Locals Beg Billionaire To Save Their Nuclear Power Plants

Energy | Andrew Follett
Nuclear power plant Temelin (Shutterstock/Nobor)

‘A simple ask with significant impacts’

Congress Mulls Allowing Online Food Stamp Purchases

US | Thomas Phippen
Protesters hold replicas of food stamps (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘It’s amazing that in the 21st century you still can’t use SNAP benefits online’

Chicago Gets Serious About Sky-High Murder Rate By Banning WESTERN COWGIRL PLAYSET, Other Toys

US | Eric Owens
Getty Images/John Gress, Amazon screenshots

Banned, hot pink ensemble includes ‘everything a kid needs to be a ‘real’ Western cowgirl!’

SpaceX Just Nailed Another Rocket Landing

Tech | Andrew Follett
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014. Space Exploration Technologies announced April 27, 2016, it will send uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, a first step in company founder Elon Musk's goal to fly people to another planet. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

SpaceX plans to launch nine more Falcon 9 rockets this year

The Wonderful-Whimsical Imagination of Free Press’ Timothy Karr

Opinion | Nick R. Brown

In what has become a sound board for Free Press, Huffington Post published an attack piece this past weekend by Timothy Karr. Karr is the front man for SaveTheInternet.com, a site run by Free Press. The site has been a continuous emotional response to the issue of Net Neutrality for the last several years, a complete and full introspective of grand potential disaster scenarios for the future of the Internet, and short on data. Karr is to Net Neutrality what Al Gore is to man-made global warming. Essentially, without the strong hand of the all knowing government, the Internet as we know it is doomed.