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Ann LePage chats with diners after taking their order at McSeagull's restaurant, Thursday, June 23, 2016, in Boothbay Harbor. The wife of America's lowest paid governor has taken on a summer waitressing job near her and husband's Boothbay home,  and she's saving up for a car. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Maine’s First Lady takes job as waitress (millennials can relate to why)

Maine First Lady Anne LePage is showing she’s just like most Americans, taking a job as a waitress to save up for a Toyota RAV4, Associated Press reported. In many ways, the LePage family is like the average American, and actually make less on Governor Paul LePage’s salary than the average Maine family earns. While […]

Protesters kicked off campus for flying Mississippi state flag

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The Confederate flag has become so controversial that people are being kicked off campus for flying the Mississippi state flag, which features the Confederate battle flag, The Daily Caller reported. The protesters were flying the state flag at the University of Southern Mississippi on Sunday when an officer approached them. “I said, ‘the state flag […]

City erects ‘selfie statue’: The reason will infuriate you [VIDEO]

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It’s not uncommon to see people taking selfies just about anywhere and everywhere — but a selfie statue is something different. A statue commemorating two girls taking a selfie is outside the Town Square in Sugar Land, Texas, Digital Trends reported, and residents aren’t happy. “If you’re in Texas, you can worship at the feet of a statue […]

Snapchat cutest story yet, bringing students in love together at UW-Madison

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Snapchat set up the latest hot couple at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, The Tab reported. The app features location-based stories, allowing one young woman at the library to watch the featured story of a young man wearing a Vikings jersey, whom she was “so in love” with. Vikings fan responded, but Mystery Girl didn’t notice. Failed attempts repeated, but the […]

Phantom menace: Man plays with lightsaber, college orders a lockdown

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A man’s lightsaber caused an incident at Farmingdale State College on Long Island Wednesday morning. A woman passing by the man’s car thought he was assembling a rifle and called campus police. An alert was sent out for everyone to “shelter in place.” The excitement lasted less than an hour; when college authorities and the […]

Cruz campaign widget: Make your own Trump University certificate

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Marco Rubio has led the attacks on Donald Trump for his dealings in Trump University, but Ted Cruz has piled on. Cruz now made a fake certificate for Trump University, a “certificate of deception” from the “indebted” and “unaccredited” university. “Donald Trump has a long history of defrauding others to make himself richer. We must […]

Congressman ends up in ER after hoverboard injury

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Hoverboards are getting famous — mostly for being dangerous. As the Hill reported, Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-Fla.) suffered an arm injury and ended up in the Emergency Room on Christmas Day after he fell riding his daughter’s hoverboard. Confirmed – #hoverboard is for kids. My daughter got it. I ended up in @BaptistHealthSF #ER. #hoverboardChristmas.— Carlos Curbelo […]

Australia: First they confiscate guns, now they’re killing 2 million cats

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There’s no doubt that it can be rough down under in Australia. It’s about to get a lot worse for the cats who roam the Outback using their natural predatory instincts. It sounds like jokes Andy Samberg and Bill Hader would use for their “Laser Cats” series, but there is actually a war-on-cats in Australia. As the Washington Post […]

You won’t believe this young man’s latest mug shot

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A 19-year-old from Pittsfield, Maine, named Robert Burt posed for his jail booking photo wearing a t-shirt with the graphic of his June mug shot, reports The Smoking Gun.

Hillary Clinton makes another gaffe, supporters to send out talking points

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Apparently snubbing Americans on Independence Day by jetting off to Great Britain was not enough. Likely presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton decided to also spurn the Brits with her lack of knowledge of their political system. Clinton appeared to state the Conservative and Tory Parties in Britain were rival political parties during a BBC interview, the […]

NOAA quietly changes past climate data


Global warming supporters have been accused in the past of doctoring statistics to bolster their claims. Now the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has been caught doing the opposite, altering data to make the past appear warmer and the present cooler. The summer of 2012 was a scorcher. More than half of the country experienced […]

Waffle House calls for ban on Belgian waffles ahead of World Cup match

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Belgian waffles are not the breakfast of champions. Today it is the breakfast of the enemy. At least that is the battle cry restaurant chain Waffle House is bringing forward this week in light of Tuesday’s World Cup match between USA and Belgium. The waffle chain took to Twitter Monday to call for a boycott […]

Montana newspaper apologizes for endorsing Obama

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A case of buyer’s remorse? The Billings Gazette published a public apology on Friday for their endorsement of Barack Obama during the 2008 election. “Sometimes, you have to admit you’re wrong,” the editorial began. “And, we were wrong.” The Gazette proceeded to list eight key mistakes the Obama administration has made, further providing proof of […]

Stanford scientist ejected for trying to crowd surf to heavy-metal riffs of German composer George Handel

Crowd surf's up, dudes.

At summer music festivals, behavior can get a bit rowdy. Still, being physically ejected from a concert is more often associated with a rock concert than Handel. Not so in Bristol, England, where Dr. David Glowacki, a visiting Stanford University scientist, was ejected from the theater by other concert-goers after he attempted to crowd surf […]

Hillary Clinton: ‘We were dead broke’ after leaving the WH

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Life sure was tough for Hillary and Bill Clinton after his presidency ended, as the former First Lady recalled how she and her husband were “dead broke” after they left the confines of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. to return to a life of destitution and struggle.

It’s arrived: The President Obama workout video

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Let’s see if Putin interprets this as Western aggression.

Dem seeking to change the Constitution doesn’t know who wrote the Bill of Rights

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Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), a high-ranking Democrat and Harvard Law graduate, may want to learn the authors of the Constitution before attempting to change it, as he proved Tuesday to be unaware of the author of the Bill of Rights.

Florida Dem: I’ve done my recon, no problems at VA in Florida

Rep. Corrine Brown

#facepalm — over and over and over again.

Paul Ryan apparently gets mistaken for Anthony Weiner

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Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) learned he has an unlikely doppelganger, one who couldn’t differ more both politically and in personality: 2013 New York City mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner (D).

Living Social offers discounted tickets to Hillary Clinton speech

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Seats to see 2016 presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton are hardly filling up fast, as Living Social is offering a deal to purchase discounted tickets for Clinton’s June speech in Colorado.