But a consortium of minority student groups at the University of Minnesota, in a fit of confusing “racial” with “racist,” is putting heavy pressure on the school’s administrators to withhold from future campus crime alerts any description of a suspect’s race.
Sgt. Star is a chatbot that was commissioned by the U.S. Army to help with recruitment efforts. Last year, the Electronic Frontier Foundation filed a request with the Army to see if EFF could obtain him, or elements of him, through the Freedom of Information Act.
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The annual State of the States report out from Gallup shows that a majority of Americans self-identified as conservatives in 2013. The polling agency reports that the highest concentration of conservative residents is in Wyoming; conversely, there are fewer conservatives in Washington D.C. than anywhere else in the Nation. In Wyoming, more than half of […]
In “Just Say No To Firearm Ignorance,” NRA News commentator Billy Johnson said he doesn’t understand the typical response to accidental gun-related deaths. He believes it’s wrong to teach children to be afraid of guns. “What baffles me — what I struggle to fully comprehend — is why, as a community, our response to accidental […]
In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Barack Obama blew raspberries at Congress and said something along the lines of: “Nah nah ne boo boo. You can’t stop me!” Well, what he really said was: “[W]herever and whenever I can take steps without legislation …, that’s what I’m going to do.” Nobody shouted “All hail the king!” in response, although some Democrats stood and applauded.
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
Attorney General Eric Holder didn’t have a ready answer when questioned by Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) Wednesday on the Constitutional basis for the President’s use of executive orders.
The results of a new poll from Gallup indicate that President Barack Obama’s push for stricter gun control may have actually led more Americans to feel that the Nation needs less strict gun laws.
Because their corporate masters want millions of legal workers they can pay slave wages to, House Republicans are about to ignore the will of about two-thirds of their base and grant amnesty to millions of illegal aliens.