Category Archives: News View

“Redskins” Nickname Must Go

“Redskins” Nickname Must Go

I’m not a politically correct kind of person, but I don’t know how anybody thinks that the name “Redskins” is not a vile slur. If you think that the name is okay, maybe it’s because you never really thought about it. How would you feel if there was a team name that denigrated your race,Continue Reading

The Royal Baby Fuss

The Royal Baby Fuss

We here at DM40 were sitting on pins and needles waiting for the “Royal Baby” to be born. Just  kidding. But there was a huge chunk of the public (in this country) who were preoccupied with this story—and frankly, I don’t get it. So a future King of England was born. Big deal. He’s third in the line ofContinue Reading

44 Years Later We Remember Apollo 11: 10 Awesome Photos

44 Years Later We Remember Apollo 11: 10 Awesome Photos

It will be 44 years ago tomorrow that Neil Armstrong took that step for “all mankind.” Considering that President Kennedy articulated his goal of us landing on the Moon in 1961, and that the space program was in its infancy at the time, it was beyond an amazing feat that we accomplished it in a littleContinue Reading

The 1977 NYC Blackout Revisited: 10 Facts

The 1977 NYC Blackout Revisited: 10 Facts

There’s hardly anything more eerie than when an entire city skyline goes black. It will be 36 years ago tomorrow that New York City and some of its surrounding area experienced a total blackout. Here is everything you need to know about that crazy 24-hour period from July 13 at 8:37 PM until the powerContinue Reading

Breakdown of US Congress By Occupation: Why Must Lawyers Dominate Our Government?

Breakdown of US Congress By Occupation: Why Must Lawyers Dominate Our Government?

“If the present Congress errs in too much talking, how can it be otherwise in a body to which the people send one hundred and fifty lawyers, whose trade it is to question everything, yield nothing, and talk by the hour?” – Thomas Jefferson Thomas  Jefferson might have been onto something. Look, there are aContinue Reading

The 10 Hottest Female Cable News Anchors

The 10 Hottest Female Cable News Anchors

The advent of cable news has not only given us many different types of news shows to choose from, but it also gives us the power to select who will  tell us that news. While our parents and grandparents were stuck with Walter Cronkite and guys like that, we get some hot-looking ladies to choose from. SoContinue Reading

The 3 Scandals That We Should All Care About

The 3 Scandals That We Should All Care About

If you’re an Obama supporter, you might very well think that Republicans are on a witch hunt. And while I’m sure that most members of the GOP are delighted with how the president’s second term is unfolding with what seems to be a new disaster popping up every day; it does appear that a coupleContinue Reading

Our Daily Economic Headlines Are Enough to Drive a Man to Drink

Our Daily Economic Headlines Are Enough to Drive a Man to Drink

So, is the economy improving or not?  If you know the answer to this, you’re smarter than us. Every day, the economic headlines say something totally the opposite of what we had read just the day before. Don’t believe us? We’ve compiled 10 economic headlines from Reuters just within in the last few weeks inContinue Reading

We’re Back With a New Look and Better Than Ever!

We’re Back With a New Look and Better Than Ever!

We know you were all wondering what happened to us, right?  Well, we took some time off to redesign our site for you, our readers. Not only will you be able to browse through feature articles by category, but our most exciting aspect is that you can browse through ALL of our “Daily” entries (lookContinue Reading

Sarah Palin and Joe Biden: Comedy Gold

Sarah Palin and Joe Biden: Comedy Gold

If you’re a Democrat, you probably think that Sarah Palin is a dope and Joe Biden only commits “gaffes.” On the other hand, if you’re a Republican, you most likely believe that the left-leaning mainstream media picks on Palin while they ignore the inanities that emanate from our vice president’s mouth. While it’s safe toContinue Reading