Friday, July 3, 2020
The New York Times published an op-ed Friday that blamed evangelical Christians for the coronavirus pandemic. The argument, by journalist and author Katherine Stewart, is that because religious voters supported Trump, that means he governs without regard for science. US President Donald Trump (C) stands in a prayer circle during a meeting with African-American leaders in the…
Rish is an entrepreneur and investor. Previously, he was a VC at Gradient Ventures (Google’s AI fund), co-founded a fintech startup building an analytics platform for SEC filings and worked on deep-learning research as a graduate student in computer science at MIT. It was not long ago that the world watched World Chess Champion Garry…
There are plenty of reasons Elizabeth Warren will never be president, and most of them have to do with the fact she’s an unappealing person. Warren’s not terribly bright, blatantly dishonest, scoldy and school-marmish, a flaming phony, and has less charisma than a bowl of bran. Setting that aside, let’s not forget that for a…
President Donald Trump explained Thursday why he hired former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton as a National Security adviser, despite disagreeing with him on many foreign policy issues. The president commented during an interview with the Wall Street Journal: The only thing I liked about Bolton was that everybody thought he was crazy. And frankly, when…
By STAFF REPORTS&nbsp|&nbsp Posted: Wed 10:47 PM, Mar 25, 2020 &nbsp|&nbsp Updated: Thu 3:40 AM, Mar 26, 2020 MONTGOMERY, Ala. Coffee County has recorded its first case of coronavirus as the number around Alabama soared Wednesday. There are now 440 cases statewide, up substantially nearly 200, and the result of additional testing. Also Wednesday, additional…
Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has released 1,700 inmates from county facilities and is ordering gun stores in the county closed. Fox 11 reports the gun store closures are part of the coronavirus stay-at-home order while the release of the inmates is an attempt to slow the spread of the virus in county facilities. Villanueva is the…
Northeastern China’s Jilin City has imposed a partial lockdown after recording seven new Chinese coronavirus cases in the past 48 hours, provincial health authorities announced Wednesday. The news follows reports on Monday that leaders of nearby Shulan – like Jilin City, located in Jilin province – declared the city to be in “wartime control mode” after a…
It’s scary, living with a killer virus that has completely upended our lives for who knows how long. It’s very easy to feel helpless in the face of it all, to throw up one’s hands. Don’t do this, says Marc Andreessen in thoughtful new essay published today to the site of his venture firm, Andreessen…
Actress Rita Wilson, the wife of Tom Hanks, has been spending her time in coronavirus isolation reading, singing, and playing Gin Rummy. In her latest effort to stop herself from going stir crazy as she recovers from COVID-19, the actress posted an Instagram video in which she raps along to the 1992 single “Hip Hop…