Tom Hanks makes good on offer to send Saskatoon man a typewriter
Via: buzz-of-the-orient • World News • 3 Comments • 5 months ago
BUZZ NOTE: This is a follow-up story to one I posted a while ago about Tom Hanks sending a typed letter to a Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, typewriter repair man. If you have not read that story,...
Thousands of Israelis protest against Netanyahu, two meters apart
Via: john-russell • World News • 18 Comments • 10 months ago
Jerusalem (CNN)The square in the heart of Tel Aviv was measured and carefully marked off. Every two meters, an X designated a spot where someone could stand under Israel's social distancing...
Time for pointing fingers will come later, Trudeau says as Trump calls out WHO
Via: buzz-of-the-orient • World News • 45 Comments • 10 months ago
There is a triple video as part of this article which I am unable to download, but can be watched by you if you click on the "SEEDED CONTENT" link just below this BUZZ NOTE. It will take you to the...
Boris Johnson Takes A Turn For The Worse
By: john-russell • World News • 19 Comments • 11 months ago
The British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to an ICU ward in a hospital in London. There is speculation he could be placed on a ventilator. The reins of the UK government have been...
Man shot dead for flouting coronavirus rules
Via: john-russell • World News • 24 Comments • 11 months ago
A 63-year-old man has been shot dead by police in the Philippines after he became enraged for being told to wear a facemask, marking the first reported case of authorities shooting a civilian for...
World rejoices as 'pinched fingers' or 'rega' emoji is released
Via: buzz-of-the-orient • World News • 14 Comments • last year
Since the Front Page is taken up 90% by politics, I thought I would try to sneak just a little bit of VARIETY onto it. Perhaps because I'm not an American I'm not quite so obsessed.
Harbin Ice and Snow World opens for winter
Via: buzz-of-the-orient • World News • 1 Comments • 2 years ago
BUZZ NOTE: There is a short video on this article that can be accessed by clicking the "SEEDED CONTENT" link immediately below this note, which will open the source article.
Europe No Longer Hides Its Hostility to Israel
Via: buzz-of-the-orient • World News • 2 Comments • 2 years ago
"The United States stands in solidarity with Israel as Israeli families and cities shelter from rockets fired by Iranian-sponsored Palestinian Islamic Jihad. Israel has every right to defend...