Thursday, March 21, 2013

13 year-old shoots himself in the head with 40-caliber gun at Michigan Southgate Middle School


coauthor: Anomaly

A 13 year-old Middle School student in Michigan shot himself in the head using a 40-caliber handgun at about 8 a.m Thursday morning. Some students say he was the victim of bullying. Another student found the student’s dead body in the bathroom of the school. The student’s name has not been released at this time. Continued: 

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Cardinal who helped elect the new Pope: Pedophiles should not be held ‘criminally responsible’


One of the cardinals who helped elect Pope Francis has described pedophilia as a psychological illness and not ‘a criminal condition’. He goes on to compare, or rather sympathize with the offenders, stating that people who were abused as children and become pedophiles should not be criminally responsible for their actions in the same way as someone “who chooses to do something like that.” There is no mention of the countless people who are victims of abuse, yet lead stellar lives, never inflicting pain on children.

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Friday, March 15, 2013

Video: CPAC guy says Blacks “should be allowed to vote in Africa,” and asks “why can’t we have segregation?”


Warning: This will likely give you a headache. While Republicans joined forces at the Conservative Political Action Conference in an attempt to figure out how to reach out to minorities (for two days now!), a panel at the Conservative Political Action Committee on Republican minority outreach had a difference of opinion. However, the uneasiness was covered up with nervous laughter. -- continued here:

Monday, March 11, 2013

The other side of the Drone controversy: Droning on with a few facts

coauthor Anomaly

President Obama’s drone policy has drawn much scrutiny recently, especially in light of Rand Paul’s 13 hour filibuster. So, we thought we would take a look at the other side of the controversy, and view how effective of a war machine they are in contrast to using troops on the ground or traditional airstrikes. -- continued here: