Pennsylvania college newspaper editorial board wants ‘Bullets’ mascot changed

The Gettysburg College student newspaper editorial board in Pennsylvania is calling for the school’s mascot, the “Bullet,” to be changed because of nationwide gun violence.  In an editorial published online by the Gettysburgian on June 13, the board argues that its mascot, the “Bullet” is an “embarrassment” to students. “So how do we as a College most frequently recognize […]

Sarah Palin’s Anti-New York Times Crusade Crashes and Burns

A federal judge on Monday said that he will toss a lawsuit alleging the New York Times and its former top editor defamed Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin in a 2017 editorial. Even as jurors continue to deliberate the case—which observers feared might be a significant blow against press freedom—U.S. District Court Judge Jed Rakoff announced […]

District Court Judge Tosses Out Sarah Palin’s Lawsuit Against The New York Times

U.S. District Court Judge Jed Rakoff said Monday he will toss out former Republican Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin’s lawsuit against the New York Times. NEWS: RAKOFF SAYS HE WILL DISMISS CASE AFTER JURY REACHES VERDICT – THAT PALIN LEGAL TEAM HAS FAILED TO MAKE “ACTUAL MALICE” CASE REQUIRED OF PUBLIC FIGURE NODS TO INEVITABLE APPEAL […]

Roger Goodell Says The Allegations In Brian Flores’ Lawsuit Are ‘Very Disturbing’

Roger Goodell has addressed Brian Flores’ lawsuit against the NFL. The former Miami Dolphins head coach is currently suing the league for alleged racial discrimination, and in the lawsuit he alleges that he was offered money to lose games from Dolphins owner Stephen Ross. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College […]

Help, I Can’t Stop Thinking About the ‘Barbie’ Movie

This is a preview of our pop culture newsletter The Daily Beast’s Obsessed, written by senior entertainment reporter Kevin Fallon. To receive the full newsletter in your inbox each week, sign up for it here. In times like the one we’re living in, I can’t stop my mind from racing. Three questions play on a […]

Libertarian Conference Cancels Notorious White Nationalist

“The Most Canceled Man in America” has, in fact, been canceled. Nearly two weeks ahead of the libertarian conference FreedomFest, a lead conference organizer told The Daily Beast on Thursday night that officials had booted the holocaust-denying, Vladimir Putin-applauding, white supremacist rally-going Nicholas Fuentes from the conference’s lineup. Fuentes had initially been scheduled to appear […]

Brickbat: Code Red

Hundreds of people in China’s Henan province had planned to protest their banks, which have been refusing to allow them to withdraw money for the past two months. But shortly after they made their plans, their smart phone health code apps turned red, which under China’s travel regulations barred them from using public transportation or […]

Do you have home insurance cover for your garden goods?

Millions of households splashed out on expensive items for their gardens in various lockdowns, but many do not have cover for them, new analysis by Defaqto shows. The pandemic and increased working from home resulted in more people forking out for garden furniture, BBQs, pizza ovens, lawnmowers, play equipment and a raft of other expensive […]