Archive for September, 2010

Nicky Diaz, Former Housekeeper of CA GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Meg Whitman, Says She was Fired Because She was an Illegal Immigrant

California billionaire Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman is about to feel the wrath of jump-off lawyer extraordinaire Gloria Allred. Why? Whitman’s former housekeeper, Nicky Diaz, alleged she was wrongfully fired after nine years of employment when she told her she was an illegal immigrant and asked for help in gaining […]

by · September 29, 2010 · Uncategorized

GA Sheriff’s Deputy Kenneth Lumpkin Charged with Murder in Death of Soldier’s Wife, Lori Arrowood

Kenneth Lumpkin, a Liberty county, Ga., sheriff’s deputy has been charged with the murder of Lori Arrowood, the missing wife of a soldier., Nate Arrowood, who was deployed to Iraq and is expected home shortly. Arrowood, 42, was reported missing from her Hinesville home by a friend Saturday night and […]

by · September 29, 2010 · Uncategorized
Rutgers Student, Tyler Clementi, Commits Suicide After Dharun Ravi & Molly Wei Secretly Making Sex Tape & Broadcasting on Internet

Rutgers Student, Tyler Clementi, Commits Suicide After Dharun Ravi & Molly Wei Secretly Making Sex Tape & Broadcasting on Internet

Rutgers University student Tyler Clementi reportedly commits suicide after roommate & friend, Dharun Ravi and Molly Wei, secretly tapes him and posts video to the Internet. Tyler Clementi (Facebook) During my undergraduate years at Ohio University in Athens, I saw a lot of crazy things, with the weirdest being in […]

by · September 29, 2010 · Uncategorized

GA Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Nathan Deal Financial Woes Make Him Unsuitable to Become Governor

Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Nathan Deal is in for a rough ride because he son-in-law Chapter 7 bankruptcy debacle and the fact that he loaned them millions for a failed outdoors business. You see, you can’t lie on your bankruptcy documents and expect to be given a slap on the […]

by · September 29, 2010 · Uncategorized
Rev. Arthur Burton Schirmer Arrested for Allegedly Killing Second Wife, Probe Re-opened in Mysterious Death of First Wife

Rev. Arthur Burton Schirmer Arrested for Allegedly Killing Second Wife, Probe Re-opened in Mysterious Death of First Wife

Talk about snake in the pulpit and a wolf in sheep’s clothing. Rev. Arthur Burton Schirmer was arrested in the death of his second wife, wife Betty, in 2008, after Joseph Mustante allegedly commits suicide in his office at Reeders United Methodist Church, led investigators to him. He allegedly staged […]

by · September 29, 2010 · Uncategorized

LA Times Under Fire for Publishing Teacher Performance Ratings that Possibly Pushed to Teacher, Rigoberto Ruelas Jr., to Commit Suicide

The Los Angeles Times is under fire after a teacher’s suicide, which the teachers union is attributing to the newspaper’s publication of teacher performance ratings on its website in August. Rigoberto Ruelas Jr., 39, was a fifth-grade teacher at Miramonte Elementary School, whose body was found Sunday at the foot […]

by · September 28, 2010 · Uncategorized

Police Arrest Nicholas Welch in Shooting Death of Seton Hall Honor Student Jessica Moore, 2nd Suspect Marcus Bascus Still At Large

Seton Hall University honor student, Jessica Moore, met an untimely death at a house party last weekend. The suspected gunman, Nicholas Welch, has been apprehended and police are searching for a second suspect, identified as Marcus Bascus. Welch, 25, of East Orange, was taken into custody Monday night at his […]

by · September 28, 2010 · Uncategorized

University of Texas Under Lockdown, Gunman Dead of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

BREAKING: A gunman who fired several shots in the Perry-Casteneda Library on the University Texas campus is dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, and are looking for a possible second suspect, according to the Statesman. A gunman who fired several shots in the Perry-Casteneda Library on the UT campus […]

by · September 28, 2010 · Uncategorized

NY Daily News: Sarah Palin May Have Been Booed at Last Night’s Episode of "Dancing With the Stars"

I am no fan of former Alaska Gov. Sarah “Quitter” Palin, but the New York Daily News ran an article saying she may have been booed at last night’s episode of “Dancing With the Stars.” She made an appearance to support her contestant daughter, Bristol. It’s ironic that she missed […]

by · September 28, 2010 · Uncategorized

WSJ Jason Riley Says Historically Black Colleges & Universities are "Academically Inferior"

Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Riley seems to think historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are inferior. In fact, his exact words are, “once an essential response to racism, they are now academically inferior.” Personally, I didn’t envision the possibility of getting my college education at a HBCU for the […]

by · September 28, 2010 · Uncategorized