Co. Pays Rastafari Cook $30k to Settle Govt.’s Dreadlock Discrimination Suit

A private business is paying tens of thousands of dollars to settle a discrimination lawsuit filed by the Obama administration on behalf of a male cook with long, matted and knotted hair required to practice an “Afrocentric” religion in which followers also smoke marijuana (“the spiritual use of cannabis”). Judicial Watch wrote about the outrageousContinue reading “Co. Pays Rastafari Cook $30k to Settle Govt.’s Dreadlock Discrimination Suit”

Man stabbed to death after threesome turns fatal in Brooklyn apartment building Tweet email

A threesome in Brooklyn turned deadly Monday after one of the participants began filming the encounter, sparking a brutal attack with baseball bats and knives, police sources said. The bloodshed in Park Slope left Manos Ikonomidis, 20, dead of three stab wounds in the chest and back. He collapsed in the first-floor hallway of aContinue reading “Man stabbed to death after threesome turns fatal in Brooklyn apartment building Tweet email”

Otto Warmbier has died days after release from North Korea, hospital says

CINCINNATI — Otto Warmbier has died, University of Cincinnati Medical Center announced Monday. Warmbier died at 2:20 p.m. Monday, days after he was released from captivity in North Korea. He was surrounded by family members at the time of his death, hospital officials said. In a statement released by the hospital, family members said Warmbier hadContinue reading “Otto Warmbier has died days after release from North Korea, hospital says”

Here’s the Real Reason Tesla Makes No Money

Tesla’s capacity problem stems from poor worker-output ratio Zero Hedge – June 14, 2017 9 Comments   Elon Musk bills Tesla as the pinnacle of “lean” manufacturing. Just search for pictures of Tesla’s manufacturing plant and you’ll undoubtedly be served up futuristic looking images depicting 100’s of red robots building vehicles without a single employeeContinue reading “Here’s the Real Reason Tesla Makes No Money”

Rates of this Preventable Disease Quadrupled in 35 Years

Type 2 diabetes, a serious disease (especially if left untreated) that can result in amputations and lifelong complications, can usually be prevented through healthy diet and exercise, and that’s exactly what needs to happen, the World Health Organization (WHO) warns. The number of people with the condition has quadrupled in less than 40 years, with approximately 422 million people nowContinue reading “Rates of this Preventable Disease Quadrupled in 35 Years”