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Definition of a Battleground State

The battle for the White House is waged most fiercely in just a handful of competitive states. The ‘battleground states’ change from year to year and even over the course of the campaign, and they come in all shapes and sizes. But they all have at least on thing in common: They could go either way on Election Day. The …

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If McCain Wins, Akon Leaves

Akon, the Grammy-winning, multi-platinum-selling R&B star, has said that he will renounce his US citizenship and leave the country if John McCain wins next week’s presidential election. The singer, producer and songwriter, speaking to The Guardian during a promotional visit to Britain, was born in Senegal and plans to return to Africa should Barack Obama fail to become the United …

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For Better Flavor, Lick Your Ice Cream

Does ice cream taste better licked from a cone or eaten with a spoon? Don’t laugh, this is important scientific work here. An expert in food technology at Massey University in New Zealand recently weighed in on this critical issue: “Flavor in ice cream is only released when the fat content – which carries the flavor – is warmed in …

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McCain Selling Stuff on QVC

In case you missed the last Saturday Night Live, McCain showed up with Tina Fey as Sarah Palin and this time he brought Cindy to play along as well. Ratings state that this was the highest rated SNL show in almost 11 years, the other highest rated SNL was when the real Sarah Palin did the opener. I love it …

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Sen. Barack Obama's grandmother dies

It is with a heavy heart that I, like many other news providers are announcing that Madelyn Dunham, the grandmother of Senator Barack Obama, has died after a battle with cancer. Senator Obama and his sister, Maya Soetoro-Ng, released the following statement: “It is with great sadness that we announce that our grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, has died peacefully after a …

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Celebrity "Don't Vote" Video

Leonardo DiCaprio got a bunch of his celebrity friends together and decided to throw down some reverse psychology when it comes to participating in the election process. I saw this and, while I get the idea is that they’re being sarcastic about the “Don’t vote” line, it  just seems a beit weird. You watch, judge for yourself and leave a …

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Hilarious Biden Gaffe

Gotta love Joe Biden…sometimes he puts his foot so far in his own mouth even he has to laugh. Check this campaign stop out when he tells Senator Chuck Graham to stand up. FYI, Senator Chuck Graham is confined to a wheelchair.

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Book Review: Mama Voted For Obama

In my daily internet search for meaningful content for you INFOtainment News readers, I ran across the site littledemocrats.net. This site is authored by Jeremy Zilber, a holder of a Ph.D. in political science and teacher of American government and politics. Per an excerpt on his website, “…Given my strong desire to see more Americans involved in politics and my …

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Movember

Movember (the month formerly known as November) is a charity event held during November each year. At the start of Movember guys register with a clean shaven face. The Movember participants, knowwn as Mo Bros, then have the remainder of the month to grow and groom their Mo (Australian slang for moustache), raising money and awareness along the way for …

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