An Idaho resident is warning others about giving money to two panhandlers in the Post Falls area after he saw one of them get up out of his wheelchair and walk to his car following a day’s ‘work’ of begging for change. Tim Stephens said in a Facebook post that he hadRead More →

Cedar Falls, IA – As the Free Thought Project reported last month, 2018 is turning out to be the summer of the snitches as neighbors turn in fellow neighbors to authorities for selling water, lemonade, or for simply being black at your own apartment complex pool. This see something say something society is theRead More →

A Cessna Citation 525, similar to the aircraft Duane Youd crashed into his own house / Wikipedia A Utah man flew a small aircraft into his own house, kamikaze-style, hours after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife during an argument, police say. Duane Youd, 47, died in theRead More →

Not content to stop at banning videos, YouTube has decided to add “fact checks” and quotes to videos on topics that it feels are controversial, and the MMR vaccine is one of them. Last month, the video sharing platform started placing a blurb of text beneath certain videos offering viewersRead More →

A viral video showing New Mexico State Police smashing a car window and pulling a man from the vehicle sparked outrage online. Officers have responded by releasing their own video of the incident. Phillip Page and passenger Angela Fisher-Herrera were pulled over in Taso County in February for not wearingRead More →

Kanye West talks about what he thinks of Donald Trump, Kim’s trip to Washington D.C. to meet with him, the two motivating forces in the world, overcoming fear, being too caught up in the past, and his thoughts on people being mad at him for his views. [embedded content] DeliveredRead More →

Update:  A reader has informed us that this is probably a “basket star.” “Basket Stars have 5 arms sprouting from their central disc, same as any Brittle Star. But madness immediately ensues. Each arm branches out over and over and over again until you end up with a kind ofRead More →

One hundred years ago, in 1918, American doctors attended substandard medical schools and earned less than $2,500 on average per year. Morphine and heroin were all available over the counter at local corner drugstores. The best “medical” help you could find came from skilled mid-wives, herbalists, and American Indians. MostRead More →

After the executive director of the Ron Paul Institute got suspended on Twitter, the former congressman from Texas told RT that social media crackdowns are part of a broader effort to silence dissent in the US. While social media could be a “real delight” and very informative, the biggest role social networksRead More →

Editor’s note: Armando Frank had a long history of mental illness and was diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia nearly five years before his death. “Records from the federal Department of Veterans Affairs show Frank suffered from chronic anxiety, ‘difficulty coping’ and hallucinations, among other complications. In 2016, following a dispute with neighbors,Read More →