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Month: December 2017

Trump’s lawyer says he was behind President’s tweet about firing Flynn

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, John Dowd, told CNN on Sunday that he wrote a tweet for the @realDonaldTrump Twitter account about the firing of former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn. Dowd said he drafted the tweet and believes White House social media director Dan Scavino posted it online. He declined to answer additional questions about whether Trump reviewed the tweet before it was posted. “Enough already,” he said in an email. “I don’t feed the haters.” The Washington Post reported Saturday that Dowd drafted the tweet, citing two people familiar with the Twitter message. NBC...

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It’s time to nationalize the internet

Last Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission, led by deregulation zealot Ajit Pai, presented a plan to dismantle net neutrality in America. Not only must we fight to prevent that from happening, we must ensure it can never happen again. Net neutrality is the principle that all internet data delivered to customers must be treated equally. Net neutrality rules prevent internet service providers (ISPs) from allowing users to see more of some types of content and less of others. Some potential consequences of repealing net neutrality rules include unfair speed and access advantages for large companies and tiered internet packages...

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This Tiny Badass In A Fairy Outfit Proves That Girls Really Can Do It All

In the past few decades, so much progress has been made for girls. There are still places and activities, however, that are male-dominated, and it can be intimidating for a girl to get involved. Sometimes all it takes is one fearless pioneer to walk in and say that she can do anything just as good as the boys can. Skateboarding is traditionally seen as a “male” activity, but one girl in Brazil is proving that it’s a place where anyone can thrive. Rayssa Leal is a 9-year-old Brazilian girl who absolutely loves to skateboard. She’s also really good at...

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