NRA Snowflakes Melt Over Totally Reasonable Comment

The Dallas diner that came under a boycott threat from the National Rifle Association )NRA) over an anti-gun violence message on its receipts during the NRA’s convention in the city says it is donating $15,000 to a gun control group. Ellen’s Restaurant will present Moms…

Tracking the fallout from Bill Cosby’s conviction

As Bill Cosby sits under house arrest in his home in Cheltenham — the same place where he drugged and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand in 2004 — there is little he can do but wait. Cosby was convicted on all three counts of aggravated indecent…

Scott Pruitt’s speed in dismantling EPA far exceeds Reagan, Bush administrations, study says

Under the leadership of Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has dramatically shifted away from its stated mission to “protect human and environmental health.” Instead, the agency is clearly favoring the interests of the polluting industries that it is mandated to regulate, according to…

Diamond and Silk make several false statements while testifying under oath before Congress

Conservative social media personalities Diamond & Silk testified under oath before Congress on Thursday and made several false statements to the House Judiciary Committee regarding Facebook “censorship” and a payment they received from the Trump campaign shortly after the 2016 election. “Facebook censored us for 6…

Sean Hannity Unmasked As Sleazy Fraud & Hypocrite

Fox host Sean Hannity has been under fire for not disclosing his legal relationship with President Donald Trump’s associate Michael Cohen. Hannity also has a legal relationship with Trump-linked attorneys Jay Sekulow, Victoria Toensing, and Joseph diGenova. Hannity hosted them (and Cohen) a total of…

Elon Musk’s ‘Westworld for cars’ has gone horribly wrong

“I’m definitely under stress,” Tesla CEO Elon Musk told CBS last week, “so if I seem like I’m not under stress then I’m gonna be clear. I’m definitely under stress.” Days later, the billionaire entrepreneur suspended production of his signature Model 3 Tesla, which had smashed…

Wealth-based bail system sparks another lawsuit in Texas

A coastal Texas county is under fire for violating the rights of people accused of misdemeanors and felonies by locking them into a cash bail system criminal justice advocates say is unconstitutional. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a lawsuit along with international law…

Trump Admin Pushing Abstinence-Only Education

Abstinence-only education — encouraging adolescents to wait until marriage for sex — is making a comeback under President Trump. In a marked departure from the previous administration, conservatives at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) are putting an emphasis on abstinence to reduce…