By Ashe Schow | 12/20/13 05:06 PM
A lot has been said about the Obamacare Pajama Boy since his bespectacled visage gave the Internet its latest meme on Sunday, but many of his defenders — who all turn out to be his college chums — miss the point of why his image was roundly mocked. The pajama hipster, revealed as Ethan...
By Ashe Schow | 12/20/13 11:15 AM
On the heels of the Obama administration's decision to delay for one year Obamacare's individual mandate for Americans whose health plans were cancelled, President Obama shifted focus to sexual assault in the military.
By Ashe Schow | 12/19/13 04:21 PM
Two great Internet things have been combined: the popular meme Doge and the popular online currency Bitcoin. The result? The fastest-growing digital currency on the market, Dogecoin. If you’re unfamiliar with Doge, it’s an Internet meme featuring an adorable Shiba Inu surrounded by...
By Ashe Schow | 12/19/13 02:29 PM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, defended “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson Thursday by saying “free speech matters.” Cruz made an announcement on his Facebook page in defense of Robertson, who made national headlines when an interview with GQ was released quoting the reality TV star...
By Ashe Schow | 12/19/13 01:19 PM
National Security Agency programs that mass collect innocent Americans' phone records and metadata should be curbed, according to a report commissioned by President Obama that was released Wednesday. Five experts, including former deputy CIA director Michael Morell, urged Obama to make...
By Ashe Schow | 12/18/13 04:29 PM
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., denounced critics of the National Security Agency's spy programs by declaring the programs “highly constitutional.” King, speaking with Fox News host Martha MacCallum, defended the NSA programs and attacked Edward Snowden, the man who leaked the fact that the...
By Ashe Schow | 12/18/13 11:14 AM
Trying to capitalize on the hipster scene never seems to pay off for political organizations. The $21 million “Live Long in Oregon” ads are being pulled as Cover Oregon, the organization implementing Obamacare in the Beaver State, said it will focus on enrolling residents.
By Ashe Schow | 12/17/13 12:46 PM
Obamacare "navigators" - those tasked with assisting Americans in signing up for health insurance through the state and federal exchanges - are as potentially dangerous as ACORN, the former community organizing group accused of voter fraud, according to Rep. Darrell Issa.
By Ashe Schow | 12/16/13 05:14 PM
President Obama's pledge that those who liked their health care plans could keep them wasn't the only broken promise made when selling the health care law. The troubled rollout of Obamacare has produced a growing list of things that Americans like about their current health care experience that...
By Ashe Schow | 12/16/13 05:09 PM
If the International Energy Agency had its way, coal would cease to exist. But for the rest of Americans — who can’t power their homes on unicorn sneezes and rainbows — coal is still king. "Radical action is needed to curb greenhouse-gas emissions, yet that radical action is...
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