Hollywood Starlets Face Extinction As Sexy AI-Influencers Invade Social Media

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Hollywood Starlets Face Extinction As Sexy AI-Influencers Invade Social Media The proliferation of scantily-clad AI-generated social media influencers is a wake-up call for striking Hollywood writers, actors, and other creators. Thanks to the advent of AI-powered image and video generators, as well as chatbots, a number of virtual influencers, such as “Milla Sofia,” are posting […]

These Countries Are Expanding Their Nuclear Arsenal

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These Countries Are Expanding Their Nuclear Arsenal Released today, the latest figures from SIPRI reveal an annual increase in the global number of stockpiled nuclear warheads. As Statista’s Martin Armstrong shows in the infographic below, China is at the forefront of this upwards tick, adding an estimated 60 weapons to its collection of deployed or […]

UK Government Denies Targeting COVID-19 Policy Critics On Social Medi

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UK Government Denies Targeting COVID-19 Policy Critics On Social Medi Authored by Lily Zhou via The Epoch Times, The UK government is facing renewed pressure to shut its Counter Disinformation Unit (CDU) after the unit was accused of tracking the activities of vocal critics of COVID-19 policies when flagging so-called disinformation. The government has denied […]

Chicago Sees Deadliest Memorial Day Weekend In 8 Years Despite Hundreds Of Yellow-Vested ‘Peacekeepers’ In Streets

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Chicago Sees Deadliest Memorial Day Weekend In 8 Years Despite Hundreds Of Yellow-Vested ‘Peacekeepers’ In Streets This Memorial Day weekend in Chicago was the deadliest the Democrat-run and crime-plagued city has seen in eight years, the Chicago Sun-Times has reported Tuesday. One killing even happened close to Mayor Brandon Johnson’s own residence. Going back to Friday […]

The Clear And Present AI Danger

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The Clear And Present AI Danger Authored by Bruce Abramson via RealClear Wire, Does artificial intelligence threaten to conquer humanity? In recent months, the question has leaped from the pages of science fiction novels to the forefront of media and government attention. It’s unclear, however, how many of the discussants understand the implication of that […]

Watch: Meleé Erupts At Minneapolis Dems’ Nominating Convention

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Watch: Meleé Erupts At Minneapolis Dems’ Nominating Convention A convention of Democrat city council candidates devolved into utter chaos on Saturday, prompting a police and ambulance response and the session to be shut down without finishing its business.  The convention was being held by the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) Party, which — in something of an historical […]

Pakistan’s Army Polices Capital As Provinces Urge Military Help Against Protests

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Pakistan’s Army Polices Capital As Provinces Urge Military Help Against Protests Update(1625ET): Not only is the Pakistani army now overseeing security in the capital as protests have spiraled out of control due to the arrest and detention of former prime minister Imran Khan, but increasingly desperate officials are urging military deployment to at least three other provinces […]

South Korea Fires Warning Shots At North Korean Patrol Boat That Breached Boundary

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South Korea Fires Warning Shots At North Korean Patrol Boat That Breached Boundary A dangerous live-fire incident has been reported in a disputed sea border patrolled by both North and South Korea on Saturday.  Reportedly a North Korean vessel had been pursuing a Chinese fishing boat, according to the military statement, and subsequently retreated after warning […]

Escobar: Waiting For The End Of The World

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Escobar: Waiting For The End Of The World Authored by Pepe Escobar, NOTE: This is the English original of a column specially commissioned by leading Russian business daily Vedemosti. We were waiting for the end of the world Waiting for the end of the world, waiting for the end of the world Dear Lord, I […]

Student Debt Forgiveness Won’t Cure Higher Ed’s Disease

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Student Debt Forgiveness Won’t Cure Higher Ed’s Disease Authored by Bruce Abramson via RealClear Wire, On February 28th, the Supreme Court heard arguments on President Biden’s plan to extinguish an estimated $400 billion in student debt. Biden deserves credit for highlighting a debilitating federal program in desperate need of reform. His proposal, however, would make […]

Four Hypotheses About The Secular-Corporatist Global Elite

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Four Hypotheses About The Secular-Corporatist Global Elite Authored by Dr. James Alexander via The Daily Sceptic, Everyone has a theory about what is going on. But many are partial, or fragmentary, or too simple in explanation – attributing too much significance to ‘capitalism’ or ‘globalism’ or ‘opportunism’ or ‘unintended consequences’. We have to keep trying […]

