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09.12.14 Sophie Weiner

Three activists were detained by police this week outside a party at the Metropolitan Museum celebrating billionaire David H. Koch. The party came after the opening of their new outdoor plaza, a project which Koch donated $65 to help build.  The activists, Kyle Depew, Grayson Earle, and Yates McKee, were detained and ticketed for “illegal advertising” after they […]

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06.27.11 Marina Galperina

Today in ridiculous auction news, a 132-year-old, two-by-three-inch tintype of exaggerated outlaw Billy the Kid was purchased for $2.3 million plus fees at the 22nd Annual Old West Show & Auction in Denver… by a Koch. […]

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03.02.11 Bucky Turco

Trading Places was right. The only way to hurt the rich is their wallets and since the Koch brothers are evil incarnate, here’s a simple way to protest against their highly financed political meddling: boycott their consumer brands. The Daily Kos hammered out a long list of Georgia-Pacific products that includes Quilted Northern toilet paper, […]

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02.28.11 Bucky Turco

Aaron Barr, the internet security “expert” who made the worst decision of his adult career when he tried to take on Anonymous, is finished. Several weeks after the hackers destroyed his reputation in a massive breach he invited, Barr officially retired from his position as CEO of HBGary Federal on Monday. He plans on recoiling […]

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