SNAP Cuts Divide Twitter, Users Enraged On Both Sides [Twitter Reacts]

A House vote for SNAP cuts was lambasted by many Twitter users today, many of whom tweeted under the hashtag #SaveSNAP to protest an initiative that will plunge millions of Americans into food insecurity. The hashtag #SNAP was also trending in support of preserving the program fully called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, but often […]

Reddit Tries To Figure Out Obamacare, Handles Debate Better Than Congress

Something interesting is happening on reddit right now (no, not Pirate Day). At r/explainlikeimfive, redditors have been trying to figure out Obamacare for the last six hours. Members are debating both persuasively and germanely, and to be honest, they’re conducting themselves with far more honor than those knuckleheads up on Capitol Hill ever do. With […]

Hiroshi Yamauchi Mourned On Twitter

Hiroshi Yamauchi, the former president of Nintendo Co LTD, passed away today from pneumonia at the age of 85. Yamauchi helped transform Nintendo, which was founded in 1889 as a playing card company, into the video game juggernaut it is today. RIP Hiroshi Yamauchi, the man who transformed Nintendo from a trading card company to […]

Hurricane Manuel Hits Mexico, Devastation Caught On Twitter And Instagram

Hurricane Manuel has buried homes along Mexico’s Pacific Coast and dozens of people are missing after landslides ravaged the area. At least 58 people have been reported missing in the municipality of Atoyac de Alvarez. Speaking to CNNMexico the mayor of Atoyac, a town located 50 miles west of Acapulco, revealed that 15 bodies have […]

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Talks National Security, Immigration And ‘Super-Grounded’ Wife

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg took part in a question and answers session for a Newseum crowd on Wednesday. The billionaire social network investor talked to the crowd about national security, immigration issues, and even about his “super-grounded” wife Priscilla Chen, Speaking for an hour with interviewer James Bennet of The Atlantic Zuckerberg opened […]

Ottawa Train Crash Levels Double Decker Bus [Twitter Pics]

An Ottawa train crash in Canada has leveled a double decker bus at Fallowfield Road and Woodroffe Avenue. Multiple people died in the crash according to fire department spokesperson Marc Messier. News agencies and citizen journalists showed up on the scene of the accident and posted photos of the destroyed bus to their Twitter accounts. […]

GOP Uses Free Willy Poster, Gets Bitch Slapped By Jesse

Jason James Richter, the actor who played Jesse in the hit movie Free Willy is not happy. The actors movie poster was recently used for a GOP attack campaign against ObamaCare. Earlier this week Republican Congressman Tim Griffin of Arkansas posted a remixed version of the poster with the words “Free America From ObamaCare.” At […]

Seaside Park Fire Destroys Jersey Shore Boardwalk [Photos]

The Jersey Shore has spent the last year rebuilding after the destruction of Hurricane Sandy. And just as they were getting things back to normal, a massive fire in Seaside Heights has destroyed much of the Jersey Shore boardwalk. #BREAKING: Massive fire destroys 80% of #JerseyShore‘s boardwalk In Seaside Heights. Boardwalk was just rebuilt after […]