Israeli-Owned Tanker Reportedly Attacked By Iranian Drones In Persian Gulf

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Israeli-Owned Tanker Reportedly Attacked By Iranian Drones In Persian Gulf Israeli media on Friday revealed a major incident in the Persian Gulf involving an alleged attack on an Israeli owned oil tanker. The BBC’s Persian language service was the first to allude to it, while the Saudi newspaper Elaph also reported it, and the reports indicate it […]

Dear Mr. President: Let Appalachia’s Energy Lead The Way

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Dear Mr. President: Let Appalachia’s Energy Lead The Way Authored by Dave Callahan & Charlie Burd , Rob Brundrett via RealClear Wire, Getting our economy back on track, protecting our environment and generating a renewed “Made-in-America” spirit are areas of common ground among Americans – no matter political affiliation or home state. And key to […]

‘Pipe-Bursting’ Cold Blast Headed For Northeast

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‘Pipe-Bursting’ Cold Blast Headed For Northeast Authored by Meteorologist Paul Dorian of Arcfield Weather,  Overview Punxsutawney Phil will make his annual prediction on the prospects for an early spring this Thursday, February 2nd, and my guess is that he will see his shadow indicating six more weeks of winter. At least, that is what I would […]

The US Is The Champagne-Drinking Champion Of The World

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The US Is The Champagne-Drinking Champion Of The World The United States and the UK are leading the way when it comes to procuring real champagne with 34.1 and 29.9 million 750 milliliter bottles imported in 2021, respectively. As Statista’s Felix Richter shows in the chart below, based on data by the trade association Comité Champagne, most of […]

OPEC Production Fell In November, But 3 Members Actually Boosted Output

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OPEC Production Fell In November, But 3 Members Actually Boosted Output Authored by Julianne Geiger via OilPrice.com, OPEC’s crude oil production fell by an average of 744,000 barrels per day, according to OPEC’s Monthly Oil Market Report released on Tuesday. Saudi Arabia’s November production fell by the most among its members, by 404,000 bpd, to […]

Pfizer To Invest $120 Million In COVID-19 Pill As Officials Issue Alert

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Pfizer announced Monday that it would spend $120 million to expand U.S. manufacturing of its oral COVID-19 antiviral pill at its Michigan facility. Use of Pfizer’s Paxlovid pill in treatment of newly infected cases has risen even as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned the pill can lead to a rebound […]

Air Force Officer Facing Court-Martial After Refusing COVID-19 Vaccine

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An Air Force officer whose attempt to get a religious exemption to the U.S. military’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate was rejected is slated to go on trial by court-martial. Master Sergeant Vincent White’s exemption application was denied, as was his appeal for the denial. White has continued to refuse to get a shot, prompting his superiors to […]

Merck Sees 2022 Sales Up Nearly 20 Percent, Mostly On New COVID Pill

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Merck & Co said on Wednesday it expects its 2022 sales to increase as much as 18 percent over last year, mostly on sales of its new COVID-19 pill, molnupiravir. The drugmaker said sales of the COVID-19 drug were $952 million in the fourth quarter, and it expects another $5 billion to $6 billion in […]

‘We May Need To Boost Again:’ COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Protection Will Wane, Fauci Says

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A second COVID-19 vaccine booster shot may be required because the protection against infection will wane, a top U.S. health official said Sunday. “We may need to boost again,” Dr. Anthony Fauci, President Joe Biden’s chief medical adviser and longtime head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said on ABC’s “This Week.” “That’s […]

The Defenestration Of Dr. Robert Malone ⋆ Brownstone Institute

Dr. Robert Malone is a U.S. virologist and immunologist who has dedicated his professional existence to the development of mRNA vaccines. In the 1980s, Malone worked as a researcher at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, where he conducted studies on messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) technology. In the early 1990s, Malone collaborated with Jon A. […]

Philadelphians Concerned After City Imposes Mandatory Vaccines For Indoor Dining

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The City of Philadelphia recently announced that it will implement a vaccine mandate for indoor dining at public establishments in Philadelphia, which will come into effect on Jan. 3, 2022. These public establishments, according to the city announcement, include indoor restaurants, cafes within larger spaces (like museums), bars, sports venues that serve food or drink […]