Nebraska Democrat fired for saying he was ‘glad’ Rep. Scalise was shot

June 25, 2017

Washington (CNN)A member of the Nebraska Democratic Party was fired Thursday morning after an audio recording of him surfaced on YouTube saying he was “glad” House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot at a congressional baseball game practice and wished the Louisiana Republican was dead. “This motherf***er, like, his whole job is like to get people [to] convince Republicans to f***ing kick people off f***ing health care,” Montag can be heard saying in the recording in …


Would Trump make a good royal?

June 23, 2017

(CNN)The power of the British monarchy has been on display during recent tragedies. Leave it to Prince Harry to spoil it all. Who, after all, could survive the nonstop attention and demand for selfies? Who would thrive under such scrutiny, and do it all while wearing a gold crown weighing more than three pounds? It would take a certain type of person. The sort of person who fills his court with relatives, perhaps, who thinks the separation of powers is a foreign concept, and …


In Georgia, close isn’t nearly good enough for Democrats

June 21, 2017

… turn out to vote in a June 20 special election runoff — two months(!) after the initial vote — are hardcore partisans. The game in special elections, then, is not persuading voters who aren’t sure about their views. It’s ensuring that the base is fired up and turns out. Everyone knew the Democratic base was ginned up beyond belief at the chance to send Trump a message about his performance in the first 150 days of his administration. The big question mark was whether the …


Shady developers are turning Apple’s app subscriptions into giant scams

June 14, 2017

… should ban “virus-scanning” apps altogether since iOS’ developer restrictions make the both unnecessary and useless.) To be fair, search is a new frontier for Apple. Google has spent more than a decade battling people who use spammy methods to game its search engine so some learning curve is to be expected. Still, that less reputable app developers would use these tactics in the first place is both predictable and entirely preventable. Fixing its subscriptions requires much …


‘Crackdown 3’ gets a release date and some kickass star power

June 13, 2017

Crackdown 3 didn’t get a full-blown presentation during Microsoft’s pre-E3 Xbox Briefing, but it does have one thing that no other featured title does: Terry MF’ing Crews. The actor brings his trademark joie de vivre to this latest look at Microsoft’s game of super-powered super-agents. We don’t know much else about the game at this point, but we finally know when it’s coming: Nov. 7, 2017. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWPTM Epic …