Weekend Roundup: U.S. Founders Entrusted Elites To Save Democracy From Itself

The word “democracy” does not appear in the U.S. Constitution. Nor in the Bill of Rights or the Declaration of Independence. That is because, as most Americans today would likely be surprised to discover, America’s Founding Fathers not only distrusted democracy but, based on their close reading of Greek and Roman history, were actually hostile to […]

These Jams From The Slam Dunk Contest Are Even Sicker In 360

They jumped, twirled and jammed Saturday until Glenn Robinson III of the Indiana Pacers emerged as the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest winner in New Orleans. Robinson sealed the victory over Derrick Jones Jr. of the Phoenix Suns in the final round by leaping over teammate Paul George, the Pacers’ mascot and a cheerleader for a […]

Knicks Owner Bans Charles Oakley From Arena, Steps Up Personal Attack

New York Knicks owner James Dolan fired a top security official and banned former player Charles Oakley from the team’s arena days after the ex-Knick was ejected from his seat and arrested.  In an ESPN radio interview on Friday, Dolan revealed that Oakley would be indefinitely blocked from Madison Square Garden after a brief argument […]

Cubs Fan Recovering From School Beating Gets Support From First Baseman

A Chicago Cubs player has joined in sending get-well wishes for a 12-year-old boy who was put in a coma after being beaten at school last week. First baseman Anthony Rizzo reached out to Henry Sembdner on Twitter Monday, three days after the young Cubs fan was assaulted at Kenyon Woods Middle School in South […]

From Atop The Government, Trump Takes Care Of ‘Friends’

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump was fond of telling anecdotes about anonymous “friends” of his to help illustrate his policy positions. There were his farmer friends, for example, struggling under the burden of regulations. And his manufacturer friends, who didn’t like paying corporate taxes. At the time, Trump’s stated desire to help these friends […]

Kurt Angle Pulled From Royal Rumble Weekend Booking! More Rumble Names Added!

Kurt Angle pulled from Royal Rumble weekend booking, more Rumble names added and more in this WrestleTalk News… The 5 Star Wrestling special will air on Spike UK (Freeview – 31, Sky – 160, Virgin – 154) on Saturday 28th January. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and […]