Tucker Carlson Lavishes Praise On Late Fox News Boss Roger Ailes

Tucker Carlson on Wednesday described late Roger Ailes, who left the network in 2016 amid a sexual misconduct scandal, as “a great and wise man.” Laura Ingraham for a birthday celebration. But Ailes ultimately hired Carlson for Fox News and he “wound up loving” him because he was “really a great and wise man,” he explained. at the age of 77 in 2017. Multiple female subordinates had alleged that he’d pressured them into having sexual relationships with him. “I feel honestly like the contents of my head have been emptied,” he claimed. “I feel like an untethered balloon, floating around, looking down.” Download

Kris Jenner’s Mother’s Day Tribute Post Forgot A Daughter – Here’s How Kendall Jenner Reacted! – Perez Hilton

Poor Kendall Jenner! The model can do everything in her power to grow her career, it seems, but when it comes time to feel like she’s a part of the KarJenner clan — you know, being the only one without a baby at home — well, things can apparently get VERY lonely for the poor girl! And on Sunday, she found out the hard way, when Kris Jenner just up and forgot Kenny in her social media tribute to her wonderful, large family for Mother’s Day! Oops! Kind of a big mistake, Momma Jenner!!! It all started with Kris’ Instagram post showing off her lovely young family, including all of her grandchildren — except one daughter was notably missing: poor ol’ Kenny! Ch-ch-check …

Around Eurovision in 20 lyrics

Australia “I’ve been aching/Feeling low/You’re so heavy/I have got to let you go” Image copyright Wouter Struyf Aged 18, Belgium’s Eliot Vassamillet is one of the youngest of this year’s Eurovision hopefuls. But the teenage Vassamillet has experience on his side in co-songwriter Pierre Dumoulin, whose City Lights track saw Belgium come a creditable fourth two years ago. Eliot’s song Wake Up is an inspirational pop anthem with a stirring chorus that calls on young people to come together for a better world. Eliot is the 10th act to perform on Tuesday and should qualify for the final with room to spare. Cyprus “We keep it undercover/I know you miss the taste/Heart beats like an 808/You need my love on …

The best of British press photography

From wars and riots to world cups and red carpets, the press photographer is on hand to capture in a split second the moment that tells the story. Members of the British Press Photographers’ Association are showing off their best work from the past couple of years at the Bargehouse Gallery, central London. Here is a selection of those on show. Image copyright Henry Nicholls / Reuters Image caption England football fans enjoyed an amazing summer as their team made it to the semi-finals of the World Cup. Here, they watch the game on television as England go out to Croatia. Image copyright Samir Hussein Image caption Taylor Swift was pictured on stage at Wembley Stadium, north-west London, by photographer …

Why I (Still) Love Tech: In Defense of a Difficult Industry

Stefan Dinse/EyeEm/Getty Images (clouds) And yet I still love the big T, by which I mean either “technology” or “trillions of dollars.” Why wouldn’t I? I came to New York City at the age of 21, in the era of Java programming, when Yahoo! still deserved its exclamation point. I’d spent my childhood expecting nuclear holocaust and suddenly came out of college with a knowledge of HTML and deep beliefs about hypertext, copies of WIRED (hello) and Ray Gun bought at the near-campus Uni-Mart. The 1996 theme at Davos was “Sustaining Globalization”; the 1997 theme was “Building the Network Society.” One just naturally follows the other. I surfed the most violent tsunami of capital growth in the history of humankind. …

Amazing Grace review soul-shaking gospel from Aretha Franklin

A spellbinding performance by the singer is captured in Sydney Pollacks 1972 film The 1970s may have been the heyday of the rock concert film, but the genre was frequently marred by questionable performances and legal squabbles. Whether its Led Zeppelin going off the boil in the wrangle-ridden The Song Remains the Same or the Rolling Stones finding themselves stars of an unfolding horror movie in the Maysless The Last Waltz, captured the Band as they were splitting up, cementing the genres long-standing funereal affiliations and serving as inspiration for Rob Reiners nail-in-the-coffin mockumentary Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Frances Tiafoe: I want to use my story to inspire others, you cant make it up | Donald McRae

Frances Tiafoe used to sleep at the tennis centre where his father was janitor, now the son of immigrants from Sierra Leone tells Donald McRae how he feels at taking on the great names in the sport Its a movie, man, an absolute movie. I say it all the time, Frances Tiafoe exclaims of his incredible life story. Born into a family of west African immigrants, Tiafoe escaped the disadvantages of his early years in America to become one of the most exhilarating young players in world tennis. Four months ago, at the Australian Open, the 21-year-old came through a series of brutal matches to reach his to win the Orange Bowl, the most prestigious title in world tennis for …

Premier League 2018-19 season review: our writers best and worst

The best players, greatest games and standout signings plus those that didnt work out, and what needs to change Best player Ed Aarons: Virgil van Dijk. Raheem Sterling runs him close but in terms of impact and influence, the big Dutchman has been peerless. Nick Ames: A confession: at the time Liverpool paid 75m for Van Dijk this writer having been present to cover all of his exceptionally rare rickets at Southampton considered them barmy. Instead, he has almost single-handedly given Jrgen Klopp the ability to build from a solid base, transforming the teams prospects. No centre-back has had this profound an influence in years. Simon Burnton: Bernardo Silva has been an absolute joy a wonderful combination of technique, tenacity …

