Politics

Jon Stewart Slices Hand While Spoofing Buddy Anthony Weiner [VIDEO]
Jon Stewart and Anthony Weiner have been friends long before either man became famous. Which is why the past week must have been difficult for Stewart, as his duty as a political satirist has demanded that he relentlessly mock his old buddy.
Some have argued that Stewart has been derelict in that dut…
Lubbock Is A Great Place To Live
I was going to get a back tattoo that said "Broken" (I'd just suffered a very tragic loss).  I then thought about the psychological weight of having a negative word to carry around. I've changed the idea to another more positive word and I feel much better about the …
Budget Cuts To Hit Texas Tech
We in the general public don't like the concept of different revenue streams, especially when one is cutting while the other is spending. More after the jump.
Why I Think Cars Should Not Be Legalized
These days all the things that are harmful to you are being legislated away.  Personal freedoms are being taken away in the name of "protecting" you (I blame insurance companies even more than the government).  Lately I've been obsessed with the idea, "what …
Alan Sheppard Stamp [PICS]
How do I put this politely? Um the new stamp to commemorate Alan Sheppard's trip to space makes him look, uh, special? Yeah, really special.
Bring Our Troops Home
It's time to call it a "win" in Afghanistan. We got the man we wanted to get, we can pack up now. Read more after the break.
What Would Martin Luther King Jr. Say About People Rejoicing Death
This morning I started noticing a trend on Facebook and Twitter. Some people were posting a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. that was meant to make people feel bad about celebrating the death of Osama Bin Laden. The quote goes like this:
"I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives…
Facebook, Bin Laden, And Stupid People
Facebook: It's Not Just For Smart People Anymore. Facebook started as a college thing, so let's assume those originally on it had some intelligence. Where that went I don't know. Read more after the break.
FBI Most Wanted-#1 Is Dead
Now that Osama (Usama) bin Laden has been killed, the FBI has updated its Most Wanted Terrorists list, officially marking him as "DECEASED."
Nine other terrorists remain on the list, including bin Laden's deputy, Ayman Al-Zawahiri.
The FBI also updated its 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list to re…

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