The Bane of Our Existence

(Washington, DC — January 21, 2017) – The Republican Party got caught with its pants down – or, at least, Melania Trump’s pants – during the Republican National Convention, thanks to her acts of plagiarism. It looks like Republicans have learned nothing from that scandal. Melaniagate began on July 19 in Cleveland (temporarily known as…

A Plagiarist Calls out the Husband of a Plagiarist

(Atlanta, GA — August 1, 2016) – The campaign staff for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (R-NY) find themselves embroiled in another plagiarism-related controversy. But this time, it’s not due to anything any of his supporters or family members said or did. The campaign has yet to fully recover from Melaniagate, the scandal in which…

Melaniagate Scandal Dominates Day One Plus of RNC Convention

(July 19, 2016 — Nuremberg (formerly known as Cleveland), OH) – Opening night at the Republican National Convention was supposed to provide the country with a unified, error-free introduction to Donald Trump (R-NY), the man who would be POTUS. Following his current spouse’s speech, that concept was shot to hell. Melania Trump – the third…

Birthday Wishes: William Shakespeare

(Stratford-upon-Avon, England — April 23, 2015) – William Shakespeare quietly celebrated his 451st birthday today. As announced last year, the Folger Shakespeare Library is still planning on publishing a new Shakespeare book – containing an updated history of The Bard plus a one-act Shakespeare-like play – but the details are still being worked out, according…

Brian Williams Under Fire for Iraq Attack Story

(New York, NY — February 4, 2015) – Brian Williams of NBC News has officially joined the litany of journalists and politicians that lied before him. Sadly, it took 12 years to bring the issue to light. Williams, anchor for the NBC Evening News since 2004, admitted yesterday that his spectacular story from the American…