Dog bleeds to death from ID chipping

by Drew Zahn -- Charlie Brown A couple in California, required by law to have their dog implanted with a microchip in order to take him camping, swallowed their objections … and more…

Is there sinister plot to squelch talk radio?

by Drew Zahn -- Despite the absence of any action pending to re-enact the so-called "Fairness Doctrine," congressional Republicans have nonetheless introduced legislation to prevent its passage, insisting that Democrats are advancing more…

Is the Bible to blame for trashing Earth?

by Drew Zahn -- Sir David Attenborough In promoting a new special that commemorates the 200th birthday of Charles Darwin, one of television's most popular and enduring naturalists has declared that the more…

Obama crosses Pelosi on contraception spending

by Drew Zahn -- Shortly after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tried to defend family planning services as beneficial to the economy, President Obama has appealed to Democrats to strike $200 million in more…

California prepares to stop paying bills

by Drew Zahn -- California State Controller John Chiang The state of California has run out of money. Facing a $42 billion budget deficit, State Controller John Chiang told the Sacramento Bee more…

Obama snubs vets, skips Heroes ball

by Drew Zahn -- Since its inception in 1953, every new president has attended The Salute to Heroes Inaugural Ball – until now. The ball was created for President Dwight Eisenhower's inauguration more…

AARP runs ads for pornographer

by Drew Zahn -- The AARP Bulletin that includes the controversial advertisement An advertisement in the American Association of Retired People's January/February 2009 AARP Bulletin points readers toward a website that sells more…

I pledge allegiance to Obama

by Drew Zahn -- Screen capture from finale of celebrity pledge video In a new YouTube video produced by Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Productions, dozens of celebrities – television and movie actors, sports more…