(Weekend roundup post. For the definition of nincompoop, see THIS in the Urban Dictionary. Commenters are encouraged to post links that tell of more nincompoopery)
Links to read (more possibly added as the weekend progresses):
Here's Where President Obama Is Going on Vacation
Car boarding ferry falls into river in Va.
First Lady: Barack's Working to Free Americans from 'Any Form of Public Assistance'
Data Centers in US Double Since 2011
Say "Goodbye!" to the principles of federalism
Rise in violence 'linked to climate change' [BBC]
Seattle officials call for ban on 'potentially offensive' language ["brown bag," for example]
Camden [NJ] Tent City
48 Alarming Facts That Tell Us America Has Become a Gigantic Prison: The First 11
Congressional Black Caucus recommends Sheila Jackson Lee for Homeland Security Secretary
New book shows radical teachers how to mix traditional mathematics with ‘social justice’ political lessons
Egypt: “Obama Out, Putin In”, “Bye Bye America”
Ohio bank repossess wrong house [and trashes it]
Third Woman’s Burned Body Found On Detroit’s West Side
Bill Kristol: A year ago Obama said al-Qaida is on the run, and now WE are on the run
Obama bringing back controversial Internet regulation?
Camels become prime suspects in deadly Saudi virus outbreak [MERS]
Many Americans renouncing U.S. citizenship
Thanks to commenter A pissed off person for the link below:
Jackson, Sharpton silent about Florida school bus beating
Thanks to Duck for the link below (perhaps not nincompoopery - you decide:
Ahmad Akkari, Danish Muslim Leader In Cartoon Rage Regrets Role, Apologizes To Cartoonist Kurt Westergaard