Tuesday June 27, 2017

Archive for the ‘Obvious’ Category

TV Client Sues Celebrity Attorney Gloria Allred for Fraud, Legal Malpractice

A former client of Gloria Allred has filed a lawsuit against the celebrity attorney for legal malpractice and fraud, claiming she negligently represented him during a case. Kyle Hunter, a local television weatherman, hired Allred to go after CBS for allegedly discriminating against him in favor of younger, attractive female meteorologists.  More…

We should thank millennials for ruining these terrible products

According to Business Insider, millennials are “Killing Chains Like Buffalo Wild Wings and Applebee’s.” This isn’t the first thing that we’ve killed by stubbornly refusing to spend money on it. Last year millennials got accused of wiping out everything from mass-market beers like Budweiser and Coors to the diamond industry to bar soap.  More…

Why Alex Jones secretly recorded Megyn Kelly interview

Alex Jones released audio on Thursday night of his entire interview with Megyn Kelly — saying he secretly recorded the controversial sit-down because he “knew it was all crap.” “I’ve never done this in 22 years, I’ve never recorded another journalist, but I knew it was a fraud, that it was a lie,” Jones said in the video.  More…

Gloria Allred gets booted from Bill Cosby trial

First time in a courtroom, Gloria? Celebrity attorney Gloria Allred — who has repped several Bill Cosby accusers, including one who testified this week — was booted from the comedian’s criminal sex assault trial Wednesday because her cellphone rang in the courtroom.  More…

The false rehabilitation of Brian Williams

It’s been eight months since Brian Williams, suspended by NBC News for telling multiple lies, has been back on the air at MSNBC. His public stance was of a man chastened, humbled, and grateful to have another shot. Would anyone be surprised to learn that this, too, is not quite the truth?  More…

Trump slams London mayor for being ‘politically correct’ after terror attack

President Trump took to Twitter Sunday morning to slam the Mayor of London for being too “politically correct” in the wake of the terror attack on the city that killed seven. “At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is “no reason to be alarmed!” he added.  More…

ACLU warns travelers to stay away from Texas

Don’t mess with Texas — no, really, says the American Civil Liberties Union.

The nonprofit legal group is warning travelers to stay away from the Lone Star State after it passed a law that allows cops to ask about a person’s immigration status during routine stops.  More…

Columnist who defended NRA quits after being suspended

A conservative columnist who was suspended by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch after she defended the National Rifle Association from comparisons to ISIS fired back with her resignation and a series of targeted tweets.  More…

CNN yanks Kathy Griffin from New Year’s Eve show

CNN has booted Kathy Griffin from its New Year’s Eve coverage for her disturbing photoshoot holding up a faux severed and bloody head of President Trump. The network said in a statement Wednesday, “CNN has terminated our agreement with Kathy Griffin to appear on our New Year’s Eve program.”  More…

http://nypost.com/2017/05/31/cnn-yanks-kathy-griffin-from-new-years-eve-show/ 

Trump says Kathy Griffin ‘should be ashamed of herself’

Donald Trump’s 11-year-old son Barron saw his father’s severed head on television, courtesy of a shock-value photo shoot starring D-list comedian Kathy Griffin, and thought it was real. First lady Melania Trump said ‘When you consider some of the atrocities happening in the world today, a photo opportunity like this is simply wrong and makes you wonder about the mental health of the person who did it.’  More…

Clint Eastwood: Political correctness would stop Dirty Harry being made today

Clint Eastwood thinks that his classic cop thriller ‘Dirty Harry’ couldn’t be made today, thanks to political correctness. “A lot of people thought it was politically incorrect. “That was at the beginning of the era that we’re in now, where everybody thinks everyone’s politically correct. We’re killing ourselves by doing that. “We’ve lost our sense of humour.”  More…

The sad new life of exiled Ruth Madoff

Every morning, the petite blonde with the bright red lipstick walks the few blocks from her nondescript condo to the Upper Crust Bagel Company on New England’s Sound Beach Avenue. Her privileged world exploded in December 2008 when her husband, Bernie, confessed to the biggest Ponzi scheme in history, an $18 billion fraud for which he is serving a 150-year sentence.  More…

Medical studies are almost always bogus

How many times have you encountered a study — on, say, weight loss — that trumpeted one fad, only to see another study discrediting it a week later? That’s because many medical studies are junk. It’s an open secret in the research community, and it even has a name: “the reproducibility crisis” that cost taxpayers more than $28 billion a year.  More…

World’s heaviest man has surgery to shed half his weight

The world’s heaviest man, who once tipped the scales at nearly 1,300 pounds, has gone under the knife in a bid to drop half his weight.  More…

Huma Abedin finally files for divorce from Anthony Weiner

Huma Abedin has finally filed for divorce against Anthony Weiner, just as her estranged husband pleaded guilty to sexting with a minor.  More…