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New Hoax Has Apple Users Putting Devices in Microwave to Charge Batteries | Truth Revolt

The new is called the “Wave” and it allows an individual who has upgraded their device to IOS 8, to charge their device in a microwave.  Yes, this is a serious hoax and this is how it works.

It’s not a new hoax at all, it’s been around for months, but it is re-purposed because of iOS 8 coming out.

Apple’s Devious U2 Album Giveaway Is Even Worse Than Spam | WIRED

Last week, Apple gave us all a gift called Songs of Innocence. On Monday, it released instructions on how to give that gift back.

Critics to airstrikes emerging on Capitol Hill –

As the Pentagon launched a barrage of into late Monday, Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Virginia, who was an early backer of President Obama’s first presidential campaign and his hand-picked chairman to run the Democratic National Committee, says he is concerned about presidential military action into without congressional authorization.

2012: Joe Biden slams Mitt Romney for… being right about Iraq, Syria, and Russia. | RedState

I honestly and truly do not like to tell people that the best thing that they can do for the Republic is not to vote. But…

Russia Considers Joining the Fight Against ISIS

Russian leaders are sending mixed messages about their take on the United States’ airstrikes in Syria. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov insisted to Secretary of State John Kerry that the United States must respect Syria’s sovereignty after President Barack Obama announced the United States would conduct airstrikes against the Islamic State. Yet, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia may join the fight against the jihadist group.

Police: Most in assault video ID’d; 2 jailed elsewhere

Springfield turned to to try to solve an assault in August near a downtown club, a beating that was videotaped.

Woodruff HS Students Made To Remove American Flags From Vehicles –

7 On Your Side was contacted by several upset parents who say Woodruff High School students were made to take down American flags from their vehicles on September 11.

Get College Credit For Going Socialist … And Recruiting Others | Truth Revolt

“Sick of politics as usual? Questioning capitalism? You are not alone! … We are currently looking for young, motivated democratic socialists to organize and lead active Young Democratic Socialists chapters at their colleges and universities,” the email stated.

The Ivy League’s 13 Most Daffy Liberal College Courses | The Daily Caller

New England’s eight Ivy League colleges offer a slew of blatantly biased classes to educate America’s gullible best and brightest. From bashing Christianity and organized religion to preaching the hazards of capitalism, these fancypants schools have it all.

Ranking of Public Universities’ Most Liberal Courses | The Daily Caller

Public universities across America are dumping taxpayer cash into offering shockingly leftist coursework. That’s not news. Here, though, The Daily Caller identifies the public universities (and the classes on offer) which are most ridiculously squandering the public’s money to indoctrinate the next generation of liberal chumps.

Why You Can’t Keep Your Plan Under Obamacare, in 3 Minutes

In 2009, President Obama repeatedly told the American people, “If you like the plan your health care plan, you’ll be able to keep your health care plan, period.” However, implementation of the Affordable Care Act, popularly known as , quickly led to the debunking of the president’s claim.

Study: Pre-Obamacare Health Insurance Was Better Quality Than Exchange Plans | The Daily Caller

Individual health insurance policies were of higher quality in 2013, before Obamacare regulations hit, than the offerings on health-care exchanges this year, according to a study released Monday.

US Census Data: Uninsured Rate…Increased in 2014? – Guy Benson

Wait, what? We’ve expressed a healthy skepticism of the administration’s “official” enrollment numbers, and for good reason — but even I must admit to being a bit flummoxed by the United States Census Bureau’s new findings that America’s uninsured population increased in 2014 over 2013.  That data, via Phil Kerpen:

It is cyclists who need to check their privilege | RedState

My first reaction to this post someone actually wrote and published was that the title – What My Bike Has Taught Me About – is so ridiculous in its intersection of two groups of online jerks, that it can’t possibly be real.

What My Bike Has Taught Me About White Privilege | A Little More Sauce

The phrase “white privilege” is one that rubs a lot of white people the wrong way. It can trigger something in them that shuts down conversation or at least makes them very defensive. (Especially those who grew up relatively less privileged than other folks around them). And I’ve seen more than once where this happens and the next move in the conversation is for the person who brought up white privilege to say, “The reason you’re getting defensive is because you’re feeling the discomfort of having your privilege exposed.”