Paddock Girlfriend Says He Was Quiet Man: The girlfriend of the Las Vegas shooter says that she knew Stephen Paddock as a kind, caring, quiet man. Ever notice how often people describe mass murderers as “a quiet man?” So folks, next time your noisy neighbor gets a bit loud, don’t complain. At least you know he’s not gonna kill anyone.
Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Gravitational Waves: Three scientists have been awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of ripples in space-time known as gravitational waves, which were predicted by Albert Einstein a century ago, but had never been directly seen. Hell, you don’t need to be an Einstein to predict gravitational waves. With obesity rates in the US running at nearly 40%, just get any of them to jump up and down a few times and I’ll show you some gravity waves.
Republicans Say News Media More Dangerous Than White Supremacists: In a new Fox News poll, an overwhelming majority of Republicans (69% to 18%), believe the news media poses a greater threat to the United States than white supremacists. Of course they do - they all believe that “white makes right.”