Entries by Wes Yahola

Dumbasses Forever!

The Internet has discovered the identity of the man who was kicked out of a New York restaurant this week after going on a racist rant about two women speaking Spanish. That man is lawyer Aaron Schlossberg. As it usually does, the Internet gave Schlossberg his comeuppance by peppering his law firm with one-star Yelp […]

Homeless man jailed after trying to eat at Burger King

  BOSTON (AP) — Emory Ellis, a black homeless man in Boston, was hungry so he went to Burger King one morning in 2015. But instead of breakfast, Ellis got a ride to the police station and more than three months in jail after he was wrongfully accused of using counterfeit cash, he says. Now […]

Bumper Songs for Friday, May 18

Today’s 5:45 Theme Songs: Carpenters: (They Long to Be) Close to You; Lita Ford with Ozzy Osbourne: Close My Eyes Forever; The Police: Don’t Stand So Close to Me; The Doobie Brothers: One Step Closer; Charlie Rich: Behind Closed Doors; Rush: Closer to the Heart; Grand Funk Railroad: I’m You Captain/Closer to Home – Van Morrison: […]

The Best Answers To Questions On Reddit

By​ Šarūnė Mac – Bored Panda (which has more) Humans are curious creatures and sometimes have more questions than answers. Over the centuries, however, we’ve accumulated quite a bit of knowledge. So if someone needs a quick fix of information, they can always open the Bible or an encyclopedia. Or reddit. More and more people […]

Paul Simon: The Life by Robert Hilburn

A publishing event from music legend Paul Simon: an intimate, candid, and definitive biography written with Simon’s full participation—but without his editorial control—by acclaimed biographer and music writer Robert Hilburn. For more than fifty years, Paul Simon has spoken to us in songs about alienation, doubt, resilience, and empathy in ways that have established him […]