Articles by: Vera

Cosmo Magazine Tells Women Unprotected Sex With An HIV-Positive Man Is Safe

Cosmo Magazine Tells Women Unprotected Sex With An HIV-Positive Man Is Safe

Women’s magazine Cosmopolitan has long been called out for its ridiculous articles about beauty and dieting, not to mention its limitless sex tips and relationship advice. The magazine, which was first published in 1886 as a family magazine, later became a women’s magazine in the 1960s (can you honestly imagine […]

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Nudist Dad Accused Of Sharing Naked Pics Of His Young Daughters With Other Men

Nudist Dad Accused Of Sharing Naked Pics Of His Young Daughters With Other Men

On Friday, a 54-year-old nudist father living in Florida admitted to having child pornography. As if that wasn’t bad enough, he was accused of taking nude photographs of his three daughters (ages 8-12) and sharing them with other men. Brian Martens lived in a nudist colony in Palm Beach County […]

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6 Months In Jail And $500 Fine For Wearing Low-Slung Pants In Florida

6 Months In Jail And $500 Fine For Wearing Low-Slung Pants In Florida

Imagine having to pay a hefty fine or going to jail for wearing your pants too low. For citizens of Ocala, Florida, that’s just become a reality. On Tuesday, the City Council voted unanimously in favor of an ordinance that makes wearing low pants and exposed underwear/buttocks illegal. Anyone wearing […]

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Florida Governor Is Being Thrown A $10K-A-Plate Fundraiser At Private Prison CEO’s Home

Florida Governor Is Being Thrown A $10K-A-Plate Fundraiser At Private Prison CEO’s Home

Private prison firm GEO Group has become infamous for inhumane and violent acts to inmates, fraudulent reporting in its facilities over the past few years. Despite these incidences, Florida governor Rick Scott (R) is headlining a $10,000-per-plate VIP fundraiser at the CEO of GEO Group George Zoley’s home on Monday, with […]

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Low-income Residents Must Use “Poor Door” In Luxury Apartment Building

Low-income Residents Must Use “Poor Door” In Luxury Apartment Building

NYC luxury condo building Extell has just been given the go-ahead to create a “poor door,” or a separate entrance, for the low-income tenants of its Upper West Side 33-story complex. The company intends to build a special door for the 55 more affordable units it’s adding to the building. These units […]

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Reporter Gets Blasted After Sorting Through MH17’s Victim’s Luggage On Air (VIDEO)

Reporter Gets Blasted After Sorting Through MH17’s Victim’s Luggage On Air (VIDEO)

British news channel Sky News has issued an apology after a reporter rummaged through the luggage of a MH17 victim live on air Sunday. The news segment showed reporter Colin Brazier sorting through the victim’s open suitcase, touching their personal belongings. The reporter even picked up a set of keys […]

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Israeli Citizen Sends Out Beautiful Apology to Palestinians

Israeli Citizen Sends Out Beautiful Apology to Palestinians

There have been no shortage of shock and horrors since Israel invaded Gaza and the bloodshed is showing no signs of slowing down or stopping, despite demonstrations and protests. According to UNICEF, innocent children have accounted for one third of the civilian deaths. Israelis, almost as if using the violence […]

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Dog Owner Suing Michigan City After Police Kill Labrador Over Barking Complaint (VIDEO)

Dog Owner Suing Michigan City After Police Kill Labrador Over Barking Complaint (VIDEO)

Last year in November, St. Clair Michigan police responded to a barking complaint about a dog running loose in the area of Yale and Princeton streets. Lexie, the dog, belonged to Brittany Preston and she had accidentally been left outside by Preston’s grandfather, who suffers from dementia. Lexie was shot […]

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Pawn Shop Forces Woman To Buy Back Her Stolen Camera

Pawn Shop Forces Woman To Buy Back Her Stolen Camera

When Florida-based Amanda Selby discovered that her video camera had been stolen out of her minivan, she was devastated. She had stored the $500 Nikon camera in her pregnancy travel bag so that she could record her baby’s first moments. She said: “I went to look for my camera the […]

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Birmingham Schools: Wives Who Refuse Sex And Christians Who Don’t Pray “Go To Hell”

Birmingham Schools: Wives Who Refuse Sex And Christians Who Don’t Pray “Go To Hell”

