richard Barnes, the former right hand man to Mayor of London Boris Johnson, has become the latest high profile Conservative to defect to Ukip. Last night his former boss accused Ukip defectors of being the type to have sex with vacuum cleaners. Show More Summary
A GQ profile of George Zimmerman has some startling revelations. After running up debts hiding out in hotels around the country, the family apparently attempted to monetize their infamous name with a “Z” brand of self-defense products. As explained by George’s brother, Robert, who “[learned] a lot from Keeping Up With the Kardashians”: “There’s the [...]
BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom – A pressure group founded by Margaret Thatcher has claimed that the former Prime Minister would not have endorsed defections to UKIP if she were alive today. Conservative Way Forward (CWF), which Thatcher headed until her death in 2013, made the claims at a private event at party conference. Show More Summary
We'll be posting a new chart on the current state of income inequality every day for the next couple of weeks. Our last installment looked at stagnating middle-class incomes. Today, we look at both sides of the income split and how they've traded places. Show More Summary