Oops. The Atlanta Braves would like everyone to know that the American flag did not actually go up in flames when a fireworks display caused a pyrotechnic nightmare at the team’s home opener Tuesday. The flag, according to a team spokesman, was made of fire-retardant material, so only holes were burned in it in spite […]
Portland, Oregon’s long nightmare is over because a man nicknamed “The Nerdy Bandit,” otherwise known as 31-year-old Thaddeus Lindsay-Woods, (actual name) has finally been apprehended after a crime spree dating back to October of 2013. Show More Summary
In 2005, a woman studying at Stanford was incorrectly added to the no-fly list — and her life was never the same
Not pictured here: the nightmares you will have for weeks. (via Full Bunny Contact) Hey, let's go to to a haunted house, get locked in a giant maze, and let giant easter bunnies wielding American Gladiator equipment chase us down darkened hallways. Show More Summary
A long national nightmare may soon be ending for American women. The Bureau of Consumer Protection recently announced updated rules that would require all bridesmaid dresses to include a special warning label stating "One Time Use Only--Not...Show More Summary
The American Museum of Natural History is bringing a new flock of dinosaurs to their halls... yes, flock. Their latest installation actually focuses on a close relative to the dinosaur: prehistoric flying reptiles, called pterosaurs. Show More Summary
The man is American Hunter Moore who used to run a web site that carried pictures of naked women, together with personal details, provided without their consent or even knowledge, often with the deliberate intent of causing embarrassment and revenge and of damaging the woman’s reputation and career. One of his victims in this shameful […]
Guest blogger Shalini Kantayya writes about her own experience of sexual assault in India, and the unacceptable response she received from American and Indian institutions.
August Wilson's King Headley II is a stroll down the memory lane of America's nightmare; you know, when "The Dream" — Horatio Alger's and Martin Luther King's — began the stroll down the sugar-to-shit American boulevard. For poor and working...
Getting U.S. natural gas on the international markets has been a bureaucratic nightmare for years. The ongoing crisis in the Ukraine has many pushing to ease the path for exporters, and that could be big news for these companies.
Nearly 5 million Americans were dropped from their healthcare in 2013 as a result of Obamacare. While numbers of enrollees into Obamas nationalized healthcare plan dwindle, more and more Americans are being kicked off their current plan. Show More Summary
As we enter March, the nightmare that is Obamacare continues to seek and destroy the pocketbooks of hardworking Americans. Just recently, Americans have learned that the law will "reduce the American workforce by the equivalent of 2Show More Summary
Every big American Internet company is angling for the same thing, more or less: global domination. But the one country where they have the most potential for growth also has some of the most entrenched competition and thorniest human rights issues. Show More Summary
With numerous Obamacare cancer patients now telling their nightmare stories, Democrats have declared war against individuals willing to share their struggles with fellow Americans. Democrats’ latest target: Michigan cancer patient Julie Boonstra. Show More Summary
The Imaginary Era Of Austerity Comes To An End Americans Rising Up Against Government Steyn: Rigor Mortis Ukraine: Arrest Warrant for President Yanukovych Why A New Ukraine Is The Kremlin's Worst Nightmare Climate Clowns Try To Silence Krauthammer Obamacare's...
Guest Post by Mara Zebest Daniel Garza, the Executive Director of Libre offers a powerful video on what liberty and freedom—the American Dream—has meant to him and his family. Daniel’s father sums up the American success formula best starting at the 0:55 … Continue reading ?
Post by Jill Baughman. This phrase may certainly be overused, but it's more than appropriate here: This is every parent's worst nightmare. A U.S. student was studying abroad in Italy when he mysteriously disappeared. Sadly, his bodyShow More Summary
A first-person account of the current chaos in Venezuela from Guido Núñez-Mujica, a Boing Boing reader and biotech entrepreneur who calls the South American country his homeland.
Post by Suzee Skwiot. Vampires are so totally last year. Now, it's all about the monsters, zombies, ghouls, and any other terrifying nightmarish creatures I fear so much. The 111th American International Toy Fair arrived in New YorkShow More Summary
iBeacon seems to be making a pretty rapid transition into the mainstream, with stores like Apple, Macy’s, American Eagle, inMarket and bars all adopting it - as well as non-retail applications like Major League Baseball parks. If you’re still not familiar with it, our iBeacon briefing provides the low-down, but the tl;dr summary is that when you walk into a retail […]