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Former Washington Post reporter severely beaten at Walmart while living in his truck

A former reporter who worked for both The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal said this week that he expected to be blind in one eye after being badly beaten in a Walmart parking lot. Les Gapay, 70, told the Missoulian that he had recently left his Section 8…

Pat Robertson knows why Robin Williams killed himself: ‘The heathen’ worships false gods

Televangelist Pat Robertson on Wednesday explained to his viewers that Robin Williams had recently committed suicide because “the heathen” worships false gods like fame and money. “What is your God? Is it money?” Robertson asked. “So, when you get money, what’s going to happen? Is it fame? So, when you…

Even Joe Scarborough is livid about gun nuts after story about Uzi-shooting 9-year old

Without mentioning the National Rifle Association (NRA), Counsel of Foreign Relations President Richard Haass on Wednesday blamed “special interests” like the AARP for the death of an Arizona shooting instructor who was accidentally shot to death by a girl with an Uzi. MSNBC host Joe Scarborough’s outrage was on point…

Georgia cops fired Taser 13 times ‘as a cattle prod’ to make tired man walk before he died

A Georgia man died after police shocked him with a Taser as many as 13 times because he said he was too tired to walk due to a foot chase, his attorney said this week. At a press conference on Tuesday, attorney Chris Stewart said that police records showed that…

Fox & Friends has a spell-check ‘malufuction’

Once again, the spell check at Fox News was having some problems on Wednesday morning. While Fox & Friends First host Ainsley Earhardt was reporting on a ride that malfunctioned at the Colorado State Fair, the graphics department had a glitch of their own. Instead of “malfunction,” the chyron displayed…

Philadelphia cops brutalize fellow officer for getting stolen guns off street, lawsuit says

A Philadelphia police officer has accused fellow officers of brutality after he tried to turn in a friend’s guns “in a proactive attempt to stop violence.” According to the Philadelphia Daily News, a lawsuit filed against the Philadelphia Police Department by Sgt. Brandon Ruff on Monday alleges that he suffered…

ESPN airs homophobic report on the showering habits of gay football player Michael Sam

ESPN finds that fact that Michael Sam is the NFL’s first openly-gay football player so fascinating — or terrifying — that the network investigated to find out which players were and were not showering with him. On Tuesday, Deadspin flagged a clip of the morning’s SportsCenter broadcast, which veers into…

Iowa mayor resigns after charges of raping, sexually abusing two young girls

An Iowa mayor submitted his resignation this week following his arrest over allegations that he sexually abused two young girls. According to The Des Moines Register, the Oelwein City Council approved the resignation of Mayor Jason Manus (R) on Monday. Earlier this month, Manus was arrested on five count of…

Fox pundit: Images from Foley beheading video are ‘perfectly fair’ for GOP campaign ads

Conservative radio host Lars Larson told Fox News on Tuesday that it was “perfectly fair” for Republican candidates to use images from a video of an American journalist being beheaded in campaign ads attacking President Barack Obama. A campaign video advertisement released on Monday by New Mexican Republican Senate candidate…

WATCH: Florida man says cops beat him for not rolling down window all the way

A Florida man said this week that he is still trying to recover after police beat him during an argument that started when he refused to roll down his car window all the way. A video published to YouTube on Sunday shows Curtis Shannon being pulled over by a St.…

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