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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.

Django Actress Lying About Police Confrontation

As is so often the case not everyone who gets involved with the police is telling the truth about that involvement and, as I suspected, that is the case with…

Woman Commits Suicide by Crocodile

(Newser) A 65-year-old Thai woman removed her shoes on Friday and then committed suicide by jumping into a crocodile-filled pond, witnesses tell police who today confirmed the death. Wanpen Inyai…

Stop Stressing Cats By Treating Them Like Dogs

People need to remember that cats aren’t dogs.  The cats in particular want us to remember that an animal behavior expert tells the Telegraph. We stress our felines out by expecting them to…

Florida State University: Burden of Rape Falls on Accusers Says NYT

There appears to be “a pattern to the handling of sexual assault complaints by Florida State [University] students”—namely, that unless an accuser directly asks police to continue the investigation (even after…

Woman finds Dead Body in Trunk of Car

(Newser) A California woman says she has no idea how a dead body wound up in the trunk of her Lexus. The Riverside woman says she’d thought the car smelled…

ISIS Beheads British Hostage

(Newser) ISIS appears to have carried out its threat to behead yet another Western hostage, this time a British citizen named David Haines. The executioner who killed Steven Sotloff in…

Oscar Pistorious Guilty of Culpable Homicide

(Newser) A South African judge has found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, or negligent killing, in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and declared him not guilty of…

Jimmy Kimmel Explains Net Neutrality

Confused by “net neutrality?”  I know that I am and I publish a website.  So, while casting about trying to find a way to explain it to all of us…

Judge Finds Oscar Pistorious Not Guilty of Murder

(Newser) The judge in Oscar Pistorius’ trial will not find him guilty of murder, but he could still be found guilty of lesser charges, including culpable homicide—the equivalent of manslaughter.…

Top 10 Stories for September 10, 2014

President Obama will address the American people at 9PM Eastern this evening to talk about his plans for ISIS.  Apple unveils its brand new iPhone, and a shark kills a…

Reversing Health Damage From Sitting Too Long

We all know that spending too much time on our asses and not enough time on our feet can have serious consequences to your health.  I know that if I…

Mountain Lion That Attacked Boy Will Be Killed

People destroy their natural habitat; building homes, parks, industry, shopping malls, and etc., on land that was once the territory of many wild creatures, including mountain lions.   A few animals…

Stephen Hawking: The ‘God’ Particle Could Destroy the Universe

I’m a big fan of Stephen Hawking, probably one of the smartest guys in the world, if you don’t count the aliens living secretly as Black Jack dealers in Vegas,…

Bad News: Mitch McConnell Open Wide Lead In Re-Election Bid

Unfortunately for America, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) looks increasingly safe in his re-election bid, as a new NBC News/Marist poll gives him a healthy eight-point lead over Democratic…

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