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The Government Shutdown Is Over, Debt Ceiling Raised

The Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nevada, and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, have come up with the Reid McConnel deal, which was passed earlier Wednesday by both the House and Senate, ultimately ending the government shutdown and avoiding default.The …

Dodgers Trailing Cardinals in NLCS

It’s that wonderful time of year in America, the weather is getting a bit cooler, everything comes in pumpkin flavor, and the World Series is almost upon us. But we still have a few more games to go until we …

Government Shutdown Woes and Orgasmic Release Government Shutdown Woes and Orgasmic Release
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The politicians handling the Government Shutdown have come to an agreement to solve the nations numerous economic problems. After 16 long days of  uncertainty president Obama has signed a bill to avoid default and officially end the Shutdown. Thousands of …

Street Artist, Banksy, Strikes Again!

On Tuesday, October 15, 2013, crowds rushed to see the latest work of Banksy, a famous British street artist who is on a month-long residency in New York. He created a sentimental piece, deeply touching the hearts of individuals, with …

Miss America Nina Davuluri Meets The President
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Miss America Nina Davuluri got to meet with President Obama Wednesday when she visited the White House. The beauty queen seemed excited to meet Obama and even tweeted about it. Had the pleasure of having a conversation with President @BarackObama …

IBM Stock Leads To Discouraging Results? IBM Stock Leads To Discouraging Results?

IBM has released the 2013 Third-Quarter Earnings, and there is both good and bad news with the recent report. The good news is that the third-quarter net income increased six percent where this year’s third-quarter earnings were $4.04 billion ($3.68 …

Fran’s Got a Man! Drescher’s New Beau Fran’s Got a Man! Drescher’s New Beau

(image) Fran Drescher’s got a new man! And of course the 59-year-old actress has landed herself a gent. She’s the nanny that we know and love, and Fran is still looking good as ever. The dark-haired vixen became best remembered …

Pat Summitt Plaza & Statue Almost Finished
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Friends, family, and fans alike are invited to witness the dedication of the Pat Summitt Plaza and Statue in Knoxville, Tennessee. On November 22, at 11:00 a.m., everyone will be able to see the finished product of the plaza and …

Mischa Barton Comes Clean About Breakdown

Mischa Barton was the star of The O.C. and also had roles in several films. She seemed to have it all at a young age, but the pressure of being a young star proved too much for her and in …

Harley-Davidson Recall, “Do Not Ride” Notice Issued
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Harley-Davidson has issued a voluntary recall for the 2014 Touring motorcycles. Owners have been issued a Do Not Ride notice while the dealers have received a Do Not Deliver notice. The recalled vehicles include models built between May 3, 2013, …

Cory Booker Wins Race to Become Senator Cory Booker Wins Race to Become Senator

He did it! Cory Booker has succeeded in defeating Republican, Steve Lonegan, in becoming the senator-elect of the state of New Jersey for the Democratic party. Booker, 44, reportedly won with over 55 percent of the vote. The Associated Press …

Shoeless Indian Boys From Mexico Win Tournament
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I guess you don’t need a sweet pair of Air Jordan’s to win a basketball tournament. A team of Trique Indian boys, most of which were barefoot, cleaned house at a recent basketball tournament in Mexico. The team is from …

Injured Kangaroo Found In Melbourne Airport Pharmacy

As a person who grew up in Australia, and living close to Melbourne, I always remember seeing kangaroos when visiting Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport; however, they were on the tails of Qantas airplanes. According to Yahoo! News, an actual kangaroo was …

Government Shutdown Ends: House and Senate Reach a Deal

Who saw this coming? The House and Senate have reached a deal at the 11th hour and the government shutdown is over. Lawmakers in D.C. squabbled back and forth for weeks about the budget, causing around 1 million government workers …

Meteorite: Russia Uncovers One of The Largest Pieces Ever From Urals

On Wednesday, Russian divers recovered a sunken half-tonne “suspected” meteorite that had descended from space on February 14, 2013. The shockwave induced from the meteor had affected as many as 1200-1500 people in the Urals. Why it took so many …

Cara Delevingne Loves McDonalds and Tattoos

If you think models only eat brown rice and vegetables, think again. Model Cara Delevingne chowed down on some greasy fast food right in the middle of a photo shoot for DKNY. Cara took a break from modeling to have …

Oreos’ Addictive Potential vs. Drugs
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(image) What’s all the Oreo hullabaloo? They may be addictive? Well, if you’ve ever tasted an Oreo, you already know that its addictive quality is not news. But what happened exactly, and how was this expected revelation rendered? A very …

Miami Boat Capsizes Resulting In Tragic Fatalities

Multiple maritime tragedies have struck Miami’s coast in the last few days. Four fatalities have been reported from one tragedy involving a boat capsizing off the coast of Miami on Wednesday. The boat was transporting migrants from Haiti and Jamaica, …

Irving Fryar & Mother Indicted in New Jersey

It was not a happy hump day for former NFL wide receiver Irving Fryar and his mother. Fryar and his mother, Allene McGhee, were indicted on Wednesday by a grand jury in New Jersey for a mortgage fraud scam. The …

PETA Recommends New Washington Redskins Logo PETA Recommends New Washington Redskins Logo

(image) Even Obama says he would “think about changing” the team name of the Washington Redskins, as it offends Native Americans, “a sizable group of people”. “I don’t know whether our attachment to a particular name should override the real …

Sony Announces Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera System Sony Announces Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera System

Sony is now taking pre-orders for its new Alpha 7 series, a mirrorless full-frame camera system, due in December. The electronics giant is offering the a7 and a7R cameras, with 24 megapixel CMOS and 36 megapixel CMOS sensors respectively. The …

Esteban Loaiza’s Stepdaughter Denies Affair
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In December 2012, singer Jenni Rivera died in a plane crash in Mexico. Two months prior to that, Rivera and her eldest daughter, Janney “Chiquis” Marin, had a falling out. Apparently the late singer believed Marin and her then husband, …

Giant Oarfish Found In California

A giant Oarfish turned up on the shore of the Southern California coast on Sunday. These fish live in deep water and are rarely seen. This particular specimen measure 18 feet long and weighed over 400 pounds It was found …

Nirvana Recognized As Nominee For Hall Of Fame
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The masters and originators of grunge rock, Nirvana, whose frontman Kurt Cobain famously said “It’s better to burn out than to fade away” have been announced as nominees for the 2014 Rock And Roll Hall of Fame. It’s been a …