News you can use all weekend
- Numbers - And now it can be told: the GOP held onto their seats through gerrymandering. The counts keep coming in and the Democrats won more than 1,000,000 votes than the GOP, but they kept their seats through a massive gerrymandering effort. (Think Progress)
- Law Suits - Famous writing person, Dana Loesch, is suing Breitbart.com to free her from her contract and is seeking $75,000 in damages:
St. Louis talk radio host Dana Loesch, also a frequent guest on CNN, alleges in the suit filed in federal district court in St. Louis that the site is refusing to publish her work while "sabotag[ing] her attempts to labor in a similar fashion elsewhere through public misstatements and private threats to sue those who would otherwise employ Loesch."
Breitbart's ghost has a sad. (BuzzFeed)
- Reprimands - "DECEMBER 21--A federal employee was formally reprimanded this month for excessive workplace flatulence, a sanction that was delivered to him in a five-page letter that actually included a log of representative dates and times when he was recorded “releasing the awful and unpleasant odor” in his Baltimore office." (The Smoking Gun)