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No, Stormy Daniels' lawyer didn't say he has Trump dick pics

Your eyes are safe … FOR NOW.Image: Spencer Platt/Getty Images By Keith Wagstaff2018-03-20 00:55:14 UTC Chill out, everyone.  Michael Avenatti, a lawyer for Stormy Daniels, didn’t just claim he had a picture of Trump’s orange wang. (Sorry, allegedly orange.)  A bunch of people on Twitter freaked out after this tweet went viral. Stormy’s Lawyer on MSNBC. I’ll paraphrase. “We have photos of Trump’s penis”. — Claude Taylor (@TrueFactsStated) March 19,

Boy finds a message in a bottle that traveled 1,000 miles in 4 years

By Morgan Sung2018-03-12 23:06:07 UTC In the age of DM’ing, Snapchatting, and texting, there are countless ways to get in touch with new friends. A group of French sailors stuck to a more old fashioned way: throwing a message in a bottle overboard.  Twelve-year-old Joseph Vallis found the message on Saturday while helping out with a beach clean up in Bermuda, four years after the bottle was tossed into the

Jake Paul's video about school shootings doesn't involve any actual gun control

By Brian Koerber2018-03-12 22:51:34 UTC [embedded content] With 14 million YouTube subscribers and millions more on his various platforms, vlogger Jake Paul has massive influence. Unfortunately, his new plan to end school shootings doesn’t instill much confidence that he can use it to truly enact change.  First, we have to applaud Paul for taking a break from his daily vlogging and merch selling to visit Parkland, Fla. in the wake

Watch a hotel rip Trump's name off its sign

A worker removes letters from the sign at the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Panama.Image: STR/AFP/Getty Images By Brian Koerber2018-03-05 22:53:17 UTC Owners of the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Panama ripped Trump’s name off the front of their building on Monday. Orestes Fintiklis, who purchased the majority share of the building in August, had the Trump Organization removed from the building on Monday after a Panamanian court

FedEx won't end partnership with NRA because 'discrimination'

A FedEx truck.Image: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images By Brian Koerber2018-02-27 00:48:13 UTC After a weekend of pressure from social media activists, FedEx has announced it will not end its discounted rate program for members of the National Rifle Association, which offers a discount of up to 26 percent. Following a school shooting which left 17 people dead in Parkland, Florida earlier this month, there has been a public crackdown on

Justice is served when a kid gets stuck in an elevator after peeing on it

By Morgan Sung2018-02-27 00:40:12 UTC [embedded content] It’s karma at its best.  Chinese news outlet CGTN shared footage of a prank gone wrong. After the boy in the video urinated on the panel of elevator buttons, he got ready to bolt out. But things did not go as planned. Instead of opening, the elevator’s doors remained closed, and the entire panel of buttons began lighting up. The boy was forced

People really did gather to say 'wow' together like Owen Wilson

Wow.Image: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic By Johnny Lieu2018-02-27 00:26:19 UTC Now this is a story that’ll make you go “wow.” Fans of the Owen Wilson meme gathered in Federation Square in Melbourne, Australia on Monday afternoon, as part of an event organised by a Facebook page called Owen Wilson Wowposting. And yep, people really did gather and say “wow” in unison. For those unfamiliar with the meme, it all has do with

After the Parkland shooting, the gun control debate isn't fading away

Stoneman Douglas High School student Emma Gonzalez at a pro-gun control rally in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Feb. 18, 2018.Image: AFP/Getty Images By Heather Dockray2018-02-19 22:23:38 UTC Three of the largest mass shootings in modern American history happened in the past two years, but that doesn’t mean Americans are always thinking about gun control. In fact, data shows that with so many mass shootings taking place, Americans move on to

Donald Trump asks Mar-a-Lago guests what he should do about guns

Donald Trump takes a walk on the golf course at Mar-a-Lago in Florida.Image: AFP/Getty Images By Keith Wagstaff2018-02-19 20:34:18 UTC In the wake of the most recent mass shooting, President Donald Trump sought advice on gun control from a trusted source: rich people staying at his Mar-a-Lago Club in Florida.  According to the Washington Post, Trump spent the weekend at his resort watching cable news, complaining about the Russia investigation,

This teen slept through his alarm because of Netflix and still won gold at the Olympics

Image: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images By Morgan Sung2018-02-13 00:25:53 UTC Red Gerard may be an Olympic snowboarder, but he’s still a typical 17-year-old at heart. The teenager overslept after a late night of bingeing Brooklyn Nine-Nine, ignoring the alarm he had set because he was supposed to compete on Sunday morning.  Gerard should have been awake at 6 a.m. But, as Yahoo reports, his teammate Kyle Mack had to drag him