Category Archives: General

David Kernell Guilty

David Kernell, a former University of Tennessee student, has been found guilty of two charges, including obstruction of justice, relating to his successful hacking attempt of then presidential nominee John McCain’s running mate Sarah Palin’s e-mail account. The leak caused quite a stur after it was discovered that Palin, the former governor of Alaska, was… Read More »

Baskin Robbins Helps Out Firefighters

Ice cream giant Baskin Robbins held a special promotion tonight where patrons could get a scoop of delicious ice cream for only $.31. According to the official Baskin Robins website, proceeds from this 31 Cent Scoop Night event went towards helping firefighters. A foundation that is associated with the company will be donating $100,000 to… Read More »

Oil Rig Explosion – Environmental Damage Feared

An oil rig that exploded off the shore of Louisiana Tuesday night causing several fatalities sunk Thursday, raising concern that the environmental fallout could be much worse than initially predicted. Experts now fear that more than 300,000 gallons of crude oil may flow into the oceans surrounding the Mississippi and Louisiana coastlines for days to… Read More »

Toyota to Pay $16M Fine

Japanese automaker Toyota has announced that it will pay the $16.4 million dollar fine imposed on the company by the Obama administration earlier this month. Officials assessed the penalty on the automaker after they found it engaged in deceptive and evasive tactics in handling reports of unintended acceleration among American consumers. The company was accused… Read More »

Volcanic Eruption Stalls Air Travel

A volcanic eruption that occurred in Iceland on Wednesday continues to interfere with international air travel as it continues to send smoke into the atmosphere, drastically reducing flying visibility. As of yesterday, nearly 200 flights in and out of Europe were canceled due to the plume of smoke. Officials can offer fliers very little in… Read More »

Ashley Dupre Playboy Pictures

Most of you can probably recall the controversy surrounding former New York governor Eliot Spitzer, who after being exposed of hiring prostitutes for extra curricular entertainment resigned from his position. People are waiting in anticipation as the latest edition of Playboy hits store shelves, which features none other than the call girl which Eliot Spitzer… Read More »