Sean Levinson loves writing almost as much as he loves ranting about politics. Elite Daily lets him do both, and he couldn't be happier now that he's finally putting his years at SUNY New Paltz to good use. When he's not writing, Sean enjoys nature excursions, playing the guitar and the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Look for him on "Real Time with Bill Maher," where he regularly appears in his most precious fantasies.
Halloween is just around the corner and you know what that means: an abundance of promiscuous costumes! At some point over the course of our lives, our generation decided to transition Halloween from a holiday that was all about collectin...
The Farmingdale, Long Island, man who reportedly beheaded his mother before jumping in front of a train did so because he wasn’t taking his psychological medication. Derek Ward, 35, killed himself and his mother, 66-year-old SUNY Farmingdale Professor Patricia Ward, on Tuesday, just two days before an appointment with a psychiatrist, the killer’s uncle told the […]
Eric Thurlow and his son, Dean, shared a love of fishing and family. When both father, 71, and son, 40, were diagnosed with cancer, the “inseparable” pair struggled with illness together. Last week, Dean succumbed to brain cancer. Less than a day later, his father, Eric, passed away from pancreatic cancer in the room next door. […]
At this point, it’s safe to say everyone has seen the video of divalicious teenager Brendan Jordan, the 15-year-old who went viral after vogueing on a local news segment. Earlier this week, the confident teen appeared on “The Queen Latifah Show” to chat with Queen Latifah about the video that made him famous, his newfound […]
A notoriously homophobic Russian politician said that Apple CEO Tim Cook should be banned from the country because he is gay. According to RT, St. Petersburg lawmaker Vitaly Milonov suggested that Cook, who first announced his homosexuality to the public earlier this week, could carry diseases and has a malevolent desire to “make homosexuality fashionable.” Milonov said, according to […]
When is a sorority mariachi band costume not offensive? When it’s worn by an actual member of a mariachi band, of course. After seeing a University of Arizona Tri Delta sorority member dressed in a mariachi costume, members of the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicana/o de Aztlan (MEChA) visited the house to educate the women there about racism. […]
A Mormon couple from St. George, Utah, who struggled to conceive will soon have a very full house. They’re about to parent five children, all under the age of 14 months. David and Julie Grygla, aged 41 and 33, struggled to conceive after their 2012 wedding. After a year and a half, the pair underwent fertility treatments. […]
United Nations researchers have determined that more than 5,000 Iraqi Yazidis were murdered by the Islamic State and thousands of Yazidi women were sold as sex slaves. These murders and detainments took place last August when the militants invaded the minority group’s villages. Thousands retreated to a mountain and were soon airlifted to safety by […]
NY1 television host Errol Louis was discussing how Ebola is spread when he decided to issue a warning to New Yorkers who might be feeling a little bit curious. The host of “Inside City Hall” felt it necessary to note on Thursday, that because Ebola is spread through feces, it’s probably best to keep a […]
Well, this is bleak. A new app called Deadline claims it’s able to predict the time of its users’ deaths. The app employs the use of Apple’s HealthKit to determine the exact point when an individual will expire. The app uses metrics such as blood pressure, height and sleep patterns to come to its depressing conclusions. […]
The St. Louis Rams came into week seven with nothing to lose. Having lost four of their first five games of the season, they were already in last place in the NFC West. And they were facing a difficult matchup against their division rivals, defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. As such, it makes sense […]
Due to soaring rent prices, our perceived loneliness and the pressure to move in with that special someone, most of us will bypass that small window of time in our lives in which we can live on our own. To be clear: This means the only other thing breathing in your living room is either […]
Two-thirds of Texas abortion clinics will soon shut their doors. A decision from the US 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a state law mandating that abortion clinics have the same safety and health standards as hospitals. The court overthrew an injunction from Judge Lee Yeakel that would have allowed 20 clinics to continue operating […]
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