Archive for February 14th, 2014

1 In 4 Americans Don’t Know That the Earth Orbits The Sun
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1 In 4 Americans Don’t Know That the Earth Orbits The Sun

It’s almost too much to believe… or too much to bear if you live in the United States: A new survey reveals that only 1 in 4 Americans know that the Earth revolves around the Sun. The poll was released last Friday, and surveyed more than 2,200 people in the United States. The National Science Foundation […]

Students BANNED From Researching Malcolm X For Black History Month
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Students BANNED From Researching Malcolm X For Black History Month

Students at a Queens, New York school have been banned from researching or writing about Malcolm X. The teacher’s decision to disallow student reports on Malcolm X for Black History Month was rationalized with the explanation that the civil rights leader was “violent.” Parents of the Kew Gardens Hills students were outraged. “My son came […]

California Court Rules Concealed Carry Of Firearms MUST Be Allowed
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California Court Rules Concealed Carry Of Firearms MUST Be Allowed

A California court has recently ruled that residents of the state must be allow to carry concealed firearms in public, so long as they are not prohibited by law from owning a firearm. The ruling came down in a 2-1 decision, from the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco. The court ruled that San […]

Mysterious ‘Fire In The Sky’ Video Goes Viral
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Mysterious ‘Fire In The Sky’ Video Goes Viral

Last week, Brian York, of South Paris, Maine, spotted something strange in the sky. He’s not saying it was aliens, but… Actually, he’s not sure what it was. As he drove along Route 26 he spotted a giant burning fireball falling from the sky. He grabbed his smart phone and hit record, uploading the video […]

Top Professor Admits To Students: ‘I don’t know this course’
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Top Professor Admits To Students: ‘I don’t know this course’

School officials at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey recently suspended one of their top professors. The reason? Rutgers had decided that top anthropology professor Robert Trivers should be in charge of a new course offered on “Human Aggression.” The only problem was Trivers didn’t think he was qualified to teach such a course. Now the […]

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