Could mental illness save Trump from impeachment and prison?

Donald Trump

President Donald Trump showed his true racist colors this week with his now infamous alleged “shithole” comment about Haiti and Africa. These comments combined with his recent erratic behavior is giving more credence to the thought that Trump is mentally unfit to be President and should be removed from office, a call that is being […]

Man who tried to kill President Reagan to be released

Almost 35 years ago, America was shocked when would-be assassin John Hinckley Jr., opened fire on President Ronald Reagan in 1981. Hinckley shot Reagan and three others, including then-Press Secretary James Brady who died in 2014 due to complications from his injuries. President Reagan’s injuries lift him hospitalized and in critical condition, but he eventually recovered. […]

Thousands petition to have ‘Trap Queen’ sung at Nancy Reagan funeral

The funeral for Nancy Reagan, former first lady of the United States, has been set for Friday, March 11 at 2 p.m. Reagan, who died on Sunday of congestive heart failure at the age of 94, has been highly respected for her “Just Say No” campaign that she implemented during the height of the 1980’s […]

US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found dead at Texas ranch

Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead Saturday at the Cibolo Creek Ranch in Marfa, Texas. After an investigation by the FBI, the U.S. Marshal Service, and the Presidio County sheriff, Scalia’s death was deemed a result of natural causes, mySanAntonio reported. He was 79. Scalia had arrived at the Mexican-inspired resort on Friday for […]

Republican lawmaker Rick Brattin thinks poor people shouldn’t eat steak or seafood

A Republican lawmaker in Missouri thinks poor people abuse food stamps and wants to ban them from buying what he deems are “luxury items.” State Representative Rick Brattin has introduced legislation that would prohibit the purchase of “cookies, chips, energy drinks, soft drinks, seafood or steak” with food stamps. “The intention of the bill is to get the […]

SXSW: Snoop Dogg blames Ronald Reagan for gang violence in LA

Snoop Dogg wore his Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. hat during his keynote speech at SXSW in Austin. “When Reaganomics kicked in, certain things were taken away,” says the 43-year-old rapper about former President Ronald W. Reagan, the 40th POTUS (1981–89), who also served as the 33rd Governor of California (1967–75) before his presidency. He faults […]

Former drug dealer Ricky Ross says US complicit in drug trade

Freeway Ricky Ross was one of the most notorious drug dealers of the 1980s. At the height of his career, he made close to $1 million per day selling cocaine. Ross was introduced to the cocaine business during the early 1980s and soon became business partners with a Nicaraguan supplier. Reportedly, the supplier was allowed […]

Politicians who opposed Nelson Mandela and supported apartheid

Everyone is loving Nelson Mandela in death. But, much like Martin Luther King in America, Mandela had a score of powerful detractors and enemies while he was alive — and more particularly when he was fighting and imprisoned trying to obliterate the unjust South African apartheid system. Some who opposed Mandela have, of course, amended […]

Black couple felt racially profiled at ‘The Butler’ screening

Lee Daniels’ The Butler was released this weekend and two moviegoers claim that the extra security at the Regal Majestic Theater in Silver Spring, Md., made them feel racially profiled. Tiffany Flowers, a labor organizer, tweeted directly to Regal Theaters about her experience at the Saturday evening showing. Flowers watched the movie with her husband, Alan Hanson, who noticed that the extra security was only […]

Celebrities rave over ‘The Butler’ on Twitter

Lee Daniel’s The Butler wiped the floor with its competition over the Aug. 16-18 weekend, raking in critical acclaim along $25 million to help Oprah Winfrey and Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker take the top spot from its vanquished competition, Kick-Ass 2 and Ashton Kutcher’s Jobs.  Celebrities raved over the film about a longtime White House butler who […]

Celebrities turning 30 in 2013

Thirty years ago, the Republican messiah Ronald Reagan was engineering an ultra-conservative revolution and became a demigod in the process. Julius “Dr. J” Erving finally won his first and only NBA title with the Philadelphia 76ers after three other futile tries in six years. Eddie Murphy’s Trading Places, Chevy Chase’s National Lampoon’s Animal House and […]

Whitney Houston’s Pricey Funeral Angers City: 5 Other Famously Pricey Funerals

The world may have mourned the death of Whitney Houston, but the residents of Newark, N.J., are raging mad about the high cost of the singing legend’s funeral. According to CBS, taxpayers in Newark, though sad about the loss of Houston, are outraged about footing the bill for her pricey funeral, which reportedly cost more […]

Taxes Lower Under Obama Than GOP’s Beloved Ronald Reagan

While Republicans in Congress are blocking every effort put forth by President Obama, they still offer no real alternatives to create jobs and deal with the economic crisis confronting the nation. Currently, House Republicans are blocking the Obama administration’s efforts to promote healthier lunches in school by saying the new rules are too costly. They […]

Michelle Obama Involved in Midair Near Miss; Air Traffic Controllers Under Fire

Another dangerous miscue by air traffic controllers has now touched the highest levels of power in America. The plane carrying first lady Michelle Obama came dangerously close to a military cargo jet in the skies over Maryland. It’s the latest embarrassing error and potentially disastrous mistake at the nation’s airports. On Monday, the first lady’s […]