Monday August 21, 2017

Archive for the ‘Obvious’ Category

Cops boycott Dunkin’ Donuts after officers refused service

New York City cops boycotted Dunkin’ Donuts on Friday to protest the treatment of two NYPD cops who were refused service at one of the chain’s Brooklyn stores by a police-hating worker.  More…

Fake street signs warn of ‘easily startled’ Twin Cities cops

Fake street signs have been popping up in the Twin Cities — warning people of “easily started” cops — following the fatal shooting of an Australian bride-to-be by a Minneapolis police officer.  More…

Teen says tattoo covering half his face is making it hard to find work

Mark Cropp was hoping to find work after his release from prison but said the giant tattoo saying “DEVAST8” that covers half of is face has put off potential employers.  More…

GMA hides George Stephanopoulos’ ‘little-boyish mini-legs’

George Stephanopoulos may be a giant in the news business, but “Good Morning America” has changed its set to cover up his diminutive size. “He’s 5-foot-6 and is dwarfed by human trees Robin Roberts and Michael Strahan.”  More…

Lance Armstrong ruined his life for nothing

Lance Armstrong ruined his career taking a banned drug that did nothing to boost his performance. The disgraced cyclist was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles after he finally admitted he had cheated throughout his career. But a ground-breaking new study has found the controversial substance has no effect on sporting performance, meaning Armstrong was wasting his time.  More…

NJ Sand Sculpture Mocks Gov. Christie’s Viral Beach Outing

A giant sand sculpture of Gov. Chris Christie lounging in a chair has appeared on the Jersey Shore after a government shutdown closed state beaches and parks for much of the Fourth of July weekend.  More…

School says girl who sued to play on boys basketball team can’t return

A New Jersey Catholic school that was ordered to rescind two sisters’ expulsions amid the older sister’s legal battle to play on a boys’ basketball team won’t allow them to return next year.  More…

Tennis legend: The sport is ‘full of lesbians’

Tennis legend Margaret Court has added fuel to her anti-gay controversy by claiming “tennis is full of lesbians” and transgender children are the work of “the devil.” She insisted she was not against gay people, but wanted to help them.  More…

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…