46 Senators betrayed you, disregarded your rights

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TweetYumWe came within only four votes from the United States Senate giving our Constitutional rights over to the United Nations. In a 53-46 vote, the senate narrowly passed a measure that will stop the United States from entering into the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.  The U.N. Small Arms Treaty, which has been championed by […]

’Leap second’ makes weekend a little longer

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TweetYumThe world is about to get a well-earned long weekend but don’t make big plans because it will only last an extra second. A so-called ’leap second’ will be added to the world’s atomic clocks as they undergo a rare adjustment to keep them in step with the slowing rotation of the earth. To achieve […]

Dallas Deputy Arrests Motorcyclist After Pulling Him Over for Video Head Cam

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TweetYum(CARLOS MILLER)   In an incident ripe for a hefty lawsuit, a Dallas County sheriff’s deputy arrested a motorcyclist after pulling him over for wearing a video head-cam, then demanding the footage as evidence against other bikers. Dallas Deputy Sheriff James Westbrook ended up turning the video over to the department’s gang unit, even though […]

Miami Beach Police Deny They Have a 2,000 Person Arrest Quota for Memorial Day Weekend

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TweetYum(MIAMI NEW TIMES)   Are Miami Beach Police planning to arrest 2,000 people during the notorious Memorial Day weekend parties on South Beach? As in they’ve actually set a quota regardless of whether or not 2,000 deserve to be arrested. To put that in prospective, the record number of arrests over Memorial Day weekend ever in […]

Miami Beach Police Union Rep: “We Have Arrest Quotas Every Memorial Day Weekend”

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TweetYum(MIAMI NEW TIMES)   The chief of Miami Beach Police is insisting that his officers do not have a 2,000-arrest quota this Memorial Day weekend. But the department’s union vice president tells Riptide that he witnessed a major announce the quota at an officer roll call — and that his department has such quotas every year […]