Fox News host Sean Hannity is calling for a virtual police state of armed ex-cops and military to “surround” schools and shopping malls to prevent mass shootings. “Every school,” Hannity said. “Secure the perimeter of those schools. Equip them with retired police and military, they should be on every floor of every school.” Retired police […]
One week after President Donald Trump launched ― then recalled ― a military strike on Iran, Congress is expected to vote Friday on a measure that would force Trump to seek authorization before any future military action. If it passes, it would be a rare step by Congress to address the largely unchecked presidential power […]
Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) on Tuesday called on the Federal Trade Commission to hold YouTube accountable for any potential violations of federal law meant to protect the privacy of children, while urging the government to enact sweeping changes to prevent the social media giant from mishandling the lucrative data of its underage users. Markey’s comments […]
For months, Mastercard has tried to suffocate the creation of an internal committee that would monitor payments to white supremacists and far-right extremists. But on Tuesday, renegade shareholders will finally force a vote on the matter during the company’s annual shareholder meeting. Like most credit card companies, Mastercard is hesitant to surrender profits by blocking […]
As Air Force One flew high over the North Atlantic Ocean last week, White House aide Kellyanne Conway typed out tweets attacking Joe Biden and other Democratic presidential candidates — possibly generating Hatch Act violations beyond those a federal ethics office on Thursday recommended she be fired for. Two hours after the modified 747 took off […]
Long John Silver – Treasure Island The one-legged quartermaster from Treasure Island is your quintessential cunning seadog – a man who appears friendly and kind but will ruthlessly cut down even his own crew if they get in his way. Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic also feature several real-life pirates, including Blackbeard and Edward England.