Steve July 4, 2020

Madison Cawthorn spent the hours after polls closed in i North Carolina last week “in disbelief.” The 24-year-old real estate investor, a political newcomer, was trouncing his Republican primary opponent in the runoff race for the U.S. House seat vacated by Mark Meadows, who stepped down to become President Tweety McTreason’s chief of staff. Trump […]

Steve July 4, 2020

LONDON — Perhaps nothing is as quintessential to British culture as a pub. Beer-guzzling Brits have been deprived of their regular haunts since the country shut down abruptly in March, as the coronavirus pandemic spread. Dotted on almost every street corner, pubs are part of the fabric of British life — a place to gather, […]

Steve July 4, 2020

Studies of remdesivir — the most promising drug shown to treat COVID-19 so far — will soon enter a new phase of research, even before analysis is completed on the current phase of study. It’s a sign that work to find the right combination of drugs to treat the coronavirus has accelerated as cases are […]

Steve July 4, 2020

With many gyms closed because of the coronavirus pandemic, WFH is making way for WOFH: Working Out From Home. “I use a lot of makeshift materials to work out,” says Anne Barreca, of Brooklyn, New York. Without access to a gym or swimming pool, she uses what’s in her environment for exercise, including the stairs […]

Steve July 4, 2020

Our pick for the best value smartwatch is even more affordable, as the 38mm Apple Watch Series 3 is currently $30 off at Amazon. Apple Watch Series 3 GPS 38mm in Silver Aluminum Case with White Sport Band ($169, originally $199; amazon.com) Apple Watch Series 3 GPS 38mm in Space Gray Aluminum Case with White […]

Steve July 4, 2020

These media sources have a slight to moderate liberal bias.  They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes) to favor liberal causes.  These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further investigation. See all Left-Center sources. Overall, we rate CNBC […]

Steve July 4, 2020

Benj Pasek, one-half of the revered songwriting duo Pasek and Paul, was alone at his home in New York in mid-March ― reading tweets about how lonely Passover would be amid the coronavirus pandemic ― when an idea struck him. He texted a few friends and started brainstorming ways they could virtually celebrate the Jewish […]

Steve July 4, 2020

There is a romance to notions of a byegone age of DJing — driving a pair of Technics 1200s dwarfed on either side by the stacks, pumping techno bass through the laser-tinged darkness into a hungry crowd. Even if the reality of early evening Saturday wedding parties playing inoffensive crooners for the 50-somethings didn’t really […]