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Daily Archives: March 13, 2014

Buying Sex Toys with Food Stamps? Libertarian Magazine Spreads Rumor of EBT Abuse

The rumor started with a local media report claiming that a Louisiana lingerie store was accepting benefit cards (EBT) for adult-themed purchases. “We were told anything could be purchased there, with the food stamp card,” a woman who happens to … Read More

Pat Robertson: ‘God Laughed at Pro-Climate Change Democrats By Knocking Out DC’s Power’

On Wednesday, wind gusts of nearly 50 mph caused the lights outside of the Capitol building to go dark. The office of the Architect of the Capitol reported that extreme winds had temporarily caused the exterior lights of the Capitol … Read More

George Zimmerman’s Parents Suing Roseanne Barr Over ‘Invasion Of Privacy’ Tweet

It isn’t just George Zimmerman who is desperately seeking attention and headlines — his parents are getting in on the action as well! Gladys and Robert Zimmerman have filed a $15,000 lawsuit against sitcom actress Roseanne Barr, citing emotional distress … Read More

South By Southwest Festival Drunk Driver Facing Death Penalty

A tragic accident involving a suspected drunk driver has killed two people and injured 23 others during the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, TX.  The driver has been identified as 21-year-old Rashad Charjuan Jones. Police say he was … Read More

6 Ways America is Like a Third World Country

In a column for the Huffington Post, writer Sean McElwee argues that despite our wealth as a society, there are six key factors that are “the most egregious examples that show how far we still have to go.” McElwee lists … Read More

Paul Ryan Slammed for Racist Claim, Blaming Poverty on Lazy ‘Inner City’ Men

Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan, one of the rising stars in the Republican party, has come under some heavy fire from the left after what some are calling a racist and bigoted claim about what’s at the root of poverty. Appearing … Read More