2015 American Music Awards Nominees List

Taylor Swift

Here are the nominees for the 2015 American Music Awards (AMA). The show will take place on November 22, 2015 at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater on Sunday, November 22 and will be hosted by Jennifer Lopez. Taylor Swift has the most AMA nominations, with six. List of nominees for the 2015 American Music Awards: ARTIST … Read more

Drone Attempting To Deliver Porn To Prisoners Intercepted

A drone attempting to deliver prisoners contraband including porn was intercepted by authorities. Two men were busted after trying to bring the material in to the Western Correctional Institution and the North Branch Correctional Institution at Cumberland in western Maryland. Police say the drones had porn DVDs, tobacco, a loaded handgun, and illegal drugs as its cargo. … Read more

Right Wing Pastor Calls Ben Carson “Nigga”

Pastor David Manning

A right wing pastor who has been opposed to President Obama called Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson a “nigga.” James Manning, head of the ATLAH World Missionary Church in New York, has used his online video show to attack President Obama for over 7 years. In his most recent video release, Manning turns his fire … Read more

People Are Doing Weird Things With Nicki Minaj’s Wax Figure

Nicki Minaj

The Nicki Minaj wax figure at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas just debuted a few weeks ago, but it’s already creating problems. The statute, based on Minaj’s video for “Anaconda,” shows her on all fours with her rear end in the air, and as a result visitors without any impulse control have begun posing in a … Read more


“The pictures were discovered on laptops and cameras seized by prosecutors from dozens of female guests as part of their investigation into the Italian prime minister. The 74-year-old is alleged to have paid for sex with a 17-year-old belly dancer called Karima El Mahroug – as well as 32 other women – giving them cash … Read more

Bill Gates: Anti-Vaccine People “Kill Children”

One of the upsides of being the richest man in the world and one of history’s biggest philanthropists is that you get to say exactly what you think about issues. In this case, Gates is discussing Andrew Wakefield and the entire anti-vaccine scam: Gupta: There has been a lot of scrutiny of vaccines recently — … Read more

Henry Louis Gates Jr. Arrested Trying To Get Into His Own Home

Remember how we totally solved racism that one time? Black scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. is accusing a Massachusetts police department of racism after being arrested while trying to get into his locked home near Harvard University. Police say they were called to the home Thursday afternoon after a woman reported seeing a man try … Read more

California Fire & Iraq

From May: As state forestry officials predict an unusually harsh fire season this summer, the California National Guard says equipment shortages could hinder the guard’s response to a large-scale disaster. A dearth of equipment such as trucks and radios — caused in part by the war in Iraq — has state military officials worried they would … Read more


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