The Age-Old Tradition of Armenian Carpet Making Refuses to Be Swept Under the Rug

Twin sisters Sahkanush and Haykanush Stepanyan learned rugmaking while still teenagers at a craft center in Gyumri, Armenia’s second-largest city. Today at 23, they work for Tufenkian, a company that specializes in carpets made of hand-carded, -spun, -dyed, and -knotted wool. Under a hot July sun on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., they are […]

Publix Refuses to Put 'Cum' On Son's Cake, Mom Pissed

Publix Refuses to Put 'Cum' On Son's Cake, Mom Pissed

Publix Refuses to Put 'Cum' On Son's Cake … Mom Pissed 5/22/2018 6:49 AM PDT Most people believe Summa Cum Laude is an honor … Publix grocery store believes it’s obscene.  Case in point … this cake. A woman in South Carolina ordered the tasty treat online to celebrate her son graduating from his homeschool […]

Natalie Portman refuses to attend ceremony for Israeli million-dollar prize

Natalie Portman refuses to attend ceremony for Israeli million-dollar prize

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli-American Hollywood actress Natalie Portman has refused to attend a ceremony in Israel to accept a million-dollar prize because of “distressing” events in the country, the organisers said, announcing the prizegiving had been cancelled. FILE PHOTO: Cast member Natalie Portman poses at the premiere for “Annihilation” in Los Angeles, California, U.S., February […]

Duma refuses to denounce ‘anti-national’ Gorbachev & Yeltsin for sparking USSR collapse

Duma refuses to denounce ‘anti-national’ Gorbachev & Yeltsin for sparking USSR collapse

The Russian State Duma has refused to pass a draft address describing the activities of former leaders Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin, which led to the fall of the Soviet Union, as “destructive and anti-national.” The rejected address was drafted by the nationalist-populist opposition party, the LDPR. “For the sake of historical justice it’s necessary […]

UK refuses to vote for anything ever again|Humor

A nation-wide survey has shown that the entire British electorate has finally learned its lesson and accepted that it really doesn’t know what’s best for itself. The survey found that 94% of people responded with “Put a cross in a box!? Again!? Are you fucking nuts!?” to the question of which way they would now […]

Trump Refuses to Admit He Forgot Combination

Trump Refuses to Admit He Forgot Combination

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump has forgotten the code to his briefcase but refuses to admit it to White House staff members. “I know the combination. I know all the combinations to everything. I am the best at remembering combinations. Everyone thinks so,” said Trump. “There is absolutely nothing going on here, it’s all […]

In New Ruling, Federal Judge Refuses to Erase Joe Arpaio’s Conviction

In New Ruling, Federal Judge Refuses to Erase Joe Arpaio’s Conviction

A federal judge ruled Thursday that President Donald Trump’s pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio does not erase his conviction for criminal contempt of court, rejecting arguments from Arpaio and the Department of Justice to vacate all the rulings in his criminal case. “The Court found Defendant guilty of criminal contempt. The President issued the […]