Claims police planted cocaine in weapons donation

According to McAfee’s blog the reason for the raid is that one of the cases containing the weapons he donated to the police contained a bag of cocaine. McAfee denies that he takes or deals in drugs. I would indeed have to be the stupidest man in the world to donate stuff to the police […]

110 bidders interested in company

Hostess gets final approval for its wind-down plans in bankruptcy court. The company said in court that it’s in talks with 110 potential buyers for its brands. The suitors include at least five national retailers such as supermarkets, a financial adviser for Hostess said. The process has been “so fast and furious” Hostess wasn’t able […]

Aubry spends time with Nahla

Aubry is reunited with daughter for the first time since he got into a fight with Martinez. A nanny picked up Nahla from school and handed the child off to her father.

Berry, Aubry make peace

Aubry and Berry last night struck a deal to “move forward” from the dramatic Thanksgiving Day brawl between the model and Martinez. Aubry, wearing dark sunglasses to hide his ugly bruises, was back in Los Angeles family court, where high-powered lawyers for him and Berry — who did not attend the session — hammered out […]

Hostess executives to receive $1.8 million in bonuses

Hostess receives approval for up to $1.75 million in bonuses for its executives. The money is intended as an incentive for 19 top-level managers to stay on with the company to oversee its liquidation following a battle with its second-largest union. The payouts will be granted only if managers “achieve a set of specific tasks […]

GSU raids compound

According to McAfee, at 10:45 A.M, the GSU and the Coast Guard raid his property in San Pedro. They confiscate approximately $400,000 worth of property – cameras, computers, police gear purchased for donations and other items. They spend three hours ransacking every one of the buildings. McAfee claims this is the eigth search of his property […]

Kelley defends herself

Kelley’s legal team alleges that “government sources” are responsible for the leaks to the media about her personal life, starting with her name. A letter from Kelley’s lawyer obtained by CNN asks whether the Department of Justice is investigating these alleged leaks, which Kelley’s attorney Abbe Lowell refers to as potential violations of the Privacy […]

Issa posts bill on Internet regulations

Congressman Darrell Issa answers questions on Reddit about his Internet American Moratorium Act of 2012 which aims to curb laws, rules and regulation of the internet for two years. The question most Reddit users upvoted asked why Issa voted in favor of the controversial internet-regulating bill Cispa. The bill faced massive opposition from most of the […]

Trump: Aubry ‘Became a Punching Bag’

One day after grisly photos of Aubry’s black eye, bloody hands and bruised face were released, Trump tweets: Gabriel Aubry should learn how to fight—he became a punching bag. Always drama with Halle B! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 28, 2012

Police conclude Aubry was aggressor

TMZ reports that according to the police report, after interviewing Gabriel, Olivier Martinez and Halle, ​the investigating officer concluded, “Suspect [Aubry] arrived at victim’s [Martinez] residence for child custody exchange. Suspect and victim engaged in verbal altercation. Suspect became upset and attempted to punch victim’s head but missed and struck victim’s right shoulder instead. Victim […]

Kelly to lose honorary consul status

Kelley will lose her Honorary Consul status after a New York businessman accused her of trying to use the title to solicit business, Deputy Foreign Minister Kim Kyou-hyun told the semi-official South Korean news agency Yonhap: It’s not suitable to the status of honorary consul that (she) sought to be involved in commercial projects and […]

Kelley, Allen probe focusses on 60 emails

A Pentagon investigation, which threatens Allen’s pending appointment as NATO’s supreme allied commander in Europe, involves about 15 investigators working seven days a week could take months to complete. A defense official tells the Times there is no evidence so far of security violations, but that half a dozen of the e-mails may be considered […]

Senators “Disturbed”, “Troubled” after Rice Meeting

After a meeting with Susan Rice, Senators John McCain, Lindsey Graham and Kelly Ayotte remained troubled by her answers[1. Senators “Disturbed”, “Troubled” after Rice Meeting]: McCAIN: We are significantly troubled by many of the answers that we got and some that we didn’t get, concerning evidence that was overwhelming leading up to the attack […]

Apologizes to Wise

According to a previous post by McAfee, Wise had come to New Mexico to write about McAfee’s flying adventures for Wired magazine, and had spent the night with a woman who was not his wife. Their public display of affection had prompted McAfee to say to the other guests, “somebody get pictures of this to send […]

