My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

NPR reporter apologizes after being called out for ‘diversity’ gaffe

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http://twitter.com/#!/monaeltahawy/status/485954462071390208 Somebody on the education beat at NPR stirred up a hornet’s nest. http://twitter.com/#!/npr_ed/status/484365208983318528 Ouch. This isn’t going to end well for someone. NPR doesn’t tolerate straying beyond the boundaries of political correctness. Just ask Juan Williams. http://twitter.com/#!/Ana_ExAFLCIO/status/485955653958377472 http://twitter.com/#!/Ana_R_Quintana/status/485957412856561664 http://twitter.com/#!/aaronleaf/status/485955197999775744 Something other than a “white guy” most likely. http://twitter.com/#!/LookMaICanWrite/status/485953625886175232 Probably a good guess. Either way, someone is […]

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How These 15 Kids Freaked Out Their Babysitters Is Insane. #4 Will Haunt My Dreams Forever.

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Children are often used in horror movies as a way to shock audiences.  They may turn into a monster, or tell a scary story, but no matter what, they always leave the biggest impressions on your (future) nightmares. What if instead of a movie though, the kids we see everyday started to tell us things that […]

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Canine Companions Show Us All What True Love Looks Like. Amazing.

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When two dogs got themselves into a dangerous situation, they proved that dogs DO love unconditionally – even for other dogs. These two dogs were in China’s Hunan province when one accidentally fell into a hole inside of an alley. Her companion proved just how loyal and loving dogs can be. After his companion fell […]

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Rut-roh, Obama: Hollywood pushing for defeat of Amendment One in N.C.

http://twitter.com/#!/TheMandyMoore/status/199860905247375360 Both North Carolina and Amendment 1 are trending this morning, as North Carolinians head to the polls today. At issue is Amendment 1, which would amend the state constitution to define marriage as between one man and one woman. You know, President Obama’s position. Hollywood is weighing in against Amendment One; guess their positions […]

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Palin says illegal immigrants given gift baskets; April fools?

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The big secret that Sarah Palin was going to endorse Donald Trump in Iowa turned out to be notmuch of a secret. Palin made the announcement in January, and “moderately conservative”Washington Post columnist Kathleen Parker quickly declared her “insane” via a Twitter hashtag. To many, though, her endorsementwas a shock. Palin was an ardent supporter […]

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Dan Bongino is ‘tired of this war on women crap’

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http://twitter.com/#!/greensteel23/status/527623582864523265 Freshman congressman John Delaney (D-MD) recently went negative on his challenger Dan Bongino with hackneyed cliche’s including accusing Dan of being part of the “war on women.” We suppose that’s what happens when you have no accomplishments to run on. Dan responded via social media in his usual style. I'm tired of this war […]

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We Bet You Didn’t Know These 20 Weird Facts About Some of Your Favorite Horror Movies

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Since Halloween is almost upon us, it’s time to revisit those horror classics that terrified us as children. Even if they don’t scare you as an adult, they’re still fun to watch. But like all movies, a lot of behind-the-scenes stuff went on that you would never know about if it wasn’t for lists like these. […]

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New York Daily News shames members of pro-death party

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We’re not sure why the New York Daily News insists on tweeting previews of the next day’s front page, unless the idea is to send people on a desperate search for a paper copy in the morning to make sureit wasn’t some awful dream. Knowing that reporters from the Boston Globe volunteered to deliver the […]

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Obama to hold town hall on guns with Kathy Griffin sidekick

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The White House announced this morning that President Obama will sit down with CNN’s Anderson Cooper on Thursday for a one-hour long town hall event to discuss “reducing gun violence in America.” This is the same Anderson Cooper who was just spray-tanned by Kathy Griffin during CNN’s New Year’s Eve coverage: Gravitas. It’s weird that […]

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These Muslims Are Showing Solidarity With Christians By Celebrating Lent

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Muslims are joining Christians by giving up their favourite things for the next 40 days. 1. Lent is a time for Christians to refrain from vices and guilty pleasures in the run-up to Easter, and this year Muslims all over the world are joining them to promote interfaith solidarity. View this image › @eidpraylove 3. […]

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