Donald Trump’s Racist ‘Immigration Crime’ Hotline Flooded With Calls About Space Aliens! And Twitter Egged On The Trolling!

April 30, 2017

… any of you need to report space aliens to our government, please call their hotline: 1-855-48-VOICE. Here are some of their Most Wanted: Steven Santos (@stevensantos) April 27, 2017 IF YOU SEE ANY SUSPICIOUS KLINGONS, CARDASSIANS, ROMULANS, FARENGI, SAY SOMETHING Toll free hotline # is 1-855-48-VOICE (1-855-488-6423) Skepacabra (@Skepacabra) April 27, 2017 In case you want to share your X-Files fan fiction with DHS… 1-855-48-VOICE …


Inside the stealthy club for entrepreneurs who want to change the world

April 26, 2017

… Sorkin (L) and Dr. Mehmet Oz bowling before the Kairos Global Summit’s welcome dinner at the Rockefeller Estate. Image: Brad Barket/Getty Images for Kairos Society Over three days in late April, the summit brings together promising young entrepreneurs, government leaders, investors and some of the most powerful executives in the country. Random encounters between the rich and powerful are just part of the scene. Unlikely a mix though it is Hayden was apparently a bit tense after meeting …


Child protection scheme for Scottish sport ‘not working’ – BBC News

April 26, 2017

The Scottish government plans to have new legislation in place by 2019. Who needs to undergo background checks? But the committee said it believed action needed to be taken now to strengthen the PVG scheme and to ensure “unsuitable people” were prevented from doing regulated work. It also called for a strengthening of the “minimum operating requirements” that sport governing bodies are required to meet in relation to child protection. And it recommended that future …


CNN 10 – April 24, 2017

April 24, 2017

… even if you could get there, you probably wouldn’t be allowed inside the base, unless you’re part of the Russian government or military. The nation is one of several countries that have claimed parts of the Arctic as their own. And while a decision on what territory belongs to which country could be years away. Russia is moving forward by building installations in the region. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) BRIAN TODD, CNN CORRESPONDENT (voice-over): On a frozen wind-swept expanse in the Arctic, …


Football favorite Rob Gronkowski crashes White House press briefing

April 21, 2017

… @ClayTravis @RobGronkowski @Patriots That’s pathetic….cameos during daily White House press briefings? Our government is a joke…there’s a time & place. Again..just pathetic Jason Brodie (@JasonBrodie7) April 19, 2017 @thehill Oh, @RobGronkowski – bad form, dude. First that you went to the WH, second that you gave @PressSec some levity in his serious shit show. Chaugh (@chaugh58) April 19, 2017 Do you think Spicer took Gronk up on that help after the …


Congress invited to light up for a 420 ‘joint session’

April 19, 2017

… be passing out joints on non-federal land since the city of D.C. allows possession of a small amount of marijuana, but the federal government does not. SEE ALSO: Liquor sales haven’t dropped where weed is legal, and people still go out, new analysis says The giveaway is part of the first annual congressional “joint session” to urge lawmakers to pass cannabis reform and reschedule the drug, which is currently a Schedule I controlled substance along with heroin and LSD. The 420 …


Deported to Mexico: Who is the US kicking out?

April 18, 2017

Mexico City (CNN)Maria Perez hasn’t seen her grandson since he was a little boy. On her cell phone she keeps a video of that day. It shows 8-year-old Eduardo Hernandez hugging her goodbye. Now Hernandez is 21 and walking through the frosted glass doors at Mexico City’s international airport. …


Ban on council park fun run fees proposed in England – BBC News

April 15, 2017

Ministers will also examine whether the plans should be extended to other organisers of fun runs, and to different users of parks such as professional dog walkers and personal trainers. The consultation says: “Local authorities quite legitimately charge for a variety of different events and specific activities that take place in local parks… “However, the government does not consider it appropriate for a local authority to charge a volunteer community seeking to provide a …


CNN 10 – April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

… recently in recent years often by Islamic militants. The terrorists group ISIS, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, said it was responsible for Sunday’s bombings. Condemnations of the attacks, condolences for the victims and support for Egypt’s government came in from political and religious worldwide. Meanwhile, police in Sweden say a man suspected in participating in a terrorist attack there had shown sympathy to extremist groups, including ISIS. Another suspect has also been …


CNN 10 – April 7, 2017

April 7, 2017

… Newsquiz. 1. In what nation would you find the city of Mocoa, which was recently struck by a deadly mudslide following torrential rain in the area? 2. What animal, which is commonly found in Florida, did the U.S. government recently reclassify as threatened instead of endangered? 3. The U.S. Fire Administration is part of what American government agency? 4. In what Russian city did an apparent terrorist attack take place in a subway on Tuesday? 5. What war-torn nation is the newest country …


Here’s what Kendall Jenner said about that Pepsi commercial before any of us saw it

April 6, 2017

… the cherry on top of this absolute, complete fiasco. And you thought it couldn’t get any better. Just wait until we find out that Steve Bannon once took a side-gig home-schooling the Jenners in Civics and government. At this point, it’s not something you could entirely rule out. WATCH: Here are the funniest reactions to Kendall Jenner’s terrible ‘woke’ Pepsi ad More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWML Developer Twitworkz Agency Monthly (with …


Anti-corruption protests continue across Russia

April 3, 2017

… stunning’ But despite the detentions and efforts by the government to prevent unrest, the movement, which largely reflects the disillusion of the younger generation fed up with endemic corruption, inequality and lack of accountability and opportunities, doesn’t seem to lose momentum. Sergey Pravov, a young geologist who was among those arrested last week, said young people are “tired of the impunity of officials and their children and relatives who can get away with …