Will meet Style’s parents

Swift, who has reportedly been house-hunting in the UK close to the 3 million pound ($5.8 million) home Styles bought earlier this year, is reportedly set to meet her 18-year-old boyfriend’s parents at a to attend a top secret Christmas party after his performance in Madison Square Garden, New York, next week. Source: He’s been […]

On CNN: ‘West less good at being West’

In an interview with CNN, Ferguson notes that the West has been in decline due to the rise of the Welfare state, while countries such as China are growing by embracing capitalist ideas. If you think back to 1978 when I was a teenager, the average American was 22 times richer than the average Chinese. […]

Aubry seen with bruised face

Aubry makes his first appearance since the fight with Martinez, his face still badly bruised. Aubry’s left eye was almost completely shut, due to swelling and bruising from a shiner.

Innocence of Muslims producer: No Regrets

In his first public comments since his incarceration Nakoula told The New York Times that he would go to great lengths to convey what he called “the actual truth” about Muhammad. I thought, before I wrote this script, that I should burn myself in a public square to let the American people and the people […]

Jack Whitehall: Styles’ Hair Smells Like Sex

TV host Jack Whitehall tells Heat magazine that he met Harry at James Cordon’s wedding. I was a bit drunk and I grabbed him and I sort of hugged him, smelled his hair and then one of his management ushered me away. But I got a picture and that’s all that counted. His hair smells […]

Berry asks for restraining order

Berry asks a judge that Aubrey be ordered to stay 100 yards from her daughter and Martinez. Berry alleges Aubrey made “verbal threats, caused physical harm to the child’s mother and Martinez.”

Hostess begins firings

CEO Gregory Rayburn said 15,000 workers would be fired the same day as the liquidation was approved so they could start receiving unemployment benefits. Hostess has been spending about $1 million a day for payroll since halting operations last week, down from $2 million a day, Rayburn said. Hostess said about 3,200 employees will stay […]

Martinez and Aubry fight

Aubry and Martinez are both treated at a hospital for injuries after engaging in a physical altercation at Berry’s residence. Martinez performs a citizen’s arrest on Aubry, and was granted an emergency protective order preventing Aubry from coming within 100 yards of Berry, Martinez, and Nahla until November 27, 2012. According to court filings by […]

Accuses former employeee of trying to kill him

McAfee publishes a transcript of an alleged conversation he claims to have obtained through secret recording devices kept in the grounds of his property between an ex-employee and a younger man who works for him. The transcript, taken from a recording posted on November 20, appears to implicate the older man in a plot to […]

Rice puts blame on intelligence community

Rice says: As a senior US diplomat, I agreed to a White House request to appear on the Sunday shows to talk about the full range of national security issues of the day, which at that time were primarily and particularly the protests that were enveloping and threatening many diplomatic facilities—American diplomatic facilities—around the world […]

Emails reveal Multi-Billion Dollar Deal

Emails between Kelley and Adam Victor, president and CEO of TransGas Development Systems appear to confirm the New York businessman’s claim that Kelley wanted an $80 million fee for brokering a transaction between his company and Korea. After being introduced by Kelly’s friend Don Phillips at the Republican National Convention in Tampa in August, Phillips […]

Judge approves Twinkie liquidation

A U.S. bankruptcy judge approved Hostess’s plan to wind down the company. The liquidation comes after the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco and Grain Millers Union called a nationwide strike earlier in the month. Hostess said that the move by the labor union “crippled its operations at a time when [it] lacked the financial resources to survive […]

Raising “Micro Funds” For India And Mexico

The firm files an SEC document for a 500 StartupWallah fund, which would be focused on investments in India. And for a 500 Luchadores fund, for investing in Mexican startups. 500 Startups seeks to raise $5 million for those regions.

