Horrifying new internet fad glorifies criminal assault for teens (updated)

It’s called #SmackCam and it is beyond disturbing. The premise is simple: sneak up on a friend or family member and record yourself smacking them in the face.  The videos of battered faces and shocked screams are emerging as one of the fastest growing fads online and its pioneers are now worried it’s going too far. […]

Teddy Roosevelt campaigns with Kathleen Sebelius for Obamacare

Er, that would be “Teddy,” a mascot from the Washington Nationals franchise. Earlier this week, the Nats celebrated “HHS Night” at the ballpark for employees of the Department of Health and Human Services and Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.  According to the Wall Street Journal, the Nationals franchise has no official partnership with the government to promote […]

It’s Friday, y’all!

Enjoy your weekend! Read more stories from TheBlaze Glenn Beck’s Emotional Monologue on the Horrific Story He Says Is Being Swept Under the Rug Because It Doesn’t Further an ‘Agenda’ New George Zimmerman Juror Says He ‘Got Away With Murder’: ‘In Our Hearts We Felt He Was Guilty’ ‘Not Dead to Me…But in Very Ill […]

Paul Krugman doesn’t know what all the fuss over Detroit is about

Like Greece and Rome, great civilizations rise and fall. It’s just the natural way of things, Krugman says, and Detroit is just the latest example: There are influential people out there who would like you to believe that Detroit’s demise is fundamentally a tale of fiscal irresponsibility and/or greedy public employees. It isn’t. For the […]

Doppelganger of the day: Bob Filner

Does the mayor of San Diego bear resemblance to anyone? Wow, talk about doppelganger. pic.twitter.com/8yaPU0iHjn — Andrew Kaczynski (@BuzzFeedAndrew) July 26, 2013 Read more stories from TheBlaze Glenn Beck’s Emotional Monologue on the Horrific Story He Says Is Being Swept Under the Rug Because It Doesn’t Further an ‘Agenda’ New George Zimmerman Juror Says He […]

A picture is worth 1,000 words: Justice for Ambassador Stevens

Washington may have turned its attention away from the still-unanswered questions surrounding the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya… …But the public hasn’t. Making the rounds on social media today: A take on crime & justice that will finally get the media’s attention. …

The B.S. of A presents ‘NSA Funnies’

Read more stories from TheBlaze Glenn Beck’s Emotional Monologue on the Horrific Story He Says Is Being Swept Under the Rug Because It Doesn’t Further an ‘Agenda’ New George Zimmerman Juror Says He ‘Got Away With Murder’: ‘In Our Hearts We Felt He Was Guilty’ ‘Not Dead to Me…But in Very Ill Health’: Beck’s Frank […]

There was a time when kids were taught to respect firearms, not fear them (photos)

Kids today are reprimanded for carving out a gun-shaped pastry or wearing a tee-shirt from the National Rifle Association. But America hasn’t always been so gun-phobic. Check out these pictures of firearm safety, taught in Indiana schools in 1956… (Image: Grey Villet–Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

The New Yorker unveils crude ‘Carlos Danger’ cover art

Anthony Weiner: For the crass media, he’s the story that just keeps on giving… Exit question for New Yorkers: How does this image make you feel about your city’s leadership potential? Read more stories from TheBlaze Glenn Beck’s Emotional Monologue on the Horrific Story He Says Is Being Swept Under the Rug Because It Doesn’t […]

Eric Holder promises Russia: No death penalty for Snowden

Breaking: Attorney General Eric Holder writes Russian officials; promises not to seek death penalty against Edward Snowden if returned to US — ABC News (@ABC) July 26, 2013 Developing… Read more stories from TheBlaze Glenn Beck’s Emotional Monologue on the Horrific Story He Says Is Being Swept Under the Rug Because It Doesn’t Further an […]