James Blake made a terrible mistake. He was outside in public while black. Here is video proof, released today by the New York Police Department.
Police Officer James Frascatore, who attacked him wearing street clothes, without showing any identification that he was a police officer, has been stripped of his gun and badge after the mistaken arrest. Frascatore has a history of abusive behavior, as WNYC reported last year.
So, there’s a new theory about what happened to Amelia Earhart: She crash-landed on a Pacific island, and after death, her body was slowly eaten and pulled apart by coconut crabs. Lemme break this one down for you. Earhart, as you may remember, vanished in 1937 while attempting to circumnavigate the planet. No-one’s ever found […]
Can’t wait to get a mouthful.
America. Land of the free, home of the giant asshole. In this case: Marysville, Michigan city council candidate Jean Cramer. USA Today: “Keep Marysville a white community as much as possible,” said Cramer, one of five candidates vying for three open council seats in November. Cramer and the candidates were asked, “Do you believe the […]
Are we done with capsule coffee makers yet? Sure, they’re easy. But they are not so easy on the environment, and it’s debatable whether they actually make a better cup. Luckily, there’s never been a better time to switch back to the good old reliable drip method – especially when drip coffeemakers have quietly been […]
If there’s one thing that stayed consistent through the last decade or so of tech industry turmoil, it’s the love affair between techies and Linux. There’s just a ton you can do with the OS, and its open-source format means you can customize your rig from the ground up. Apparently not content with that level […]
Accidents happen. And when they do, you’re going to want a dash cam for a second pair of eyes. At the minimum, a decent dash cam can save you vast sums of time and money in case of an accident. But a really good dash cam can do a whole lot more. Here are six […]