Off The Grid The Internet can be an amazing place where ordinary videos become viral sensations. The Huffington Post created this video of Bernie Sanders playing the bongos to Ben Harpers Burn One Down and its just as awesome as it sounds.
The Guardian reports that Chicago police disappeared more than 7,000 people at an off-the-books interrogation warehouse in the city where attorneys were rarely allowed visitation rights to their clients.
Off The Grid This is despicable. Every government employee in this country needs to re-read the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. What happened moral compass? When crap like this happens in our country, it happens underneath the noses of our elected officials. I say its time to clean house. Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He
Hillary Clinton’s testimony at the Benghazi Select Committee was exhausting but ultimately beneficial for her credibility and campaign.
Off The Grid After 11 hours of testimony, Hillary Clintons Benghazi hearing finally came to an unceremonious close. The former Secretary of State answered every single question tirelessly and without hesitation. As the spotlight volleyed between Republicans and Democrats, the line of questioning followed suit. Chairman Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) set the bar low for decorum
The Daily Mail reports new emails a deal over the Iraq war was made between George Bush and Tony Blair a year before the invasion had even started.
Off The Grid The plot thickens. These documents show that they were ready to invade Iraq for no other reason than wanting to do it. They wanted to take Saddam out, even though he had nothing to do with 9/11. Tony Blair was willing to cover all that up get on board and pretend to
Smilin Joe Wont Pursue Presidential Nomination in 2016; Already Overcrowded Race Lets Out Sigh of Relief
Alex Logan Despite CNNs unofficial endorsement of Hillary (although Id call half a million dollars in donations pretty damn official), the scuttlebutt at the recent Democratic Presidential Debate was all about To Joe or Not to Joe. CNN even kept an emergency lectern at the ready in case the Vice President decided to swing in
For the first time, Ohio residents will vote on legalizing recreational and medical marijuana at the same time. One of the issues up for a vote would allow commercial marijuana cultivation on only 10 farms, which are all owned by investors who back said issue.
Off The Grid If it is legalized, what right does the government have to intervene and say who can and cant grow it to make money off of it? What youve got happening here is simple: this is the corporate takeover of the marijuana business. I think marijuana is going to eventually become legalized in
Off The Grid I can understand why Lessig dropped out. Hes getting zero press and hes not allowed in the debates. I feel terrible about this. Larry really knew what he was talking about and what he wanted to achieve. Until we clean up the corporate money in our electoral system, we will never have
The Associated Press reports that Napster co-founder and Facebooks first president, Sean Parker, is backing a new ballot initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in the Golden State.
Off The Grid According to the Associated Press’ anonymous sources, tech investor Sean Parker, of Napster and Facebook fame, is spearheading a campaign to raise money to legalize recreational marijuana in the state of California. The AP states that the sources remain anonymous because they were not authorized to discuss Parkers involvement or to name the other
UPDATE to this story: Turns out, the list released on Saturday that named senators and mayors among those affiliated with the KKK was in fact NOT released by Anonymous, or so the group now claims.
Off The Grid UPDATE: As reported by Raw Story, Anonymous denies it has any connection to the list of names published Saturday on the website Pastebin. Most of the politicians included on the listfour Republican senators, four Democratic mayors and a Republican mayorhave also denied the claims.This is what we know, as reported by Maxim:
Jimmy LaSalvia, former director of programs and policy for Log Cabin Republicans, tells us why he decided to pack-up and leave the Republican party — and why we should end the duopoly altogether.
Jimmy LaSalvia After spending most of my life and professional career as a conservative activist and openly gay Republican strategist, working in the trenches of the culture-wars, I decided to leave the Republican Party. I made a public statement when I made that decision in 2014, and my announcement received a lot of media attention.
On Saturday night, Jesse Ventura was on In Depth with Graham Bensinger.Out of the many interviews the Governor gives, this one in particular captured a candid side of him the media rarely sees. Here are some of the #OffTheGrid teams favorite moments.
Off The Grid During his conversation with Graham Bensinger, Jesse Ventura opened up about the first movie he ever acted in: Predator. Here are 5 things you might not know about the film: 1. Jesses 20-year habit of chewing tobacco helped him land the role of Blain Cooper in Predator. 2. Claude Van Damme was fired
Alex Logan Heres the shocking statistic to lay on you right at the top: 100 CEOs have more in retirement savings that 41% of Americans combined. Related Story New Report Shows Top CEOs Make More Money After Retirement Than Many Will Make Their Entire Lives In laymans terms, we need to get our 401(k)s and