While admitting to being impressed now with former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden, actor and activist George Takei told CNN on Monday he is still leery about Snowden’s status in Russia. “When he fled, I thought it was unfortunate,” Takei said. “And then he fled, of all places, to that authoritarian Russia,
Former Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) suggested in a radio interview Monday that American lawmakers have seized on Uganda as an outlet for promoting homophobic legislation like that country’s law against “aggravated homosexuality,” Buzzfeed reported. “The hate-mongers in America who have been repudiated here have found a place where they can bring their message, totally
Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) recently suggested that God had sent billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch to help the Republican Party. “I just thank God that there’s a billionaire or two on our side,” Bachmann told conservative radio host Lars Larson during an interview at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference. “All the billionaires
North Carolina has moved forward with a decision to cut 13 percent of the agency responsible for protecting water resources even as one of the nation’s largest coal ash spills continued to devastate rivers in the state. Last month, the Duke Energy plant in Eden discovered that gray coal ask sludge was leaking out
A Colorado barber shop has banned customers who “SMELL LIKE MARIJUANA.” The sign on the door of Hugo’s Barber Shop reads, “PLEASE DO NOT COME IN IF YOU SMELL LIKE MARIJUANA. THERE ARE FAMILIES WITH KIDS WHO DON’T WANT TO SMELL IT. THIS IS A BUSINESS, NOT YOUR HOUSE, THANKYOU . IF YOU DON’T
In a video that went viral over the weekend, a man asks his friend to punch him in the face because he didn’t want to be awake for a painful tattoo. The footage, first posted to the KnockoutFootage Facebook page, had been viewed more than 30,000 time since being uploaded to LiveLeak on Sunday.
Conservative author Ann Coulter thinks poor people need to be stigmatized by the educated upper class for having too much sex. “The one thing that has really changed besides, I mean you have the government often subsidizing bad behavior, you have Hollywood rewarding bad behavior, but there’s also an overwhelming cultural sense, I think
A Tennessee woman who is accused of drowning her 7-month-old baby told police that “Jesus came down” and took the child to heaven. According to an arrest warrant, witnesses informed Clarksville police on Friday that 24-year-old Stefany Paige Johnson was “yelling and screaming, as well as being naked in the road,” The Tennessean reported.
According to documents obtained by WORLD, a Seattle pastor spent nearly a quarter of a million dollars of his church’s money to put his book on The New York Times bestseller list. The documents indicate that Mark Driscoll, the founding pastor of Mars Hill Church, and one of the church’s elders, John Sutton Turner,
Investigators in Texas on Sunday released a sketch of a man who they believe murdered a lesbian couple and left their bodies near a dumpster in Galveston. A beer deliveryman found the bodies of 24-year-old Britney Cosby and her longtime partner, 24-year-old Crystal Jackson on Friday beside a dumpster outside Fisherman’s Cove store near