Steve July 9, 2020

July 9 (UPI) — Consuming sugar-sweetened beverages increases a person’s risk for metabolic syndrome by up to 20 percent, according to an analysis published Thursday by JAMA Network Open. The review of data from 13 previous studies warns against intake of large amounts of fructose, or fruit sugar, which is found in many sodas and […]

Steve July 9, 2020

The Supreme Court delivered split opinions on two consolidated cases concerning Tweety McTreason’s tax records — and whether he can refuse to disclose them to investigators. The high court upheld a subpoena from Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance but rejected a similar demand by House Democrats. Both cases were decided by a 7-2 vote, with […]

Steve July 9, 2020

Thousands of parishioners have started a petition backing a homophobic pastor who said same-sex couples were “immoral”, and allegedly claimed that COVID-19 only affects Black people. Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church in Erath, Louisiana, posted on Facebook on June 28 criticising the New Orleans Saints for lighting up the New Orleans Superdome in […]

Steve July 9, 2020

The writers and producers of Scary Movie have said that the “gay humour” that populated their film franchise probably wouldn’t make it into a script today. Scary Movie was released in the summer of 2000 and became an instant hit with audiences, raking in more than $150 million at the box office and spawning four sequels. Reflecting on the […]

Steve July 9, 2020

An Indiana official weathered criticism Tuesday (July 7) after saying that being LGBT+ is “against the bible” before asking the Black Lives Matter movement: “How ’bout the white people?” Republican La Porte city councillor Roger Galloway made his barbed remarks during a City Hall meeting, in which a resident asked officials to increase and better […]

Steve July 9, 2020

Wednesday, July 1, was meant to be the day on which the Israeli government officially annexed 30% of the occupied Palestinian West Bank and the Jordan Valley. This date, however, came and went and annexation was never actualized. “I don’t know if there will be a declaration of sovereignty today,” said Israeli Foreign Minister, Gabi […]

Steve July 9, 2020

Reprinted from The Grayzone with the author’s permission. The New York Times dropped another Russiagate bombshell on June 26 with a sensational front-page story headlined, “Russia Secretly Offered Afghan Militants Bounties to Kill U.S. Troops, Intelligence Says.” A predictable media and political frenzy followed, reviving the anti-Russian hysteria that has excited the Beltway establishment for […]