Tag: Universal

The Long, Dark Tea-Time of the Democrat Soul

The Long, Dark Tea-Time of the Democrat Soul

In many important respects, the Democrat party is no longer a national party. There are entire regions of the country without statewide elected Democrats. The entire South, most of the industrial Midwest and much of the Mountain and Southwest have

'Exodus: Gods and Kings' Conquers the Box Office

'Exodus: Gods and Kings' Conquers the Box Office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After three weeks of box office dominance, “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” ceded its reign to “Exodus: Gods and Kings.” The biblical epic easily ruled the weekend with a $24.5 million debut, according to

Texas Gets $30M Pre-K Consolation Prize From Feds

Texas Gets $30M Pre-K Consolation Prize From Feds

US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Burwell jointly announced on Wednesday, December 10 that 18 states were awarded preschool development and expansion grants totaling more than $226 million under the Preschool Development

Gut Check: Gutfeld’s Records of the Year 2014

Gut Check: Gutfeld’s Records of the Year 2014

Anyone who reads my list of favorite records knows I’m an old punk who over the years has drifted into psychedelic and acid rock, and there is no turning back for me. To me, all music should be psychedelic: if

Oregon Considers Universal Background Checks

Oregon Considers Universal Background Checks

When Oregon’s Democrat-controlled legislature convenes in February 2015, they are expected to consider passing a bill requiring universal background checks on firearm sales.  This would eliminate the private gun sales and put in a place a universal background check system

Thanksgiving: Daniel Webster’s Plymouth Oration

Thanksgiving: Daniel Webster’s Plymouth Oration

Editor’s Note: As Americans gather on this day of Thanksgiving to be with family and enjoy delicious food, it is important to look back and and give thanks for our many blessings as a people. On December 22, 1820–200 years

The Lost Franchise: Why Digimon Deserves a Glorious Renaissance

The Lost Franchise: Why Digimon Deserves a Glorious Renaissance

Japanese culture enjoyed unique purchase on the imaginations of children and teens in the 1990s, creating beloved franchises such as Dragon Ball and Yu-Gi-Oh! In addition to significant financial success, these brands left oversized cultural footprints, thanks to the spread

'Dumb and Dumber To' tops box office with $38.1M

'Dumb and Dumber To' tops box office with $38.1M

NEW YORK (AP) — At the movies, idiocy never goes out of style. Twenty years after the 1994 original, “Dumb and Dumber To” opened with $38.1 million at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates Sunday. The Universal sequel

Comet Guy and the social-justice black hole

An amazingly stupid story with a clever Twitter hashtag, #shirtstorm, has been brewing for the past couple of days.  Long story short, one of the brilliant scientists who just landed a space probe on a moving comet decided to wear

Curing the Health Care Debate

Curing the Health Care Debate

With Republicans controlling both chambers of the 114th Congress, health care is destined to stay at the top of the national agenda. A quarter of midterm voters say health care is their top concern, with half of these voters saying

42,000 Romanians and Bulgarians Take UK Jobs

42,000 Romanians and Bulgarians Take UK Jobs

The Conservative pledge to slow immigration appears to be on the rocks, and those who warned of a flood of economic migrants after work restrictions for new members was lifted at the start of the year have been vindicated after