Man who has a problem with food fired from cooking show!!! Files discrimination suit! Whole world laughs! Must credit Popehat!!!
Archives for July 3, 2008
Martha Puebla is dead. She was murdered as she sat on her front porch in Sun Valley, California. Why was she murdered? Because the Los Angeles Police Department, in an effort to trick a confession out of a suspected murderer, falsely told the suspect that Martha Puebla had identified him.
Fox News has a problem with New York Times correspondents Jacques Steinberg and Steven Redicliffe, labeling them "attack dogs." But as any television journalist could tell a print correspondent, a picture is worth a thousand words. Jacques Steinberg, before and after photoshop: One of these Steven Redicliffes is not like the other: Notice the jaundiced […]
In the summer of 1967, something unthinkably weird happened on the deck of a US aircraft carrier in the Gulf of Tonkin. It was fueling time in preparation for yet another sortie, and the planes were arranged on the carrier in this manner: The large plane in the upper left, an F-4 Phantom II, flipped […]
The Florida Constitution has this to say about the rights of its citizens: All natural persons, female and male alike, are equal before the law and have inalienable rights, among which are the right to enjoy and defend life and liberty, to pursue happiness, to be rewarded for industry, and to acquire, possess and protect […]
Consecutive, not concurrent, life sentences for a Texas man convicted on forty counts of sexually assaulting children. A man was sentenced to more than 4,000 years in prison Wednesday for sexually assaulting three teenage girls. A day after finding James Kevin Pope guilty, jurors sentenced him to 40 life prison terms — one for each […]
The Brainy Gamer and I heard the same NPR story yesterday, but he beat me to blogging about it. Dateline: New York City, 1949. There's a great dispute between fans of two famous entertainment titans of the time. There's a riot, and 25 people die in a hail of police gunfire. What could this be […]
New and exciting ways to harass your neighbors without leaving your computer chair.
You know, I understand that each and every state in this great union has its share of dipshits. I know that undue focus of ridicule on our Southern friends (with the exception of Florida, which I think we can all agree is irretrievably fucked up) is elitist and retrograde stereotyping. I work towards not indulging […]