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Mr. Scott is a political junkie, and animal lover. He is also a U.S. Army veteran, career law enforcement executive and university professor. In addition he happens to own MadMikesAmerica which means he can write anything he wants, and often does.

Post-Brexit, U.K. Is In Its Worst Political Crisis Since 1940

Tweet On June 23, Britain voted to leave the European Union. With a much higher than expected turnout of 72 percent, close to 52 percent of the electorate voted to…

What We Know So Far About Istanbul Airport Attack

Late Tuesday, three suicide bombers targeted Istanbul’s Ataturk airport, opening fire before detonating their devices during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. One of the militants sparked the assault in…

“Please Don’t Shoot” Heart Rending 911 Calls Placed Moments Before Texas Mom Killed Her Daughters

(NEWSER) – Police have released the heartbreaking 911 calls placed in the moments before Texas mom Christy Sheats killed her two daughters Friday. In the first of three calls—which are…

How Jeff Zucker Turned CNN into FOX Lite With No Moral Compass and Lots of Trump Worshipping

Out of all of corporate media outlets, CNN is the most confusing. Sometimes, a rare moment of journalistic integrity will emerge from what seems like an endless sea of weak…

5 Reasons Why the Supreme Court’s Latest Abortion Ruling is a Humiliating Defeat for Republicans

Without a doubt the big news of Monday was the Supreme Court, in a 5-3 ruling, striking down Texas’ highly restrictive anti-abortion laws. This was easily the biggest ruling on…

Thanks Obama: New Study Shows White Republicans Blame Black President For Their Own Bigotry

New Study Shows What Americans Think About Our Racial Divide…And Who Republicans Blame A study released on Monday by the Pew Research Center offers keen – and often disheartening –…

US Pledges Support for Turkey-Condemns ‘heinous’ Istanbul Attack

The United States on Tuesday condemned what it called the “heinous” bombing and gun attack at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport that left at least 36 people dead, pledging “steadfast” support for…

Good Gal With a Gun Kills Daughters, Aims At Cops, Has Gun Taken From Cold Dead Hands

With those eyes, she could have run for the legislature In another case that’s a complete outlier, because almost all Responsible Gun Owners are law-abiding until they aren’t anymore, a…

Clarence Thomas Vigorously Defends Spousal Abusers’ Right To Guns

Just after a weekend where a mother who was a fierce gun advocacy type shot her two daughters before being shot by police, we received word that the United States…

Why So Many Doctors Experience Burnout

Focused, organized doctors are an important part of the healthcare system. After all, if physicians are misplacing records or forgetting important steps in a check-up, there will definitely be negative…

California’s Deadly Wildfires Just Tripled in Size

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. When it comes to forest fires, California can’t seem to catch…

RNC Having Hard Time Finding Speakers For National Convention

(NEWSER) – Almost as bad as a party no one RSVPs to: a national political convention where you’re the presumed nominee and people are either reluctantly attending, turning down high-profile…

The UK, Europe and Elsewhere: How Brexit Will Change Lives

James Cleverly is a happy man. He was one of the biggest campaigners to get Britain out of the European Union. But even the Conservative parliamentarians was a bit uneasy…

Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Law

The Supreme Court struck down a Texas abortion law Monday that advocates argued made it more difficult for women to receive an abortion. The court ruled the law placed an…

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