Newsapolooza is Over as Occupy Houston Shooting Gets Little Coverage or Praise for Cops

Remember back in the day when a madman threatening a crowd of peaceful citizens would be headline news? Remember the 24/7, non-stop coverage with reporters on the scene dodging ammo with their bullet-proof helmet hair and invisible microphone shield, helicopters in the sky surveying the tops of buildings and people’s heads to give us an […]

Fox New’s Megyn Kelly Is Wildly Irrational, Essentially

On Monday’s O’Reilly Factor, Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly took a few stiff smacks at the hornet’s nest of common sense when, while speaking about the students who were pepper sprayed during the UC Davis protest, Kelly claimed that pepper spray was “a food product, essentially.” Naturally, those who reside on the Internets almost immediately […]

Tea Party Burning the Flag (Code)

When I was a teenager there was a word we used for hypocritical before we knew what hypocritical meant: poser. My friends and I lived and breathed BMX biking. We spent every summer building a BMX park on land the power company ran high-tension transmission lines through. These were the last open tracts of land […]