New York politician Jimmy McMillan founded The Rent Is Too Damn High Party. Now he's endorsing presidential candidate Deez Nuts, a 15-year-old boy from Iowa.
Jimmy McMillan endorses Deez Nuts for president.
I love the Metal Gear games, but their central story thread is damn hard to follow. Psychics, vampires, robots and highly poisonous Zanzibar hamsters I can deal with, but how can anyone possibly keep up with what side Ocelot or his arm's...Show More Summary
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Who says there’s no affordable housing in NYC or San Francisco? A couple of weeks ago, I published an article titled, The Rent is Too Damn High – San Fran Residents Pay $1,000 a Month to Live in Shipping Containers. Show More Summary
You're not the only one struggling to keep up. San Franciscans are spending half of their income on rent
I saved a bunch of rent money by living in what's essentially a closet, but you don't see me bragging about it. A great scene to ignore while you play on your phone. (via Twitter) Sam Cookney ran into the same problem anyone runs into living in a big, popular city like London: His rent was too high. Show More Summary
Kirsten Dunst thinks the world expects too much from actors. "What people expect of an actor is totally ridiculous," Dunst says in the September issue of Town & Country magazine. "It's unfair that an artist is expected to speak really...Show More Summary
Halle Berry divorce rumors have been in high gear, and the evidence fueling the fire is that she's been ringless... but now we know why, and it has nothing to do with divorce. Our sources say, Halle lost her engagement ring in Mexic...
Last week saw the release of Angry Birds 2 [Free], the latest in what has been a long chain of high profile, high budget free to play titles to hit the App Store in recent years. Unsurprisingly, it's a pretty damn great game, which in itself isn't much of a shocker considering the amount of
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, There’s nothing quite like a grotesquely lopsided “economic recovery” in which a handful of cities boom, while the rest of the nation stagnates. Even worse, millennials living in such chosen cities face one of two options. Show More Summary
I can’t say “memoir by Mark Sanford’s former speechwriter” would rank very high on books I would consider reading, but damned if this doesn’t make a decent case. One thing that makes clear is that Sanford really is a remarkable number of types of asshole. For example, the grammar troll who believes that good writing […]
One of the challenges of reviewing Rick And Morty—and boy, it’s just so damn hard sometimes y’know?—is to not raise the bar of expectation so high that no work of fiction could ever actually cross it. After waiting over a year for season 2, anything short of perfection ran the risk of being mildly disappointing. Show More Summary
We know we might upset some purists out there by saying this, but a taco is merely a vehicle for any kind of filling you choose to stuff inside it. Case in point: the highly untraditional fish al pastor taco.
Here’s what’s trending on Wonk Wire today: Obamacare Led to Increased Competition Who Appeals to the Very Conservative? The Rent is Too Damn High California’s Obamacare Success: A Model for the Nation? Trump’s Upward Momentum Slows
Celebrating Five Years of Bloodlust at Pony, Plus: How Bitch Kraft Stays Fresh by Adrian Ryan WEDNESDAY 7/29 BLOODLUSTIVERSARY It's damn well high time we return our attention to Pony. Don't you agree? It is, after all, the Best Damn Gay Bar in Seattle™ (according to me me me), and it gives us so very much. Show More Summary
Pin it Loving the industrial vibe of Topher Grace's brick-walled West Village pad? You can rent it—for $16,000 a month (because rent is too damn high). READ MORE »
Pin it If you live in (or had to move from) a big city, it might seem like rents have always been astronomical. But experts have pinpointed exactly when New York apartments became unaffordable to young people. READ MORE »
A new report shows that San Francisco is still struggling to house its homeless. According to the 2015 Point in Time Count—an in-person tally conducted in cities around the country every two years—the city's homeless population has remained roughly constant over the past decade, even as the numbers of chronically homeless people continue to decline. Show More Summary
Common is taking the coworking model to housing. The rent is too damn high, and a wave of startups wants to fix this problem for young professionals by coordinating group living situations. One of them, Common, announced on Thursday that it has raised $7.35 million in series A funding. Read Full Story
I've been saying this as long as I've had a blog: WASHINGTON -- Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) sent a letter on Friday accusing big cable companies of using monopoly powers to muscle consumers into paying...Show More Summary