The nasty atrocities of the War of 1812

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3056824" align="aligncenter" width="600"] British burning White House during War of 1812[/caption] The French Revolution had left that country in chaos. Twenty-six-year-old Napoleon fired cannons down the streets more…

Egos get bigger after meditation, yoga

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (QUARTZ) -- According to Buddhist teaching, the self is an illusion. The religion preaches a fundamentally selfless worldview, encouraging followers to renounce individual desires and distance themselves from more…

Prof: Google algorithms 'privilege whiteness'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUS REFORM) -- A University of Southern California professor argues in a new book that Google’s search algorithms “privilege whiteness” and “discriminate against people of color,” a claim more…

Party dips can give you herpes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY MAIL) -- It's not a party unless there are some chips and dip on the table, but these tasty nibbles could be hiding some very dangerous bacteria, more…

The forgotten carnage of the Revolutionary War

by Bill Federer -- "Don't shoot until you see the whites of their eyes!" commanded Colonel William Prescott, repeating the order of General Israel Putnam, June 17, 1775. Colonel William Prescott's men more…