What’s Puzzling Trump? Puerto Rico, The US Virgin Islands, and the First Amendment

One of the realities of having a president who tweets and talks off-the-cuff as much as Donald Trump, is that his words often give insight into topics he doesn’t have a clear grasp on. While it is easy to poke fun and laugh, the president is the representative of the Continue Reading

What you’ll miss if Donald Trump actually revokes NBC’s license

Unless you just haven’t been paying attention, you’ve probably heard that Donald Trump threatened to revoke NBC’s broadcast license over a news story he deemed “fake.” First of all, in case you were wondering if it is even possible for a president to revoke the broadcast license of one of Continue Reading

Planet X: Another Doomsday Theory Bites The Dust

Much to the chagrin of Doomsday-watchers and conspiracy theorists everywhere, the world did not end yesterday, a planet four times the size of earth didn’t make an appearance, and there was no miraculous sign over the city of Jerusalem to usher in the Great Tribulation. None of this should surprise Continue Reading

Latest Scare: A planet we can’t see is going to appear out of nowhere and collide with us this month

According to a Christian numerologist, we’ve all got one week to get our affairs in order before the end of the world. David Meade, who’s theories are not endorsed by any church or denomination, claims that a planet called “Planet X” or “Nibiru” is on a collision course with earth Continue Reading

Is Tropical Storm Don a jab at Donald Trump?

A hurricane is named Don is brewing in the Atlantic. The left chuckled at what it saw as an obvious jab at President Donald Trump and his views on climate change, the right cried foul, and once again, the truth simply cried. Tropical storm names are not political. They are Continue Reading

Do you know why we celebrate the Fourth of July?

This video was posted on YouTube by Mark Dice in 2015 and has 1.7 million views. If you were still of the impression that your friends and neighbors were informed citizens, I’ve got some bad news. Watch this video and prepare to lose your faith in humanity. For those of Continue Reading

Things You Fell For In 2015

The Internet is more revolutionary than the printing press. While it has brought to our fingertips new levels of information and new ideas, it is also at times a breeding ground for gossip, misinformation, conjecture and all out lies. Here are some of the memes and false reports some of Continue Reading

2015: The Year In Stupid

It’s the time of year when we media types write endless year in review articles about significant events that happened in an assortment of categories during the previous year. This isn’t one of those articles. This year-in-review is about insignificant events that received much more attention than they were due. This is Continue Reading

Millennials and Free Speech

Millennials have grown up in a world where blogs and social media are taken just as seriously as news and information sources. In this world, the word of a “mommy blogger” is viewed as equal to that of a doctor and the words of a fringe group are equal to mainstream thinking. When there is no discernment between Continue Reading