Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
Cape Coral, Fla., resident Robin Speronis had a pretty cool thing going. She had decided to live a resourceful life. Speronis was living off the grid. Now she’s facing eviction because she agreed to share her enthusiasm for off-grid living with a local television station, and the city government saw the story.
There’s good news for people who want to lose weight but hate feeling deprived. Researchers found that you can indulge in this treat daily and still lose weight. In fact, you can start your day with this delicious, mood-boosting delight.
After spending at least $8.3 million on a television jingle intended to extoll Obamacare’s goodness and drive residents to the State’s messed-up insurance exchange website, Cover Oregon is pulling the plug. “The problem? The spots still in circulation have been pushing people to use the unworkable online exchange.”
On Wednesday, notable journalists from NBC, CNN and The New York Times acknowledged that conservative protestations about mainstream media’s liberal bent are well-founded. Four journalists answered “yes” when asked if the mainstream news media lean to the left.
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Courtesy of Barack Obama’s official Twitter account, which is operated by Organizing for Action, here’s another opportunity for Personal Liberty readers to re-imagine a bit of the President’s ridiculous Obamacare propaganda effort. On Tuesday, the following tweet was posted to the President’s Twitter account: How do you plan to spend the cold days of December? […]
Starting in 2014, Colorado drivers who refuse to submit to roadside sobriety tests will be treated by police as though they have a record of driving drunk – regardless of whether they actually do. According to ABC 7 in Denver, “any Colorado driver who refuses a sobriety test will be branded a ‘persistent drunk driver.’” […]
During an interview with Piers Morgan that aired on Tuesday, 84-year-old television personality Barbra Walters absolved President Barack Obama of any Presidential failures. The aging newswoman said that she and other liberals thought that Obama was “the next Messiah,” which set expectations too high. The comment came when Morgan and Walters spoke briefly about the […]
This post, written by Activism Director Rainey Reitman, was originally published by the Electronic Frontier Foundation on Dec. 18. Fifty-four civil liberties and public interest groups sent a letter to Congressional leadership today opposing S. 1631, the FISA Improvements Act. The bill, promoted by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), seeks to legalize and extend National Security […]