When Iran Took Americans Hostage, Bernie Backed Iran’s Defenders
Via: Jasper2529 • We the People • 41 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 weeks ago
“But Democratic voters today concerned above all with defeating Donald Trump and the electability of their prospective presidential candidate need...”
When the villain is Obama, not Trump, news suddenly becomes not worth reporting
Via: Jasper2529 • Op/Ed • 47 Comments • 4 Likes • 3 months ago • LOCKED
“Using, or ignoring, facts in accordance with whether they create the desired impression is the principal agenda of today’s media.”
Microsoft Japan Says Four-Day Work Week Boosted Productivity 40%
Via: Jasper2529 • Health, Science & Technology • 30 Comments • 4 Likes • 3 months ago • LOCKED
“Japan has been struggling to bring down some of the world’s longest working hours as it confronts a labor shortage and rapidly aging population.”
Dumpster Full of Books Outside Chicago High School Sparks Outcry
Via: Jasper2529 • Books • 4 Comments • 2 Likes • 7 months ago
“Hundreds of books, including titles like "The Great Gatsby" and "Hiroshima," were found in a dumpster outside of Senn High School on Chicago’s...”
A dumpster full of classic books seen outside a Chicago Public Schools high school this week has sparked an outcry on social media. A photo posted to an Andersonville Facebook group showed hundreds of books, including titles like "The Great Gatsby" and "Hiroshima," tossed in a dumpster outside...
'Tanks' a lot: Trump 4th of July celebration isn't first time armored vehicles have rumbled into Washington
Via: Jasper2529 • News & Politics • 104 Comments • 3 Likes • 8 months ago • LOCKED
“The U.S. tradition of military parades dates back to the Civil War era.”
Tanks rumbled down Pennsylvania Avenue for Dwight Eisenhower's inaugural parade in 1953. John F. Kennedy deployed them eight years later – as well as missiles. Even a 1939 visit by England's King George VI prompted a splashy display of armored hardware rolling through the nation's capital....
These dogs are getting a cancer vaccine. If it works, humans could be next
Via: Jasper2529 • Cancer: Research, Survivors, Friends • 38 Comments • 8 Likes • 8 months ago
“"Cancer is actually the leading cause of death in adult dogs," Thamm says. "They develop these tumors spontaneously as a result of old age in a way...”
If you ask most experts in the cancer community, creating a wide-ranging vaccine that prevents tumors like we prevent infectious diseases is damn near impossible. The idea may be tantalizing, but study after study over the past several decades has taught doctors that cancer is personal....
Fox News beats CNN, MSNBC combined in ratings, tops all of cable
Via: Jasper2529 • News & Politics • 9 Comments • 2 Likes • 8 months ago
“Fox News Channel attracted more prime-time viewers than CNN and MSNBC combined last week, adding to its streak as the most-watched basic cable...”
Fox News Channel attracted more prime-time viewers than CNN and MSNBC combined last week, adding to its streak as the most-watched basic cable network. Fox News averaged 2.3 million viewers during the hours of 8-11 p.m. ET from June 10-16, while MSNBC finished second with an average of 1.5...