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GOP congressman said blacks have 'entitlement mentality' and view themselves as victims

<b>(CNN) —</b> Republican Rep. Jason Lewis has a long history of racist rhetoric about African-Americans, pushing claims of a "racial war" by blacks on whites and arguing that violence regularly occurs at black gatherings. He also frequently claimed that black people have an "entitlement mentality" and …

Black Culture

This Paver Patio Base Will Save Your Back

Plastic panels eliminate TONS of labor.<p><b>Pavers:</b> The top layer will be the pavers of your choice.<p><b>Paver Base Panel:</b> Lightweight panels spread the load …

Landscaping

The Grim Story of Hells Angels Killing a Black Teen at a Rolling Stones Concert

The unhinged free show put a lid on the freewheeling 60s, but the racial dimension to the bloodshed is inescapable.<p>On December 6, 1969, Meredith Hunter, an 18-year-old African American man, was stabbed to death at what was billed as "Woodstock West," a free Rolling Stones concert at the Altamont …

The 20 Most Annoying Songs Ever

If you don't want to spend the rest of the week humming "We Built This City," "Who Let the Dogs Out," or "Wannabe," stop reading this article right …

56 Brilliant Woodworking Tips for Beginners

Woodworking is a blast, but it can be intimidating for beginners. Luckily, our readers and editors love passing along their go-to tips.<p>Clamping up …

The incredible shrinking presidency of Donald Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> In the past 7 days, President Trump has attacked the following people -- and institutions -- on Twitter:<p>* LaVar Ball<p>* LiAngelo Ball<p>* Cody Riley<p>* Jalen Hill<p>* Marshawn Lynch<p>* Jeff Flake<p>* Hillary Clinton<p>* Al Franken<p>* The New York Times<p>* CNN<p>Three of those people are college freshmen at UCLA. …

Donald Trump

Marilyn Manson on Getting Inked With Johnny Depp, Beef With Justin Bieber & His Fiery New Album

Marilyn Manson is in physical pain.<p>This isn’t the admission of vulnerability that one would expect from the self-proclaimed “Antichrist Superstar,” …

Paris deal foes to attend Trump's climate announcement

President Donald Trump will be joined at the White House today by some of the most ardent foes of the Paris climate accord, in yet another indication that he plans to announce the U.S. is withdrawing from the deal.<p>The audience for the 3 p.m. Rose Garden event will include Thomas Pyle, president of …

6 Quick Papercraft Gifts for Your Valentine

Valentines Day is tomorrow! Hand made valentine gifts are always more meaningful and better received than something store bought, so why not make something? Yes, you have less than 24 hours to do it, but that shouldn’t stop you.<p>Whenever I need something impressive in a rush, I look to origami and …

China, Russia condemn North Korea's missile launch

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> China has voiced opposition to North Korea's test of a reported new ballistic missile more than 24 hours after reports of the launch emerged.<p>But the country shrugged off suggestions it should be doing more to intervene in the rogue state's military affairs, pinning the test down …

North Korea

United Pilot Removed From Plane After Bizarre Rant About Donald Trump and Her Divorce

<i>This article has been updated to reflect comment from United Airlines.</i><p>A United Airlines pilot was replaced before takeoff on Saturday after she went …

Mesmerizing GIFs Illustrate the Art of Traditional Japanese Wood Joinery — All Done Without Screws, Nails, or Glue

Traditional Japanese carpentry, whether used to build a dinner table or the entire house containing it, doesn't use screws, nails, adhesives, or any …

How a KGB Assassin Used the Death of His Child to Defect

Bogdan Stashinsky was forced to work for the KGB against his will and became one of the most wanted assassins in the world. This is the story of how he put it all on the line to escape.<p>Shortly before 5 a.m. on August 10, 1961, Bogdan Stashinsky was waiting near his apartment building in Moscow to …

Wrap Presents in a Flash Using This Japanese Department Store Technique

After hunting down the right holiday gifts for everyone (hopefully by using our helpful guides), it's time to lock yourself in a room and start …

How a Ragtag Gang of Retirees Pulled Off the Biggest Jewel Heist in British History

The police and public gasped at the audacity of the Great Hatton Garden heist of 2015, where millions in cash and jewels were taken from an underground vault in London’s diamond district. Mark Seal investigates the unorthodox daring of the perpetrators—and the high-tech investigation that snared …

The Emerging Fetish of Laying Alien Eggs Inside Yourself

The Ovipositor lays gelatin eggs in the body cavity of your choice. Fans say the sensation of mushy extraterrestrial ovum slopping out of them is a real treat.<p>Recently, while on the internet looking at weird sex things, I came upon the gushing testimony of a young woman who had just discovered …

A two-horse race for the NFL in L.A.

SCHAUMBERG, Ill. -- NFL owners assembled in the deep suburbs of Chicago on Tuesday to hear an update on their next biggest project -- figuring out …

June 2015

Media Matters: O’Reilly lied about Florida suicide

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly has repeatedly lied about being present at the suicide of Lee Harvey Oswald associate George S. de Mohrenschildt, the left-leaning watchdog group Media Matters alleged in a new report on Tuesday.<p>In his book “Killing Kennedy” and in several other appearances, O’Reilly has …

​How the FBI Busted Someone Trying to Buy the Deadly Poison from 'Breaking Bad'

Cheng Le got busted by a narc operating on the dark web.<p>"Anyways, this might sound blunt but do you sell ricin? I was just searching for it and several of your custom listings popped up."<p>With those words, Cheng Le fell right into a law enforcement trap. In mid 2014, an FBI agent had taken on an …

There's a Mural of a Superhero Gang Bang in a Hospital

The fresco of the Flash, Batman, Superman, and Superwoman having sex with Wonder Woman caused a scandal after being on the wall for 14 years.<p>A fresco depicting four superheroes committing what has been interpreted as a gang rape is currently the subject of a huge scandal in France. The mural—which …

A Short History of the Controversies and Violence That Have Dogged ‘Charlie Hebdo’

The French newspaper that was the victim of a horrific terrorist attack today has been sued, threatened, and even bombed for publishing drawings of Muhammad.<p>This morning, in the 11th arrondissement of Paris, a trio of gunmen attacked the headquarters of the left-wing satirical weekly newspaper</i> …

5 Surprising Things That Are Secretly Making You Fat

It's no secret that the Western world is getting fatter. We're all seemingly hell-bent on expanding until we inevitably merge into one humongous …

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