Articles written by Melissa Stusinski

Stephen Colbert Devotes Entire Show To #CancelColbert Controversy

Stephen Colbert devoted an entire show to the #CancelColbert controversy on Monday night in an attempt to put to rest questions about whether or not he is racist. The controversy began last week when the official Colbert Report Twitter account tweeted out a message that read, “I am willing to show #Asian community I care […]

TV Helicopter Crashes In Downtown Seattle [Breaking]

A TV helicopter jointly owned by KOMO and KING5 crashed in downtown Seattle on Tuesday morning, killing two people and injuring a third. The accident happened around 7:30 am local time and sent clouds of black smoke billowing over rush hour traffic. The Seattle Fire Department rushed to the scene and put the flames out […]

William Shatner Quits Twitter, Rejoins The Same Day

William Shatner quit Twitter on Wednesday, but don’t worry, he promptly rejoined and apologized to fans for the decision. Shatner, most famous for his time as Captain James T. Kirk in Star Trek, has 1.79 million Twitter followers, and he is known for his knowledge of world days, including National Baked Scallops Day (May 11). […]

Sen. John McCain Tweets Against Arizona’s Anti-LGBT Bill

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) tweeted out against Arizona’s anti-LGBT bill on Monday morning, writing that he hopes Gov. Jan Brewer will veto the legislation. McCain was joined by fellow Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake, who echoed his call for Brewer to veto the bill, SB 1062. The legislation would allow businesses to deny service to LGBT […]

Actor Harold Ramis Dies At 69 [Twitter Reacts]

Harold Ramis, one of Hollywood’s most successful comedy filmmakers, died on Monday morning at the age of 69. Ramis, who was famous for films like Groundhog Day, Ghostbusters, and Analyze This, passed away from complications of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis. Ramis’ health problems started in May 2010 when he struggled with an infection that ledto complications […]

Danica Patrick Is First NASCAR Driver With 1 Million Twitter Followers

Danica Patrick is the first NASCAR driver to have more than one million Twitter followers. She hit the mark in the days leading up to Sunday’s season-opening Daytona 500, though Twitter newbie Dale Jr. could catch up quickly. Before the race, Patrick told the Associated Press, “It just shows what incredible and loyal fans I […]

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Joins Twitter After Daytona 500 Win

Dale Earnhardt Jr. joined Twitter on Sunday night after he won the rain-delayed Daytona 500, fulfilling a promise he gave to former Dale Earnhardt Inc. teammate Michael Waltrip. It’s only fitting that his first tweet was a selfie he took in Victory Lane with the the trophy awarded to the champion of the Great American […]

Kiev’s Independence Square Before-And-After Photo Goes Viral

A before-and-after photo of Kiev’s Independence Square went viral on Wednesday amid continued clashed between police forces and protesters. The photo showed up on reddit and other social media sites. At least 26 people were reported dead and hundreds of others were injured since Tuesday. The two sides agreed to a truce late Wednesday after […]