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The NY Times didn’t know what Aleppo is either

Presumptuous media pundits rejoiced this morning when Libertarian presidential nominee Gov. Gary Johnson couldn’t answer the question, “What would you do, if you were elected, about Aleppo?” from liberal Mike Barnacle on MSNBC. Johnson asked, “And what is Aleppo?” That clip has now gone viral. But, let’s be honest. I didn’t know what Aleppo was either; […]

#BlackLivesMatter activist shuts down interstate, rewarded with White House visit

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, center, speaks to media as he is joined by from left, Rashad Robinson, Executive Director, Color of Change, Mica Grimm, Activist, Black Lives Matter Minnesota, Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck, Dawn Collins, Community Organizer, Baton Rogue, Al Sharpton, and Cornell Brooks, President of the NAACP, outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 13, 2016, after meeting with President Barack Obama about community policing and criminal justice with a group made of activists, civil rights, faith, law enforcement and elected leaders. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

President Obama could be working to unite all races, but beyond his reminders for the movement “to maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone,” he is supporting the divisive Black Lives Matter movement by rewarding activists with visits to the White House. After shutting down I-94 in a St. Paul protest on July 9, Mica Grimm appeared […]

#BlackLivesMatter attacks Fox News reporter for asking why they’re cursing at police [VIDEO]

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Black Lives Matter protesters would rather attack the media over having a platform to discuss themselves and their movement. Protesters were caught on camera cursing out and pushing a Fox News Channel reporter who attempted to ask them basic questions during their July 9 protest in St. Paul, Minnesota. The brief but troubling video shows […]

#BlackLivesMatter activist: ‘Disarm the police, period’ [VIDEO]

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A Monday panel discussion about race for The Kelly File was full of crazy moments but was dominated by community activist Jessica Disu, who said “we need to abolish the police, period.” While Disu excitedly spoke as others tried to get a word in to respond to her claims, she said that “this is the reason […]

#BlackLivesMatter hijacks LGBT Pride parade: The clash of identity politics

A member of the Black Lives Matters movement speaks to members as they stage a sit-in at the annual Pride Parade in Toronto on Sunday, July 3, 2016. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)

Black Lives Matter activists are prone to hijacking the spotlight to showcase their own demands, which they did Sunday at the Toronto Pride parade, Heatstreet reported. The protesters had been invited as “honored guests,” but used their presence at the parade to “shut it down” during their nearly 30-minute sit-in. During that time, they took […]

18-year old alleged terrorist arrested by FBI in Arizona

This mugshot taken Friday, July 1, 2016 and provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows Mahin Khan, of Tucson, Ariz. Khan has been arrested by the FBI and the Arizona Attorney General's Office for threatening to commit acts of terrorism on government buildings in Tucson and Phoenix. (Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP)

The FBI and Arizona Attorney General’s Office recently arrested Mahin Khan, 18, from Tucson, Associated Press reported. A Phoenix judge ordered him held without bond in Maricopa County Jail. Khan faces two coutns of conspiracy to commit terrorism and terrorism for threatening Arizona government buildings in Phoenix in Tucson. Attorney General spokeswoman Mia Garcia says […]

Ivy Leaguer who joined ISIS: I want “complete exoneration” [VIDEO]

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Mohimanul Alam Bhuiya, a New York native who studied at Columbia University for a semester and joined ISIS, is going to learn about paying for his mistakes the hard way. Bhuiya worked as a gate guard and an accountant for five months before he realized joining ISIS was a mistake, Task and Purpose reported. In […]

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

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 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 […]