HowStuffWorks’ podcast version of ‘The Daily Show’ attacks the news

In February the launched , a podcast that recounts the previous day’s news. In about six months, put the show at 750,000 daily downloads, and rising. NPR launched in April, which is a similar show from a public institution, and it’s already bigger than ‘s. A quick look at the Apple Podcast app and you’ll…

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Russia-Financed Facebook Ads Had Diverse Targets

Russia-financed Facebook ads turned over to congressional panels show that Democratic strongholds like California, New York and Maryland were targeted along with the battleground states of Wisconsin and Michigan, according to a Republican official on the House Intelligence Committee. The broad range of issues addressed in the ads, including the Black Lives Matter movement, is prompting…

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Trump will talk tax reform in Pennsylvania speech

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Trump calls Facebook anti-Trump so it goes soft on him

Trump may have found a way to tie Facebook’s hands as it investigates Russian interference into the election. Without citing any evidence or even a reason, Donald Trump today declared that “Facebook was always anti-Trump”. That’s despite Trump’s campaign heavily relying on targeted Facebook ads during the election to rally citizens sympathetic to his brand…

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‘Zombie dogs’ roaming near Chicago are infected coyotes, police warn

Police are warning residents of a Chicago suburb to avoid helping “zombie dogs” because they are infected coyotes that could sicken other pets with the disease.  Hanover Park Police Department posted the warning on its Facebook page on Wednesday, saying the coyotes, usually nocturnal animals, are infected with sarcoptic mange that causes them to be…

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5 perfect things Jane Goodall told Reddit about hope, work, and Bigfoot.

On Sept. 13, Jane Goodall held a Reddit Ask Me Anything, or AMA, session. The question-and-answer session gave the internet a chance to pick the famous anthropologist’s brain. Goodall is a world-famous primatologist and conservationist, and her work with chimpanzees in Tanzania — not to mention her activism and remarkable common sense — has earned…

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Lena Waithe’s Emmys acceptance speech is the LGBTQ battle cry of 2017.

It happened. It really, really happened. Lena Waithe and Aziz Ansari took home the award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series for their work on “Master of None,” at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards. The duo won for the episode “Thanksgiving,” from the critically acclaimed Netflix series. Aziz Ansari (L) and Lena Waithe accept…

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I Love What? – Video

This baby talks quite well already, but not really.

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