Articles Tagged with controversy

Statue Of Bull In Hurricane, Utah Arouses Controversy

A well endowed bull statue is causing controversy

In the small, peaceful town of Hurricane, Utah a newly erected statue of a bull at a local restaurant has sparked controversy. On top of Barista’s restaurant a bull statue that is largely endowed was put on display on March 14, directly across the road from the local high school, reports the Huffington Post. “It… Read more »

Teacher Sparks National Outrage By Breastfeeding In Class

Students and parents complain after an Arkansas teacher is caught on camera breastfeeding her newborn during class.

An Arkansas teacher has sparked national outrage and numerous student complaints after she began bringing her newborn to class and breastfeeding the baby when she was suppose to be teaching. Several students have complained at the Poyen, Arkansas school after their teacher returned from maternity leave with her newborn baby in tow. One student told… Read more »

No Hoodies In Harlem: Some Harlem Businesses Now Have ‘No Hoodies’ Signs In Store Windows: Discrimination?

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Several Harlem businesses are reportedly turning away customers wearing hoodies, masks and sweatshirts. DNAInfo-New York reports three businesses on Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem have signs displayed in their store windows directed toward potential customers. The sign reportedly reads, “do not enter with hoodie or mask; if so you are now trespassing.” The bright red… Read more »

Navajo Nation President Spotted At Washington Redskins Game Wearing Redskins Hat

Redskins owner joined by Navajo Nation President at Game

Indian Country Today says, “It is unfortunate the Navajo Nation administration of Ben Shelly is so out of step with the Navajo people, particularly the young people, regarding this issue. Obviously, offensive cultural appropriation done by non-Native fans of Native Mascots does not generally include Navajo culture. We do not see them performing Sand Paintings… Read more »

Man Arrested For Facebook Post: Free Speech Or Terrorist Threat?

Exodus lyrics as terrorism? Man arrested for Facebook post.

A man arrested for a Facebook post two weeks ago says he was only sharing song lyrics, but several people reported that the lyrics appeared to be a threat. Now the band behind the song is responding to the controversy, and the man behind the Facebook post was released after eight days in jail, but… Read more »

Pete Rose’s Baseball Comeback: One Time Stunt Or Sign Of Things To Come?

Pete Rose

Pete Rose returned to baseball last night, managing the Bridgeport Bluefish, an independent Atlantic League team. Rose, whose lifetime ban from baseball came about because of a gambling scandal, made jokes about Donald Sterling’s recent ban from the NBA. He also talked about the possibility of Bud Selig pardoning him before his retirement in January…. Read more »

Miley Cyrus Steps Up The Controversy With NSFW Bondage Music Video

Miley Cyrus releases NSFW bondage music video.

Something controversial involving Miley Cyrus? How could that be? Well, controversy and Miley Cyrus have become almost synonymous in the past year or so. Although there were minor instances of ‘scandal’ in her Hannah Montana days, it wasn’t until 2013 that the world was introduced to the twerking, teddy bear corrupting, nude swinging, sledgehammer licking… Read more »

Mayim Bialik Practices Attachment Parenting: Good God! No! Why? Shut Up

Mayim Bialik attachment parenting

  Oh my, God, you guys. That girl from The Big Bang Theory, Mayim Bialik? I just heard she practices this thing called attachment parenting! Much of the news over the past few days has been directed at Mayim Bialik’s practice of “attachment parenting” (sometimes stylized as “AP”). Aside from being an actress, she’s also a… Read more »

Abercrombie & Fitch Yanks Shirt That Apparently Mocks Taylor Swift

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The folks who design clothing at Abercrombie and Fitch must have patted themselves on the back after designing the oh-so clever “# more boyfriends than t.s.” shirt, which sent fans of plucky country singer Taylor Swift into an angry tailspin. Abercrombie & Fitch has already t’d-off most of the American public after controversial remarks made… Read more »

Facebook Taking Down Post-Mastectomy Photos, Cancer Survivors Upset


Breast cancer is a scary topic for anyone, and sometimes finding help and support from others can prove to be a challenging experience. For some, like Scorchy Barrington of New York, inspiration comes from online programs/groups. Programs such as the SCAR Project bring a lot of men and women who suffer with breast cancer hope… Read more »