Why I Switched My Position on the Death Penalty

Arkansas executed two murderers, the first double execution in 17 years. Should the death penalty be abolished?

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Does Hillary Clinton still have a chance of becoming president? Technically, yes. Terry Blastenbrei explains how the law allows the electoral college to change election votes and oust Donald Trump.

Why Increasing the Smoking Age Won’t Do Anything

  New Jersey’s legislature recently passed a bill that would raise the legal smoking age to 21. More specifically, no one under 21 can purchase tobacco products (including e-cigarettes). Many anti-smoking groups believe this will help reduce underage smoking, and therefore, the number of adult regular smokers. It won’t. The idea behind increasing the purchasing…

(fill in the blank) Until Proven (fill in the blank)

Which word goes first: “innocent” or “guilty?” According to the court of law, “innocent until proven guilty” is the law of the land. According to the court of public opinion (i.e. idiots), the opposite yields true. And no one knows that better than Cards Against Humanity creator Max Temkin. A few months ago, news came…

The Police State

  Nobody hates cause-heads more than I do. Feminists, anarchists, hippies, Black Panthers, liberals, conservatives, pacifists, capitalists, communists. Any time someone defines themselves through a certain cause, I immediately loathe them. So why did I find myself among protesters last night? Because the situation in Ferguson, Missouri is not a cause, not an ideal and…

DWAI: Sober DUIs

FUN FACT: you can be charged for a crime that technically isn’t a crime, but technically is. What does that even mean? Here’s an example that involves a sober person getting a DWI: Earlier this week, two double-decker buses crashed into each other in New York City*. One bus struck another that was parked. Fourteen…