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Steve April 8, 2021

Just before she received her second Pfizer vaccine on April 2, Bella Sabino said she couldn’t scroll through TikTok without seeing a slew of videos declaring Pfizer the “hot vaccine.” “People were making it into a really fun joke … you know, Johnson and Johnson versus Pfizer versus Moderna,” said Sabino, 19, who attends Fordham […]

Steve April 8, 2021

Heather Hughes, a music and math teacher at a private school in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, said a 16-year-old student pulled out her phone Monday afternoon and announced that Gov. Asa Hutchinson had vetoed a bill that would have banned transgender minors from accessing gender-affirming medical care. Hughes said it shows that young people understand the […]

Steve April 8, 2021

A former Florida tax official is expected to plead guilty in the criminal case that spawned the sex trafficking investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz, the official’s lawyers and prosecutors said in court Thursday. Joel Greenberg, the former Seminole County Tax Collector, had previously pleaded not guilty to several charges including stalking, wire fraud and sex […]

Steve April 8, 2021

Lena Dunham’s new plus-size clothing collaboration with luxury plus-size clothing brand 11 Honoré is small. The collection comprises just five items: a handkerchief hem dress, a sleeveless white tank, a scalloped hem miniskirt, a blazer and a flowy yellow button-down blouse. The backlash to it, in contrast, has been huge. The plus-size fashion community has […]

Steve April 8, 2021

Over the past 25 years, Fox News has turned both cable news and partisan propaganda into a science. Obsessed with breaking down ratings to the minute, if not the millisecond, the network is hyperaware of tiny variations in its audience’s mood, juggling hosts and formats to ensure its geriatric viewers never turn away.  It reached […]

Steve April 8, 2021

Future Of Mining Project In Question After Greenland’s Election Audio will be available later today. The victory of the opposition party in Greenland’s parliamentary elections has raised doubts about the future of a controversial rare-earth mining project in the territory. from NPR Read More

Steve April 8, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, Groundwork Collaborative released a new report from Dr. Adam Hersh, Director of Washington Global Advisors, LLC and a Research Associate at the Political Economy Research Institute, University of Massachusetts Amherst, and Dr. Mark Paul, Assistant Professor of Economics and Environmental Studies at New College of Florida, highlighting the costs of underspending in […]

Steve April 8, 2021

When Donald Trump came onto the scene in 2015, some analysts assumed his anti-immigrant rhetoric would be poison for Latino voters. But in 2016, Trump did no worse than Mitt Romney with that group, and possibly better (depending on which data you look at). And in 2020, Trump improved on his 2016 margin with Latino […]

Steve April 8, 2021

For the past 10 years GNOME shell has been based around a single panel stripped across the top of user’s screens — but is this fundamental feature about to change? Well, to quell whatever dim intrigue I just stirred: no, it’s not. However, GNOME designer Tobias Bernard, a key architect of the well-received GNOME 40 […]

Steve April 8, 2021

8 April 2021 What was claimed The World Health Organisation confirmed that the PCR test is flawed and all tests with a high cycle threshold (Ct) are invalid. Our verdict False. It reiterated guidance that tests with a high Ct may need to be retested. There are lots of different reasons for high Ct value […]

Steve April 8, 2021

8 April 2021 A number of announcements have recently been made about use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, also known as Vaxzevria. This is due to a possible link between the first dose of the vaccine and a specific type of extremely rare blood clot, occurring alongside a low level of platelets (a component of […]

Steve April 8, 2021

8 April 2021 What was claimed People who are in insecure work or on zero hours contracts are excluded from the government’s financial support for self-isolation. Our verdict These groups aren’t excluded from support but, like other workers, need to be on benefits or have a low income in order to be eligible. “We need […]

Steve April 8, 2021

Republican Sen. Thom Tillis of North Carolina says he has undergone surgery for prostate cancer ByThe Associated Press April 8, 2021, 7:47 PM • 1 min read CHARLOTTE, N.C. — U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis said Thursday he has undergone surgery for prostate cancer and looks forward to returning to his Senate duties soon. A statement […]