Jason Reitman's latest is a snapshot of today's cultural disconnection
In April, Keith Ellison became the first politician of significance to endorse Anthony Weiner's bid to become New York City mayor.SEE ALSO: "Cubicle Guy" who videobombed Anthony Weiner presser is former WCCO newsman [VIDEO] "Anthony's a good guy in my opinion," Ellison said during a TV appearance. " ... More >>
There's been a Weird Wisconsin-worthy twist in the Kyle Wood story -- yesterday, Wood revealed that he made up his tale about being savagely beaten up last week at home by a man who he said told him, "You should have kept your faggot mouth shut."SEE ALSO: Gay Wisconsin GOPer savagely beaten: "Should ... More >>
Rhinelander, Wisconsin native Austin Wierschke, 17, holds a very odd two-time title: "Fastest Texter in America."
Rep. Mary Franson took out a restraining order against McLeod County Republican Party chair Eric Harpel after he "stalked" her, made threats, and sent "lewd" emails, according to a petition filed in Douglas County. The paperwork, filed May 10, names Harpel as Franson's ex-boyfriend.On May 2, Franson ... More >>
Break out your most comfortable pair of Wranglers and take a seat. This should be fun to watch.Brett Favre will soon have to testify under oath about racy text messages he allegedly sent to two female former New York Jets employees in the fall of 2008. Christine Scavo and Shannon O'Toole claim they ... More >>
"With great power comes great responsibility." Sound familiar? It should; it's one of Spider Man's mottos. Even if you never read the comics, you probably saw at least one of the movies, and those damn movies beat that old saw to death. An old saw, but a good one - one that Justin Bieber is now s ... More >>
Steven Bloom gets a year of probation.Steven Bloom was once a Minnesota School Social Worker of the Year, but now he's just known as the guy who bought lingerie for a high school dropout and who couldn't stop texting a 10th grader about her menstrual periods. Yesterday, his totally inappropriate ... More >>
Your parents might be watching.First came word that the Legislature was considering a bill that would make it a crime to drive while being a high school drop out. Now we find out there's n smartphone app for parents to track their teens' lousy driving habits. This ultimate tool for helico ... More >>
Keep your eyes on the road and yours hands on the wheel.She denies the allegations, but police and prosecutors have lined up a case against Amanda Elizabeth Manzanares that makes her out to be the poster child for what can happen when you trick yourself into thinking you can text and drive sa ... More >>
Sterger is now suing her former manager, but not Brett Favre.Jenn Sterger kept her silence about the Brett Favre sexting scandal for months, but she's talking now, and saying the firestorm of publicity over Favre's unwanted advances was humiliating and embarrassing. "I haven't made a dime off an ... More >>
Gone, but not forgotten in a New York courtroom.The New York Jets have responded in court to a sexual harassment lawsuit filed against the team, and former quarterback Brett Favre, by massage therapists Shannon O'Toole and Christina Scavo. The defense in a nutshell: The two women vastly over ... More >>
Kenneth Kratz: I am the prize!In Wisconsin, it might be shocking and totally inappropriate for a district attorney to send racy text messages to a "young, hot nymph" while prosecuting her ex-boyfriend for nearly strangling her to death, but evidently it's not criminal. That's what former Cal ... More >>
Sterger wants the sexts back.For months we've been waiting for Jenn Sterger to file a lawsuit in the wake of the Brett Favre sexting scandal, and now she has. But in another strange turn to an already bizarre story, she's suing her manager, Phil Reese, and not the retired Vikings QB with itch ... More >>
The students said they had a plan in case one of them fell in. Smart right?