What is actually killing Americans? The Daily Show tells us.
(hint: it’s not ISIS or Ebola)
Last year, with the national debate over gun policy still raging and with the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre still fresh in Americans’ minds, Stevie Wonder suggested he might try to buy a gun just to help demonstrate the ways in which current laws defy common sense. “Imagine me with a gun,” the blind musician said. “It’s just crazy.”
As it turns out, not everyone agrees.
A new proposal seeks to split California into 6 different states.
It’d never pass, and if it did, the rural areas would be screwed.
Like California does to the rest of the country, Los Angeles and the Bay Area subsidize services statewide. Without the tax rolls from these highly populated (and blue) areas, the rural (red) areas would have budget problems immediately.
But you know, liberals are destroying the state so red counties should “secede”.
Japan’s coalition government has approved a controversial reinterpretation of the nation’s pacifist constitution that will let its troops fight overseas for the first time since the Second World War.
The decision means that Japan will be able to engage in collective self-defence and come to the aid of a military ally under attack – principally the United States. The Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, says the new strategy, widely viewed as the biggest change to Japan’s defence posture in nearly 70 years, is needed to deal with growing threats in the Asia-Pacific region.
The NBA has banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life and fined him $2.5 million for racial comments he made.