Category Archives: Society & Culture

Fast food workers plan strikes, civil disobedience on Sept. 4

http://twitter.com/#!/MaryKayHenry/status/506575656776658945 It’s insane. They’re organizing to demand more pay than their work is worth, when they should be organizing against economic policies that force them into menial jobs to survive. However, the labor unions overwhelmingly support those same failed policies so they need to blame private companies for not acting against their own interests. http://twitter.com/#!/greenhousenyt/status/506569398853709824 http://twitter.com/#!/SEIU/status/506582234254422016 http://twitter.com/#!/mindyisser/status/506579488768290816 http://twitter.com/#!/nychange/status/506590996520779776 Whatever it takes … unless it takes finding a job that pays more than minimum wage. http://twitter.com/#!/BrianWithCheese/status/506573533926146048 The price of something […]

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‘This is the real world’! Activist schools feminists flipping over Miss Nev. [video]

http://twitter.com/#!/catfanfl/status/476771776559472640 As Twitchy reported, feminists flipped their lids when soon-to-be-crowned Miss USA Nia Sanchez suggested that women learn self-defense in order to help protect themselves from sexual assault. “She’s blaming the victim!” they said. “We should just teach men not to rape!” they said. Anyone with an ounce of common sense knows that that’s bull. Sanchez, herself a fourth-degree black belt in taekwando, was absolutely right. The best way to defend yourself when your safety is threatened […]

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FSU suspends player for stealing crab legs; Rape allegations? Not so much

http://twitter.com/#!/SportsCenter/status/461562413662613504 Jameis Winston is a Heisman Trophy winner and a two sport (football and baseball) athlete at Florida State. News broke today that Winston had been cited for shoplifting $32 worth of seafood from a Tallahassee Publix store, leading to his suspension from the FSU baseball team. This shocked a lot of people given that Winston had played an entire football season with rape allegations hanging over him. Just this month the New York Times published a […]

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Vox: ‘Obsession’ about Ottawa shooter detail reveals a lot about … us!

http://twitter.com/#!/JammieWF/status/525304362290003969 Are you ready for a triple-shot of Voxsplaining about the attack at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada yesterday that left a soldier dead? Our obsession with the Ottawa shooter's religion reveals more about us than about him http://t.co/fEaCnVrCuz — Vox (@voxdotcom) October 23, 2014 Our obsession with the Ottawa shooter's religion reveals more about us than about him: http://t.co/elHWsmHWnf — Ezra Klein (@ezraklein) October 23, 2014 Our obsession with the Ottawa shooter's religion reveals more about […]

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Dems ‘forgot one small detail’ while remembering the Little Rock Nine

http://twitter.com/#!/JohnBermont/status/515274536321683456 TheDemocrats tweeted an Obama quote to commemorate the “Little Rock Nine”—nine black students who enrolled in a public high school in defiance of then Governor Orval Faubus. They forgot to mention one little detail though. Celebrating the nine brave African-American teenagers who walked into a Little Rock high school 57 years ago today. pic.twitter.com/oGX9TSsmBU — The Democrats (@TheDemocrats) September 25, 2014 .@TheDemocrats and Obama forgot one small detail here. It was a DEMOCRAT Governor these brave […]

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Photos, students’ tweets from Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting; Updated

http://twitter.com/#!/TheRyanParker/status/525714504751931393 #BREAKING #AIR4 is over Marysville Pilchuck HS. Watch KOMO4, http://t.co/GCOWGt5q3R for latest info. #liveonkomo pic.twitter.com/38afcC2LFT — Gerardo (@grlopez4) October 24, 2014 A shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Washington state continues to unfold this morning. There are reports of possibly a half-dozen people shot. Map showing location of Marysville Pilchuck Highschool where reports are of shots fired via @KIRO7Seattle pic.twitter.com/sevk5vCjS7 — Rob Hedrick (@DCRobTV) October 24, 2014 Teacher tells @JoannaKIRO7 via text: "Shots were fired." Working […]

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