• Lilli Petersen in Politics

    The FBI Reportedly Wiretapped Trump's Campaign Chair, And It's A Big Deal

    The FBI Reportedly Wiretapped Trump's Campaign Chair, And It's A Big Deal

    Another day, another uncomfortably shady revelation about Donald Trump's presidential campaign and possible connections to Russia. This time, it's the news that FBI investigators wiretapped Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort not once, but two times before and after the presidential election, per a CNN report. The news source reported on Sept. 18 that the surveillance […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    Trump And Democrats Strike A Deal To Protect DACA — And Build Up Border Security

    Trump And Democrats Strike A Deal To Protect DACA — And Build Up Border Security

    Is this actually a crisis averted? Congressional Democrats said on Sept 13 they have struck a deal to protect DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, with President Donald Trump, according to the Associated Press. Democratic leaders Sen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi announced late on Wednesday that they had hammered out an agreement with the president […]
  • Lilli Petersen in News

    One Person Is Reported Dead After A School Shooting In Rockford, Washington

    One Person Is Reported Dead After A School Shooting In Rockford, Washington

    Reports of a gunman opening fire in a high school in Washington state on Sept. 13 have ended tragically. One person was reported killed and at least three were injured in a school shooting in Rockford, Washington on Wednesday morning, according to the Associated Press. Spokane County officials told the AP shortly before noon local time […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Social News

    If You're Looking Forward To Apple's Fun New Animojis, There's A Big Catch

    If You're Looking Forward To Apple's Fun New Animojis, There's A Big Catch

    With the unveiling of the new iPhones at Apple's keynote event in Cupertino, California on Sept. 12, everyone is losing it getting ready for the new iPhone 8 and the iPhone X to be officially released. One of the things that makes Apple's new gadgets so very attractive is their new set of animated emojis […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Social News

    Apple's iPhone X Is So Different From The iPhone 8 — Here's What You Need To Know

    Apple's iPhone X Is So Different From The iPhone 8 — Here's What You Need To Know

    Today we were blessed with the glory that is a new iPhone-to-be, thanks to Apple's keynote event in Cupertino, California on Sept. 12. But it wasn't just any announcement. Today, Apple unveiled not only the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, but a whole new anniversary edition of the iconic smartphone, the iPhone X (pronounced […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Social News

    Here Are The 3 Colors iPhone 8 Will Come In, And You Probably Won't Want A Case

    Here Are The 3 Colors iPhone 8 Will Come In, And You Probably Won't Want A Case

    We're finally getting confirmation at everything that's coming with the release of the iPhone 8, and between the new features, the new look, and oh, basically everything about the phone, I could not be more stoked. But the thing I'm most relieved to finally find out? What colors the iPhone 8 comes in. The new release is […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    This One Tweet Points Out The Big Problem With Donald Trump's 9/11 “Tribute”

    This One Tweet Points Out The Big Problem With Donald Trump's 9/11 “Tribute”

    On the 16th anniversary of the attacks on New York City's World Trade Center, everyone took a moment to remember the national tragedy which changed the face of America forever. President Donald Trump spoke from the Pentagon, accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump, and later tweeted out a video in tribute to the victims of […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Social News

    Apple's New iPhone Will Have A Different Name, And It's Not What You Expected

    Apple's New iPhone Will Have A Different Name, And It's Not What You Expected

    We're inching ever closer to the iPhone 8, and if you can't wait to get your hands on it, well, we have some news for you. You might have even more options than the much-anticipated next generation phone, thanks to rumors of the super-high-tech, unnamed iPhone “Edition.” But if you're wondering what will the next iPhone […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    Steve Bannon's Response To This Question About Jared Kushner Is Super Sketchy

    Steve Bannon's Response To This Question About Jared Kushner Is Super Sketchy

    Steve Bannon, the erstwhile White House Chief Strategist, did his first-ever television interview on Sept. 10. Appearing on CBS News' 60 Minutes, Bannon spoke with interviewer Charlie Rose about a number of subjects, including Republican legislators, immigration, and the politics of White House staffing. But one thing that didn't make the cut for the broadcast […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Film

    There's A Trailer For The Final ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey' Movie, And It's Sexy AF

    There's A Trailer For The Final ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey' Movie, And It's Sexy AF

    If you've been anxiously awaiting the final Fifty Shades of Grey movie, well… your wait isn't done, but there's something to tide you over now. The teaser trailer for Fifty Shades Freed, the final movie in the trilogy, was released on Sept. 10, and it's looking true to form. Which is to say, sexy as […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    Donald Trump Can't Help But Bring Up Hurricane Irma's Branding Opportunities

    Donald Trump Can't Help But Bring Up Hurricane Irma's Branding Opportunities

    President Donald Trump should be pretty well informed about what not to do in a disaster situation by this point. After being criticized for his initial response to last month's Hurricane Harvey, should know by now to stick to public expressions of concern for those affected and discussions of how to help. But it looks […]
  • Lilli Petersen in News

    Terrifying Photos Of Hurricane Irma's Devastation Show How Powerful This Storm Is

    Terrifying Photos Of Hurricane Irma's Devastation Show How Powerful This Storm Is

    For the second time in barely two weeks, a massive hurricane is hitting the United States. Hurricane Irma hit the Florida Keys on Sunday, Sept. 10 as a Category 4 hurricane, and as images of the damage roll in, it's become clear just how big a deal this storm really is. Photos of Hurricane Irma’s […]