Marco Rubio’s sad denouncement of Trump is getting laughed off the internet

January 17, 2018

In the wake of President Donald Trump‘s reported “shithole” comments, members of Congress have spoken out vociferously against him. But Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), who Trump has taken pleasure in belittling, offered this timid response. ….slander no one,…be peaceable, considerate, exercising all graciousness toward everyone Titus 3 1-2 — Marco Rubio (@marcorubio) January 12, 2018 Earlier, Rubio sent out a string of tweets about the accomplishments of Haitians, who Trump reportedly…

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Chris Evans launches short story contest

January 17, 2018

This is the eighth year of the Breakfast Show’s initiative to get children writing, which received 131,798 entries in 2017. The closing date is 19:00 GMT on 22 February. Image caption David Walliams was one of the celebrity narrators at last year’s event Some of the authors and judges have offered writing tips, with Cottrell-Boyce suggesting that children simply “have fun with it”. “Don’t worry about the spelling or ‘wow’…

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Why Blue Monday is a ‘load of rubbish’

January 16, 2018

Image copyright Sophie Edwards Image caption Sophie uses her blog Petals of Perfection to talk about mental health But she also thinks the day can open up a conversation about mental health. “I’ve seen a lot of people online saying things like ‘Today is just another day, but if you do need someone to talk to I’m here’. “It’s raising awareness that there is a massive support network both on…

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Send a tiny frog off on adventures with mobile game Tabikaeru

January 16, 2018

stress-reducinganother cute and addictive game on its handsHit-Point Co., Ltd.’s latest game Tabikaeru, available for and , has you play with a frog that you name and send off on adventures. Using clovers that you can grow or collect as currency, you purchase food and items to equip your frog for its journey. You can also equip four-leaf clovers to give your frog good luck. While your frog is home, you…

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How to cut the cord and stream like a pro

January 15, 2018

The first thing you need to know about streaming: The strength of your internet connection is paramount to you having a good experience. (Here are some basic tips on how to get faster Wi-Fi.) Streaming high-definition content, the standard for modern services, requires a lot of data, so you’ll also want to check to see if your internet package has any data caps that you should be aware of. You don’t…

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Man Rushes To Hospital When Pregnant Girlfriend Goes Into Labor And Discovers She’s Lied About Everything

January 15, 2018

It is one thing to conceive a child, but it is something else entirely to physically give birth. Whether you’re a mother or father, the moment your offspring is delivered into the world, everything changes. But for one father, the happiest moment of his life was to be cruelly destroyed when he arrived at the hospital to find that the quintuplets he’d been expecting with his girlfriend never existed in…

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Barnier’s hamper treat from Brexiteers

January 15, 2018

A jar of orange marmalade A biography of Winston Churchill A bottle of English pinot noir Hendrick’s gin Fortnum and Mason Piccalilli “It shows that we have great products that can still be sold in Europe but we are also going to expand,” said former UKIP member Mr Woolfe. Lord Jones said he did not expect Mr Barnier to eat the items, although Mr Barnier’s advisor Stefaan De Rynck, said…

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Nailed it nerdy! Geek Week, Jan 7-13, a JBmemegeek & KenJ event

January 15, 2018

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Places deadline: Top tips on choosing a school

January 15, 2018

Data: ‘Treat with caution’ Official performance data is published once a year for every school in England, giving details of how pupils perform in national tests. The latest league tables on England’s 16,000 primaries were published last month, offering parents the chance to compare the performances of local schools with those of others locally and nationally. Paul Whiteman, general secretary of the National Association of Head Teachers, has warned parents…

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Bank account ‘revolution’ begins

January 15, 2018

How it works Traditionally, banks have held all our information about our past transactions and spending habits. A change in UK law now means that banks and building societies must allow regulated businesses access to a customer’s financial data, but only if the customer has given their permission. The bank can only block access if it suspects fraud or unauthorised access. The UK’s Open Banking system should ensure that such…

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What we learned at the Brits nominations

January 14, 2018

Image Copyright @LiamPayne @LiamPayne Image copyright PA This year’s statues have been specially designed by Anish Kapoor. But while past winners have used the awards as door stops, and even put them up for sale, Liam has built a special place in his house. “I had this bar area built in our house and we’ve got a snooker table in there,” he explained. “There’s all awards around that part of…

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Meditation products to help you relax and stay calm this year

January 14, 2018

Relax your mind. You probably need it.Image: Pixabay Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable’s commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. If you already need a way to unwind after the first week or so of the year, then you might want to start up meditation on a regular basis. For those new to…

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Pale Waves kick off BBC Sound of 2018

January 14, 2018

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGet to know Pale Waves, who’ve taken fifth place in the Sound of 2018 Manchester goth-pop group Pale Waves have kicked off the BBC’s Sound of 2018 countdown, which showcases new music talent for the coming 12 months. The band take fifth place on the Sound of 2018 list, which has been compiled using tips from 173 music experts, including critics, DJs…

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Why you should get your hearing checked

January 14, 2018

How does having poor hearing affect people? I have a very personal interest in this as my hearing isn’t as good as it used to be. When I go into pubs or restaurants with lots of reflective surfaces I struggle to hear what is being said. Unlike my children, who are happily shouting at each other, I sit there, perhaps catching one word in three and pretending to follow the…

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Mazdas Idea to Make Driving Fun Again Could Keep Us Safe

January 14, 2018

Someday, maybe soon—depending on where you live, where you go, and the size of your credit card—you won't have to worry about paying attention on the road. You'll have a robot to do that for you. Until then, sorry to say, you'll have to keep your brain, eyes, hands, and feet in line and on the job. This is clearly a problem, because, according a recent study, approximately everybody looks…

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How the Government Hides Secret Surveillance Programs

January 14, 2018

In 2013, 18-year-old Tadrae McKenzie robbed a marijuana dealer for $130 worth of pot at a Taco Bell in Tallahassee, Florida. He and two friends had used BB guns to carry out the crime, which under Florida law constitutes robbery with a deadly weapon. McKenzie braced himself to serve the minimum four years in prison. But in the end, a state judge offered McKenzie a startlingly lenient plea deal: He…

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How to land a job as a developer

January 13, 2018

Image: negative space With the entry-level salary for a software developer as high as C$75,000, according to Randstad, you’ve got to wonder why more people aren’t showing up to companies en masse and demanding jobs. Well, it should go without saying that there’s a bit more to the development world than sitting at a computer punching in random numbers and symbols.  It’s a field that requires professionals who are well…

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