September 2015

Minnesota Woman Receives Bill for Missing Relative's Wedding

Minnesota Woman Receives Bill for Missing Relative’s Wedding

A Minnesota woman was all set to attend a relative’s wedding two weeks ago when, at the last-minute, her mother was unable to babysit her kids. Since the wedding invitation specified no children, Jessica Baker and her husband were forced … More »

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    How We are Screwing Up the News

    How We are Screwing Up the News

    When it comes to reporting the news, these days it’s all about sensational headlines and generating web traffic. Ed the Sock explores how we are screwing up the news with misleading stories, social media reporting, faux outrage and lack of … More »

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      Penguins Exhibition Game Brings "Slap Shot" Back to Life

      Penguins Exhibition Game Brings “Slap Shot” Back to Life

      In 1977, a little film called Slap Shot was released and became a cult classic. It starred Paul Newman and Michael Ontkean and follows the plight of a minor league hockey team that adopts a violent playing style in order to attract … More »

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        Leftists in Oz

        Leftists in Oz

        Why is it that the Left is always (without exception) vocally outraged over imaginary injustices, but never (also without exception) voice any outrage over real outrages? If the Left were stupid or insane, they would sometimes, by sheer statistical random … More »

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          Soccer Player Gets Embarrassing Pics Leaked by Model

          Soccer Player Gets Embarrassing Pics Leaked by Model

          You’d think that a rich, successful soccer player wouldn’t have to beg to get a girl. But apparently Mariana Diarco is something special because Ezequiel Lavezzi, a soccer player from Argentina who is currently playing in France, was messaging her … More »

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            Why This LHHH Star is About to Get Much Brighter

            Why This LHHH Star is About to Get Much Brighter

            You know Nikki Mudarris from Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood and you know her boyfriend Mally Mall, the famous producer. Get ready to know both of them even more. And prepare for both of them to get much more famous. … More »

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              Why Rand Paul is Going After Ted Cruz

              Why Rand Paul is Going After Ted Cruz

              As the primary season heats up, rivalries continue to form within the GOP field. Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has unleashed a new attack against Texas Senator Ted Cruz, tearing apart his fellow lawmaker for his supposed behavior within the Senate … More »

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                Does Carly Fiorina Still Feel Bad for John Boehner?

                Does Carly Fiorina Still Feel Bad for John Boehner?

                We all remember the government shutdown of 2013, when the Senate refused to pass a funding bill because of a GOP effort to include language that would delay President Barack Obama’s signature Affordable Care Act. In light of the current … More »

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                  Hillary's Against Keystone XL Pipeline, Yet Still Takes Oil Money

                  Hillary’s Against Keystone XL Pipeline, Yet Still Takes Oil Money

                  Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has remained true to her party’s opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline, which would run across the United States and Canada, because of the alleged environmental impacts that the project allegedly would have. However, her … More »

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                    Ballast Point Indra Kunindra India-Style Stout

                    Ballast Point Indra Kunindra India-Style Stout

                    How many times has this happened to you? While hanging about at your house, you suddenly get a powerful craving for Indian food, but upon thinking of what it would take to get it… More »

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                      Stop Everything: Edward Snowden is on Twitter

                      Stop Everything: Edward Snowden is on Twitter

                      Edward Snowden (yes, that Edward Snowden) has joined Twitter and, already, it’s pretty epic. He couldn’t just sign up and not be, at least, a little clever, right? At exactly noon on September 29, 2015, he sent his first tweet…

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                        Busty Australian Model in Pain But Happy

                        Busty Australian Model in Pain But Happy

                        Before having her first breast enlargement surgery, Sarah Marie Summer was an unhappy teenager with a bra size of 30B. Today, three surgeries later, she fills out her 32M bras while saying that she’s happier than ever. However, her surgical … More »

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                          The Right to Be Forgotten is Censorship By Another Name

                          The Right to Be Forgotten is Censorship By Another Name

                          New technologies continue to tear down barriers and bring people closer together than ever before, but society in response is struggling to grapple with the social ramifications of evolving privacy expectations. That includes how we respond to the unexpected release … More »

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                            Syria Crisis: Obama and Putin Disagree Over Role of Assad

                            Syria Crisis: Obama and Putin Disagree Over Role of Assad

                            President Barack Obama and Russian leader Vladimir Putin had their first sit down meeting in nearly a year as part of a United Nations summit held on Monday. While the two have historically disagreed on a wide variety of issues, … More »

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                              What Hillary Said When She Finally Mentioned Bernie Sanders

                              What Hillary Said When She Finally Mentioned Bernie Sanders

                              To Hillary Clinton’s campaign, the impressive trajectory of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has become the elephant in the room. In spite of polls showing the exponential growth of Sanders’ support, placing him within a relatively narrow margin of securing the … More »

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                                Seasonal Brews: Baxter Hayride Autumn Ale

                                Seasonal Brews: Baxter Hayride Autumn Ale

                                I love a good hayride, or at least I did when I was younger. Piling into the trailer towed by some old tractor, plopping down onto some weathered hay bale and then feeling the lurch as the open air tour … More »

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                                  Poll: These Two Republican Candidates Could Defeat Hillary

                                  Poll: These Two Republican Candidates Could Defeat Hillary

                                  While Donald Trump continues to hold the lead in the Republican primary, a new poll shows that the real estate developer would barely stand a chance in the general election against Hillary Clinton. If the Republicans want to secure victory, … More »

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                                    Will McCarthy Be the New Speaker of the House?

                                    Will McCarthy Be the New Speaker of the House?

                                    John Boehner will step down from his post as Speaker of the House at the end of October, marking the end his nearly five year-long run as one of the most powerful leaders within the government. A top contender has … More »

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