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.
A video posted this morning shows a Ferguson, MO, police officer pointing a gun at peaceful protestors and threatening their lives. The clip was filmed last night from multiple angles by several protestors documenting police activity in the town. As the protestors yell, “Gun raised!” the aggressive cop points the weapon their way. When asked […]
Some may say the man in this tornado-chasing video is a daredevil. I, however, say the phrase “dumber than dirt” applies in this situation. This Australian man drove into the Outback to chase a tornado. He did it not for science or filmmaking, mind you, but because he wanted to take a selfie. As the […]
Todd and Tamara Rakow are a very special couple. The pair married in Petaluma, CA, this past weekend. Tamara’s father was absent, having passed away from cancer in 2002, and guests were entirely unprepared for the vows that Todd made to his bride. He told Tamara that he promises “to be the man your father would […]
When you’re stuck at the beach with a full bladder, feel free to release it into the ocean instead of those nasty shoreside toilets. Science says it’s fine. According a video by science-themed YouTube channel Reactions, urine is over 95 percent water. It also contains sodium, potassium and chloride, which are all also found in […]
Four police officers were called to a home in Pierre, South Dakota, in October of last year when a babysitter reported that an 8-year-old girl was holding a large kitchen knife. The officers rushed to the house to find the girl, identified only as “L.M.J,” with a paring knife in hand, threatening to harm herself. […]
Harvard Law students are holding their hands up in memory of Michael Brown. After students at Howard University organized a photo in which students held their hands up in the alleged pose adopted by Brown before his death, the Harvard Black Law Students Association followed suit. Since school hasn’t officially begun yet, the students created a collage […]
Snapchat is currently trying to seal a deal with Chinese investors that would give the company a value of approximately $10 billion. Among these investors is Alibaba, the Chinese equivalent to Amazon. The investment would add the disappearing-photo app to the small group of tech startups valued at 11 digits, including Airbnb, Dropbox and Uber. […]
Let’s be honest: Feminism is a term that makes most men very uncomfortable. They see it as an attack on their masculinity, and an affront to their very way of life. If a discussion surrounding feminism comes up, they might change the subject, roll their eyes, walk away, or make an inappropriate joke. Recently, we […]
Maymo, a lemon beagle, has an adorable talent he’d like to share with the world. Looking quite enthused, the dog balances 100 different fruits and vegetables on his head in 100 seconds. The video, which was uploaded to Maymo’s YouTube channel, took four months to film and numerous bags of treats to complete. From a […]
We live in a world of perpetual stimulation. It’s rare to walk through any room these days in which someone is not on a mobile phone, or a laptop or an iPad. Consequently, we are constantly inundated with information, some of which can be difficult to process. In this environment, media outlets are under continuous […]
Carmelo Anthony has decided to play in Los Angeles, after all. Soccer, that is. With Real Madrid set to take on Italian club Inter Milan for an exhibition in Berkeley this weekend, the Spanish giants have been training in Cali all week, which gave Melo the opportunity to see the 10-time UEFA Champions League winners […]
A shirtless man allegedly harassed a group of protestors rallying against Israeli violence in Seattle last weekend, yelling racial insults and instigating fights. “Towelhead” and “sand n*gger” were among the overheard slurs. According to The Stranger, the shirtless man also tried to start a fight with 25-year-old Raymond Wilford, who was walking by to a […]
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