On Wednesday’s “The O’Reilly Factor,” host Bill O’Reilly criticized Gov. Jerry Brown (D-CA) on two grounds -- for his tack toward Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto as a U.S. Marine sergeant is being held in Mexico and for his policies on immigration, which have made California a so-called sanctuary state. Show More Summary
Burger King is in the news—not because the creepiest looking mascot since Six Flags’ dancing undertaker went off the rails but because they are pursuing a move of their corporate headquarters to the well-known tax haven known as Canada. Show More Summary
ED DRISCOLL: Video: ‘Yeah, I’m With the Media. Screw You.’
For lack of a better word: The U.S. jobs report, a key measure of how well the economy is doing, has gotten increasingly less accurate in the past 20 years. The fix for that problem could be in a surprising place: Twitter. Those are the conclusions of two separate reports out this month. The first […]
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Chicago’s crime rate dropped as concealed carry permits in the city have sky rocketed, The Washington Times reported. The number of robberies leading to arrests in Chicago declined 20 percent since last year’s police department statistics were released. Show More Summary
LOVE CONQUERS ALL: Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor James Costello Weds Nurse He Met During Recovery.
A former Iowa state senator has pleaded guilty in federal court to crimes related to accepting payment from a presidential campaign during Iowa’s 2012 presidential caucus campaign in which he switched his support from one candidate to another. Kent Sorenson concealed payments he received from then-U.S. Rep. Ron Paul’s presidential campaign and then obstructed the [...]
JOHN HINDERAKER: Across the Country, the Federal Government Fights For Muslim Worship Spaces. “If an administration could be shown to consistently favor one religion over others, would that constitute a violation of the First Amendment? Of course. But, as with so many other Obama administration scandals, long before the judicial system could even begin to [...]
IT’S COME TO THIS: Hello Kitty is not a cat. Everything is a lie. “Hello Kitty is not a cat. She’s a cartoon character. She is a little girl. She is a friend. But she is not a cat. She’s never depicted on all fours. She walks and sits like a two-legged creature. She does [...]
Steven Hsieh, on police blockades that for several days trapped Ferguson residents in their own homes Wilkerson, 27, found a job through a temp agency for an energy company further out in the suburbs. But at the height of the protests earlier this month, the bus he takes to work never came. Show More Summary
Ailina Tsarnaeva, sister of Boston bombers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, has turned herself in to New York police after threatening to blow up the mother of her lover’s child. Tsarnaeva, who lives in North Bergen, NJ, allegedly phoned the woman at her Harlem home on Monday and warned her to keep her distance or face [...]
Yet another project that Kevin Parker is involved in, Melody's Echo Chamber is led by Melody Prochet, a French musician. Overall, the album is a psychedelic showcase of the two musicians' abilities as multi-instrumentalists. The sound is fairly pop-oriented, but, with a blanket of psychedelia cast over it. Show More Summary
EUROPE IS HAVING A BAD YEAR: Two European Navigation Satellites Placed In Wrong Orbits.
Another beautiful day here in the northern panhandle of West by God Virginia, and I took a drive to Harry and Chatman’s farm after hitting the library, grocery, and doctor’s office in the thriving metropolis of Wellsburg. No rain, and I iced early in the morning so the shoulder pain was the best (the least) [Read more...]
New Orleans 1958 Cultural experiences abound in this land of ours, but none can surpass living in New Orleans for just one year. The mockingbirds singing in the magnolias were left behind in Atlanta, along with red dirt and Stone Mountain. Show More Summary
THEY FIGURE NOBODY’S PAYING ATTENTION ANYMORE: Russia Hardly Even Trying to Disguise ‘Stealth’ Invasion of Ukraine.
(John Hinderaker) The government of the United States is suing the town of St. Anthony, Minnesota, a Twin Cities suburb with a population a little over 8,000, to force the town to allow development of an Islamic center in an area reserved for industrial development. Show More Summary
Trumwill has long wanted to see a map of enrollment numbers between public and private schools (K-12) and he finally has it!
My iPhone 5s died yesterday. It just wouldn't turn on. I ended up having to plug it into my computer and restore the factory settings, and then an old backup. It took hours, and it worked -- until this morning. Dead as a doornail again. I... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]