Birmingham City Council has just revealed findings of religious extremism in 13 schools. An inquiry commissioned by the council found that the schools’ governors and teachers made attempts to enforce radical Islamic values and introduce Sharia law as part of an alleged ‘Trojan Horse’ takeover plan. In those 13 schools, […]

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Father Catches Man Raping His Son, Beats Man Unconscious

Father Catches Man Raping His Son, Beats Man Unconscious

On Friday, a Daytona Beach father who caught a man raping his 11-year-old son beat the suspect until he was unconscious. According to the 911 call, the father told a dispatcher: “I just walked in on a grown man molesting. And I got him in a bloody puddle for you officer.” [source] […]

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France Becomes First Country To Ban Pro-Palestine Demonstrations Despite Tensions Rising

France Becomes First Country To Ban Pro-Palestine Demonstrations Despite Tensions Rising

On Friday, France’s socialist government became the world’s first country to ban protests against Israeli action in Palestine. Socialist Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve advised that the mass demonstrations scheduled to happen over the weekend should be halted, claiming there was a “threat to public order.” Thousands of people had prepared to […]

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Video Emerges Of Possible BUK Missile Launcher Used To Take MH17 Down

Video Emerges Of Possible BUK Missile Launcher Used To Take MH17 Down

As evidence piled against separatist fighters using Russian-made missiles to attack Flight MH17, both Moscow and rebels are accusing Ukraine. Today, footage has emerged showing the BUK missile launcher that allegedly shot down the plane. In the footage, the missile launcher drives along a tree-lined road. The truck was said to be […]

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This Is What Happens When You Decriminalize Prostitution

This Is What Happens When You Decriminalize Prostitution

In 2003, Rhode Island decriminalized indoor prostitution – unintentionally. The state’s legislature made an amendment to a 1980 law, because the law was believed to outlaw some forms of consensual sex between adults. However, this modification created a legal loophole that wasn’t noticed until 2003 when a District Court judge interpreted the […]

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Detroit Residents Have “No Right To Free Water” As Shut-off Continues

As Detroit shuts off water service for tens of thousands of Detroit residents, scenes of mothers, children, the sick and low-income workers deprived of water have provoked outrage and generated national and international attention. Since 2013, the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department has been turning off water on customers that have fallen […]

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Innocent Man Dies After NYPD Cop Puts Him In A Chokehold (VIDEO)

Innocent Man Dies After NYPD Cop Puts Him In A Chokehold (VIDEO)

On Thursday, a 400-pound Staten Island man died after being put in a chokehold by an NYPD police officer while other officers appeared to slam his head into the sidewalk, as the video above shows. Eric Garner, 43, was being harassed by the officers in front of a Tompkinsville beauty supply […]

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Final Facebook Post of MH17 Passenger Goes Viral After Crash

Final Facebook Post of MH17 Passenger Goes Viral After Crash

Just hours before Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crashed over Ukraine on Thursday, a passenger on the plane made an eerie reference to the missing Malaysian Airlines MH370 that mysteriously disappeared in March. Flight MH17 passenger Cor Pan posted a photo of the plane he was boarding onto his Facebook page, with a caption […]

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Todd Akin Claims Some Of His Staff Were ‘Conceived In Rape’

Todd Akin Claims Some Of His Staff Were ‘Conceived In Rape’

In an interview with MSNBC on Thursday, Todd Akin admitted that he ‘misspoke some words’ in regards to his infamous 2012 comments on rape, however he said both parties were to blame for politicizing them. The 2012 Missouri Republican Senate nominee made sure everyone was criticized for politicizing his controversial statements, […]

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Reporter Blames “Lack Of Black Fathers” For Police Distrust (VIDEO)

Reporter Blames “Lack Of Black Fathers” For Police Distrust (VIDEO)

News 12’s Sean Bergin has recently sparked outrage after he made comments on-air suggesting that the “lack of black fathers” was to blame for the “anti-cop” mentality spreading throughout inner-city neighborhoods in the United States. Bergin’s comments were made on Sunday as the freelance reporter was covering the fatal shooting of Melvin Santiago, a 23-year-old […]

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Breaking News: Malaysian Passenger Flight Believed To Be Shot Down Near Russian Border

Breaking News: Malaysian Passenger Flight Believed To Be Shot Down Near Russian Border

On Thursday, Malaysian passenger airliner with 295 people on board crashed near the Russian border, near Ukraine according to the Interfax news agency. Below is a video of the wreck: The Boeing 777 jet (flight MH-17) was on its way from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. According to the Interfax report, the plane […]

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