That Dumbass Border Wall GoFundMe Is Now a Dumbass Self-Building Campaign

Photo: Getty The GoFundMe campaign raising money to build Donald Trump’s wall on the southern U.S. border never had a chance of succeeding. And now it is undead, an officially failed effort that somehow lives on. On Friday, the crowdfunding site announced that it will issue refunds to donors, citing the campaign’s failure to achieve […]

GoFundMe will refund donations to campaign for Trump's border wall

The GoFundMe campaign for Trump’s border wall is refunding donors.Image: Alex Wong / Getty Images By Victoria Rodriguez2019-01-11 22:20:55 UTC A GoFundMe campaign launched last month to pay for President Trump’s border wall raised over $20 million from more than 300,000 donors. But that wasn’t nearly enough.  Brian Kolfage, the campaign’s founder, assured donors Friday […]

That GoFundMe to build a border wall is issuing $20 million in refunds

A Trump-inspired GoFundMe campaign that raised $20 million ostensibly to build a wall on the southern U.S. border will refund every cent. Run by Brian Kolfage, a veteran with a track record of questionable business practices, the project defied all logistical considerations with its proposal for a “simple and straightforward” plan to build the wall. That […]

Homeless Man Connected to $400,000 Alleged GoFundMe Scam Arrested in Philadelphia

A picture of Katelyn McClure and Johnny Bobbitt Jr. is displayed during a news conference in Mt. Holly, N.J., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018.Photo: Seth Wenig (AP) The Philadelphia Police Department said Wednesday that Johnny Bobbitt Jr., the homeless man linked to an alleged GoFundMe scam that raised more than $400,000, was arrested after he failed […]

Desperate Americans Start GoFundMe Campaigns to Pay For Food and Medicine During Government Shutdown

President Trump, an unindicted co-conspirator and cause of pointless suffering in the United States right now, on January 6, 2019Photo: Getty Images It’s day 19 of President Donald Trump’s government shutdown. And with no end in sight, hundreds of Americans have turned to the crowdfunding website GoFundMe in an effort to pay for basic necessities […]