The Daily Caller is reporting that late yesterday, Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Washington (CREW) added the embattled Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) to its list of “Under Investigation”. CREW notes that the Senator is under investigation by the Senate Ethics Committee for “accepting gifts from a donor who flew him to the Dominican Republic on [...]
Some of the best ad campaigns are essentially visual object lessons that create a unique mixture of social media and real life application. Water Is Life released an ad campaign that is exactly that. In it, residents of Haiti read out samples from the popular hashtag #FirstWorldProblems. What results is a very powerful social commentary, [...]
Michael Moore, who famously stalked General Motors’ then-CEO, Roger Smith, in his first film, is himself the subject of a new documentary whose makers are seeking funding through rally.org. The film will explore the differences between Moore’s repudiation of capitalism and “the 1%” and Moore’s own lifestyle. FTR Media and Get Over Yourself Productions have [...]
It’s so hard to say goodbye to yesterday. Long time Fox News contributor and former Bill Clinton adviser Dick Morris, who infamously predicted a Mitt Romney landslide victory over President Obama just two days before the November election, has not been renewed by the network. Morris tweeted that he would be appearing on CNN’s Piers [...]
The Miami Herald is reporting that a former Senator Menendez aide by the name of Pablo Pedro Permuy stands to benefit should the ICSSI port security contract be approved. ICSSI is a security company that Dr. Salamon Melgen (a top donor to the Senator and currently under FBI investigations) acquired back in 2006. The company would provide security measures and checkpoints along [...]
There’s a lot of moving parts, so stay with me here. Senator Menendez has a prostitute problem… allegedly. They’re being provided for him by Dr. Salomon Melgen… again, allegedly. Dr. Melgen owns homes in Florida and the Dominican Republic; also doing business in both. He co-founded a digital magazine called Voxxi. Voxxi released a stringent defense of [...]
Shane is rooting for the 49ers. Nathan is as well. Ali is rooting on the referees. You can stay on this page for updates. No need to refresh, you’ll get a prompt letting you know when there’s an update. Who’s ready for a game?!
Friday afternoon, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor tweeted his outrage over not being able to access the music streaming program Spotify. I guess somebody got tired of hearing Rep. Paul Ryan blasting his favorite band, Rage Against the Machine, at full volume.
Via Reuters, early this morning – A western diplomat has confirmed an Israeli air strike on the Syrian-Lebanon border. As the unrest continues in Syria, Israel has become increasingly alarmed over the country’s stockpile of chemical and conventional weapons. Developing…
New York Yankees third-baseman Alex Rodriguez and the Washington Nationals’ Gio Gonzalez, who was third in this year’s National League Cy Young Award voting, have been named by the Miami New Times as clients of a Miami “anti-aging” clinic, known to be a supplier of banned performance enhancing drugs to pro athletes. Biogenesis, run by [...]
The Jeff Zucker era at CNN seems to have shifted into overdrive today, with longtime commentators Bill Bennett, Mary Matalin & James Carville, and Red State's Erick Erickson (along with an executive vice president) parting ways with the network. Also announced today was a new pairing: ABC's Chris Cuomo and CNN primetime host Erin Burnett [...]
In order to be eliminated from a WWE competition, you have to be thrown over the first row. Your feet must also touch the floor. This video comes from last night’s “Royal Rumble”, and features the antics of wrestler Kofi Kingston. Kingston made another hilarious “save” move in last year’s “Royal Rumble”. H/T Rick [...]
Producer and director J.J. Abrams, told E! Online he is excited to get started on his next big gig, directing Star Wars Episode VII, and said he hopes to make Star Wars fans proud. Michael Arndt (Little Miss Sunshine) has been tapped to write the screenplay. “It really is an incredible thing,” Abrams said. “It’s [...]
Doug Welch of Stix Blog shares some breaking news on this: I heard that Obama is going 2 recruit Space Aliens to take over the military since the US Generals will not fire upon US citizens.I’m serial — Doug Welch (@stix1972) January 28, 2013 So, what’s really happening? Is the Obama administration purging those who [...]
Mike Francesa, of WFAN radio in NYC, got a police escort to LaGuardia Airport today for his flight to New Orleans for the Super Bowl. WFAN is the flagship radio station of four Tri-State area professional sports franchises: the New York Mets, the New York Giants, the New Jersey Devils, and the Brooklyn Nets. Unlike [...]