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  • Finance Minister of German state commits suicide after worrying over coronavirus COVID-19 economic crisis

    03/29/2020 11:38:03 AM PDT · by RomanSoldier19 · 34 replies
    zee news. / msn ^ | 3/29/2020 | rovided by Zee News via msn
    Frankfurt Am Main: Thomas Schaefer, the finance minister of Germany's Hesse state, has committed suicide apparently after becoming "deeply worried" over how to cope with the economic fallout from the coronavirus, state premier Volker Bouffier said Sunday (March 29, 2020).
  • Family Desperate to Find Newlywed Virginia Couple Who Were Severely Burned by New Zealand Volcano

    12/09/2019 4:19:56 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 54 replies
    KTLA ^ | 12/09/2019
    Barbara Barham told The Washington Post on Monday that daughter Lauren Urey, 32, and husband Matthew Urey, 36, were on their honeymoon. Barham said the couple from Richmond, Virginia, had plans to visit a live volcano and weren’t concerned about possible eruptions. Barham said she got a call sometime later from Royal Caribbean asking if she’d heard from her daughter. Then Matthew Urey’s mother called and relayed a distressing voicemail from her son. Matthew Urey’s message said “there had been a volcano eruption and they were burned very bad,” Barham said. Tourists had been exploring the moon-like surface of White...
  • 2ndDivisionVet has passed away

    11/10/2019 9:33:59 AM PST · by Vendome · 1,071 replies
    Vanity | 10/10/2019 | Vendome
    I received word from 2ndDivisionVet wife that he passed away. I am not using his real name here out of respect but, will ping his handle and his wife can if she would like. I didn't ask what he died from but, knowing him for better than 10 years, I knew of medical conditions and a few terrible Operations he had. He was a wonderful human being who cared deeply for his fellow Americans and the ideals that make this country so great that people the world over want to come here and be free, live in liberty and be...
  • Holly O’Donnell, abortion industry whistleblower, has passed away

    11/05/2019 4:25:28 PM PST · by Morgana · 11 replies
    LIVE ACTION NEWS ^ | October 2, 2018 | Kelli
    The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) announced the death of Holly O’Donnell in a Facebook post yesterday. Holly, a former fetal tissue procurement technician for StemExpress turned whistleblower, was instrumental in several of the Center for Medical Progress’s investigations for its Human Capital project and Eyewitness Testimony footage. She was 27 years old. CMP wrote lovingly of Holly in a post, which reads, in part: After fighting multiple severe medical challenges, Holly passed from this life this weekend. She was 27 years old and leaves behind many friends and fellow travelers who loved her dearly and will miss her terribly....
  • Kaia Gerber is the SPITTING image of her supermodel mother Cindy Crawford as she celebrates..

    09/07/2019 8:18:00 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 75 replies
    daily mail ^ | 9/7/2019 | KELLIE CHUDZINSKI FOR DAILYMAIL.COM
    She turned 18 earlier this week and is finding time to celebrate in the middle of New York Fashion Week. And Kaia Gerber looked the spitting image of her supermodel mother Cindy Crawford as she headed to her birthday bash at New York's The Edition Hotel, on Friday night, alongside her friends and family. The 18-year-old runway star showed off her model figure in a leather dominatrix-inspired Versace ensemble.
  • 12-year-old triplets in as a BIRTHDAY PRESENT for Jeffrey Epstein to abuse, unsealed documents claim

    08/19/2019 5:04:22 PM PDT · by MNDude · 55 replies
    ...French girls, believed to be sisters, were a gift from Epstein's longtime acquaintance and frequent guest Jean-Luc Brunel. 'Jeffrey bragged after he met them that they were 12-year-olds and flown over from France because they're really poor over there, and their parents needed the money or whatever the case is and they were absolutely free to stay and flew out,' Giuffre said. She said she saw the three girls with her own eyes and that Epstein had repeatedly described to her how the girls had massaged him and performed oral sex on him. They were flown back to France the...
  • Osteens attend LGBTQ-themed Lady Gaga concert

