COMMENTARY/OPINION

The Difference: Undocumented Workers and Millionaire Ranchers

by Michael John Scott

In Bunkerville, Nevada last week the “showdown” was the stuff of Hollywood.  Here it was: a poor, persecuted rancher, his cows, and an armed militia resisting the federal government’s…

A Very Taxing Question

by Norman Rampart

The very taxing question is, why should we, the people, the plebs, the minions even have to pay it? Let’s start with Britain then. I know this is…

Putin’s Lie: I Hope I Don’t Have to Use Force in Eastern Ukraine

by Michael John Scott

Uncle Vlad as he’s affectionately, albeit secretly known to his minions and friends, doesn’t always tell the truth.  One should not expect the truth from a former KGB…

Danny And The Ryan Plan, Circa 2014

by Margarita Mercure Hibbs

When I first wrote this article, it was after the GOP Controlled House of Representatives first passed the Path To Prosperity Plan or what we all call the…

Louisiana: No Oral Sex But You Can F*ck Dead People

by Michael John Scott

Those Krazy Kristian Louisiana lawmakers vigorously defended their long standing ban on consensual oral and anal sex today, despite the fact that it’s unconstitutional. What makes this ridiculous law…

Error 522 Means MadMikesAmerica Crashed

by Michael John Scott

Yesterday, around 1100hrs, Mad Mike’s America’s server, HostGator, crashed and it was down for about 16 hours, a record.  I’m not exactly sure how long the lights were out…

What is Spam Anyway?

by Norman Rampart

What precisely is the purpose of ‘spam’. For those who remember the strange luncheon meat known as ‘spam’ I am, hopefully clearly, not referring to that sort of…

NEWS

Atheist Sues NJ After License Plate Rejection

by Michael John Scott

Unfortunately for the sane among us, the country is a long way from a secular,…

Astronomers Discover Another Planet Earth

by Michael John Scott

Is it true?  Have astronomers found another earth-like planet revolving around a dwarf star?  Well it…

Pro-Russian Militants: All Eastern Ukraine Jews Must Register

by Michael John Scott

In 1937 and 1938, German authorities once again pursued legislative persecution of German Jews by impoverishing…

Oprah To Give Lindsay Lohan’s Reality Show the Big Boot

by Caroline Taylor

Hollywood starlet Lindsay Lohan is always getting arrested.  She’s been suspected of burglary, found passed…

Bloomberg Targets NRA With $50M Gun Control Group

by Michael John Scott

The good guys are taking on the bad guys as the fight between gun control…

China Air Pollution Causing Severe Weather In US

by Lincoln Cahill

Don’t feel sorry for the residents of Beijing or New Delhi the next time you…

CBO Reports ObamaCare To Cost Billions Less Than Projected

by Carol Bell

The Republicans are weeping for the second time in a week as the Congressional Budget Office…

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Is Your Stressful House Making Your Pet Sick?

by Michael John Scott

Many dogs and cats are very sensitive to household changes. Visitors and houseguests, an active, loud “terrible twos” toddler or construction can all have an impact on your…

R.I.P. Gracie May The Fruit Bat

by Norman Rampart

When you lose a pet you lose a member of your family. The pain and distress is akin to losing a human member of the family. Well, it…

Disciplining Your Dog the Right Way

by Dr. Jennifer Coates

The term “negative punishment” sounds vaguely disturbing.  Both words have such poor connotations it’s hard to believe we should all be striving to use more, not less negative…

5 Ways You Can Add Years to Your Pet’s Life

by Michael John Scott

All of us dog and cat lovers want what’s best for our beloved pets, and that includes a long, and healthy life.  So, to help achieve that goal,…

SCI/TECH/HOME/TRAVEL

Exploring Your Wild Side: 4 Sexy Cities to Visit on Vacation

by Jessica Snow

If you’re like most red-blooded Americans, when you dream about your next vacation, images of white sandy beaches, cold beverages, and…

4 Tips to Make the Most of a Dude Ranch Vacation

by Abigail Clark

Sometimes, you’ve just got to get away. For some, that means going to the roof of a building and looking out…