Off The Grid I cant exactly tell you the first time I met Roddy Piper. It was years ago in the wrestling business. What I can tell you is that Roddy was a tremendous performer. He knew the wrestling business inside and out. He was one of the greats of all time. Roddy was always a
A released CNN poll finds Sanders out-polling all of the GOP’s major candidates, though pretty much tied with Jeb Bush.
Off The Grid Its wonderful because Bernie Sanders opposes the wars. Hell get us out of them. Im a one-issue voter this time. Im voting for anyone who will get us out of the Middle East. Anyone other than Bernie Sanders or Rand Paul will continue with the same foreign policy weve always had. Well
Teenage boys might have to start asking teen girls for valid ID before agreeing to go on a first date if they want to stay off the sex offender registry.
Jen Hobbs Put yourself in this scenario: You’re 18, you go to a dating site, you start talking to a girl whose profile states she’s 17, and then you both “hook up.” The usual teenage intimacy ensues (sex), and you find out later that she lied about her age. She’s really 14-years-old, and her parents are now really
The minimum wage in America is definitely too low for people to live off of, but can the government really fix a problem that should be handled by businesses?
Off The Grid The ongoing (and complicated) debate over the minimum wage in America hit a new high this month as good ol Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) hyped a national $15 minimum wage on the campaign trail. Now other presidential candidates — from Hillary Clinton to Donald Trump — have thrown in
Off The Grid Related Story Off The Grid: The Militarization Of Police Just Got Worse Thanks To The War On Drugs The Guardian has released an interactive database of all the people killed by police in the US this year. Titled The Counted, it breaks down the number of deaths many
On the day he was finally released from prison after murder charges were dropped, Alprentiss Nash vowed he would use his freedom studying to become a chef, learning about antique cars and traveling.
Brigida Santos Related Story Number of Veterans on Wait Lists Double One Year After VA Scandal The Chicago Tribune reports, the 40-year-old Nashhad been wrongfully convicted in 1995 for the murder a man named Leon Stroud based on witness testimony. Nash, who always maintained his innocence, was sentenced to 80 years in prison in 1997. According to the report, He was released in August
Shots were fired at Camp Shelby yesterday morning by an unknown shooter and it looks like the shooter, who is at large, has attempted to strike again.
Brigida Santos CNN reports that the military is on high alert at Camp Shelby in Mississippi, where an unidentified shooter fired gunshots in the air two days in a row. This morning’s shots were fired at 8 AM CT, about 24 hours after yesterday’s shooting. While no one was injured in either shooting, the shooter still remains at large. Mississippi National
“I would prefer to be a Republican, but the party has one big problem thatll crush it in every Presidential election.” – Mark Cuban
Jen Hobbs Shark Tank star and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban sounds off on why he could be a Republican, but just can’t bring himself to do it. Here’s his reasoning, in his own words, reported by The Dallas Morning News: Todays game is trashing the Republican Party. I would prefer to be a Republican. I want
The Second Chance Pell Pilot Program, a new experimental program, has been created to encourage prisoners to work towards a college degree with federal money while still behind bars.
Off The Grid The Obama administration is testing a new program that will provide a limited number of prisoners with the opportunity to pursue a college degree through federally-financed grants. Some Republicans are against the idea, especially since the Obama administration is not waiting around for congressional approval. Related Story Jesse Ventura: Will You
Brigida Santos Al Jazeera reports that California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law prohibiting grand juries from ruling in cases involving police use of lethal force. This is huge because grand juriesbodies that determine whether or not there is enough evidence to prosecute a defendant for a felony or crimeoperate in secret. Grand
Chronic marijuana use by teenage boys does not appear to be linked to later physical or mental health issues such as depression, psychotic symptoms or asthma, according to a study published by the American Psychological Association.
Off The Grid This is amazing. Dont get me wrong: kids shouldnt be smoking pot. But I bet if those same kids they tested were using alcohol, you wouldve seen different results. Yet, alcohol is legal and marijuana is not. I dont think alcohol, marijuana, or tobacco should be legal to anyone under 18.
A federal cleanup crew accidentally released mine waste into the water in Colorado. An estimated 1 million gallons of waste water spilled out of an abandoned mine area in the southern part of the state last week, turning the Animas River orange and prompting the EPA to tell locals to avoid it.
Off The Grid Its horrifying that more precautions werent taken to avoid some type of spill like this. I think that river is going to be ruined for decades. You cant even tell that the river is a river anymore. It looks like pea soup running through the river. It will take years to try