Author archives: Justin Higgins

First Hagel Vote Scheduled for Tomorrow

The first vote on whether or not former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel should be confirmed as Secretary of Defense has been scheduled for tomorrow. Hagel has come under fire for his previous statements about Israel, Iran and the pro-Israel lobby’s role in U.S. foreign policy. Michigan Senator and Chairman of the Armed Services Committee Carl Levin announced that his committee will vote on Hagel’s confirmation tomorrow afternoon. The committee, controlled by Democrats, […]

Woman Who Sued Kobe Bryant Jumping Into Politics

A woman who sued Kobe Bryant for purportedly proposing to her and reneging on his proposal is now making the jump to the political world in Ohio. The Columbus Dispatch is reporting that Selina Miller, who has filed a number of frivolous lawsuits including claims directed at Kobe Bryant and Denzel Washington, is running for Columbus City School Board. Columbus City Schools constitute one of the largest districts in Ohio, […]

New Hampshire Congresswoman Faces The Tax Man, Often

United States Congresswoman Annie Kuster (D-NH) has a hard time paying her taxes, it appears. Kuster owes nearly $11,000 in back property taxes, and has struggled to keep up with her property tax bills on multiple New Hampshire properties. WMUR in New Hampshire looked into her finances and it is ugly. Kuster has fought the Tax Man for the last three years, racking up over $40,000 in delinquencies on two properties, one in Hopkinton […]

The Freaky Deaky North Korean Dream Video

A new video posted on a North Korean propaganda website is turning heads. The video imagines a unified Korea and a massive assault on the United States. One caption, translated into English, says “Somewhere in the United States, black clouds of smoke are billowing, It seems the nest of wickedness is ablaze.” So what’s creepier; the “We are the World” soundtrack or the fact that the video appears to have […]