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Friday Talking Points -- Trump Nickname Contest Finalists

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Donald Trump all but declared war (once again) on the media this week, after they actually did their jobs and investigated whether Trump had made good on his claims of donating millions to veterans' charities.

Oompa Loompa Attack Baffles UK Police

Posted 01.01.2013 | Weird News

A man in Norfolk, England, was reportedly attacked last week by a pair of Oompa Loompas. According to, the 28-year-old man was assaulted ...

Republican Presidential Candidates: Can A Hairstyle Determine Their Fate?

Gerit Quealy | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics
Gerit Quealy

The recent Republican debates and surrounding hullabaloo in New Hampshire sprang to mind -- and all the men's hairstyles began floating in my imagination like disembodied wigs. It was scary.

The Strip Diary, Day Eight: I'd Rather Be Abused at the Riviera Than Set Foot in Donald Trump's Hotel

Paul Bradley Carr | Posted 06.11.2011 | Travel
Paul Bradley Carr

Las Vegas represents all that is good and bad about the American dream. It is beyond appropriate, then, that Donald Trump should own at least small chunk of the town's real-estate.

Banned Books | Philip Nel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Having lately been examining two versions of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle (1920, 1988) and three versions of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate ...