Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.
Friday, April 28, 2017
Max Kutner
Twitter Troll Suspected in Eichenwald attack arrested

Twitter Troll Arrested For Allegedly Causing Reporter’s Seizure

Arrested by the FBI at his home in Maryland, the Twitter troll is accused of tweeting a strobing image to Newsweek writer and Trump critic Kurt Eichenwald — intending to inflict a dangerous epileptic seizure on him.

March 17, 2017
Jewish Cemetery

Reports Greatly Underestimated Damage To Jewish Cemetery In Philadelphia

More than 500 headstones were toppled overnight on Saturday at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia, according to Jewish community leaders there—a far higher number than the approximately 100 headstones that police had initially estimated.

February 28, 2017
Trump, Immigration Order, Deportation

What Does The Stay On Trump’s Deportation Order Mean?

Judge Ann Donnelly said it was likely that the petitioners would be able to prove that the executive order is unconstitutional. The judge continued: “There is imminent danger that, absent any stay of removal, there will be substantial and irreparable injury to refugees, visa-holders, and other individuals from nations subject to the January 27, 2017 executive order.”

January 29, 2017
Doomsday Clock

‘Doomsday Clock’ Ticks Closest To Midnight Since The Cold War

Humanity is edging nearer to destruction, according to the “Doomsday Clock.” The “clock” is now at two-and-a-half minutes to midnight (representing the destruction of Earth), the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists said in its annual announcement. That is 30 seconds closer than in 2016—and the closest it has been since the Cold War.

January 27, 2017
Robert Mercer

Meet Robert Mercer, Billionaire Benefactor Of Breitbart

By giving millions to a conservative super PAC, Make America Number 1, which his daughter Rebekah chaired, Robert Mercer seems to have bought more influence over Trump’s campaign than any other donor

November 21, 2016