Alex Marlow

Alexander Marlow

Police Threaten to Arrest Volunteers Feeding Homeless Without Permit

The Raleigh (North Carolina) Police Department threatened to arrest members of a nonprofit religious group while they fed the local homeless population this past Saturday, according to a spokesman for Love Wins Ministries. Rev. Hugh Hollowell, pastor and Director of

Man Held in 'Dungeon' for Welfare Check Dies

William Merle Greenawalt, 79, passed away just a week after he was found in a “dungeon” with two other older men. Walter Renard Jones, 31, allegedly held the the men captive in order to cash their welfare checks. The Houston ABC

Man Held in 'Dungeon' for Welfare Check Dies

Report: While Egypt Burns, John Kerry Goes Yachting

Secretary Kerry was aboard his yacht, the “Isabel” this afternoon pic.twitter.com/R6v1UDFNGu — Mosheh Oinounou (@Mosheh) July 3, 2013 CBS Producer Mosheh Oinounou reports that Secretary of State John Kerry was spotted this afternoon on a yacht in the Nantucket Boat

BOOMTOWN: Washington Area Unemployment Dips to 5.0 Percent

The Washington D.C. metro area’s unemployment rate dipped to 5.0 percent in April according to statistics released today by the Labor Department. The areas immediately surrounding the U.S. Capitol including Washington, Arlington, VA, and Alexandria, VA saw unemployment drop from 5.2 percent

BOOMTOWN: Washington Area Unemployment Dips to 5.0 Percent

FLASHBACK — Rubio: 'Myth' Immigration Bill over 1000 Pages

In a press release entitled “MYTH vs. FACT: A Cautionary Tale Of How Immigration Myths Don’t Pan Out,” Marco Rubio labeled it a “myth” that proposed immigration reform legislation would exceed 1,000 pages in length. Today, Breitbart News has learned

Machete Terrorists: 'Allahu Akbar'

Both the BBC and witnesses at the scene are reporting that at least one of the attackers who hacked a soldier to death with a machete in London shouted “Allahu Akbar.” Chilling video has also surfaced of a knife-wielding man with

Weiner's In!: Ex-Congressman Running for New York Mayor

After his public fall from grace, Former U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner has gotten back up and entered the race for mayor of New York City. His first campaign advertisement went live late Tuesday. The full release:  In the ad, you hear about the

Weiner's In!: Ex-Congressman Running for New York Mayor

Congressmen: Were Conservative Car Dealers Targeted for GM Closures?

Two Congressmen are asking the Treasury Department if it inappropriately scrutinized conservative-owned businesses the same way it targeted Tea Party groups filing for tax-exempt status. Republicans Mike Kelly (PA-03) and Jim Renacci (OH-16) circulated a letter Thursday requesting Treasury Secretary

Congressmen: Were Conservative Car Dealers Targeted for GM Closures?

Connecticut Courthouse Evacuated After Bomb Threat

At approximately 10:30am Monday morning, the State Superior Court in Stamford, Connecticut was evacuated because of a bomb threat, the Stamford Times reports. An anonymous man called the court, according to the Times, and claimed that a bomb would go

White House Scrubs First Daughters Ski Trip Report

A local news affiliate in Idaho reported that the First Daughters, Sasha and Malia Obama, are on a Spring Break ski trip in Sun Valley, Idaho. The story quickly spread across the Internet when picked up by the highly trafficked Drudge Report

White House Scrubs First Daughters Ski Trip Report

Ashley Judd, 'Tennessee Democrat'

If you want to have a little fun right now, here are your instructions: 1) Open this link to Wikipedia’s “Kentucky Democrats” page in a new tab. 2) In-page search for “Ashley Judd.” Note numbers of results. 3) Open this link to

Sex Abuse Scandal Cardinal Heads to Rome to Vote for Pope

Despite previously being forced to step down as Archbishop of Los Angeles for allegedly covering up sex abuse by Catholic priests, Cardinal Roger Mahony is headed to the Vatican to select the next pope. Mahony noted on his Twitter that

Sex Abuse Scandal Cardinal Heads to Rome to Vote for Pope

A Heavy Subject Matter: A Response to E-Du

Ezra, you write as though I’m calling for us to publicly shame fat people by marking them with a marinara-sauce “F,” a la Hester Prynne.  I never said anything of the sort.  I’m merely pointing out that in our health-conscious society, we’ve

Obesity Is Hilarious

Even though it’s on track to overtake smoking as the leading cause of preventable death in America (if it hasn’t already done so), Chris Christie thinks obesity is hilarious: I’ve focus-grouped four family members and friends and they are split on

Steve Capus Out as President of NBC News

Steve Capus first showed up on our radar when a misleading edit of a 911 call broadcast on MSNBC portrayed the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman as racially motivated. The buck has to stop somewhere, and Capus had been

Steve Capus Out as President of NBC News

Either Men Are Funnier Than Women, or Rolling Stone Is Sexist

Last week, Rolling Stone published their “50 Funniest People Now” list and featured only 12 women out of 52 comics.   I have a number of problems with the article, not limited to but including the fact that a) For a

Either Men Are Funnier Than Women, or Rolling Stone Is Sexist

Last week, Rolling Stone published their “50 Funniest People Now” list and featured only 12 women out of 52 comics.   I have a number of problems with the article, not limited to but including the fact that a) For a

Did You Know That David Frum Has Used a Cell Phone?

Yesterday, I hopped over to CNN/Newsweek/Daily Beast staffer David Frum’s twitter feed when I heard that he was spreading the lie that gun rights advocates had heckled the father of a Newtown massacre victim.  Of course, that claim was quickly debunked and several high

Did You Know That David Frum Has Used a Cell Phone?

BuzzFeed: Conservative New Media Lost the Election

For a website that was leading with the story “27 Everyday Things You Never Knew Had Names” at the time of this writing, BuzzFeed has a surprisingly tenuous grasp of irony.   Earlier Tuesday, editor-in-chief Ben Smith‘s top political reporter,

BuzzFeed: Conservative New Media Lost the Election

EXCLUSIVE — Israeli Brigadier General: Hamas Wants to Conquer Tel Aviv

Last week, Hamas began firing rockets into cities in Southern Israel, and today, in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News, Israeli Brigadier General Yossi Kuperwasser said “enough is enough.” Kuperwasser, Israel’s Director General of the Ministry for Strategic Affairs, confirmed

EXCLUSIVE — Israeli Brigadier General: Hamas Wants to Conquer Tel Aviv

Likely Voter Poll: Romney Ahead in Deep Blue Minnesota

We’ve been reporting for close to a week that Minnesota, the bluest of blue states, which has voted for the Democratic candidate in every election since 1976, is very much in play for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan. Today, we

Likely Voter Poll: Romney Ahead in Deep Blue Minnesota

Ohio: Stevie Wonder Obama Rally Draws Less Than 200

Four and a half years ago at a primary campaign rally for Barack Obama, Stevie Wonder made headlines when he sang this major scale with Michelle Obama for a packed house at UCLA (watch until the end): Today, the “Superstition”

Ohio: Stevie Wonder Obama Rally Draws Less Than 200

Newsweek: GAI Report Reveals Obama's 'Illegal-Donor Loophole'

Fifteen years ago this January, Matt Drudge launched the New Media revolution when he scooped Newsweek Magazine and exposed the affair between then-President Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky. The scandal itself and the cover-up that followed became the biggest news

Newsweek: GAI Report Reveals Obama's 'Illegal-Donor Loophole'