Whereas President Barack Obama is taking advantage of every opportunity to present himself as the cool candidate, Mitt Romney’s campaign said the former Governor will not be involved in the celebrity scene. “This election is not going to be about who’s cooler,” said a Romney senior adviser.
Gas prices in New Lenox, Ill., were higher than those in surrounding communities, so the town’s residents did something about it. The mayor encouraged the residents of New Lenox to drive somewhere else to fill up. Within 48 hours, gas prices dropped.
Government efforts to do away with the small family farm in the United States to make the populace dependent on large corporate-and-bureaucratic-controlled farming operations for food are becoming increasingly successful.
Michelle Obama took questions from children at the 20-year anniversary of the White House’s “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work” day. The first lady has no plans of occupying the Oval Office. When asked, “Will you ever run for president?” Obama responded: “Absolutely not.”
Following the first lady’s lavish getaway to Spain in 2010, the White House assured American citizens that the Obamas would pay for any personal expenses. But Judicial Watch has announced that government documents suggest it was on taxpayers’ dime.
Many Republicans are ardent supporters of 2nd Amendment rights, but those who are planning to attend the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., may have to leave their guns at home despite State laws favorable to concealed carry.
A public education campaign wants the word “illegal” to be filed away under the annals of hate speech. With the rally cry “No Human Being Is Illegal,” Drop the I-Word is hoping that citizens and immigrants alike will be more accepting of each other.
Miami’s NBC6 has fired a reporter for making the same edit to the George Zimmerman 911 call that the Today show made.
I still remember the yellow tint of the dodgeball that crushed my face in seventh grade. Had I been more like a Senate or House candidate, I would have been able to avoid the pugnacious projectile altogether.
The burgers at Burger King may be double-stacked, but the pigs and chickens used to produce their products won’t be. By 2017, Burger King plans to buy all its eggs and pork from cage-free facilities.