Monthly Archives: May 2018

Joy Reid’s Blog Published A Photoshopped Image Of John McCain As The Virginia Tech Shooter

MSNBC host Joy Reid’s right now-defunct blog published an image of Sen. John McCain’s head photoshopped onto the body of Virginia Tech shooter Seung-Hui Cho, according to a newly discovered post reviewed by BuzzFeed News. The October 2007 post, titled “Baghdad John Strikes Again,” discusses the infamous claim by McCain, then the GOP presidential nominee, which he would certainly “follow ...

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Google partners with telecoms giant Orange to invest in startups

Google has partnered with with French telecommunications firm Orange through its corporate venture fund to invest in start-ups in Europe, the Middle East along with Africa. Orange said Thursday that will its 350 million euro ($409 million) venture capital fund, called Orange Digital Ventures, would certainly jointly assess investment opportunities in industries like network connectivity, cybersecurity, cloud, artificial intelligence (AI) ...

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Italy crisis will be too much for Europe, Latvia finance minister warns

Still, fears loom over potential contagion, which refers to the spread of market disturbances coming from one region to others as well as is usually normally associated which has a financial meltdown. The spread of an Italian financial as well as debt crisis to different countries could cripple their ability to repay government debt without third-party help. The closest example ...

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GM, DG, SHLD, PVH, BOX, GES, BRKB & more

Check out the companies producing headlines before the bell: General Motors – Softbank’s Vision Fund can be investing $2.25 billion in GM Cruise, the General Motors autonomous vehicle venture. GM will also inject a fresh $1.1 billion into the unit, assuring funding through the planned beginning of commercialization in 2019. Dollar General – The discount retailer fell 4 cents a ...

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Kendrick Lamar Accepts His Pulitzer Prize: ‘the idea’s an Honor’

Kendrick Lamar made history Wednesday when he accepted a Pulitzer Prize for Music for his groundbreaking album DAMN.  The best-selling rapper attended the Pulitzer ceremony at Columbia University in completely new York City, along with received a standing ovation when he came up to accepted the prestigious award. Lamar’s presence at the ceremony was met with extreme fanfare, as attendees ...

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10 ‘pitiful along with patronising excuses’ that will FTSE businesses gave to keep women out of the boardroom

Conservative politician along with U.K. government minister Ian Duncan dubbed the excuses “shocking along with pathetic,” while Amanda Mackenzie, CEO of responsible business organization Business within the Community, said that will “you might think that will’s 1918, not 2018. that will (the list) reads like a script through a comedy parody, although that will’s true.” However, Mackenzie remained optimistic that ...

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