Elevenish Ways to Kill a Peep
Via: sandy-2021492 • Entertainment • 41 Comments • 8 Likes • one month ago
Back on Newsvine, katrix had an Easter tradition of posting Celestina's "Elevenish Ways to Kill a Peep" - part science fair project, part uncomfortable revelation into human nature, all fun. She has been kind enough to share the link with me, so it is our Easter gift to Newstalkers. May you be...
The Passing of a Former Newsviner
By: sandy-2021492 • Farewell to Bluebird Sister • 21 Comments • 9 Likes • one month ago
I know several people here will remember Bluebird Sister from our days together on Newsvine. I am sorry to say, she passed away a few days ago of complications of COPD and a viral infection (not Covid-19). One of her siblings had access to her Facebook account, and asked that we share the news...
Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible are forgeries, investigators say
Via: sandy-2021492 • News & Politics • 20 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 months ago
“The Museum of the Bible admitted Friday that 16 fragments displayed as pieces of the Dead Sea Scrolls, the oldest known surviving copies of the...”
Family 'Ambushed' By Trump Suggestion To Meet With Woman Who Caused Fatal Crash
Via: sandy-2021492 • News & Politics • 24 Comments • 3 Likes • 7 months ago
In a bizarre moment Tuesday that seemed straight out of reality television, President Trump dropped a bombshell on a grieving British family — surprising them with the news that the woman who had killed their son in a car crash was in a nearby room and then urging the family to meet with her.
Virginia doctor could face life in prison for prescribing hundreds of thousands of opioids
Via: sandy-2021492 • News & Politics • 24 Comments • 2 Likes • 8 months ago
“A Virginia doctor could face life in prison at his sentencing next week for prescribing half a million doses of opioids to patients over a two-year...”
Joel Smithers, a 36-year-old father of five, was arrested at his southern Virginia practice in 2017. In May, he was found guilty on more than 800 counts of illegally prescribing drugs, including the oxycodone and oxymorphone that killed a West Virginia woman. Smithers’ mandatory minimum...