Government scientists want a million volunteers to share the secrets of their genes and lives for a research project into the causes and cures of disease.
Another day, another IRS tax lien for Sheree Whitfield of the Real Housewives of Atlanta!Whitfield, who’s been busy building her monstrous dream home, may have forgotten to pay Uncle Sam YET AGAIN! [FLASHBACH: Sheree Whitfield is STILL...Show More Summary
CLEVELAND — It was a grand old party at Quicken Loans Arena on Thursday night. Delegates wore cowboy hats, straw hats, tricorn hats, stovepipe hats, cheesehead hats, evergreen hats and Uncle Sam hats. They bopped to the music of a seven-piece band and waved red, white and blue pompoms. There was a Donald Trump action [...]Show More Summary
Video games have been a part of the entertainment industry for decades.
Stephen Colbert’s segment from “The Colbert Report” returned during his “Late Show” performance to explain his important new rhetorical creation: Trumpiness. After being rolled out on a chariot dragged by shirtless Uncles Sam holding a Captain America shield, Colbert...
Here are a few articles that caught my eye: 1. Incentives matter But on the central question—whether Uncle Sam will pay ransoms—Mr Obama was firm. American officials cannot brook the idea of funding the groups they want to destroy, and they claim that kidnappers specifically avoid taking American (and British) hostages because they do not […]
Uncle Sam sure can mess up a lot of money. In fiscal year 2015, the federal government made $136.7 billion in improper payments, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). And the problem is worsening. Last year’s total is more than $30 billion greater than the 2013 amount. “Improper payments — payments […]
The General Services Administration (GSA) is known as “Uncle Sam’s Landlord,” presiding over 300 million square feet of government property. But they are less known as a leader in introducing new technology into government. To find out more, we sat down with Denise Turner Roth, the GSA Administrator, and Hillary Hartley, the executive director of... Show More Summary
Monacelli got a bit out of control on his way down the super rainbow slide on a potato sack.
Lenny Dykstra may need a prologue for his just released memoirs... disclosing he did it all for nothing, because the feds want all the profits. Uncle Sam claims the ex-MLB great still owes more than $150k in restitution stemming from his 2012…
The Hagues ruling Tuesday on the South China Sea could push Beijing and Washington closer to open confrontation.
Yikes! Tori Spelling and her husband Dean McDermott are having some serious tax troubles! According to TMZ, the couple have been avoiding bill collectors and now they reportedly have the state of California after them with a tax lien of $259,108.23 for unpaid state taxes from 2014. That's no small change! Related: Tori Clears Up Rumors About Her [...]
With markets and monetary policy already reduced to Seussian fantasy, and the average insta-American incapable of comprehending anything but snapchat-'memes', we thought the following summed up the state of US politics perfectly... Source: The Burning Platform
Uncle Sam Goat says have a fun and safe Fourth of July! But... as Matt Inman of The Oatmeal points out, the fifth of July is one of the busiest nights of the year for animal shelters because lots of pets go missing on the fourth, terrified by fireworks. Show More Summary
Our photo of the day is a tip of the top hat to Uncle Sam.
Happy 4th of July! Here's a wartime baby named Sam after the fictional Uncle Sam (...who may have been named after a real-life Uncle Sam who worked as a meat packer in New York).
Early 20th-century postcards manufactured for the Fourth of July were very popular. Thousands of colorful cards featured such themes as Uncle Sam, the Goddess of Liberty, eagles, cannons, flags, liberty bell, fireworks, Statue of Liberty,...Show More Summary