Cops: Burglar fed victims’ dog, made coffee, smoked cigarettes

By Olaf Ekberg on Friday, January 30th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

An Ohio couple says a burglar made himself right at home before he took their stuff. Richard Nisely and his wife were arrested and when they returned to their home, they discovered the door was open and the place had been ransacked. “Whoever broke into the house took several items, including cash, medication, a PlayStation, […]

London mayor: Islamic terrorists ‘not making it with girls’

By Olaf Ekberg on Saturday, January 31st, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

London Mayor Boris Johnson says ISIS terrorists’ problems ultimately trace back to their trouble with the ladies. Citing an analysis by MI5, Johnson tells the Sun: “If you look at all the psychological profiling about bombers, they typically will look at porn. They are literally w***ers. Severe onanists. “They are tortured. They will be very […]

VIDEO: Hockey goalies hug after center-ice fight

By Olaf Ekberg on Friday, January 30th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

Hockey goalies fighting is a rare sight. Rarer still is to see them embrace after duking it out. But that’s exactly what happened when Jordan Piccolino of the Pembroke Lumber Kings and Guillaume Therien of the Carleton Place Canadians met at center ice while their teammates pushed and shoved during the third period of a […]

‘Smart’ keyboard may know who’s typing

By Olaf Ekberg on Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

The US Department of Energy’s Office of Basic Energy Sciences supported research to produce a new keyboard that can sense who’s typing on it. “By analyzing such parameters as the force applied by key presses and the time interval between them, a new self-powered non-mechanical intelligent keyboard could provide a stronger layer of security for […]

Police stop kids offering to shovel for neighbors: ‘They need a permit’

By Olaf Ekberg on Thursday, January 29th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

With the winter storm quickly approaching the east coast, some entrepreneurial kids saw a chance to make a little money – and help their neighbors. “Matt Molinari and his friend, both [high school] seniors from Bridgewater, were going door-to-door advertising their snow shoveling services in advance of the storm,” CBS 2 reports. Then suddenly, they “kind […]

Detroit to give city employees steep discount on vacant homes

By Olaf Ekberg on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

There’s one more reason it pays to work for the government. Detroit is giving preferential treatment to city employees, retirees and their immediate family members by offering them half off city-owned homes that are up for auction. The Detroit Free Press reports: Current city workers — those on the city payroll or working on contract […]

Census Bureau: 1 in 5 children on food stamps

By Olaf Ekberg on Friday, January 30th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

The dismal statistics continue to mount in Obama’s America. The Census Bureau reports: The number of children receiving food stamps remains higher than it was before the start of the Great Recession in 2007, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s annual Families and Living Arrangements table package released today. The rate of children living with […]

Transgender nominated to be Pennsylvania’s physician general

By Olaf Ekberg on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 in Uncategorized 320 Comments

A man who became a woman five years ago has been nominated to be Pennsylvania’s physician general. Dr. Rachel Levine has been nominated by Gov. Tom Wolf, the state’s newly sworn-in progressive governor. The Washington Blade reports the appointment would make Levine the “highest-ranking transgender person to ever hold a position within state government.” “I […]