Category: Daily

The 20 Funniest Tweets From Women This Week (Oct. 10-16)

i don’t get why my bridesmaids are pissed at me! i just asked that they pay $300 for a dress, buy a plane ticket, quarantine for 2 weeks at a hotel, get tested, risk their life at my 300 person…

A guide to the Trump administration’s biggest scandals, accomplishments, and policies 

Four years ago, Donald Trump won the presidency and our shared reality hasn’t been the same since. The relentless pace of headlines, controversies, and tweets has rendered the country divided and unable to fully recollect the past. We struggle to…
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Presidents hate to look sick. Trump has never needed to appear strong more.

It has been five days since White House physician Sean Conley said that President Donald Trump tested negative for the novel coronavirus, an impressive recovery time for a patient who was airlifted to a hospital, received supplemental oxygen, and underwent…
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Rural health cooperatives are challenged by connectivity and social distancing — but are innovating

Rural areas are seeing some of the fastest spread of the COVID-19 in the U.S., taxing already stressed rural health care systems. Researchers Tanisa Adimu and Amanda Phillips Martinez head the Community Health Systems Development team of the Georgia Health…
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Europe Clamps Down as Coronavirus Enters Its Second Wave

Tens of millions of Europeans are preparing to wave goodbye to their newfound freedoms on Friday, as governments across the continent clamp down with curfews, closures and other tough new restrictions to tackle a surging second wave of coronavirus. In…
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Jubilarse joven podría afectar las funciones del cerebro, revela estudio

Las personas que se jubilan anticipadamente sufren un deterioro cognitivo acelerado e incluso pueden experimentar una aparición temprana de demencia, según un nuevo estudio económico que realicé con mi alumno de doctorado Alan Adelman. Para establecer ese hallazgo, examinamos los…
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Rental Opportunity of the Week: A Single Bed in Half a Corridor

What is it? For the first time in a reasonably long while I have absolutely no idea. A studio flat? I mean it isn’t, is it. It’s a single bed in what I’m pretty sure is half a corridor. But…
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Donald Trump’s Fake News: President Shares Biden-Bashing Story From The Babylon Bee

US President Donald Trump on Friday morning attempted to bash Twitter and Democratic nominee Joe Biden by tweeting a story from a conservative satirical website that he appeared to accept as real. Trump shared a spoof story on The Babylon…
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Colleges and the Thanksgiving COVID-19 risk: Fauci’s right – holiday plans may have to change

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s leading infectious disease expert, warned this week that families may need to change their Thanksgiving plans to keep everyone safe from the coronavirus. The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Robert Redfield,…
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Hispanics live longer than most Americans, but will the US obesity epidemic change things?

Anti-immigrant sentiments have fueled recent national and state-level health policy efforts. In 2019, Donald Trump signed a presidential proclamation that would deny visas to immigrants who could not provide proof of insurance. He argued that they would financially burden the…
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What is osteopathic medicine? A D.O. explains

When President Trump was diagnosed with COVID-19, many Americans noticed that his physician had the title D.O. stitched onto his white coat. Much confusion ensued about doctors of osteopathic medicine. As of a 2018 census, they made up 9.1% of…
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Daryl Maguire says his ‘close personal relationship’ with Gladys Berejiklian could have started in 2013 – SBS News

Daryl Maguire has told a corruption inquiry that his relationship with Gladys Berejiklian may have begun up to seven years ago, contradicting what both parties have previously stated. When Ms Berejiklian gave evidence on Monday, she suggested the relationship began…
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Socialist Alliance maintains registration

Green Left is a vital social-change project and aims to make all content available online, without paywalls. With no corporate sponsors or advertising, we rely on support and donations from readers like you. For just $5 per month get the…
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No shortcuts to an ecosocialist future

Faced with a global triple crisis ‒ health, economic and climate ‒ it is no wonder most people believe the world is heading in the wrong direction. But who people blame for this situation and their responses have varied. morebillionairesarebackinghis…
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Biden always understood what this election is about

In his 1943 paper “A Theory of Human Motivation,” Abraham Maslow proposed his hierarchy of human needs. At the bottom of the pyramid were the basics: food, water, warmth, rest. As you traveled up the pyramid, the needs got more…
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The jarring contrast between Trump and Biden, in 3 moments from their competing town halls

The contrast between the dueling NBC/ABC town halls featuring President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden was nicely captured by the difference between what each of them was saying at 8:13 pm Eastern time. On NBC, Trump was…
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SCOTUS Nominee Tells Congress To DO THEIR JOB!

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Who really defeated the Islamic State – Obama or Trump?

One common claim by President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign has been that his administration beat IS, or what’s formally known as the Islamic State terrorist group. It came up most recently in the vice presidential debate, when Mike Pence boasted,…
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Kyrgyzstan’s President Resigns to Avoid ‘Bloodshed’

Presidential candidate Sooronbai Jeenbekov casts his ballot at a polling station during the presidential election in Bishkek. Photo: REUTERS/Vladimir Pirogov Kyrgyzstan’s embattled president Sooronbai Jeenbekov announced his resignation Thursday, saying he was stepping down to try to defuse a political crisis…
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Anti-Lockdown Groups Are Sharing This Photo of a Homemade Stun Gun

A screen-grabbed image of a homemade stun gun, shared on an anti-lockdown Telegram group. Photo: VICE News. An image of a homemade stun gun is being circulated on anti-lockdown social media groups, VICE News has found. The original photo of…
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