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Emerson College

The only comprehensive college or university in the US which is exclusively dedicated to the field of communication and the arts in the liberal arts context, Emerson College has come a long way from its founding status as a small oratory school. Its mission and focus has not changed since its...

The Absurdity of Exotic Pet Laws

The Absurdity of Exotic Pet Laws

Imagine buying a house, having kids and then learning of your neighbor's plans to start an exotic pet collection. And worse yet... you have no legal recourse against it. In some states there are literally no laws against owning exotic pets. And in some states, all it takes is a permit. In fact,...

50 Best Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

50 Best Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, humanitarian, activist, and leader of the African American civil rights movement. King is a prominent figure in American history and iconic for his words and actions in promoting civil rights within the United States and in many other countries....

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Bp Declines Invitation to Three Day Oil Spill Hearings With Top U.s. Officials.

BP declines invitation to three day oil spill hearings with top U.S. Officials.  Mississippi state House Speaker Billy McCoy and Lt. Governor Phil Bryant created the Mississippi House of Representatives Select Committee on the Gulf Coast Disaster in May 2010.  The mission of the Committee...

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Duke University

Duke University traces its beginnings to Trinity College, a school founded in 1838 in neighboring Randolph County by Methodist and Quaker communities. The school transferred to Durham in 1892. In 1924, tobacco industrialist and well-known philanthropist James Buchanan Duke, through his family’s...

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Kornheiser Suspended for on Air Comments

Tony Kornheiser has been suspended for on air comments directed at CBS's Hannah Storm. Kornheiser hosts ESPN's "Pardon the Interruption." Last Friday, Kornheiser exchanged his sports commenting for fashion comments involving an on air criticism of Storm's attire. Kornheiser rendered Storm's...

The 8 Most Heroic Dogs in History

The 8 Most Heroic Dogs in History

Dogs are unique among non-human animals in that there is a long and storied history of dogs performing heroic, self-sacrificial acts for their human comrades. Below, we've put together a list of the eight most heroic dogs of all time. 8) Guinefort, the Saint of Infants A select few people have...

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Kate Bosselin Botox Picture: Botched Injections

A photo of Kate Gosselin sporting mega arched eyebrows points to a botched botox job, as plastic surgeons weigh in on what went wrong. Kate Gosselin, who had a tummy tuck to repair the damage done by carrying all those children, and recently got hair extensions to tame her signature short hairdo,...

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Joe Biden Attacks Cheney and Voices Terrorist Fear

In a recent interview on CBS' "Early Show," Harry Smith covered many issues with Vice President Joe Biden. In the interview, Biden attacked Dick Cheney's inadaquacies and opened up about his personal fears regarding terrorists. Biden also promised a brighter financial future in the United States...

7 Reasons Why Super Bowl XLIII Is an Instant Classic

7 Reasons Why Super Bowl XLIII Is an Instant Classic

Super Bowl XLIII is a lock for classic game status. Is it better than last year's big game? Probably not. It's hard to beat the ultimate David and Goliath game between the perfect Patriots and underdog Giants. That Super Bowl was close throughout and it ended up being one of the biggest upsets...