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Conservative snowflakes turn rabid over hijab emoji

Conservative snowflakes turn rabid over hijab emoji

Say what you will about the social-justice movement’s tendency toward hyperbole and figurative garment rending, but there is not one absurd over-reaction of which they are capable that their counterparts on the right cannot match or exceed.

Take the reactions …

by July 19, 2017 0 comments News
Video Captures Hero Dog’s Rescue Of Drowning Baby Deer In Long Island Sound

Video Captures Hero Dog’s Rescue Of Drowning Baby Deer In Long Island Sound

This video shows the incredible moment a dog bounded into the water to rescue a drowning young deer.

Mark Freeley had been walking his dogs, Storm and Sara, by the Long Island Sound in New York state on Sunday when …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
Report: R. Kelly Leads ‘Cult,’ Brainwashes Young Women

Report: R. Kelly Leads ‘Cult,’ Brainwashes Young Women

The families of two women accuse R. Kelly of being a "cult"-like leader who preys on aspiring singers to "brainwash" them into sexual servitude.

has been accused of "brainwashing" at least two aspiring female singers into sexual servitude in his …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
Egypt ends visa-free entry for Qatari nationals, insists Doha meets demands

Egypt ends visa-free entry for Qatari nationals, insists Doha meets demands

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi speaks with Kuwait’s Foreign Minister Sabah Al-Khalid al-Sabah in Cairo, Egypt, on July 17, 2017. (Handout via REUTERS/Egyptian Presidency)

Egypt will end visa-free entry for Qatari nationals with some exceptions, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments News
Oakland Athletics absolutely should not trade Sonny Gray, and here are 5 reasons why

Oakland Athletics absolutely should not trade Sonny Gray, and here are 5 reasons why

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The second half of the Major League Baseball season kicked off last night, and the Oakland Athletics beat the defending American League champions at the Coliseum, 5-0, behind a dominant pitching performance from former All-Star hurler Sonny Gray

by July 16, 2017 0 comments News
Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win Fields Medal in mathematics, dies at 40

Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win Fields Medal in mathematics, dies at 40

Maryam Mirzakhani in 2014. (EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY VIA STANFORD UNIVERSITY)

Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who in 2014 became the first woman awarded the Fields Medal, often called the most prestigious prize in mathematics, died July 15. She was 40.…

by July 16, 2017 0 comments Finance
Interview: Seth Rogen discusses comedy, music and his AMC show ‘Preacher’

Interview: Seth Rogen discusses comedy, music and his AMC show ‘Preacher’

AMC’s original series, “Preacher,” is one of the best shows on television. And we know this is true because executive producer, Seth Rogen, said so himself. On Thursday, July 13, guests were invited to LACMA to attend a Film Independent …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
July 15: Settling up with Omar Khadr. Plus other letters to the editor

July 15: Settling up with Omar Khadr. Plus other letters to the editor

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau: ‘The measure of a society – a just society – is not whether we stand up for people’s rights when it is easy or popular to do so, but whether we recognize rights when it is …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Philip Hammond in row over ‘even a woman can drive a train’ jibe

Philip Hammond in row over ‘even a woman can drive a train’ jibe

Philip Hammond appears to have irked the prime minister by making a sexist remark in cabinet, exposing the tensions at the highest level of government.

Reports suggest that in a discussion about transport, the chancellor quipped that driving trains had …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Premiere: Elizabeth Devlin releases music video for ‘Cold Sweat’

Premiere: Elizabeth Devlin releases music video for ‘Cold Sweat’

Hailing from the Big Apple, singer songwriter Elizabeth Devlin has been leaving people spellbound around the world with her extravagant autoharp. Often compared to Joanna Newsom and Coco Rosie, the artist has become one of the most talked about acts …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News