    06/29/2019 7:25:40 AM PDT · by rktman · 57 replies ^ | 6/29/2019 | unknown
    Megachurch speaker and author Joel Osteen and his wife Victoria were among a number of celebrities, including drag queens, actors and music industry personalities, who attended the “SiriusXM and Pandora Present Lady Gaga at the Apollo” concert on Monday night in New York City. The two posed on the carpet for a photograph next to a SiriusXM/Pandora/Lady Gaga backdrop, which is posted online. “Are you ready to [expletive] party tonight? Are we making history?” Gaga, whose real name is Stefani Germanotta, asked the crowd as she opened the show, according to the New York Daily News. The popular music streaming...
  • Ex-Fiancee to Be Charged With Killing Missing Texas Girl After Blood, Signs of Decay Found

    05/13/2019 1:50:07 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 10 replies
    KTLA ^ | 13 May 2019
    A little more than a week ago, the man who was watching 4-year-old Maleah Davis told police he, the young girl and her brother were abducted by three Hispanic men who knocked him unconscious. When he awoke on the side of a road after nearly 24 hours, he said the young girl wasn’t there. Footage shows Maleah never left the apartment
  • The heartbreaking story of Laika; the first dog into outer space

    04/27/2019 2:33:19 AM PDT · by vannrox · 21 replies ^ | 15jan19 | tim
    Posted on January 15, 2019 by tim On November 3rd, 1957 a space rocket was launched from Baikonur which brought a Sputnik-2 satellite to the Earth orbit. This was the second man made space ship on the Earth orbit. And differently from its predecessor it was a much complex ship. It’s weight was just around a half ton. It looked like a conical capsule of 4 meter tall. It had a few chambers for scientific devices, radio, telemetric system, program module and a system to support temperature and air to the cabin. But most importantly this was a first space ship with...
  • Really enjoying the stealth censorship here.

    04/23/2019 12:01:31 AM PDT · by Secret Agent Man · 121 replies
    This place is getting more like facebook and twitter, stealthly deleting posts for not stated reasons. Sometimes whole topics. You don't know they're gone until you browse your comments and find they don't exist anymore. Way to go censors. 20+ year guy here and i will say this is a new level of low. Read it while you can, i am sure whoever's deleting comments tonight will not want to have this out there.
  • Stunning Survey Shows Half Of Americans Don’t Know All First Amendment Freedoms(and more)

    03/21/2019 12:17:19 PM PDT · by rktman · 33 replies ^ | 3/21/2019 | Unknown
    Nearly 6 in 10 Americans believe the First Amendment is under threat, according to a new survey, yet a large portion of respondents couldn’t correctly name what the amendment protects. Of the 2,000 adults who took part in the poll, half thought that “liberty” is one of the five freedoms protected by the First Amendment, while nearly half (49 percent) believed “the pursuit of happiness” was included. Thankfully, only 3 percent named “life” as one of the protected freedoms. What’s more, barely more than a quarter (26 percent) of participants knew how many amendments even comprise the Bill of Rights....
  • 10 Days of Eating Fat, for My Mental Health

    01/28/2018 6:22:52 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 75 replies
    New York Magazine ^ | JANUARY 26, 2018 | Susie Neilson
    It’s January, which means there’s still time to curb your existential dread about the passing of time with a few resolutions. Why not try a new diet? You could go Mediterranean, vegan, DASH — or you could just eat bacon and eggs and butter for the rest of the year. Perhaps you’ve heard of this bacon-based weight-loss plan: It’s called the ketogenic diet. And while it’s not without its critics, over the last few years “keto” has attracted throngs of devout followers who bless the diet for its fat-torching properties, claiming immense weight loss while maintaining energy and fullness. Keto...
  • Young firefighter suffers irreversible brain damage after battling wildfires

    09/03/2018 10:18:17 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 12 replies
    katu ^ | 09/02/2018
    Miller Timber Services says he was part of a hand crew who dug fire containment lines and helped with fire mop-up duties. He was contracted out to Garner Complex Fire in southern Oregon in July; he even spent his 20th birthday on the fire line. Most recently, he battled the Horns Mountain Fire in south Washington before returning home last Monday. The next day, his parents say his roommates found him unconscious in his apartment. He hasn't woken up since, leaving his parents with an impossible decision. … His parents say when Eric came home, he developed pneumonia which then...
  • I Regret Having My Child Because I Miss The Life I Could Have Had

