136 People Have Died in Measles Outbreak in the Philippines Linked to Vaccination Fears, Official Says

Thousands of people have been infected in a measles outbreak that has been linked to the deaths of 136 people, according to the Philippine health secretary on Monday. The Associated Press reported that most of those who died were young children, with roughly half between the ages of 1 and 4.

Trump Is Really Pushing the Whole 'America Will Never Be a Socialist Country' Thing

Venezuela is in crisis. The country faces a devastating economic collapse, the buildup to which has included shortages of food and medicine, mass emigration, and political protests marked by violence. The situation in Venezuela is deeply terrifying, yes, but its origins are also widely misunderstood, giving President…

What's In Your Cart, Bill Oakley? 

Welcome back to What’s In Your Cart, where we ask noteworthy readers and followers on @KinjaDeals and @ItsTheInventory about their favorite products, their shopping habits, and their deal hunting acumen. This week, we’re chatting with Bill Oakley, a television writer who gifted steamed hams to the world on The Simpsons…

California's About to File A Multi-State Lawsuit Over Trump's Bullshit National Emergency

Calfornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra is leading the charge in a multi-state lawsuit in response to Donald Trump’s utterly idiotic national emergency over border security. Per CNN, Becerra says that he should be filing the suit “sometime today” and that roughly a dozen other states are prepared to jump on the suit.

Woman Who Called Michelle Obama 'Ape in Heels' Stole $18K From FEMA

It feels like it’s been approximately six millennia since a West Virginia official was fired, then reinstated, the re-fired for calling then-FLOTUS Michelle Obama an “ape in heels,” yet somehow this happened only two years ago. My, how time drags when you are internally dying! Now, that ex-official faces up to 30…