President Obama made an official statement about Trayvon Martin a few days ago, treading very carefully and coming off diplomatic. Now the President has made a second statement, this one deeply personal, in regards to his own experiences with race and profiling. He even says at one point, “There are very few African-American men in this country who haven’t had the experience of being followed when they were shopping in a department store. That includes me.” As we all know, this is big for Obama because he rarely speaks about race and always speaks diplomatically. This is a must-see. Check out the video after the jump.
These Republicans are so silly! In addition to outlawing everything people care about, this Virginia politician aims to outlaw some of the things that are dearest to our hearts. Find out what it is after the jump.
The Chinese government blocks most popular social media websites such as Twitter, Facebook, and even sets a lot of restrictions of websites that are allowed. Hit the jump to see what website China hasn’t let go of yet and why …
A man by the name of Roy Apseloff who worked for the Defense Intelligence Agency for over 32 years fell a victim to his own personal email getting HACKED. But him getting hacked is not as big of a deal as the explicit content in his e-mail. Hit the jump for the screenshots and full story ..
Apple is being accused of working with five publishers to boost e-book prices. They said this conspiracy was put into play to undercut the sale of Amazon’s e-book market. This resulted in prices for some e-books being sold for $12.99 / $14.99 when Amazon sold it for $9.99. Hit the jump for the full story ..
Emcee, Actor, and Activist Yasiin Bey (Formerly Mos Def) underwent the same procedure given to hunger strikers at Guantanamo Bay. The video is quite graphic to say the least, especially since it is considered ‘Standard Procedure.’ Check it out for yourself after the jump.
Amanda Bynes has absolutely no chill in her, and she will utilize her right to free speech to its fullest extent. Taking to her now-infamous Twitter account earlier today, the trouble actress took aim at yet another target, this time our country’s leader, Barack Obama, and the First Lady, Michelle Obama. Check out her tweet in the gallery. Who will she come for next!
George W has silently been traveling the world with his wife Laura, and went on a humanitarian trip to Africa. In this interview both Dubya and his wife discuss the programs the American taxpayer has helped with the health crisis in Africa. At 2:45 they show footage of George W. dancing in Africa, and his wife just talks about how much she was laughing at him, and he admits that he got “carried away by the spirit”. Check out the footage after the jump.