Common Core? Woman Banned from Facebook Yard Sale Group for Using Perfect Math

I’m no good at math, but you don’t have to be in order to understand why this is so utterly ridiculous. So, Penny Hayes from LaFayette, Georgia posted in a Facebook yard sale group offering bottles of laundry detergent. She was selling each bottle for 35 cents, or if you wanted to buy them in bulk, you could purchase a case of 48 bottles for a total of $12. A quick operation on a calculator (if you can’t do the math in your head) would yield an answer of .25 (that’s 25 cents) for each Read more […]

2 Students Suspended for 10 Days for Posting Facebook Photo with Airsoft Guns

Students suspended for their hobby. Two high schoolers in Massachusetts have been suspended for 10 days and are facing expulsion for a naughty Facebook photo they posted involving airsoft guns. The picture featured Tito Velez and his girlfriend Jamie Pereira posing in what looked like someone’s living room, each holding an airsoft rifle pointed at the floor. The caption read “Homecoming 2014.” School officials are saying that it was the caption itself that had them concerned. The picture Read more […]

Special Interest Group Starts Creepy Campaign Against “Coercive Sex”

When I first saw the news release, I was aghast. It looked to me like ob/gyns were being told to overlook rape and just make sure the woman did not get pregnant. In “Ob-Gyns Urged to Offer Counsel to Victims of Sexual Coercion,” we read: “Obstetrician-gynecologists can improve the health of women and adolescent girls experiencing reproductive and sexual coercion by providing interventions ranging from patient education to discreet contraception, according to a Committee Opinion published in Read more […]

My Final Bashing of Global-Warming Alarmists Before Today’s Mayan Apocalypse

Today is the first day and the last day of our last winter on Earth, what with the Apocalypse coming any hour now, so I figured I’d get one last shot in at liberals and their environmental alarmism. A sure sign that a hoax is being perpetrated is if the advocate for the hoax tells you that although scenarios A and B are opposites, if A happens, C is true, while if B happens, C is still true. To wit, a very warm winter proves global warming, while its opposite, a very cold winter, also proves Read more […]