Indiegogo donations have passed $60,000! Thank you. American heroes, all. Ambassador Jenny may be coming to a town near you on her way to Chicago. Go to tytnetwork.com/meetups for more info. The government of Switzerland is considering giving out $2,800 a month to all of its citizens. Will this be a disincentive to work? The TYT Supreme Court considers the evidence. Having arrived at a split decision, a TYT poll is forthcoming. Whatever Switzerland decides, it will be an interesting experiment. Attorney Joseph DiBenedetto goes on Fox News and disgustingly defends the alleged rape of Daisy Coleman by saying, “I’m not saying she deserved to be raped, but…” Shep Smith admirably called the guest out on his victim-blaming. Fox News’ Gretchen Carlson falsely reports the death of Representative Bill Young and has to retract the statement.
The enigmatic artist Banksy has been creating art on the streets of New York City. Mayor Bloomberg is adamantly against Banksy’s work and cites defacement of property and a “loss of control”. A new book about New York Yankee thirdbaseman Alex Rodriguez alleges that he engaged in soliciting prostitution and sometimes hired two a night twice a week for sex in his Manhattan apartment. Should this even be news? Melissa McCarthy appears on the cover of Elle magazine wearing a baggy grey peacoat. The actress’ hidden figure sparks controversy among the magazine’s readers.