SNL fixes Thanksgiving with 'Hello'
When it comes to settling Thanksgiving Day family disputes, Saturday Night Live may very well have the answer. A sketch known as “A Thanksgiving Miracle” shows a family getting pretty heated. Just when the conversation seems to be getting to its breaking point, the young girl in the room turns on Adele’s Hello. Each time the […]
2016 tactic to win Millennials: Music
It’s no secret that Hillary Clinton has been having trouble appealing to Millennials, despite her obvious efforts. As a demographic, Millennials may be difficult overall to reach. As All Access offers, Millennials are “more multicultural and educated compared to earlier generations. And they have a wide-range of eclectic tastes that often make both traditional and […]
Scandal has abortion to 'Silent Night'
ABC’s hit show, Scandal, went for a bit of an odd theme for their mid-season finale, combining both Christmas, abortion, and death. Thursday’s episode, titled “Baby It’s Cold Outside,” had a particularly sickening connection considering it featured lead character Olivia Pope, played by Kerry Washington, aborting the president’s baby. Even worse is that the scene […]
Caitlyn Jenner voting GOP in 2016
Hell hath no fury like a trans-woman scorned. Caitlyn Jenner was in Des Moines, Iowa during the Democratic presidential debate and wanted to attend, badly. According to celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, Jenner even reached out to the president of CBS, David Rhodes but was turned away at the door. “Our person told her person that […]
Graphic: 175 years of winning slogans
It may not be the most cited campaign factors, but campaign slogans can and do play a role. The communications relations manager at Communications@Syracuse, Jennifer Dutcher writes “other factors certainly come into play, but an effective (or ineffective) presidential slogan can set the tone for the entire election race and presidency.” Included in the “Presidential PR” piece […]


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Cruz blasts lefty, 'coddled kids' of universities
While speaking at the Family Leader’s Presidential Forum in Des Moines, Iowa, Ted Cruz had some brief but strong words about some of the student protests. As the Hill reported, many of the candidates touched upon “political correctness.” Speaking to that, Cruz offered that, “The best answer to political correctness is speaking the truth.” On […]
Carson: Make schools responsible for loan interest
At a recent campaign stop in Iowa, Ben Carson took the moment to expand on his opinions about higher education reform. At St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa, Carson took questions from voters on college debt, according to KWQC. “Make the student responsible for the principal and the colleges and universities responsible for the interest,” […]
Sanders: "Guaranteed economic rights for all"
On Thursday, Bernie Sanders spoke at Georgetown University to explain his definition of democratic socialism and how he grounds his political philosophy. His main themes remained constant: economic inequality, poverty, health care, higher education, and the minimum wage. To define what Sanders means by “democratic socialism,” he tied his politics to former presidents and leaders. “So let me […]
NYT: Hillary has 'problems with young voters'
Hillary Clinton’s struggles with Millennial voters has been noted before. But now, even the New York Times is admitting it. To be sure, Albert R. Hunt does take a positive view of Hillary. In one of his first paragraphs he points out that her “nomination is almost a foregone conclusion, barring any unlikely legal or health […]
Trump: 'I'm Ernest Heminway of 140 characters'
Donald Trump certainly has a way with words, and his ego. He thinks so highly of himself, in fact, that he said someone described him as “the Ernest Hemingway of 140 characters.” Politico reported that Trump made the comment on Friday during a forum at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. Trump compared his Twitter presence […]


Author: Millennials should go into debt
If millennials want to get ahead in life, they should punt on building a savings account and go into debt. Such is the advice of Rich Dad, Poor Dad author Robert Kiyosaki, according to CNBC.  “Savers are losers,” he says. “The old rules were you go to school, you get a job, you work hard, you […]
Obamacare: Millennials chill out, don't work
As the effects of Obamacare reverberate across the country, it’s made millennials more blase about finding employment. A recent study has found that, as younger people feel less pressure to find a job and gain health benefits, they’ve delayed their entry into the workforce, according to The Washington Post. Young people can stay on their […]
40% of Millennials favor banning free speech
Free speech has come under siege by overly sensitive young people on college campuses. A recent survey from the Pew Research Center has now codified the results. 40 percent of Millennials are in favor allowing government to prevent “statements that are offensive to minority groups.” Overall, only 28 percent of Americans agreed with that statement. Pew notes […]
Tinder's IPO: Will Millennials 'swipe right'?
Millennials have a chance to swipe right on stock — the company that owns Tinder has gone public. The popular dating app, owned by Match Group, opened its initial public offering at $12 per share, according to Business Insider. That price represents a low price within the range that Match Group wanted, but will transform it […]
$12 minimum wage could destroy 800,000 jobs
A new study cautions that a $12 minimum wage could lead to a nationwide loss of almost 800,000 jobs if such an increase were implemented. The job losses impact middle-income families and low-income families the most. Following the methodology of a 2014 Congressional Budget Office report, Drs. William Even and David Macpherson, economists at Miami […]


