U.S. watchdog to evaluate Pentagon’s response to UFO reports –

The probe will evaluate the way that UFO (or UAP) reports have been handled at the Pentagon, according to an official memo. — Read on globalnews.ca/news/7836925/pentagon-uap-ufo-investigation/

5 things you need to know now – North Korea warns U.S. faces ‘grave situation’ after Biden calls country a threat

Official site of The Week Magazine, offering commentary and analysis of the day’s breaking news and current events as well as arts, entertainment, people and gossip, and political cartoons. — Read on http://www.theweek.com/5things/980592/north-korea-warns-faces-grave-situation-after-biden-calls-country-threat

Sperm Counts Are on the Decline. Is the Human Race in Danger? | Discover Magazine

There’s a lot the “sperm crisis” can tell us about men’s reproductive health. — Read on http://www.discovermagazine.com/health/sperm-counts-are-on-the-decline-is-the-human-race-in-danger

What makes things on the Internet go viral? | HowStuffWorks

What makes things on the Internet go viral? Find out how to create the next LOLcat or Harlem Shake at HowStuffWorks. — Read on computer.howstuffworks.com/internet/social-networking/information/what-makes-viral-Internet.htm

Raccoon rides NYC subway — in a seat!

Video of a raccoon riding the subway, nibbling food out of a bowl as it’s seated between two people, has New Yorkers alternately repulsed, amused and just plain bewildered. Subway rider Brooke Hogan told NBC 4 New York she took the video on a Lexington Avenue-line train heading uptown from 42nd Street last Tuesday. SubwayContinue reading “Raccoon rides NYC subway — in a seat!”

U.S. ranked the 114th most peaceful nation on earth says annual global ranking

Land of the free, home of the brave – but America may not be the most peaceful spot on earth according to the 11th annual “Global Peace Index,” which bases judgement calls on a complex gauge of social, economic and political factors, including rates of homicide and terrorism activities. The U.S. is now at No.Continue reading “U.S. ranked the 114th most peaceful nation on earth says annual global ranking”

Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s governor is vowing to make the U.S. territory the 51st state after statehood won in a non-binding referendum hit by a boycott and low turnout that raised questions about the vote’s legitimacy. Gov. Ricardo Rossello told a couple hundred supporters waving U.S. flags late Sunday that heContinue reading “Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote”

Chelsea Handler Rips Gun Owners: Your ‘Hobby’ is Getting People Killed

Chelsea Handler has blasted the “gun lobby” and issued a renewed call for increased gun control measures days before the talk show host is set to be honored at the anti-gun Brady Center Bear Awards Wednesday night. In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter this week, Handler said she believes President Donald Trump loves the “gun lobby”Continue reading “Chelsea Handler Rips Gun Owners: Your ‘Hobby’ is Getting People Killed”

Security Camera Catches The Moment The Deadly Kabul Bomb Went Off

New video footage has surfaced of the moment a massive truck bomb in Afghanistan went off, killing at least 90 people and injuring approximately 461 others. The remarkable video recording, obtained by Afghanistan’s TOLOnews, shows a large, red sewage tanker truck pulling up beside a checkpoint in Kabul’s green zone. The truck lurches toward theContinue reading “Security Camera Catches The Moment The Deadly Kabul Bomb Went Off”

London Bridge Terrorist Entered UK as a Refugee With His Parents

Was shown in documentary praying next to Islamist flag   One of the terrorists who carried out Saturday night’s deadly rampage in London arrived in the UK as a refugee with his Pakistani parents. “27-year-old Khuram Shazad Butt came to Britain as a child when his parents sought asylum from Pakistan,” reports Sky News. ManchesterContinue reading “London Bridge Terrorist Entered UK as a Refugee With His Parents”

Get me Ron Paul ! …cont.

Knox Buhman , 06/04/2017   Continuing on the topic of “where the Libertarian surge went” my third person to slow the roll is of course Don J. Trump. The Republican President deserved the win and I admire some Libertarian ideology he likes to talk about. The main likable trait is the fact  a new regimeContinue reading “Get me Ron Paul ! …cont.”

NKorea Boasts: US Can’t Stop “Shower of Nuclear Strikes” Pyongyang still pushing war rhetoric

Pyongyang condemned the successful US ballistic missile interceptor test from earlier this week as a “risky move” which “will only bring earlier the day when the US mainland will turn into ashes.” A spokesman for the Strategic Force of the Korean People’s Army told KCNA state news agency that the US ballistic missile interceptor testContinue reading “NKorea Boasts: US Can’t Stop “Shower of Nuclear Strikes” Pyongyang still pushing war rhetoric”

German Automakers Lament Loss Of Competitive Edge Over U.S. Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord

Germany’s auto industry expressed disappointment over the decision by the U.S. to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, saying that Europe’s international competitive edge will now be harmed. “The regrettable announcement by the USA makes it inevitable that Europe must facilitate a cost efficient and economically feasible climate policy to remain internationally competitive,” Matthias Wissmann,Continue reading “German Automakers Lament Loss Of Competitive Edge Over U.S. Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord”

Bear kills donkey in Kent

    Megg and Ted Hoffman with their three remaining donkeys, Merlin, Max and Murdock, on their Kent farm Thursday. A fourth donkey was killed by a bear recently. KENT — The Hoffmans, who live on a narrow rural road at the north end of this town, had four donkeys for more than a decade.Continue reading “Bear kills donkey in Kent”

Scarborough: Steve Bannon is the real president

AP “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough repeatedly called Steve Bannon “President Bannon” on his show Friday: “TIME magazine was right: Steve Bannon is the president of the United States.” “He has gone in. Donald Trump doesn’t know anything about policy. Donald Trump doesn’t know anything about politics. Donald Trump doesn’t know anything about anything. HeContinue reading “Scarborough: Steve Bannon is the real president”