COMMENTARY/OPINION

Tormented Souls: The Haunted Battleground of Cold Harbor

by Caroline Taylor

The Battle of Cold Harbor took place outside of Richmond, Virginia between May 31 and June 12, 1864. One of the last major skirmishes of the Civil War,…

Why the Nonsensical ‘IRS Scandal’ Is Pure Political Theater

by Michael John Scott

On Tuesday, while Puerto Rico languishes and a pile of work faces our do-nothing House of Representatives, a hearing commenced to smear John Koskinen, current head of the…

Why Bernie Sanders Is Refusing To Play Nice

by Hunter Steele

  by Clare Malone The Democrats. Remember them? You’ve not read much about the blue donkeys in this space, given the Republican Party’s particular devotion to political acrobatics…

5 Bizarre and Creepy Things You Didn’t Know About the Ouija Board

by Caroline Taylor

If your childhood was anything like ours, you have fond memories of summoning the dead at sleepovers with a mysterious item from Toys “R” Us. That item was…

New Research Predicts An Intolerably Hot World

by Michael John Scott

by Emily J. Gertz Our grandchildren and great-grandchildren may live on a planet even hotter than we feared if countries fail to slash carbon emissions now, according to…

9 Terrifying Cases of Real-Life Exorcisms and Demonic Possession

by Michael John Scott

1. ROBBIE MANNHEIM, A.K.A. “ROLAND DOE” William Friedkin sent theatergoers running for their rosaries with his 1973 classic about a little girl possessed by a sadistic spirit. THE…

John Oliver on the Incredible Lunacy of Presidential Primaries

by Peter Lake

Most Americans concede that we don’t totally understand how the presidential primary process works—the primaries, the caucuses, the delegates and superdelegates. On the latest episode of Last Week…

How the Sanders Voter Could Be Key To Clinton’s Success

by Michael John Scott

by Nate Silver Donald Trump has gained on Hillary Clinton in recent national polls after becoming the presumptive GOP nominee this month. But Trump may also be helped…

Do More Immigrants Equal More Litter?

by Neil Bamforth

The town where I live has a high percentage of immigrants from Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe. The amount of rubbish and litter in the streets is, frankly,…

NEWS

Teacher Arrested For Domestic Violence While Wearing “Stop Domestic Violence T-Shirt”

by Peter Lake

(NEWSER) – A social studies teacher from Maine was arrested on domestic violence charges last…

Notorious Nutjob Ted Nugent Tells Bernie Sanders to “Eat S*it and Die” At NRA Meeting

by Michael John Scott

Ted Nugent will be at it again. The gun-loving rocker was re-elected to the National…

Gawker Solves the Mystery of Donald Trump’s ‘Inscrutable Hairdo’

by Michael John Scott

(NEWSER) – Gawker just went all Woodward and Bernstein on Donald Trump’s “inscrutable hairdo.” Inside…

EgyptAir Flight MS804 ‘Did Not Swerve’ Before Crash

by Peter Lake

EgyptAir flight MS804 did not make abrupt turns before disappearing and crashing as previously suggested,…

Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump is ‘disaster waiting to happen’

by Michael John Scott

DETROIT — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton appealed to a key group of union members…

Arizona TV Reporter Accused of Defecating on Random Lawn

by Ron Reed

(NEWSER) – An Arizona TV reporter has been charged with a misdemeanor for allegedly defecating…

Chilean Man Attempts Suicide By Jumping Into Lion Enclosure

by Michael John Scott

(NEWSER) – Two lions were killed after they severely mauled a man who stripped naked…

Massachusetts State Trooper Brings Lunch to Homeless Woman

by Michael John Scott

by Amanda Froelich Barely a day goes by without a new story surfacing that involves…

Obama Ends ‘Cold War Vestige’ Lifts Vietnam Arms Embargo

by Michael John Scott

(NEWSER) – American guns—and the US Peace Corps—may soon be making their way to Vietnam.…

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