Author Archives: Angel - NYC

Baltimore’s Confederate statues under tarps as Trump, Stonewall Jackson descendants weigh in

The Baltimore Sun – by Colin Campbell BALTIMORE — The Confederate monuments taken down in Baltimore remained out of sight Thursday, relegated to a city-owned lot under tarps and police protection, but not out of mind for many, particularly President … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Destroying Symbols: Where Does It End?

National Review – by R Kyle Smith The orgiastic glee with which protesters tore down, then beat up, a century-old monument to a generic Confederate soldier in Durham, N.C., this week was alarming. The mob seemed to have lost control … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

Six Flags Over Texas will not remove Confederate flag

Chron –  by  Fernando Alfonso III Six Flags Over Texas has flown the Confederate States of America flag since the park opened in 1961, and that is not going to change despite growing pressure around the country following the violence in Charlottesville. The “Stars … Continue reading

Posted in News | 3 Comments

How a protein diet killed a young mum

Perth Now A FIT and healthy Mandurah mother’s use of protein supplements has been blamed for contributing to her sudden death at the age of just 25. Meegan Hefford was taking protein shakes and eating protein-rich foods, such as lean … Continue reading

Posted in News | 3 Comments

Texas ‘bathroom bill’ dies in special legislative session

Reuters AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Texas measures criticized as being discriminatory for limiting transgender people’s access to bathrooms in schools and public buildings died on Tuesday, as the House adjourned and ended its special legislative session. Business leaders and civil … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

Mike ‘Enoch’ Peinovich, Upper East Side Neo-Nazi, Was Behind Charlottesville Rally

Patch – by Simone Wilson UPPER EAST SIDE, NY — One of the leaders of the deadly “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend was Mike Peinovich, aka “Mike Enoch,” a popular neo-Nazi blogger and podcaster who … Continue reading

Posted in News, Videos | 7 Comments

Blast balls, pepper spray: Protesters, police clash in downtown Seattle

KOMO News SEATTLE – Police and a small group of counter-protesters clashed in downtown Seattle on Sunday. The counter-protesters carrying signs opposing hate and the KKK marched on Westlake Park on Sunday to meet a smaller group at a pro-Trump … Continue reading

Posted in News, Videos | 1 Comment

Texas police find 17 undocumented immigrants inside locked tractor-trailer

Valley Central EDINBURG, Texas — Police found 17 undocumented immigrants inside of a locked tractor-trailer in Texas on Sunday morning, according to Edinburg Police Department police Chief David White. Police say the undocumented immigrants may have been locked inside of the … Continue reading

Posted in News | 3 Comments

Virginia Gov. Declares State of Emergency as White Nationalist Rally Turns Violent

NBC News CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Fights erupted and multiple people were injured when a car plowed through a crowd Saturday as white nationalists and counter-protesters violently clashed here — prompting Charlottesville police and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe to declare a … Continue reading

Posted in News, Videos | 15 Comments

Trump thanks Putin for slashing U.S. diplomatic staff

Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for ordering the United States to slash its diplomatic staff in Russia, remarks likely to rekindle criticism of Trump’s kid-gloves handling of Putin. Breaking nearly … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Ivanka Trump is opening a stand-alone store in NYC this fall

AOL After months of stores dropping her line, a mass viral movement called #GrabYourWallet that encouraged people to boycott her line and a rather horrific report on the conditions at a Chinese factory where her line is manufactured, Ivanka Trump’s eponymous label has chosen to … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Solar eclipse 2017: how the solar power industry is prepping for a huge sunlight blip

Vox – by Annette Choi The total solar eclipse passing over the United States on August 21 is going to be disruptive. Authorities are predicting huge traffic jams, strained cellphone networks, and insufficient bathrooms for the masses driving to the center of … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Glen Campbell, ‘Rhinestone Cowboy’ Singer Who Fused Country and Pop, Dead at 81

Rolling Stone Glen Campbell, the indelible voice behind 21 Top 40 hits including “Rhinestone Cowboy,” “Wichita Lineman” and “By the Time I Get to Phoenix,” died Tuesday. He was 81. A rep for Universal Music Group, Campbell’s record label, confirmed … Continue reading

Posted in News, Videos | 2 Comments

Get Back My Tomorrow – Joe Bonamassa

Posted in Music | Leave a comment

‘Pharma Bro’ says witnessing 9/11 prepared him for jail

New York Post – by Melkorka Licea Cocky “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli drew a weird parallel between jail and 9/11 Saturday, saying living through the terrorist attacks would prepare him for a stint in the slammer. “A few months of … Continue reading

Posted in News | 1 Comment

Big Rig Carrying Concrete Wall Gets Stuck on Park Avenue

NBC News A big rig transporting a giant concrete wall has gotten stuck on Park Avenue, forcing police to close a street as they figure out how to move the massive truck. It’s not clear how the truck got stuck … Continue reading

Posted in News | 5 Comments

Playwright, Director and Actor Sam Shepard Passes Away at 73

Broadway World BroadwayWorld has just learned that playwright, actor, author, screenwriter, and director Sam Shepard has passed away. Shepard, who had been ill with ALS for some time, died peacefully on July 27 at his home in Kentucky, surrounded by his children … Continue reading

Posted in News, Videos | 1 Comment

Donald Trump Declares War on the People’s Bill of Rights, Sanctions Red Terror Police State

Huffington Post – by Ryan J. Reilly WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump received applause on Friday when he endorsed police brutality while delivering a speech to law enforcement officers on Long Island, New York. The president suggested that officers should hit suspects’ heads … Continue reading

Posted in Music, News, Pics, Videos | 29 Comments

I LOVE YOU Sign Language Sign

Start ASL The Truth Behind the Sign I read something incredibly amusing today about the “I Love You” sign language sign. I read the “article” on a page called Signs of Satan. I am honestly thinking that whoever wrote this did … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

FDA announces plan to lower nicotine in cigarettes toward non-addictive levels

AOL The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is aiming to lower nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels. The agency on Friday announced a regulatory roadmap and shifts as part of a larger attempt to tackle tobacco-related disease and death, saying it “plans … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments