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Japan’s 1st Lady Claims no Grasp of English to avoid Trump

The first lady of Japan apparently pretended not to speak English to avoid talking to Trump Japan’s first lady Akie Abe’s silence at a recent G-20 summit dinner has left President Trump convinced that she can’t speak English. In an interview with The...

Trump Gives Senior Science Position to Clueless Non-Scientist

Sam Clovis, a former Trump campaign adviser and one-time conservative talk radio host, has no background in the hard sciences, nor any policy experience with food or agriculture. Still, that did not stop President Donald Trump from officially nominating Clovis to the...

Linkin Park Singer Hangs Himself

Chester Bennington is dead: The Linkin Park singer found hanged aged only 41 Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington has died aged 41 after an apparent suicide at home. The Papercut singer was found dead at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles, at...

Russia, Trump, And The Deep State

Let us go out on a limb and posit that World War III, with nuclear exchanges between the U.S. and Russia, would not be a very good thing.  I know, I know, the accusations will come thick and fast that in saying this I am in the pay of a certain foreign power, that I...

Woman Killed By Minneapolis Police Had Called To Report A Rape

Minneapolis city officials released transcripts Wednesday of two 911 calls made by 40-year-old yoga instructor Justine Damond to report what she suspected to be a rape happening near her house shortly before she was killed by police officers outside her home. “I can...

The Museum Of Capitalism

Should capitalism be put in a museum? If you think that’s a good idea, you should visit the Museum of Capitalism (MOC) in Oakland, California. Some might object that this is an outlandish idea, that capitalism is hardly material for a museum in the way communism or...

Trump Ends CIA Program Arming Anti-Assad ‘Rebels’

The covert CIA program training and arming Syrian rebels to fight the government of Bashar al-Assad has been ended by President Trump, U.S. officials tell the Washington Post. The decision to phase out the Obama-era program was reportedly made by Trump during a White...

How Seattle Voted To Tax The Rich

Seattle further cemented its reputation as one of the most progressive cities in the U.S. last week, when its City Council passed a law to tax the rich, sponsored by socialist City Councilmember Kshama Sawant along with Councilmember Lisa Herbold. The law places a...

Poll: Trump Still Beats Clinton

For a president with historically low poll numbers, Donald Trump can at least find solace in this: Hillary Clinton is doing worse. Trump’s 2016 Democratic rival is viewed favorably by just 39 percent of Americans in the latest Bloomberg National Poll, two points lower...

CIA Plans To Destroy Old Files Related To Leaks

A CIA proposal to destroy files deemed no longer of historical importance has been authorized. Critics are questioning how honest the agency will be when it comes to the purging of potentially serious files. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) has...

Three months after the Meethotamulla disaster in Sri Lanka

Last Friday marked three months since the catastrophic collapse of the Meethotamulla garbage dump in Colombo. Angry victims are blaming the government for the loss of lives and for evicting them from the area without providing proper housing or a means of income. The...

Raising The Risk Of WW3

Thomas, the Democratic opposition to Trump continues its mass effort to create a Watergate out of nothing. Some of them think they are right and that what they are saying is true. Some of them think that no matter what the truth is, their charges are helping their...

Tony Blair Admits Jeremy Corbyn Could Be Britain’s Next PM

Former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair has now conceded it is possible Jeremy Corbyn could lead the party to victory and become Britain’s next leader. Blair fell short of endorsing Corbyn ahead of the June 8 general election, making known his hostility to the party’s...

Facial Recognition Coming To Police Body Cameras

Even if the cop who pulls you over doesn’t recognize you, the body camera on his chest just might in the future. Device-maker Motorola announced Monday that would partner with artificial intelligence software startup Neurala to build “real-time learning for a person...

Theresa May To Reprimand Warring Tory MPs As Brexit Splits Cabinet

Prime Minister Theresa May will reprimand feuding Tory MPs for leaking and briefing against one another, Downing Street has said. A civil war is alleged to have broken out in the party over Brexit. May’s spokesperson said she would use a meeting on Tuesday to remind...

Can Theresa May continue to lead the country

‘Shrivelled PM can’t function’: Top Tory claims ‘depressed’ Theresa May ‘struggled to engage’ at recent meeting as leadership challenge rumours grow Tories fear Mrs May might not be able to stick to pledge to stay in Downing...

High School Enacts ‘Digital Detox’ On Students

Officials at a British school announced they will implement strict rules on the technologies students are allowed to use during the day to help stymie addiction to social media, the Guardian reported Monday. The new regulations include limiting activity on mobile...

