Donald Trump has popularized the expression “fake news.” Accusations of false stories and made-up facts (“alternative facts?”) flood social media. To stay informed, the modern person must not only keep up with the news, they must keep up with the fake news as well. If you’re not up on the latest lies, you’re not with it.
What’s a well-educated individual to do? You can’t just reverse DNS every story you see on Facebook to see who, if anybody, is behind it.
So, to keep your place in the in crowd, here are some of the latest fake news items for your pleasure. None of what follows... Read More
Philadelphia has the largest senior population amongst all major U.S. cities. But North Philadelphia's 19132 zip code is one of the poorest zip codes in the city. In fact, according to Census data, around 40% of residents here live below the poverty line, with an average household income of 50% less than the city average. Not surprising then that as Philadelphia's residents get older, there is real concern over housing and seniors having suitable accommodation that meets their needs.
Philly's housing stock not fit for purpose
Americans are now healthier and living longer;... Read More
The famous actor from Austin Power, Verne Troyer checks into an alcohol rehab to get rid of his alcohol addiction. The actor is popularly known for his role in Austin Powers Trilogy wherein he played the role of Mini-Me. The 47 years old actor took to Facebook on 7th
of this month claiming that he is admitting in an alcohol rehab voluntarily as he needs treatment for his addiction. He also stated that the center would assist him to “continue to get the help” and thus enable him to fight his battle against alcoholism.
There were many rumors in the media about his health and the... Read More
To some in Britain, Nick Mead is a very honest man. For some, he could be the guy who gave away a fortune because it was the right thing to do. And for others, they want to know why he was buying Iraqi tanks in the first place. However, what is certain is that Nick, 55, could become a very rich man indeed after clearing out his newly purchased, $35,000 T54/69 Russian-built, Iraqi-owned tank only to find 5 gold bars.
Being an honest guy, Nick has notified the police in Britain who will attempt to find the original owner of the gold bars. However, it is assumed that in the dying days of... Read More
Despite having only just become Manchester United’s all-time record goal scorer, surpassing Sir Bobby Charlton’s 249 goals with a goal against Stoke City, Wayne Rooney’s future remains firmly up in the air. The former Everton youngster has fallen out of favour under Jose Mourinho this season, with many suggesting that the United and England skipper could move to the Chinese Super League during the current transfer window. However, Rooney is set to turn down such an opportunity at this point, with a move away from Old Trafford remaining a distinct possibility in the betting odds come the end... Read More
Will WrestleMania be hosted at the White House within the next four years? It’s highly unlikely, but WWE’s biggest event has already been hosted by Donald Trump on two previous occasions.
WrestleMania IV and WrestleMania V (in 1988 and 1989, respectively) were both officially hosted in Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall, although the venue was referred to as Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino on both broadcasts. This is the first and (currently) only time that WrestleMania has been hosted at the same venue in consecutive years.
Both WrestleMania events featured iconic superstars... Read More
Do you need help growing your accounting firm client list? Are you having problems obtaining and keeping life long clients? Does your tax firm need a kick in the pants? Andrew Argue might be the solutions to your company’s short falls.
Since starting the Argue Company, Andrew Argue has helped over 200 people to grow and develop their accounting firms into hyper-profitable businesses. This kind of growth is amazing and is for the most part chronicled on his LinkedIn page. Andrew Argue’s reviews are generally great, and because of the kind of platform that LinkedIn is, there is a lot of... Read More
Today's Top Stories
The world we live in currently, one would be very hard pressed to experience rational peace and genuine freedom. "Peace", is a rare and almost extinct commodity. It is a shadow in the memory of humanity, a mere moment in the blink of an eye that we seldom...
Nice piece Credo as usual. You mention in context at the end "for fear of making war with the Gods." The keystone of peace lies crumbling,simply because the 'Gods of war' reign supreme despite race, religion,etc. Hypothetically if religion didn't exist...
I have serious doubts about the reality of Christ, but I have no doubt that if he existed, he did not look the way as the image commonly depicted in the U S and the rest of the West does. As the early Christians made war on pagan civilizations and cultures,...