Library throws away 172,000 ‘outdated’ books

By Olaf Ekberg on Saturday, February 28th, 2015 in Uncategorized 3 Comments

A California library has purged more than 172,000 books over the last two years to make way for new ones. Many residents are upset because a lot of the books had little wear and were only four years old. Cara Elness says she discovered 5 large trash bins full of books after the latest purge […]

CHICAGOLAND: Campaign accused of buying votes for $10 apiece

By Olaf Ekberg on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

While many say the right to vote is priceless, in Chicago, the real value of a vote itself is apparently $10. In the run up to the Windy City’s vote this week for city leaders, resident Willie Allen says he was approached and offered $10 to vote for a particular candidate. “I was coming down […]

Walker: People don’t care about what Washington media covers

By Olaf Ekberg on Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is responding to the so-called gotcha questions he faced during a recent trip to Washington, DC. “I was in Green Bay, Wisconsin this afternoon. I was at two of the leading job creators talking about career opportunities for people with disabilities and somebody in the press at the end asked me […]

VIDEO: NJ house ‘disintegrates’ after gas leak

By Olaf Ekberg on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

A police car’s dash cam caught the dramatic moment a house “disintegrated” while crews were nearby searching for a reported gas leak. An Ocean County, New Jersey home was being tended to by gas company workers and isolated by police when the explosion happened. “The house has been disintegrated,” according to Stafford Township Mayor John […]

CJ’s back! Black middle schooler urges GOP to focus on freedom and limited government

By Olaf Ekberg on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in Uncategorized 7 Comments

On the heels of shredding President Obama in a YouTube video earlier this week, Georgia middle schooler CJ Pearson is turning his sights on the GOP. “We need to start educating people on the values of our (Republican) Party: limited government, liberty, freedom, personal responsibility and all of those issues which we all hold dear,” […]

Apple CEO: ‘We have enormous admiration for Israel’

By on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin met with Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday in Jerusalem. Cook is heading an Apple delegation visiting Israel ahead of the inauguration of the computer giant’s new local office in Herzliya. Rivlin told Cook, “Your contribution to humanity is unprecedented. Even for me as one who prefers to write with a […]

Whoopi Goldberg: Hillary’s office pay inequality ‘like a bad fart’

By Olaf Ekberg on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

The View took up the issue of pay inequality today and co-hosts trained their ire at Hillary Clinton. “The salaries of Hillary Clinton’s senatorial staff were released and it showed that her female employees were paid 72 cents on each dollar that her male employees were paid,” Whoopi Goldberg said. “That’s damaging!” guest host Stacy […]

Palestinian Authority ordered to pay reparations to American victims of Hamas bombing

By Sean Savage/ on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

A New York City-based federal jury on Monday ordered the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) and the Palestinian Authority (PA) to pay $218.5 million in reparations to American citizens who were targeted by terror attacks in Jerusalem, and to the victims’ families. The ruling is seen as a major victory for those seeking to hold so-called […]

WATCH: Black middle schooler slams Barack Obama in epic YouTube speech

By Olaf Ekberg on Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 in Uncategorized 3,061 Comments

President Obama may enjoy the approval of 84% of blacks, but don’t count CJ Pearson among them. Pearson, a 12-year-old middle school student in Georgia, has more informed opinions than many adults. The student posted a YouTube video yesterday in which he seeks to “applaud Mayor Rudy Giuliani for his comments about President Barack Obama.” […]

New defense secretary ‘open-minded’ on ending transgender military ban

By Olaf Ekberg on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

The military’s march towards social justice and political correctness will apparently continue with new Defense Secretary Ashton Carter at the helm. Addressing military members during a tour of Kandahar, Afghanistan, Carter said he was “open-minded” about ending the ban on transgenders serving openly, the Advocate reports. “I come at this kind of question from a […]

Progressive magazine mocks Scott Walker’s church and faith

By Right Wisconsin on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 in Uncategorized 17 Comments

We know what happens when Scott Walker musters an “I don’t know” about Barack Obama’s religious faith. The wrath of the media comes down howling “how dare you!” But what happens when Scott Walker’s faith is the subject of ridicule by a prominent left-wing publication and a former staffer for Russ Feingold and the Democratic […]