Like most stand-up comedians, I abhor much about what the PC culture we are living in today does to comedy. Comedy's been around since the first ape slipped on a banana peel; political correctness, maybe 50 years.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 9:05 pm
A mountain climber thought he'd finished the hardest part of his journey up and down Mount Rainier, but as he'd tell you now, he was wrong.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 8:57 pm
Shawn Pleasants has the kind of resume that would attract the attention of any job recruiter: high school valedictorian, economics major from Yale University, Wall Street banking jobs, small business entrepreneur. But a few wrong turns in life 10 years ago left him homeless, and today he's living underneath a tarp in the Koreatown section of Los Angeles.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 8:53 pm
As a sense of mounting crises spreads and the 2020 election heats up, many Americans are asking: where can we find leaders who can guide us through these storms?
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 8:44 pm
President Donald Trump on Tuesday reacted to the death of veteran journalist Cokie Roberts by saying "she never treated me nicely" before extending his well wishes to her family.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 7:56 pm
Sarah Thomas, a breast cancer survivor, has broken a world-record by swimming the English Channel four times non-stop, in just over 54 hours.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 7:03 pm
The statistic is shocking and, well, not: For an estimated one in 16 American women, according to a study published Monday in the medical journal JAMA Internal Medicine, her "first time" having sex was "an unwanted first sexual intercourse that is physically forced or coerced." As one of the study co-authors pointed out, "it is accurate" to call this what it is: rape. Among the women who experienced not first-time sex but first-time rape, the average age was about fifteen and a half. Their assailants were are on average six years older -- adult men preying on girls.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 6:37 pm
Within the first five minutes of Corey Lewandowski's "testimony" in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, it became crystal clear what Donald Trump's former campaign manager was up to: trolling to please his old boss.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 5:35 pm
When Anthony Rogers's beloved dog Bobo went missing, he was despondent. The two are homeless, he told CNN, but they've found family in each other and their midtown Memphis community.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 5:14 pm
SpaceX wants to become one of the world's largest internet providers by deploying a constellation of thousands of satellites to beam broadband from space. And it wants to get it done fast.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 4:33 pm
Amazon just unveiled its latest attempt to attract customers in the crowded music streaming market: high-quality audio.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 3:26 pm
Walmart and seven other retailers made major political statements earlier this month when they asked customers not to openly carry firearms in their stores.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 3:25 pm