In the video, a young man can be seen poised to throw a pingpong ball into a stack of plastic cups, before leaping on the table and bringing it down. The screen pans to show another young man, the one who people are claiming is Couch, laughing and clapping at the antics. … [Read more...] about ‘Affluenza’ Teen Ethan Couch Allegedly Videotaped at Party With Beer Pong
But nothing gets by internet sleuths, and by Saturday Devins was being forced to acknowledge the grift. His first reaction was to claim the mural was “inspired” by something he found on the internet. Because his was a nonprofit project, apparently respecting the rights of other artists goes out the window. … [Read more...] about Chicago Artist Raised Funds for Michelle Obama Mural That He Straight Up Grifted
Well on Monday, the singer was photographed fulfilling her duties as an American citizen by reporting for jury duty in Nashville. She even has a name tag! Fellow juror and Twitter historian Tracey Bates documented the whole thing. … [Read more...] about This is what it looks like when Taylor Swift reports for jury duty
"I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color," Kaepernick told NFL.com. "To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way. There are bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting away with murder." … [Read more...] about Colin Kaepernick will eventually be seen as a hero. Just ask Muhammad Ali.
The videos are depressingly familiar to anyone who's been following Black Lives Matter protests since the death of Michael Brown. Police have been repeatedly criticized in the last two years for responding to civil demonstrations with military-grade weapons and tactics, yet scenes like these from Baton Rouge continue to happen in the aftermath of police shootings. … [Read more...] about This video of police advancing on Baton Rouge protesters is terrifying to watch