Urban Conservative

By Charles Romanelli | Proud Right Wingers who grew up in the city, not the country or the burbs.

North Korea accuses John McCain of 'blasphemy' for calling Kim Jong-un 'that crazy fat kid'

US Senator John McCain has sparked a war of words with North Korea after describing its dictator Kim Jong-un as a “crazy fat kid” in a TV interview.<p>Mr McCain’s assessment of Kim, 33, came just a few months after China blocked internet searches on the taboo subject “Kim Fatty the Third”, something …

This test is changing the way depression is treated

Many Americans suffer from depression at some point in their lives. The seriousness of the disease (untreated, it’s a top cause of suicides) is a …

Choice Hotels CEO: Why This 'Will Be a Monster Summer'

Cheap gas prices are good for summer vacationers, especially those taking road trips. That’s one of the reasons that Steve Joyce, CEO of Choice …

Researchers figured out the best way to convey sarcasm via text

I mean, it's not like the absence of nonverbal cues—a joking tone of voice, an eye-roll, a smile—could result in your reader taking you literally.<p>But you've made up your mind. Come what may, you refuse to deprive your friend or co-worker or podiatrist of your drollery.<p>Now what? Are there particular …