Monthly Archives: November 2017

Netflix suspends ´House of Cards´ production after Spacey allegation

Reuters, by Lisa Richwine Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- Wed, 01 13 2017 12:13:09 GMT Los Angeles – Netflix Inc indefinitely halted production of political drama “House of Cards” on Tuesday following an allegation of sexual misconduct against series star Kevin Spacey. Producer Media Rights Capital and Netflix “have decided to suspend production on House of Cards season six, until further notice, to give us time to review the current situation and to address any concerns of our cast and crew,” a statement said. A day earlier, Netflix had said the groundbreaking show about a ruthless political power couple would conclude with season six. Representatives for Spacey did not immediately respond to a request for comment on

Glamour Names Sharia Law Apologist Linda Sarsour ‘Woman of the Year’

NewsBusters, by Corinne Weaver Posted By: KarenJ1- Wed, 01 30 2017 12:30:04 GMT How does defending sharia law translate into feminist intersectionality? For the Women’s March, it’s a key part of their work. Glamour Magazine is willing to buy into this fake intersectionality. The latest issue, named Linda Sarsour one of its Glamour 2017 Women of the Year. As a co’chair of the Women’s March, Sarsour has been honored by Time Magazine and defended by the New York Times as a target of “right’wing hate.” But no one has pointed out that Sarsour has actually promoted Sharia law as beneficial. Not only that, Sarsour has vehemently gone after women who have spoken out

Nasa finds 20 potentially habitable worlds ´hiding in plain sight´

Independent [UK], by Andrew Griffin Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- Wed, 01 33 2017 12:33:02 GMT Scientists have found a full 20 new planets that could support life, suggesting there are more habitable worlds out there than we’d thought. The new findings come from Nasa’s Kepler mission to discover alien worlds like our own, able to support alien or potentially ourselves in the future. And they are some of the most optimistic findings yet, suggesting new breakthroughs in our attempt to find “Earth 2.0”. The 20 new planets could be our best chance yet of finding alien worlds able to support life, according to scientists who have reviewed the major new research. Some of the new worlds are remarkably similar to our