Tag Archives: politics

  • SupPorter: Kickstarter for Nonprofits and Political Campaigns

    SupPorter: Kickstarter for Nonprofits and Political Campaigns

    ‘Sup Porter is the name of a hip hop themed 1930s screwball comedy throwback script I’m working on, but it appears that I’m going to have to find a new title, because a crowdfunding platform like Kickstarter for political campaigns and nonprofit organizations called SupPorter has launched. According to one of the site’s founders, part of the appeal of […]

  • Cuban Commercial Flights From the US Coming Back This Year

    Cuban Commercial Flights From the US Coming Back This Year

    Loosening restrictions on travel and trade between the United States and Cuba have reached another milestone, with the two nations signing an agreement to resume commercial air travel after a flight freeze of five decades. Now, Cuban commercial flights are scheduled to resume as soon as this fall. Airlines are currently competing for the best and […]

  • ‘The New Yorker’ Puts President Kanye West on Cover

    ‘The New Yorker’ Puts President Kanye West on Cover

    When Kanye West announced his intention to run for president in 2020 at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, a lot of people responded by laughing him off. But at least one serious journalistic institution is getting a head start against the competition by putting what a Kanye presidential victory might look like on the […]

  • The 25 Most Beautiful and Stylish Royal Women in the World

    The 25 Most Beautiful and Stylish Royal Women in the World

    Monarchies aren’t particularly popular forms of government in the vast majority of the modern world. Democracy is the latest thing. However, many countries that adopted democratic political institutions ages ago still have their monarchies—you know, for sentimental reasons. So there are actually a lot more kings, queens, princes, and princesses out there than you might […]

  • 25 Hilarious Barack Obama Gifs

    25 Hilarious Barack Obama Gifs

    I’m assuming that you get all of your news from Refined Guy. After all, why would you bother to read another site? As such, it’s my duty to inform you that there was an election last night, and Barack Obama won a second term as President of the United States. Regardless of how you feel […]

  • 11 Political Sex Scandals in USA History

    11 Political Sex Scandals in USA History

    Well, election season is officially upon us. Pretty soon Mitt Romney will choose his running mate, the Republicans will hold their convention, and the real mud–the nasty, mucky stuff—will start to fly. If we’re lucky, the election season will give us one or two good old fashioned political sex scandals. Maybe some ultraconservative Republican from […]