Steampunk a “Trend”
We like to think of the Victorian era as majestic, beautiful, artistic but not only that, but also old and outdated. This thought process of ours is quite accurate since the Victorian age did comprise of immense beauty and artistry, from gorgeous art [...]
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Fox News cans shady market analyst
Fox News has fired paid contributor and market analyst Tobin Smith for receiving compensation to promote the stock of Petrosonic Energy, a violation of network policy. According to a Media Matters review, Smith's company, NBT Equities Research [...]
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Bill Ayers Admits To Writing Obama Memoir
The fine ladies and gentlemen at Real Clear Politics (RCP hereafter) have posted a video interview they did with Bill Ayers. Ayers is an accomplished author with many books to his name and he has admitted recently in a video interview to writing Barr [...]
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Google Spiritually Bans Facial Recognition
Google has told developers of the Google Glass that they will not allow facial recognition programs to be distributed on its network. This is only a suggestion, however. Side-loading applications on the platform (that is installing applications witho [...]
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Russian Missile Sales Purely Political
Russia's posturing in the Middle East has been shown to be purely political posturing from a recent WikiLeaks posting. Secure cables from the Russian foreign ministry show that while Russia promised countries in the Middle East missile systems, they [...]
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Supreme Court Upholds Invasion of Privacy
Monday a supreme court in the United States upheld the cheek swabbing of arrested or jailed individuals in order to obtain DNA samples. The decision was a complete division for the justices that came to the decision. From Boston.Com: ‘‘Make n [...]
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Pres. Obama to Nominate Republican To Direct FBI
President Obama has announced that he plans to nominate a Justice Department official from the Bush administration as the next in line directing the FBI. Many see this as a move to hopefully smooth things over with the Republicans. Past experience sh [...]
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Pres. Obama’s Ratings Lower
In the last two years the Obama Whitehouse has not caught a break. There have been numerous scandals that leave registered voters very dissatisfied with the performance of this administration, and the government as a whole. Scandals in the last year [...]
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Ballistic Trailer Kills 7; 3 Adults, 4 Kids
A hulk hauler, carrying a load of crushed vehicles, struck a minivan Wednesday killing 7. All of the deceased were local to Tuxton, New York. The cause of the collision is unknown at this point, though CBS points out that weather in the area that day [...]
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North Korea Sends Envoy
North Korea has sent an envoy to China in hopes of patching now-tense relations between the traditionally allied states. Vao News says that 'Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hong Lei said Beijing plans to discuss the situation on the Korean pen [...]
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L.A. Votes To Curtail Medical Marijuana
Los Angeles, California voters have chosen to support a ballot measure that will decrease the number of medical marijuana dispensaries in the city. According to Reuters the last ballot count showed 63% of cast votes in favor of the measure. The [...]
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