Powerful Snowstorm To Wallop Midwest To Interior Northeast

Powerful Snowstorm To Wallop Midwest To Interior Northeast

A powerful storm system is cutting across the country early this week, bringing a mix of winter precipitation to parts of the Plains, Midwest, and interior Northeast through Thurs…

The Great Placebo scandal

In this blog I am going to have a closer look at an issue that has niggled away at me for a long time. Placebos. In part I was stimulated to write on this following an article that Maryanne Demasi published on the CrossFit site ‘Sometimes a placebo is …

‘Mission: Impossible 7’ filming postponed due to coronavirus outbreak in Italy

Due to a recent COVID-19, or coronavirus, outbreak in Italy, film production of “Mission: Impossible 7” has been put on hold. The studio was scheduled to do a three-week shoot in Venice, Italy, but a surge in coronavirus cases in the country has force…

Senator Sanders Is Wrong on Cuban Education and Healthcare

Marian L. Tupy and Chelsea Follett

The current frontrunner among the contenders vying to become the Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Senator Bernie Sanders (D?VT), sang Cuba’s praises in a recent 60 Minutes interview on CBS. Senator San…

Forget substance, Trump gets the optics he craved in India

US President Donald Trump had plenty of reasons to feel smug after the first day of his two-day visit to India. Despite some simmering disputes between Washington and New Delhi, day one was a triumph of optics. From the moment he touched down on Indian…

Dow Dumps 2,000 Points From Highs & ‘Jawboning’ Is Failing To Halt The Panic

Dow Dumps 2,000 Points From Highs & ‘Jawboning’ Is Failing To Halt The Panic

Update (1350ET): Like a champion boxer who is just past his prime, Trump economic advisor Larry Kudlow took to CNBC early Tuesday afternoon to try and jawbone the…

NY Times admits: President Trump has been widely successful in delivering on immigration promises

President Donald Trump’s fight to reform immigration has been a successful endeavor, the New York Times admitted Monday.The cornerstone of the Trump campaign was immigration reform. As a candidate, he promised to build a border wall, tighten controls …

Making Homer and Virgil optional at Oxford isn’t going to ‘diversify’ Classics studies

When I was in sixth grade, the English teachers at my New York all-girls’ school started revamping the decades-old curriculum. First, they cut The Catcher in the Rye (too masculine), then they cut Jane Eyre (too feminine), and finally, much to my disma…

Dr Susan Crockford: Attenborough’s Arctic betrayal

A new video documenting Sir David Attenborough’s inaccurate claims about climate change and Arctic wildlife blames his apocalyptic language and misleading narrative for the dramatic rise in eco anxiety among young people.

‘No truce with terrorists’: Lavrov condemns US & UN proposals to whitewash terrorists in Idlib, Syria

Any peace talks with militants holed up in the last pockets of resistance in Idlib have nothing to do with human rights – instead, they amount to a capitulation, the Russian foreign minister has said in a swipe at US proposals. Sergey Lavrov made the s…

Humans survived largest known volcanic eruption

Humans survived one of the largest known volcanic events – the Mount Toba super-eruption in Sumatra, Indonesia, 74,000 years ago – new research shows. Some have argued that the eruption caused an extended volcanic winter that disrupted human dispersal …

Her Name Is Madison Harris: White Teenager Murdered by Five Blacks in Biloxi, Mississippi

It’s highly probable were her family to read this, they’d be more outrage at us noticing patterns and documenting who/whom murdered Madison Harris than with her death itself.
She was a white teenager, living in the post-racial society of Biloxi, Missis…

Spousal abuser Amber Heard unlikely to lose ‘Aquaman 2’ role or L’Oreal spokesperson position

Amber Heard is likely going to keep her position as L’Oreal spokesperson and her role as Mera in “Aquaman 2,” since Warner Bros. and L’Oreal are fond of her. All the social media noise against Heard is not enough to persuade Warner Bros. and L’Oreal to…

Trump tears into CNN’s Acosta over network’s coverage: ‘You ought to be ashamed of yourself’

President Donald Trump got into another testy exchange at a media event with CNN White House Correspondent Jim Acosta, with the former saying the network “ought to be ashamed” of itself.During the news conference in New Delhi, India, CNN’s Jim Acosta …

WHO: It’s Too Early To Declare The Coronavirus A Pandemic, But It’s Not To Early To Prepare

The World Health Organization may be at the beginning stage of realizing that centralized planning and authoritative measures are not going to stop the spread of the coronavirus.  WHO says it’s too early to declare this outbreak a pandemic, but they are now urging preparations at the individual level.

Facebook Investigates ‘Suspicious Pro-Sanders Content’

Facebook Investigates ‘Suspicious Pro-Sanders Content’

In recent weeks, Facebook has investigated ‘suspicious content supporting Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’s presidential campaign,’ according to the Wall Street Journal, which notes that t…

Nasa films mystery UFO following the International Space Station for 20 minutes

Cameras on board the International Space Station (ISS) have picked up a strange, cone-shaped object in orbit around Earth. The unexplained object seemingly keeps pace with the space station as the cameras remain locked on it for over 20 minutes. Natura…

Day 1 of Assange’s US extradition hearing: Key facts to know

Opening arguments were made on the first day of the US extradition hearing of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, with the prosecution claiming his leaks risked lives while the defense argued that his case was politically motivated. Monday’s hearing last…

More MH17 leaks: NATO repeatedly reported there was no evidence of Russian Buk in Ukraine

There was a new release of documents by Bonanza Media, Max van der Werff and Yana Yerlashova on Monday morning. They add to the evidence released last week from the files of the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) prosecuting the downing of Malaysia Airline…

BuzzFeed posts list of LGBTQ children’s books ‘every kid deserves in their life’: ‘It’s never too early to teach kids that being queer is totally normal’

Popular digital media company BuzzFeed is known for pushing a left-wing agenda, and it exemplified such a reputation once again over the weekend by publishing a listicle with the social media headline “17 LGBTQ Children’s Books That Every Kid Deserv…

Logistical and Technical Exploration into the Origins of the Wuhan Strain of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

“In summary, somebody was entangled with the evolution of 2019-nCoV coronavirus. In addition to origins of natural recombination and intermediate host, the killer coronavirus probably originated from a laboratory in Wuhan.”

Iranian deputy health minister tests positive for coronavirus – lawmaker claims death toll 4x higher than revealed

Iran’s Deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi has tested positive for coronavirus, Iranian state media has reported. Harirchi has been at the forefront of the country’s response to the outbreak. A spokesperson for Iran’s health ministry confirmed in a te…

Watch: Hillary Clinton Still Blames Russia For Her Loss To Trump

Watch: Hillary Clinton Still Blames Russia For Her Loss To Trump

Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News,

Despite a 3 year long investigation that turned up precisely nothing, and a failed impeachment show trial, Hillary Clinton is STILL…

Green Cards for Skilled Indian Workers Drop in 2019, Despite More Petitions by Employers for Them

David Bier

Indian skilled workers received just 10 percent of the available green cards in 2019—down from 14 percent in 2018—even as the share of petitions filed for Indians by employers increased from 50 percent to 53 percent. Because this disparity …