Naughty librarians to face 1 year in prison

Are you ready for this week’s absurdity? Here’s our Friday roll-up of the most ridiculous stories from around the world that are threats to your liberty, your finances, and your prosperity.

Which specific body parts can women expose before being sex offenders?


After installing fiberglass insulation, Tilli Buchanan and her[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 24, 2020
  • Bahia Beach

“Now we see the violence inherent in the system”

Apparently Bill Gates has sat on his ass and contributed nothing to Microsoft’s success over the past 44 years… at least, according to Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

At an event commemorating Martin Luther King on Monday, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez told the audience that wealthy people “sat on a couch” while “undocumented[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 22, 2020
  • Bahia Beach

You’ll be surprised to see what investment has destroyed the S&P 500

The year was 1990, and the Soviet Union was on the verge of collapse.  The Berlin Wall was still in the process of being destroyed, and East and West Germany were set to reunify later in the year.

Nelson Mandela was released from prison in February, and the South[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 21, 2020
  • Bahia Beach

Woman arrested in India for concealing 1.2kg of gold in her rectum

Are you ready for this week’s absurdity? Here’s our Friday roll-up of the most ridiculous stories from around the world that are threats to your liberty, your finances, and your prosperity.

Feds steal $80,000 life savings from a confused elderly man


79 year old Terry Rolin kept his entire life[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 17, 2020
  • Bahia Beach

The two best gifts to give your newborn child

A Japanese woman was surprised when Hong Kong Express Airways required her to take a pregnancy test before boarding her flight.

They made the poor woman sign a form indicating her body type was observed by staff to appear pregnant. The test proved she wasn’t.

The woman was[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 16, 2020
  • Bahia Beach

Uncle Sam just used its financial nuclear weapon again

In August of 1945, the United States became the only country to drop nuclear bombs on an enemy.

Hiroshima and Nagasaki were largely destroyed in the blink of an eye. And the Japanese had no choice but to surrender to the Allies, finally ending World War II.

Ever[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 15, 2020
  • San Juan