Kick off the Sunday shoes: Dancing in public is now legal in Henryetta. The Tulsa World (http://bit.ly/2lprhhr ) reports city leaders voted Tuesday to abolish an ordinance that forbids dancing … Click to Continue »
Sen. John McCain (R-Crankyville) has been doing a world tour of Trump-bashing. First he went off to Munich last week for a security conference, then he came back to his happy place—the Sunday shows. His whole message dutifully reported...Show More Summary
The Raiders have applied for permission to move to Las Vegas. Their ability to secure 24 owner votes surely hinges on their ability to replace the financing that Sands casino owner Sheldon Adelson had planned to contribute. And that Goldman Sachs had planned to contribute. As it stands, the Raiders don’t have a partner who will…
Earlier this month a Transformer near and dear to my heart faced off against Ultra Magnus, Star Saber and Deathsaurus in a fan vote for who would be the next ‘bot to wield the Matrix of Leadership. Move over, Optimus Prime. It’s Optimus Primal’s time. Read more...
Leading off ? Voter ID : We’ve always suspected it, but now new academic research confirms it: Strict voter ID laws do indeed disproportionately lower turnout among Latino, black, and Asian voters compared to whites, which of course benefits conservatives and the Republican Party. Show More Summary
American Horror Story Season 7 has been teased as a play off the true horror from the 2016 presidential election that left republican Donald Trump victorious over democrat, Hillary Clinton – despite Clinton winning the popular vote by...Show More Summary
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday kicked off his campaign for a 'yes' vote at the April 16 referendum on expanding his powers, predicting Turks will back the changes he craves. Analysts are predicting that the outcomeShow More Summary
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told European lawmakers Thursday that the world is better off when the EU is strong, as anti-Brussels sentiment soars following the Brexit vote and Donald Trump's victory. "The whole world benefits...Show More Summary
Partisans of the Mission District’s famous Zeitgeist Beer Garden won a victory Thursday when the Planning Commission voted to shave five feet off a proposed condominium building that critics said would have blocked some of the precious...Show More Summary
Oregon residents could consider a ballot measure next year that would require all voters to re-register to vote by 2020 and prove they are U.S. citizens. The measure would cancel all existing registrations in 2020 unless voters re-register...Show More Summary
The city of Colorado Springs has voted to approve a controversial ordinance that bars pedestrians from narrow medians along busy streets with fast traffic. The Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/2l6zkhl) that the … Click to Continue »
These days I find myself increasingly irritated, annoyed, and flat-out furious with men. They’re voting for incompetent people, allegedly running the country and frankly, just pissing me the fuck off. I’ve been trying to soothe all this anger with country music. But not just any forlorn steel guitar stuff. I’ve been… Read more...
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Campaigning for the Dutch election kicks off on Wednesday with anti-Islam leader Geert Wilders frontrunner in a vote that will test the anti-establishment sentiment that swept Britain out of the European Union and Donald Trump into the U.S. presidency.
(Scott Johnson) Of course noncitizens never vote, a faithful reader sarcastically writes. Our reader practices immigration law and directs us to the Seventh Circuit opinion in Fitzpatrick v. Sessions, hot off the press yesterday in the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Show More Summary
SPOILER ALERT – don’t continue reading if you don’t want to know who ABC has chosen as the next Bachelorette and who will be voted off of Nick Viall’s The Bachelor season shortly…. The new Bachelorette has apparently been revealed – and she’s a contestant on Nick Viall‘s season The Bachelor. This contestant on Nick‘s [...]
For Honor's weekend open beta ended in the late afternoon on Sunday and the initial wave of purchases are pouring in (at least, that's what we're seeing anyways). Gamers that enjoyed Ubisoft's latest are giving the game a vote with their...Show More Summary
Dear Republican U.S. Senators: I couldn’t be more pleased that my father is dead.
Tybee Island is backing off a proposal to ban booze on the beach during spring break season. The Savannah Morning News reports (http://bit.ly/2lrY46w ) the Tybee Island city council voted … Click to Continue »
Valve has announced plans to kill off Steam Greenlight, its service that lets Steam users vote on games from small developers that they'd like see come to the Steam marketplace....
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday approved holding a national referendum on constitutional reforms that would usher in a powerful presidency, a change he has strongly advocated. Erdogan signed off on the bill, paving the way for the country's electoral board to set a date for the...