Trump signing climate rollback at EPA adds insult to injury

March 29, 2017

… Evans (@Wallacewriter) March 27, 2017 The Trump administration says the order will simply prioritize the EPA’s focus on clean air and water while winding down “job-killing” policies designed to reduce emissions contributing to global warming. A White House official briefed on the plan told CNN that Trump officials believe the government can “serve the environment and increase energy independence at the same time.” Trump’s supporters have said the coming …


Hoverboard fires are still a problem, so here’s another product recall to remind you

March 26, 2017

… while hoverboards have mostly fallen off the list of cool tech toys, it’s clear that hoverboard companies are still using celebrities to draw attention to the devices. Hopefully, this new recall, which covers roughly 500 devices, isn’t the first of a new wave of recalls, but it definitely underscores the government’s renewed attention to hoverboards in the wake of the recent hoverboard fire deaths. All that said, hoverboards may be corny, but no, they aren’t actually …


Maxine Waters isn’t sure why millennials love her, but she sure loves them

March 26, 2017

Image: Applewhite/AP/REX/Shutterstock Congresswoman Maxine Waters is not one to mince words. “Get ready for impeachment,” she recently tweeted, to the tune of 104,000 likes. Waters’ tweet came after FBI Director James Comey’s testimony in front of Congress this week about the Trump campaign being investigated for their ties with Russian government officials. “[Trump] has no self-control . . . I don’t think he can even do the cover up,” Waters (D-CA) …


This ‘rogue’ national park Twitter account wasn’t so rogue after all, emails show

March 25, 2017

… (@DRUMR48) January 24, 2017 @GoldenGateNPS @NASA @NOAA Thank you for your service. We will fight for you. Greg van Eekhout (@gregvaneekhout) January 24, 2017 Thanks to its tweets on climate change, Golden Gate was hailed as a beacon of resistance shining from within the federal government itself alongside Badlands National Park’s Twitter account. Rallying around the Park Service makes sense, too, considering other concurrent events. The service itself was on-edge after the …


Ex-spies weigh in on Russian hacking allegations

March 24, 2017

(CNN)President Donald Trump’s campaign and its alleged ties to Russia has been a big part of the political conversation this week. Russia’s interest in the United States is not new. During the Cold War, Russian agents were planted on US soil to spy on the country, and many of them were caught by the FBI. CNN spoke to KGB and FBI agents about the Russia hacking allegations and how espionage has changed over the years. Jack Barsky …


Justin Trudeau selfies will be harder to come by with this new rule

March 22, 2017

… to the cutout orders, including a rush order from a Pennsylvania company for $147.79 last June. (That very prestigious company is When the CBC contacted the business owner he said they’ve sold up to 20 Trudeaus. Emails also showed government employees called the Trudeau cutouts a “hoot” and predicted the replicas would make for “some serious selfie action.” Not anymore. But on the bright side, none of the best-selling replicas on …


Looking back on the political gambles of May and Sturgeon – BBC News

March 19, 2017

… stone by roughly the Autumn of 2018, six months before the conclusion of the two-year Article 50 “window” – or at least by the end of said window in Spring 2019. But the Westminster government contend that there will only be an informed view of the post-Brexit Union some time after the UK has actually left the EU, once trade deals have been hammered out and the new arrangements have had time to “bed in”. They don’t want to get into speculation about what year …


Gordon Brown: ‘Holyrood should gain Brexit powers’ – BBC News

March 18, 2017

… country. Prime Minister Theresa May has responded by saying “now is not the time” for such a vote, as her government focuses on securing a good Brexit deal for the whole of the UK. Related Topics Scottish independence Nicola Sturgeon Gordon Brown Brexit More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWP Tweet Machine PRO Developers – 10 Clients WP Link Shield Pro WP Link Shield – The only cloaker to protect you from commission lossesFlick Overlay Club 6m InstaVidioPro …


China’s police have started shooting down UAVs with drone-killing rifles

March 17, 2017

… arrested for flying a DJI Mavic Pro dangerously near civilian airliners. And in Hong Kong, three operators were arrested for flying a drone over a Formula E event. Operators of drones that are more than 7kg have to be licensed, according to draft law issued by the Civil Aviation Administration of China in 2015. Rules are generally more relaxed in rural China than in urban, built-up areas, but drones must keep out of restricted airspace and follow rules set by the military and the government. The …


#TwitterHouse 2016 was about politics. In @realDonaldTrump’s America, it’s everything else

March 16, 2017

… Twitter’s much smaller presence at SXSW featured only a house a little far off the path of the main SXSW action. But they had a panel discussion with Ted Cruz’s digital director, among other political figures. The event was coordinated by Twitter’s policy and government team. “That was not run by the events team,” Weinstein said. “At the time it was what’s going on. The theme is its what happening. We’re focused more around pop culture.” …


What Really Happens At Chinas Biggest Annual Political Gathering

March 14, 2017

A sea of jargon and acronyms Every year, the Chinese government organizes a series of meetings in Beijing to approve new laws and amendments and confirm leadership positions. The event is called the ( or in Chinese) because it comprises two major gatherings: the , or NPC, and the , or CPPCC. The NPC, sometimes called , has around , many of whom are government officials and representatives from around the country, or serve as military leaders. Most of the delegates are members of the Communist …