California moves to block use of rap lyrics as incriminating evidence in court

California Governor Gavin NewsomPhoto: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Accompanied (virtually) by rappers Killer Mike, Meek MillToo $hort, Ty Dolla $ign, YG, E-40, spirit Tyga, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a new bill into law todaycurtailing the use of rap lyrics as evidence in criminal cases in the state. That’s in contravention of a pretty standard … Read more

New York Attorney General Sues Trump Family For Business Fraud

New York’s Attorney General filed a lawsuit accusing former President Donald Trump and three of his grown children of flagrantly manipulating property valuations to deceive lenders and to reduce their tax liability. What do you do you think? “I wish I had taken more time to commit tax fraud with my dad before he passed … Read more

Black Billionaire Club: Crazy Rich Nigerians

Photo: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP (Getty Images) News that Stephen Curry could be closing in on a $1 trillion deal made a lot of Black people around the country smile. Oftentimes when people think about some of the richest Black people in the world though, we only think about people in the United States. But plenty … Read more

Climate-Conscious Drake, Kylie Jenner, Elon Musk Cram Into Shared Celebrity Megabus

LOS ANGELES—Pledging to cut down on fossil fuels in any way they could, a climate-conscious Drake, Kylie Jenner, and Elon Musk were spotted Friday cramming into a celebrity Megabus. “Before, I’d probably fly private between New York and LA, but now, I’d much rather take a Megabus for a 45-hour, 3,000-mile trip across the country,” … Read more

Legal Experts Weigh In On Mar-A-Lago Special Master Ruling

“Who do these people think they are taking credit for undermining the Justice Department? That was all me, but they’ll never tell you that.” Read more…

Steve Bannon Arraigned On Public Indecency Charges For Going Around Looking Like That

NEW YORK—Faced with felony charges from the Manhattan district attorney’s office, former Trump advisor Steve Bannon was arraigned on multiple counts of public indecency Friday for going around looking like that, according to court records. “Your honor, as you can plainly see, it breaches the limits of human decency for this man to appear in … Read more

Timeline Of The DOJ’s Investigation Into Mar-A-Lago

Wed Aug. 8, 2022, the FBI raided Donald Trump’s residence in search of documents he had illegally taken from the White House after his presidency. The following timeline details both the lead up to and fallout from the Justice Department’s dramatic investigation of Mar-a-Lago.

Jeff Bezos Tweets About Eating McDonalds

Jeff Bezos can eat a McDonald’s hamburger with nostalgia, although the rest of us have a hard time stomaching him.Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer (Getty Images) Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is the McDonald’s hamburger of humanity—an obscenely dry, flat thing that hides its own curious nature with aslathering of condiments and toppings. Both man and burger represent … Read more

Trump Claims Seized Classified Documents Had Been In His Family For Generations

PALM BEACH, FL—Stating he was “absolutely sickened” over the loss of “such precious heirlooms,” former President Donald Trump claimed Friday that the classified documents seized in an FBI raid had been in his family for generations. “My father inherited these documents from his father, who brought them with him to the US on his voyage … Read more

Liz Cheney Loses Primary To Trump-Backed Opponent

Liz Cheney, a fierce critic of Donald Trump, has been defeated in her bid for reelection by a rival backed by the former president, strengthening Trump’s grip on the Republican party. What do you do you think? “I’ll always rememberis here as the Republican who sacrificed her career for nothing.” Ari Cooper, Donut Holer “It’s … Read more