Premier League 2018-19 season review: our writers best and worst

The best players, greatest games and standout signings plus those that didnt work out, and what needs to change Best player Ed Aarons: Virgil van Dijk. Raheem Sterling runs him close but in terms of impact and influence, the big Dutchman has been peerless. Nick Ames: A confession: at the time Liverpool paid 75m for Van Dijk this writer having been present to cover all of his exceptionally rare rickets at Southampton considered them barmy. Instead, he has almost single-handedly given Jrgen Klopp the ability to build from a solid base, transforming the teams prospects. No centre-back has had this profound an influence in years. Simon Burnton: Bernardo Silva has been an absolute joy a wonderful combination of technique, tenacity …

‘Hilarious’! Kamala Harris’ apron in this kitchen photo has sparked some authenticity questions

As Kamala Harris’s husband tweeted, the senator and presidential candidate has been busy with food prep for a Mother’s Day celebration: ⁦My wonderful wife ⁦@KamalaHarris⁩ rushing home between LA events to prepare Jerk Chicken marinade for our Mothers Day feast Tmw. 😊❤️ pic.twitter.com/BWvwbhFrXf — Douglas Emhoff (@douglasemhoff) May 12, 2019 What came next? People had the exact same observation earlier this year when Kirsten Gillibrand shared photos of her cooking adventures: LOL, just like Gillibrand, the apron still has the packaging fold. https://t.co/SoG5q9752Q — John Ekdahl (@JohnEkdahl) May 12, 2019 Damn, nobody thought to throw that apron in the dryer for 5 minutes before staging this photo? — Jeffrey Voth (@Acuda4me) May 12, 2019 Lol how come every time politicians …

Amy Schumer Gives Birth To Her First Child, Pokes Fun At Meghan Markle

Amy Schumer has given birth to a baby boy. It is the first child for the comedian and her husband, chef Chris Fischer. The comedian said in an Instagram post that she gave birth to her baby Sunday night.  In October, she announced that she was expecting, just days after Kensington Palace said Meghan Markle were also set to welcome their first child.  Los Angeles Times at the time. “I look forward to competing with Markle every step of the way.” Throughout her pregnancy, Schumer often View this post on Instagram A post shared by @amyschumer on Oct 22, 2018 at 1:26pm PDT “She’s out there in six-inch heels, adorable outfits and there’s been no bump. She, like, cups where the …

Trump’s Plan For A 4th Of July Celebration Starring Himself Is Reportedly In The Works

Donald Trump is going full steam ahead with a plan he mentioned months ago to take over the traditional feature a speech by him, The Washington Post reported. Trump and Interior Secretary taken charge” of the celebration, according to the Post. The fireworks launch will be moved from the Mall to West Potomac Park under the new scheme. And Trump has made “tentative” plans to deliver a speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, Trump first mentioned his plans in February in a tweet, bizarrely urging followers  to “HOLD THE DATE” — as if that had never occurred before to vacationing Americans. He promised then an “address by your favorite President, me!”  mocked by critics who accused Trump of hijacking a …

Here Is Your Zodiac Signs Horoscope For A Bright, Fun, And Vibrant May

A.T. Nunez Updated May 8, 2019 By Daria Shevtsova April showers bring May flowers and this month will be the result of the seeds you have planted throughout the year. Be ready for unexpected surprised, reunions and lots of fun. Full Moon in Scorpio is happening on the 18th and the Sun moves to Gemini on the 21st. May will be a vibrant and fun month. Aries – You will experience Taurus Season with a lot of joy and excitement. With Venus currently in your sign, all eyes are on you, especially with those in the second deacon. Pampering yourself, eating good food and experiencing the joys and excitement that life has to bring will be on your mind right …

It’s not enough to break up Big Tech. We need to imagine a better alternative | Evgeny Morozov

Presenting tech companies as Americas greatest menace may appeal to voters, but it does little to chart an alternative future As Facebook all but pleads guilty to a severe form of data addiction, confessing its digital sins and promising to reinvent itself as a privacy-worshiping denizen of the global village, the foundations of Big Techs cultural hegemony appear to be crumbling. Most surprisingly, its in the United States, Silicon Valleys home territory, where they seem to be the weakest. Even in these times of extreme polarization, Trump, who has habitual outbursts against censorship by social media platforms, eagerly joins left-wing politicians like Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders in presenting Big Tech as Americas greatest menace The recent call by Chris …

‘Everything was just lies’: how alleged sex cult Nxivm deceived its victims

As the trial of the groups founder, Keith Raniere, begins, experts say people attracted to change are vulnerable to manipulative cultish group behavior The federal courthouse in Brooklyn provided a bland judicial setting for some startling testimony this week, as Nxivm member Clare Bronfman, the Seagram liquor heiress, over a shared interest in competitive showjumping. Bronfman, she said, offered to help bring her horse to the US so Sylvie, then 18, could improve her riding. That was around 2003, a time when, she said, she didnt have a strong sense of my own direction. Over time, Sylvie told the court, she began to feel dependent on Bronfman. She was introduced to Nxivm. Soon her thoughts turned to restricting her intake …