    07/31/2018 9:54:28 AM PDT · by Simon Green · 118 replies
    Your Tango ^ | 07/30/18 | Lola Stark
    Selfish? Totally. I have one boy. He’s the most special of all special boys and handsome as can be. But he’s autistic. .... All the incidentals and help my friends have, I do not. All the typical milestones my friends get to enjoy and show off, I do not. Before I met my husband, I dreamt of a life similar to that of Carrie Bradshaw on Sex and the City. I know — it’s nauseating for me, too — but that’s the time I grew up in. I wanted to be a writer, living in NYC, in a fabulous apartment,...
  • My sad mind about America

    07/17/2018 5:57:43 PM PDT · by HiTech RedNeck · 113 replies
    Jul 17, 2018 | Htrn
    I am sad for America
  • McCain urges Senate to reject Haspel’s nomination

    05/09/2018 8:03:57 PM PDT · by libh8er · 95 replies
    Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) came out against Gina Haspel, President Trump’s nominee to be CIA director, on Wednesday after her confirmation hearing in the Senate. In a break with President Trump, McCain urged his Senate colleagues to vote against Haspel, charging that "her refusal to acknowledge torture’s immorality is disqualifying." McCain said Haspel in speaking to the Senate Intelligence Committee failed to address his concerns about her role in an enhanced interrogation program during the George W. Bush administration. The methods used in that program are now widely regarded as torture. Haspel cannot afford to lose any additional Republican support....
  • California man offers truck, kidney to anyone who can help save dying wife

    05/09/2018 3:42:11 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 15 replies
    Fox ^ | 9 May 2018 | Kaitlyn Schallhorn
    In a plea to Facebook users last week, Verlon Robinson offered to give up his 2004 Dodge pickup truck and a tent trailer to anyone who would be willing to donate a piece of their liver to his sick wife. In the post, he added a postscript and said he has “good kidneys” and would also be willing to “throw in one.” ...So Verlon Robinson is taking matters into his own hands. He has asked that anyone who has O-positive or O-negative blood type to apply to the UCSF Medical Center to see if they could qualify to donate a...
  • 'Arrogant' woman with 'genuine affection for weapons' caught with stash of guns in her home

    01/20/2018 2:32:35 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 67 replies
    Self-professed 'weapons expert' Nigelle Von De Bar Baskerville had a live revolver in a book and another stored under a stepA “cavalier” woman with a “genuine affection for weapons” was caught with five illegal firearms – including a revolver stashed in a book – and more than 700 unlawful rounds of live ammunition in her home. Nigelle Von De Bar Baskerville, 55, from Powys , who referred to herself as an expert in weapons, was jailed at Cardiff Crown Court after admitting a string of firearms offences. Opening the case, prosecutor Nigel Fryer said: “She had a hoard of weapons.”...
  • Bender's NFL LIVE THREAD Week 15

    12/12/2017 9:06:31 AM PST · by Impy · 89 replies
    Bender's NFL LIVE THREAD Week 15 Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 (All times Eastern) Denver at Indianapolis 8:25 pm NFLN (& NBC) Lucas Oil Stadium Saturday, Dec 16, 2017 Chicago at Detroit 4:30 pm NFLN Ford Field L.A. Chargers at Kansas City 8:25 pm NFLN Arrowhead Stadium Sunday, Dec 17, 2017 Arizona at Washington 1:00 pm FOX FedEx Field Baltimore at Cleveland 1:00 pm CBS FirstEnergy Stadium Cincinnati at Minnesota 1:00 pm CBS U.S. Bank Stadium Green Bay at Carolina 1:00 pm FOX Bank of America Stadium Houston at Jacksonville 1:00 pm FOX EverBank Field Miami at Buffalo 1:00 pm CBS...
  • Bender's NFL LIVE THREAD Week 13

    11/28/2017 9:14:10 AM PST · by Impy · 85 replies
    Bender's NFL LIVE THREAD Week 13 Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 (All times Eastern) Washington at Dallas 8:25 pm NFLN (& NBC) AT&T Stadium Sunday, Dec 3, 2017 Denver at Miami 1:00 pm FOX Hard Rock Stadium Detroit at Baltimore 1:00 pm FOX M&T Bank Stadium Houston at Tennessee 1:00 pm CBS Nissan Stadium Indianapolis at Jacksonville 1:00 pm CBS EverBank Field Kansas City at N.Y. Jets 1:00 pm CBS MetLife Stadium Minnesota at Atlanta 1:00 pm FOX Mercedes-Benz Stadium New England at Buffalo 1:00 pm CBS New Era Field San Francisco at Chicago 1:00 pm CBS Soldier Field Tampa Bay...