The Sunday Dog: A Nation’s Shame

Yesterday, a Wisconsin jury determined that a 15-year-old girl was mentally ill when she participated in the 2014 stabbing of a classmate. Authorities charged Anissa Weier with second-degree homicide when she was just twelve after she and a friend lured another girl to a secluded area and stabbed her at the behest of a fictional … Continue reading The Sunday Dog: A Nation’s Shame

The Daily Dog: Bending the Bars

Yesterday, a panel of the California Parole Board agreed to grant parole to one of the state’s most despised convicts, Leslie Van Houten. The 68-year-old former Manson cult member has been in prison for over 40 years and has been denied parole over 20 times in the past two decades. Described as a “model” prisoner, … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Bending the Bars

The Daily Dog: Mother Nature’s Hardest Lessons

While Donald Trump undoubtedly retains the title of the greatest unnatural catastrophe ever to wreak havoc on America, Hurricane Harvey is on track to be one of the most destructive natural disasters in U.S. history. As the storm churned Monday and continued to release its deluge on Texas, Mother Nature was teaching Americans more lessons … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Mother Nature’s Hardest Lessons

The Daily Dog: American Injustice

WARNING: This post contains graphic photos which some readers may find objectionable. Two weeks ago, Otto Warmbier, an American university student arrested and detained in North Korea, died almost immediately upon his return to the United States. North Korea imprisoned the 22-year-old for almost 18 months following a trial based on allegations that he had … Continue reading The Daily Dog: American Injustice