Martinez taunts Aubry

According to Aubry, when Aubry takes Nahla to her school play Berry and Martinez show up. Martinez walks up to Aubry and whispers in his ear in French: I wish I could beat the s**t out of you right now. You’re lucky we’re in a school right now. We’re going to take Nahla right now […]

Mother uses son’s fame to help sell car on Ebay

Anne Cox used her son’s name to help sell her Mini Cooper for £6,000 on eBay after describing it as ‘owned by Harry Styles’ mum’. Cox also promised to meet the eventual buyer of the car – which was bought by the 18-year-old singer as a Mother’s Day present last year – as an extra […]

Claims Stuffmonger drug story was hoax

McAfee describes a story on Bluelight drug forums: A user named Stuffmonger had claimed to have re-discovered a legendary drug that appeared a dozen years ago, was praised as the drug of drugs, and, after a few months, was then lost to history. The resulting discussion goes on for more than 1,000 pages, many devoted […]

Hostess to proceed with liquidation after union talks fail

Hostess said that it failed to reach an agreement with its second-biggest union. As a result, the company will continue with a hearing on Wednesday in which a bankruptcy court judge will decide if the company can liquidate. The talks had come as a surprise after Hostess declared last week it would move to wind […]

Disguises himself with tampon

McAfee describes steps he has taken to elude capture in Belize, including an elaborate disguise that includes shoving “a shaved down tampon deep into [his] right nostril.” The tampon, dyed brown at the end, leaves McAfee’s nose with “an awkward, lopsided, disgusting appearance,” he wrote. Aided by “ragged brown pants” and broken English “with a pronounced Spanish […]

26-year old twins to bid on Hostess

Hurst Capital, files a letter of intent to acquire the assets of Hostess Brands Inc. with the United States Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York becoming the latest company to step forward to save Twinkies from extinction. Hurst Capital Managing General Partner Austin Hurst in a statement: Hostess has over the past 80 years created several […]

Hostess, Unions agree to mediation

Hostess and its labor unions have agreed to a Tuesday, Nov 20, mediation session over a crippling labor strike the company cited as the final trigger for the emergency shutdown that began last week. The temporary reprieve in the labor-management standoff came in a White Plains, N.Y., hearing Monday in which U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge […]

George Takei visits

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House Intel Chair: ‘Appointees from Administration’ Changed Rice’s Talking Points

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.), chairman of the House intelligence committee, says the unclassified talking points put together by the CIA changed when they got to administration appointees[1. CNS News:  House Intel Chair: ‘Appointees from Administration’ Changed Rice’s Talking Points]: There was not an intelligence failure. The intelligence community had it right, and they had […]

On run, starts blog

McAfee starts a blog called The Hinterland, the same name of an upcoming graphic novel about McAfee by Essley. In one of the first posts he takes issue with Gizmodo’s writer Wise: How did I end up as a murder suspect on the lam? The world press certainly has not helped. Autonomous and self-serving, the […]

Will not give himself up, offers $25,000 reward

In an phone call with NBC Dateline correspondent Morrison, McAfee offers a BZE$25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for Faull’s murder. He also claims he is at his home on the island, and not in hiding. Morrison says that McAfee continues to have no faith in the Belize Police Department, even […]

Twinkies may be bought by Mexican company

Christian Science Monitor reports that food producers ConAgra, Flowers Food (the American company behind Nature Valley granola), and Little Debbie baker McKee Foods have expressed an interest in buying Hostess Brands. Mexico’s Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest bread baking firm, which already owns parts of Sara Lee, Entenmann’s and Thomas English Muffins is looking to […]

‘I am certainly inside my compound’

McAfee says he is inside his compound. I am, where I am most of the time. I am certainly inside my compound. The Belize Police Department say they are investigating the claim, noting that McAfee has several buildings on his ocean front compound on Ambergris Caye, a stretch of island just off the Belizean shore dotted with resorts. […]

Kelley, Broadwell, were guests at White House

Jill Kelley and her twin sister had two “courtesy” meals at the White House mess as guests of a midlevel White House aide in September and October. Kelley and her family also received a White House tour on the weekend before the Nov. 6 election. Broadwell attended meetings in June 2009 and June 2011 on […]

Labor boss compares Hostess to Bain Capital

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka compares Hostess with Bain Capital. What’s happening with Hostess Brands is a microcosm of what’s wrong with America, as Bain-style Wall Street vultures make themselves rich by making America poor. Crony capitalism and consistently poor management drove Hostess into the ground, but its workers are paying the price.: These workers, who […]

Twinkies sell out, on sale $100 for 10 on Ebay

ABC News reports that in one Food Emporium grocery store in New York City, Twinkies were sold out by 1:30 p.m. ET. In its place, was a box of 8 Hostess Strawberry Cupcakes, sitting next to several other Hostess products. A store-bought box of ten Twinkies is $4.29 – one eBay seller sold a box […]