September 23, 2014



‘F**k It, I Quit’ Anchor Explains Her Dramatic Exit

September 23, 2014
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By Mollie Reilly The local news anchor who dramatically quit her job on air following a segment on marijuana explained her exit in a YouTube video released Monday. Charlo Greene, a reporter for Anchorage’s KTVA, announced on air that she would be leaving her job at the TV station to focus on marijuana legalization in […]

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With A ‘F*ck It,’ TV Reporter Quits On-Air To Pursue Dream Of Legalizing Marijuana

September 23, 2014
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Last night this happened: That’s Charlo Greene of Anchorage’s KTVA-TV—sorry, formerly of Anchorage’s KTVA-TV—wrapping up a report on the Alaska Cannabis Club by revealing that she is the CEO of the organization and declaring that she’ll “be dedicating all my energy toward fighting for freedom and fairness, which begins with legalizing marijuana here in Alaska. And […]

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Illinois Judge Rules Police Entitled To Swat Raid Over Parody Twitter Account

September 22, 2014
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Jon Daniel created a spoof Twitter account in the name of Peoria’s mayor. His housemate now faces felony marijuana possession charges. Photograph: M. Spencer Green/AP Swat team burst into Peoria house looking for source of parody Twitter account that had upset town’s mayor The police hadn’t even come for him. When four fully-armed officers of […]

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‘Cartel Threatening A Blood Bath’: Huge Border Protest Was Cancelled For A Disturbing Reason

September 22, 2014
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UPDATE (9:30 a.m. EDT): One of the “Shut Down All Ports of Entry” organizers has shed more light on why the protest was called off hours before it was supposed to begin: cartel threats. “It was [a] cartel threatening a blood bath, [Facebook] hits coming [en] masse from Mexico,” Stasyi Barth told TheBlaze Saturday. “One […]

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Ron Paul At LPAC: Liberty Depends On Both Non-Aggression And Tolerance

September 22, 2014
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Though I missed Sen. Rand Paul at this weekend’s Liberty Political Action Conference (LPAC)  in Alexandria, Virginia, I was able able to catch the evening portion yesterday, featuring his papa. Unlike a lot of slightly younger libertarians I know, I didn’t come into the fold via Ron Paul, and this was the first time I’ve heard the […]

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Unconstitutional CHECKPOINT: Belligerent Cop Loses It

September 22, 2014
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From the video description: I was just stopped at an unconstitutional CHECKPOINT in DeKalb, Illinois. This was Illinois State Police conducting the unconstitutional searches. You won’t believe how this just went down! I completely forgot to ask for name and badge number because this guy scared the shit out of me. He was not aware […]

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Lois Lerner Breaks Silence: “I Didn’t Do Anything Wrong”

September 22, 2014
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Employers won’t hire her. She’s been berated with epithets like “dirty Jew.” Federal agents have guarded her house because of death threats. And she’s spent hundreds of thousands of dollars defending herself against accusations she orchestrated a coverup in a scandal that has come to represent everything Americans hate about the IRS. Lois Lerner is […]

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Secret Service May Soon Be Searching Bags At Checkpoints Blocks Away From White House

September 22, 2014
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Secret Service outside the White House. (Source: Jewel Samad, AFP) Authorities push for more power following White House fence-jumping incident. WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Secret Service is considering implementing pedestrian checkpoints and bag searches on sidewalks of the district outside the White House. These warrantless “screenings” could take place several blocks away from the […]

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Disrupting The Student Loan Bubble

September 22, 2014
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In 21st century America, disruptive technology is all around us. Smartphone apps allow us to summon transportation at the touch of a button, to book accommodations in a stranger’s apartment, to arrange an impromptu dinner party with people we have never met and to navigate our way through unfamiliar cities without the need of a […]

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Here’s The Internet’s Response To ‘Thank A Police Officer Day’

September 22, 2014
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One thing you can say about 2014: it’s been a bad year to wear a badge. People around the world are fed up with abusive, militarized police—as a new memo to St. Louis police about a class designed to help officers “win the media” after shooting someone  makes perfectly clear. Post by Whole Truth Project. […]

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