Michigan mayor blows off homeowners facing eviction to go attend ‘happy’ pizza party: ‘We had food waiting’

Michigan mayor blows off homeowners facing eviction to go attend ‘happy’ pizza party: ‘We had food waiting’

Travis Gettys A Michigan mayor brushed off desperate residents who are making a last-ditch effort to keep their homes by leaving a public meeting for a pizza party. Randy Walker, mayor of Garden City, walked out of a swearing-in session without taking public comment from at least seven homeowners who are facing eviction after the

WATCH: CNN economic analyst crushes GOP candidates’ trickle down fantasies

WATCH: CNN economic analyst crushes GOP candidates’ trickle down fantasies

Bethania Palma Markus CNN’s global economic analyst and TIME Magazine editor Rana Foroohar pointed out the GOP’s “trickle down” approach to the economy is outdated and doesn’t work, according to a segment posted by Media Matters. Foroohar mentioned that the economy has changed vis-a-vis technology replacing some jobs and globalization sending some overseas. But even

Fox host to Marco Rubio: Plato should have ‘stopped yapping about his philosophy’ — and started welding

Fox host to Marco Rubio: Plato should have ‘stopped yapping about his philosophy’ — and started welding

Travis Gettys A Fox News host let Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) repeat his inaccurate claim that welders make a lot more money than philosophers — and jokes that Plato would have been better off learning a trade than “yapping about his philosophy.” The Republican presidential candidate noted Tuesday that online searches for welding classes had

Megamansion-building megachurch pastor says revealing his salary would violate Christ’s teachings

Megamansion-building megachurch pastor says revealing his salary would violate Christ’s teachings

Travis Gettys Megachurch Pastor Steven Furtick is used to questions about his gigantic mansion and other trappings of his apparent wealth — but he doesn’t usually face them directly from reporters. The pastor of North Carolina’s Elevation Church sat down for a rare interview that aired Tuesday on WCCB-TV, where he discussed various controversies related

Anti-racism protest at New York’s Ithaca College draws hundreds of students and faculty

Anti-racism protest at New York’s Ithaca College draws hundreds of students and faculty

International Business Times

Hundreds of students, faculty and staff members took part in a protest against racism Wednesday afternoon on the academic quad of Ithaca College, amid recent similar actions on a few other U.S. campuses, the Cornell Daily Sun reported. The protesters called for a change in leadership and for action to be taken against President Tom Rochon…

Sarah Palin pushes her daughter’s conspiracy theory: Starbucks cups a leftist plot to make us look ridiculous

Sarah Palin pushes her daughter’s conspiracy theory: Starbucks cups a leftist plot to make us look ridiculous

Eric W. Dolan Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin told her fans that leftist “grinches” were to blame for a fledgling boycott of Starbucks over the company’s holiday coffee cups. In a Facebook post promoting her daughter’s blog, Palin she was “passionate” about protecting Christmas. “Funny, though, how some grinches on the Left take things too

More than 40 Native American nations push feds to keep grizzly bears listed as endangered species

More than 40 Native American nations push feds to keep grizzly bears listed as endangered species

Reuters Native American tribes on Wednesday called for the U.S. government to halt plans to strip grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone of Endangered Species Act protection because it would open the way for trophy hunting in Idaho and two other states bordering the national park. Government bear managers have said the 700-plus grizzlies in