Last June, we told you about how proudly Scientology crowed in its press releases that it had won "Telly Awards" for some of its DVDs.
We went on to explain that it's kind of difficult not to win a Telly, which gives away thousands of awards to up to about a quarter of the businesses that bother t ... More >>
"Touch me" the man says again and again. "Touch me."
In what should go down as one of the most skin-crawling audio tapes in recent Scientology history, we hear a church operative repeatedly challenge protester David Love to provoke an incident so that Love can find himself in a world of legal hurt ... More >>
As you probably heard, someone bombed downtown Oslo, Norway and shot up kids in nearby Utoya, killing 93 people. it turns out that the suspect is not a jihadist but an anti-jihadist -- Anders Behring Breivik, a real deport-them-all, Norway-for-the-Norwegians type who denounced "multiculturalism," "p ... More >>
After Saturday's shootings in Arizona -- which left Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords badly wounded and six people dead -- rightbloggers were swift to condemn... any possible criticism of themselves.
You can understand their defensiveness. Back during the 2010 campaign, Sarah Palin had en ... More >>
Hey, did you hear about the horrifying bloodbath that happened yesterday in Tucson, which left a congresswoman in critical condition, killed six others, and wounded 13? The shooting that some people are pointing to as a watershed moment in American politics reminiscent of the Oklahoma City bo ... More >>
A 4.3 magnitude earthquake struck Oklahoma southeast of Oklahoma City, near Norman, at about 9 a.m. this morning. Aftershocks were apparently felt in Texas and Kansas. Midwesterners are all abuzz on Twitter, not least because earthquakes are somewhat rare in the Midwest. Tulsa World has the b ... More >>
Calvin GodfreyOne of Marea's fish pallbearers.This one comes courtesy of Forbes, who surveyed a bunch of industry folk (and, more dubiously, OpenTable ratings) to determine exactly where we should be eating right this very minute. In addition to Marea and Locanda Verde, the list included Chic ... More >>
Hee hee. (h/t Joe my God)
Oprah tells graduates, "It's great to have a private jet." Wizbang responds, "Oprah didn't tell these graduates the truth about their new reality. They live in Obama's world now," and Obama will not let them have a private jet unless they are "in The One's political favo ... More >>