Some recent reports about Google’s impressive and ever-evolving technology make it seem like human beings are in danger of forgetting how to do some very basic tasks using their own brainpower.
The entire Nation is a victim in the death of Trayvon Martin. The emotionally charged national conversation that has followed the tragic killing of Martin has turned what was the story of two individuals who crossed paths and were involved in an altercation that resulted in a death into a speculative hate-fest.
Some parents in Park Slope, a Brooklyn neighborhood, want ice cream vendors banned from the area. Apparently, the sight of ice cream makes parenting difficult and causes mental anguish for the children.
The roads of Massachusetts became more dangerous as of April 2. Onyango Obama, the President’s illegal-alien uncle, has been granted a hardship driver’s license.
President Barack Obama is blaming Republicans and journalists for the public’s perception that he is an ultra-liberal left-wing socialist. “This bears on your reporting,” he said to those in the audience during a statement airing on CSPAN.
Every year, kids are entering puberty earlier and earlier. Cases have been cited of girls showing signs of puberty as early as age 4. The chemical Bisphenol A, commonly referred to as BPA, may be the culprit.
Christine Faith Baker, a prostitute in Bradenton, Fla., has been arrested for offering sex in exchange for McDonald’s hamburgers.
The New York City Department of Education (NYCDE) issued a list of words and topics that to omit from the questions of standardized tests. The list, which the NYCDE believes is “sensitive to student backgrounds,” is meant to prevent “unpleasant emotions.”
Martha Johnson, the head of the General Services Administration (GSA), stepped down on Monday. Her move comes in the midst of an investigation about events that took place during a 2010 training conference. The organizers of the event used taxpayer dollars to hire a clown, a comedian and a mind reader.
Government payouts — including Social Security, Medicare and unemployment checks — account for more than one-third of total wages and salaries in the United States. The Department of Agriculture reports that 43.6 million Americans are on food stamps.