Alex Logan Between Dr. Ben Carsons insane insistence that the U.S. should not elect a Muslim president and basically everything out of Trumps mouth, there has been a veritable buffet of fearmongering toward Islam. I mean, did you listen to the Birther Movement call Obama a muslim like it was a dirty word? Of course,
In a capitalistic society, is there a moral obligation to provide life-saving medication at an affordable cost?
Jen Hobbs In 1955, Jonas Salk, who owned the patent to the polio vaccine, was asked why he decided not to patent it to make money off of it, he said: Well, the people, I would say [own the patent]. There is no patent. Could you patent the sun? If you asked the same to
Pope Francis has had a lot to say about capitalism, climate change, and the horrible treatment of the poor in America. Now he is advising Congress to learn from the past and not treat todays immigrants the same as they did Native Americans.
Off The Grid Pope Francis spoke to Congress today on the importance of immigration reform. During his speech, he mentioned a group of people that almost none of the GOP candidates are addressing: American Indians. In recent centuries, millions of people came to this land to pursue their dream of building a future in freedom.
Today marks day one of recreational marijuana sales in Oregon. The state’s official slogans We Love Dreamers, Things Look Different Here, and Pacific Wonderland might now have new meanings as it joins Washington state and Colorado in allowing the sale of a drug that remains illegal under U.S. federal law.
Jen Hobbs Oregon residents 21 years of age and older can buy up to a quarter-ounce (seven grams) of dried pot at roughly 200 existing medical-use marijuana dispensaries as a new law took effect today, Reuters reports: In Oregon, possessing and growing pot became legal in July. Through 2015, sales of pot for recreational use will be
It’s time again to answer questions from you, my vigilant fans! Got a question for the Governor? Sound off at Ora.tv/OffTheGrid.
Off The Grid Frank Pupo from New York/New York asks: Hi Jesse, Long time fan here of your multiple careers. What should we be doing in relation to Syrian refugees? Jesse Says: Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term There wouldnt be any Syrian refugees if we hadnt gone to war
Kevin McCarthy slipped up while talking to Fox News about the Benghazi select committee, good for Hillary Clinton, bad for Republicans.
Off The Grid Democrats are pretty excited right now about Congressman Kevin McCarthys recent comments on the Benghazi select committee. His comments on the nature of the House select committee seemed to be a slip-up, upsetting republicans and confirming recent criticism of McCarthy that he is inexperienced and unqualified to be Speaker of the House.
Alex Logan A vigilant citizen over on Reddit (u/flantabulous) noticed that at 510 days and counting, the investigation into Benghazi has lasted longer than the investigations into the tragedies of 9/11, the JFK assassination, and Japans attack on Pearl Harbor. Even Watergate lasted only 406 days! Here are the statistics from his findings Pearl Harbor –
A 9-year-old girl had her inhaler taken away by school officials because they were not notified about the new prescription.
Off The Grid 9-year-old Emma Gonzales from West Jordan, Utah was prescribed an inhaler over the weekend after a visit to the emergency room. When she went to school on Monday, she began to have another coughing fit during class so she took out her inhaler to relieve her symptoms. Thats when she was sent to the office
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina argued that pot is more dangerous than alcohol. But the evidence shows the opposite is true.
Off The Grid Ive been drunk and Ive been high in my life. Ive behaved 10 times worse on alcohol than I ever behaved on marijuana. Theres no doubt about it. Anyone that will tell you different is crazy. Alcohol is worse, no question about it. Its laughable that they would blame marijuana. If a
Carly Fiorina claims that the CIA did the right thing in waterboarding terrorism suspects after 9/11 stating that, there was no other way to get information from those suspects. She also rejected a 2014 Senate report that found that these torture methods never prevented a single terrorist attack.
Off The Grid Fiorina is full of shit. Can I be anymore blunt? She doesnt know what shes talking about. Ive been waterboarded. I know what it is and Ive looked at the facts. Why do you think we dont let police departments torture? Because its already been proven that when you torture someone, all
Off The Grid Exciting news folks, our vigilant producer Alex Logan is heading to Politicon in LA next month & we’d love to see you there! In fact, we’ve teamed up with the awesome folks at ‘Politicon‘ to give our ‘Off The Grid’ viewers a chance to win a pair (2) tickets to their upcoming two-day event on October 9th & 10th
A local police department is allegedly checking to see if citizens cars are open, then leaving behind warning notes.
Alex Logan The above note was supposedly left in the car of Reddit user johnschmidt4372, because the local cops found his doors unlocked. And according to a law professor, the police didnt do anything wrong. Related Story Saudi Princes Deviant, Disgusting, and Hilarious Sexual Transgressions Wont Land Him in Jail The discussion went down on