Senior German Politicians say British are a Joke

Talking to Irish Politicians the German’s say what they really think Senior German politicians told an Oireachtas delegation who travelled to the Bundestag that British politicians are a “disgrace” and their response to Brexit is...

TRUMP Russia Scandal and What is Known So Far

We’ve learned of so much circumstantial evidence, so many odd events, and so many links between Trump advisers and Russia that it can be hard to focus on the instances in which there is tangible information pointing to some specific collusion between them. So far,...

EMails with Russia and fallout a Democratic Plot to unseat Trump

Was the Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort in June of last year the first evidence of possible Trump campaign collusion with Russia — or was she part of a sinister Democratic plot to entrap the Trump campaign? Over the...
California man sentenced to 16 years in prison for killing 21 cats

California man sentenced to 16 years in prison for killing 21 cats

CBS/AP Robert Farmer appears in a San Jose courtroom, December 15, 2015. CBS San Francisco SAN JOSE, Calif.– A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge has actually sentenced a 26-year-old California guy to 16 years in prison for killing 21 felines, a few of...

The Death Penalty for Trump ?

The left and the media are in full-blown panic mode right now. They’re literally losing their collective shit over a “meeting” President Trump’s eldest son had with a Russian lawyer, which amounted to absolutely nothing. This, according to people like Tim Kaine, is...
Lioness Found To Be Nursing Leopard Cub In The Wild

Lioness Found To Be Nursing Leopard Cub In The Wild

This is the very first time ever that a wild lioness has actually been found nuring a leopard cub. JOOP VAN DER LINDE/NDUTU SAFARI LODGE KopeLion, who have actually called her Nosikitok. She recently had two cubs, but the group think they might have died, although...
Aurora May Be Visible In Southern New England, Boston Area Sunday Night

Aurora May Be Visible In Southern New England, Boston Area Sunday Night

BOSTON (CBS) — We are now under a “Geomagnetic Storm Watch” for July 16-17! No, don’t worry, your Sunday beach day is not in jeopardy and there is no need to book your ticket on the next flight out of our solar system just yet. In fact, this is kind of exciting! Let’s...

How to achieve the World We Want – A Discussion

Naomi Klein: I’m Naomi Klein, reporting for The Intercept, and I’m here in London at the Houses of Parliament with Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party, three weeks after the Labour Party in an historic election won many, many more seats than anybody predicted –...
Man skips job interview, jumps off bus to rescue car crash victim

Man skips job interview, jumps off bus to rescue car crash victim

It had just been 7 days considering that he got released from prison, however Aaron Tucker had actually already done the impossible– he landed a task interview.Last Thursday, the 32-year-old from Bridgeport, Connecticut, got up at 5 a.m., got a dress shirt he...

The Trump Transparent Border Walls

ON THURSDAY, PRESIDENT Donald Trump stressed the importance of a particular feature of his proposed border wall: transparency. His reason? Without it, a 60-pound bag of heroin might fly over, and hit an unassuming passerby on the head, striking them dead. The vivid...

UK opens up on Animal Experiments, whilst US Closes Doors

Last month, a London-based group that supports the use of animals in biomedical science began inviting the public to take an unusual digital tour of laboratories at four U.K. research institutions. At LabAnimalTour.org, users can watch a monkey with a bolt in its...

Aras Agalarov is the Russian Version of POTUS Donald Trump.

He’s a billionaire construction magnate who likes shiny and expensive things and built a luxury tower block adorned with his own name: it’s not surprising that people have referred to Aras Agalarov as the Russian Trump. Agalarov and his pop singer son Emin have known...

More Evidence of Trump’s Unfitness for Office

Every week — nearly every day — brings fresh, stomach-churning evidence of President Trump’s unfitness for office. The latest may be the most revolting. Confronted with incontrovertible proof that his son leapt at the prospect of meeting with a “Russian government...

Trudeau, Pence, Elon Musk, and more all in one obscure room

PROVIDENCE — Lately Providence might be known as Crimetown, thanks to a popular podcast about Rhode Island’s largest city. But for two days it could also be called the center of the political universe. With Washington mired in news of the Russia investigations and...

Ten Step Program to Impeach President Trump

It won’t be easy to impeach Donald Trump. No president in American history has ever been convicted on articles of impeachment. Only two presidents so far have been impeached by the House and had that impeachment go to the Senate for trial. The first was Andrew...

Teenagers Cause Malicious Agonising Acid Attacks in Central London

Quite Close to where one of the Author’s of this blog used to live in London, UK London acid attack: two teenagers arrested after series of assaults Teenage boys held on suspicion of GBH and robbery after string of attacks on Thursday night that left one of the...