University cancels classes over 'hate speech'
On Tuesday, President Bruce Shepard of Western Washington University did something he hasn’t done in his 15 years as a university leader. Shepard canceled classes as a result of “hate speech” over Yik-Yak. That’s right. A social media post canceled school. The letter from Shepard mentions that he “cannot go into the details of an […]
NY Post: Colleges appeasing 'campus fascists'
The moves made by many college administrations to give into campus protests has been met with both praise and condemnation. In a Nov. 22 piece from the editorial board, the New York Post provided what may be the most blistering example, with “College leaders’ pathetic appeasement of campus fascists.” Included are incidents from Missouri, where […]
Professor under investigation for saying 'N-word'
Modern college students are infamously sensitive — like delicate flowers who could fall apart if anything that offends them. That’s just what happened at the University of Kansas when a teacher decided to use the ‘N-word’ when during an educational discussion on racism. At a communications seminar for graduate students on Nov. 12, Professor Andrea […]
De Blasio says son's in Yale's anti-racism protest
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is gloating that his son is earning his social justice warrior credentials by protesting charges of racism at Yale University. Politico New York reported that the mayor disclosed on Monday that Dante was involved in several anti-racism protests on campus. “He has certainly been involved on the discussion […]
Sec. of Ed. praises Yale's concessions to protests
In an interview with Mic, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan admitted that the department is still in the process of figuring out the best responses for student university protests. As Duncan put it, “we’re struggling. We’re trying to figure it out. We want to do more. We’re trying to figure out what is constructive and […]


Congresswoman tells SNL to disinvite Trump
The controversy surrounding Donald Trump hosting Saturday Night Live has grown so far-reaching that members of Congress have taken to raising the issue on the House floor. Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.) used her one minute of time Wednesday to passionately call on SNL to disinvite Trump. C-SPAN uploaded the video to their Facebook page, and many of the […]
Paul Ryan elected youngest Speaker since 1875
Out with the old, in with the new… On Thursday morning, Rep. Paul Ryan (Wis.) was elected the youngest Speaker of the House since 1875. John Boehner will resign on his previously announced projected date of Oct. 30. The Hill reported that Ryan received 236 votes (he needed 218 to become Speaker) to Rep. Daniel […]
Paul Ryan announces Speaker bid
Upate (10/28/15): Paul D. Ryan is now the official Republican nominee for Speaker of the House. While he only won 200 votes in the conference, he is widely expected to get the 218 he needs to win the floor vote coming up when Speaker Boehner retires on October 30. — Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) has […]
Amash endorses Ryan for Speaker
The support for Rep. Paul Ryan for Speaker has been increasing. The Detroit News reported on Thursday that Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) of the Freedom Caucus has endorsed Ryan. In previous years, Amash never voted to support Speaker John Boehner on the floor–voting for Rep. Raul Labrador in 2013 and Rep. Jim Jordan earlier this […]
In defense of Paul Ryan's demand for family time
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has been recruited to be the next Speaker of the House for some time now. Part of the reluctance has been his three children. And now, he has made it clear that he wants to be able to balance such work with family time. Fox News Insider has a video and transcript […]

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Protestor who demanded 'free' stuff is wealthy
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Libs confuse blind girl's dog poop as hate crime
Feeling emboldened by the successful protests at the University of Missouri, Claremont McKenna, and Ithaca College, social justice warriors are finding racism wherever they look — including at dog feces. Fox Sports reported that at Vanderbilt University, social justice warriors nearly lost their sh** when they found a bag of feces on the steps of the […]