INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – State officials gave Occupy Indy protesters 24 hours to clear their tents, sleeping bags and other camping accessories from the Statehouse lawn and warned there could be arrests Thursday should anybody resist the efforts to remove the items. The Department of Administration ordered the handful […]
Written by: Naomi Wolf Nov. 16, 2011 Yesterday morning, when I learned that Zuccotti Park had been cleared overnight by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg — who justified his action in a statement that cited health and safety concerns — the first thing I did was call my […]
Ilya Zhitomirskiy, the co-founder of Facebook rival Diaspora, has died. The 22-year-old was one of four New York-based students who launched Diaspora as a “privacy-aware, user-controlled” social network. It was set up in response to criticism that Facebook was not handling the privacy of its users well.
Makana, a popular Hawaiin troubador, was enlisted to sing and play his guitar in the background at a dinner Obama and other APEC leaders attended Saturday night. His song of choice: a 45-minute montage of protest songs, all while wearing a shirt that read “Occupy with Aloha.”
Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de los Muertos) is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and around the world in many cultures. The holiday focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died. Here is a video […]
The recent news of the sex scandal at Penn State, centered around former Assistant Coach, Jerry Sandusky, performing sexual acts (abuse) with boys as young as seven years old is completely overwhelming and devastating to me. I am in complete shock that so many people knew about these […]
I have such a love/hate relationship with these false prophets. I am completely entertained by their stories of the upcoming Armageddeons. I especially find how they derive the dates to be completely and utterly ridiculous. Christmas came early for me this year as I truly had a field […]
We humans presume we’re smarter than animals, but are we really? Let’s take a closer look as we countdown the Top 5 intelligent animals.
Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de los Muertos) is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and around the world in many cultures. The holiday focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died. Here are photos from […]
• Joe Paterno, one of the biggest names in college football, will never coach another game • Penn State president Graham Spanier also forced out by Board of Trustees • Allegations of a cover-up as two school administrators charged with failing to report their findings about the sexual […]