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Security Guard at Zuccotti: 'Your Fly's Open, Faggot'

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You may wonder what kind of goons Brookfield Properties -- the owners of Zuccotti Park -- hired to secure the area after Occupiers were evicted from the premises early Tuesday morning. At least one careless bigot numbered among the crowd.

House Approves 'Online Ramps to the Internet'

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As lawmakers from the president on down marked the Americans With Disabilities Act's 20th birthday, the House voted to make it easier for disabled people to get online. Rep. Edward Markey quipped that the disabled "need online ramps to the Internet so they can get to the Web from wherever they happen to be."

New Jersey: Ding the Poor or Tax the Rich?

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Cut services for poorer senior citizens and the disabled or tax the rich? That's the question that will be debated in the New Jersey Legislature on Monday as the state maneuvers to balance a budget deficit of close to $11 billion.

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