Recompute cardboard computer

Concerned about the use of petroleum-based plastics? Now you can get a computer made of recycled cardboard instead. Houston-based Montoroso began selling several Recompute models last April, ranging from a $200 do-it-yourself kit to a $1,000 deluxe version with software installed. The computers are sold through the company website and on Amazon.com. Not everyone thinksContinue reading “Recompute cardboard computer”

VIDEO: Man Allegedly High on Synthetic Street Drug Tries to Bite Officers After They Repeatedly Tasered Him

A Kentucky man allegedly overdosed on a synthetic street drug and tried to bite officers after they repeatedly tasered him, video footage of the incident shows. The video shows Lexington police officers trying to help the man stand up while his legs buckle under him. Suddenly, the man, who is reportedly high on a drugContinue reading “VIDEO: Man Allegedly High on Synthetic Street Drug Tries to Bite Officers After They Repeatedly Tasered Him”

Cops Cite Trio For Sex Acts On Rooftop Woman, two men are facing disorderly conduct charges

  JUNE 12–A trio of Pennsylvania residents were “engaged in public sex acts on the roof of a building” early Saturday when police broke up the alleged threesome and cited the participants for disorderly conduct. Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department officers confronted the suspects after a witness called police to report that “three subjectsContinue reading “Cops Cite Trio For Sex Acts On Rooftop Woman, two men are facing disorderly conduct charges”

Bitcoin Explodes Above $2400 After China Downgrade, Scaling Agreement Reached

Following comments from DoubleLine’s Jeff Gundlach tieing the surge in virtual currencies to the demise of China (right before that nation is downgraded), Bitcoin surged overnight, breaking above $2400 for the first time. It is now up over 150% year-to-date. Bitcoin is up fopr the 26th day in the last 29 sessions, doubling in priceContinue reading “Bitcoin Explodes Above $2400 After China Downgrade, Scaling Agreement Reached”

Amid Puerto Rico’s Fiscal Ruins, a New Push for Statehood

AN JUAN, P.R. — It is a proudly Spanish-speaking territory at a time when the White House has taken down the Spanish version of its website. It is as materially poor as it is culturally rich. And Puerto Rico has entered a new and exotic version of bankruptcy, facing a staggering $123 billion in debtContinue reading “Amid Puerto Rico’s Fiscal Ruins, a New Push for Statehood”

BREAKING NEWS: Trey Gowdy Says He’s Not ‘The Right Person’ To Lead FBI

South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy said Monday that he informed Attorney General Jeff Sessions over the weekend that he is not the right person to take over as FBI director. Gowdy, who was widely speculated to a top contender to replace Jim Comey, said that he met with Sessions on Saturday and spoke with himContinue reading “BREAKING NEWS: Trey Gowdy Says He’s Not ‘The Right Person’ To Lead FBI”