Paul Krugman Has A Scathing New Nickname For The Trump Administration

In his latest column for The New York Times, Krugman described the people that Trump surrounds himself with as being of “ “Lincoln had a team of rivals; Trump has a team of morons,” he wrote. “Only those with no reputation to lose, generally because they’re pretty bad at what they do” were now willing to serve Trump, he continued, adding “things have gotten even worse and even dumber” and “we haven’t hit bottom yet.” full column here. Download Original …

Meet Lola, the six-clawed lobster

(CNN)There’s always another strange crustacean out there somewhere. blue lobsters and yellow lobsters. Something on YouTube called a Japanese mitten lobster. Giant cannibal shrimp in the Gulf of Mexico and supergiant albino shrimplike creatures off New Zealand. Weighing in at four pounds, Lola has a normal claw on her right side, but on the left has five smaller claws, arranged sort of like the five fingers of a human hand. “This claw deformity is a genetic mutation,” Aimee Hayden-Roderiques, manager …

Robin Williams Didnt Kill Himself: This Person Wants People To Stop Using The Actor As A Suicide Awareness Case

posted his thoughts, saying that “we need to stop using Robin Williams as a case for ‘suicide awareness’” and it quickly went viral. The main thoughts they’ve presented come from a publication in the journal Neurology, written by the actor’s widow, Susan Schneider Williams. Titled ‘We need to stop using Robin Williams as a case for ‘suicide awareness’ Peggy Sirota “Robin was losing his mind and he was aware of it. Can you imagine the pain he felt as he …

Family had to sit on floor of plane

Image caption Paula Taylor says she was given short shrift when she tried to raise the matter with TUI afterwards But once the flight had taken off, crew were busy serving food and other items stored behind those seats and Mr and Mrs Taylor had to go and sit on the floor, in the space their seats should have been. They were joined by Brooke as she did not want to sit alone. The family say they were thanked by …

A salesman tried to dupe Twain. His response? A turn-of-the-century burn of the century.

via The Library of Congress/Wikimedia Commons Prostitution may be the “world’s oldest profession,” but quackery can’t be too far behind. In the 19th century, American medical doctors began to take a scientific approach to practicing medicine, but it didn’t stop the growing number of con artists pushing fake medical cures, elixirs, tonics, and serums across the countryside. These traveling sales people would set up tents and make fire-and-brimstone speeches touting the unbelievable benefits of their products that were said to …

People Rescue A Litter Of Pit Bulls, Notice That One Of Them Has Cinnamon Roll Ears

The world is full of sad stories about neglected animals that were left alone without any food or a proper home. Unfortunately, no matter how hard various shelters and organizations try to stop this terrible behavior, people still manage to abandon all kinds of adorable pets that could be a great new addition to somebody’s family. And even though these unfortunate stories make you doubt your faith in humanity, there are some people in this world who try their best …

Theres An Easy Way To Cut Back On Your Kids Screen Time But You Aren’t Going To Like It

Are you a parent, looking at your kid glued to their iPad or Netflix, wishing they’d perhaps get out the house for a while, take a stroll, or at least look up occasionally? A new study has some advice on how to cut down kids’ screen time, and you may not like it: you need to cut down your own screen time first. It’s widely acknowledged that a major contributor to increasing obesity, especially in young people, is a more …

Why ‘night owls’ may be at higher risk for disease

These are common scenarios for so-called night owls, the yin to the yang that are early birds. They’re typically awake when their neighbors are asleep. But, unfortunately for our nighttime dwellers, those lack of nutritional options can have long-term health effects. MOM RECALLS C-SECTION HORROR AFTER SCAR SPLIT DAYS AFTER BIRTH A new study looked at the negative health impacts of being a night owl, particularly by examining what they’re eating while awake during the wee hours of the morning. …

Director explains menstrual blood scene

“But it was probably the most straightforward scene that we shot because there were six women there and we all know what happens and we all know what to do. “I think that it’s probably one of the few contexts in which I can say normalisation is a good thing, we just need to see that, because it happens to pretty much half of us at some point in our lives and that we’ve not shown it before is probably …

Chris Evans Taunts ‘Smithers’ Lindsey Graham For ‘Shameful 180’ On Trump

Now one of Trump’s staunchest allies, Graham was once one of his sharpest critics.  Tell Donald Trump to go to hell,” Graham told CNN in December 2015.  Evans, a frequent Trump critic on social media, plays Captain America on the big screen. However, his upcoming appearance in the next “Avengers” film will be his last in the role. 

The Composition Of Your Gut Microbiome May Give Away Your Age, Says New Study

Programmers have developed an artificially intelligent algorithm, which they say can predict how old someone is with remarkable precision. All it needs is a sample of an individual’s gut microbiome and it can narrow down their age to within four years, says a study available on the pre-print server bioRxiv, which is currently awaiting peer-review.  Your gut microbiome is a unique ecosystem consisting of trillions of microorganisms – some good, some bad, and some somewhere in-between. And we are only just starting to grasp how …

Kamala Harris Teases Stephen Colbert With 2 Word Answer About Presidential Run

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) did nothing to dampen speculation over whether she’ll run for president in 2020 on Thursday’s broadcast of “The Late Show.” “That’s it. Alright, there you go,” host Stephen Colbert replied. “There’s your headline right there.” that she will announce her candidacy on Martin Luther King Day. Download Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

An actual engineer explains why the wall is ‘a disaster of numerous types waiting to happen.’

Immigration arguments aside, what about the physical logistics of building Trump’s wall along the border? Many pundits, politicians, and ordinary people have offered their opinions on whether or not Trump’s proposed border wall should be built. Most of the time, these discussions revolve around the philosophical and economic issues it raises, but what of the actual, physical building of the wall itself? Enter Amy Patrick, real-life wall expert. In a now viral Facebook post, Patrick explained to those of us …

Mom And Daughters 43 Budget Recreations Of Red-Carpet Looks That Completely Nailed It

“One day, I came across a photo of Rihanna in a blue Molly Goddard gown and decided to repeat her fashion look for my daughter, by using different materials on hand, Alya told Bored Panda. “The publication of that photo got very popular on social media, so I went on making a “dress like a celebrity” photo series and posted them under the “It takes around 10-30 minutes to recreate a celebrity’s look, we use nothing more than plastic, paper, tin …

Lord Hattersley calls for another referendum

Former Irish Prime Minister John Bruton has also said that the UK’s approach to Brexit meant it had decided to “tear up” the Good Friday Agreement. Blocking Brexit could cause “far-right surge” Can Parliament stop a no-deal Brexit? UK faces Brexit ‘paralysis’ – Hunt Kuenssberg: What could change dynamics of Brexit vote? Lord Hattersley, 86, who was due to speak at the People’s Vote rally but pulled out due to illness, told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “I think the …