• Lisa Dunn in News

    Terrifying Videos Capture The Deadly Mexico Earthquake That Killed At Least 149

    Terrifying Videos Capture The Deadly Mexico Earthquake That Killed At Least 149

    Earlier today, Sept. 19, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocked central Mexico, including the 20 million-resident capital, Mexico City. Videos and photos of the earthquake in Mexico give some idea of the devastation, but the story will continue to develop as Mexico takes stock of the full extent of the damage in the coming days and weeks. As […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Melania Trump Is Not Happy About Those English Class Billboards With Her Face

    Melania Trump Is Not Happy About Those English Class Billboards With Her Face

    Američki Institut promises small groups and native speakers at their English learning institute in Zagreb, Croatia. They recently drove home the benefits of learning English with a photo of Slovenia-born First Lady of the United States Melania Trump. “Just imagine how far you can go with a little bit of English,” the billboard reads. Funny? Not to […]
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    Hurricane Maria's Path Towards Florida Is Too Close For Comfort After Irma

    Hurricane Maria's Path Towards Florida Is Too Close For Comfort After Irma

    Hurricane season has been absolutely punishing this year, and it's far from over. First, there was Hurricane Harvey, which devastated Houston and left the city under water. Then Irma, which ravaged the Caribbean and Florida. Jose missed the southern U.S. but is treading water off the northeastern coast and could bring flooding and riptides. Now, […]
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    Florida Is Looking Out For Yet Another Hurricane That Might Head Its Way

    Florida Is Looking Out For Yet Another Hurricane That Might Head Its Way

    The latest storm raging in the Atlantic, Hurricane Jose, may be headed for Florida. The storm has been on a rather wonky path, ping-ponging and looping this way and that due to a lack of pressure to push it in any one direction. Though Jose has slowly weakened to tropical storm status, USA Today reports that Jose […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Trump Bonds With Florida Man Asking Where Obama Was During “The Last Hurricane”

    Trump Bonds With Florida Man Asking Where Obama Was During “The Last Hurricane”

    Earlier on Thursday, Sept. 14, during a visit to Florida to survey damage from Hurricane Irma, President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania, and Vice President Mike Pence handed out food to victims. During the visit, Trump got chummy with one of the gentlemen in line. After exchanging a few words, he asked the man to share […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Ivanka Trump Says She Doesn't Criticize Dad Because She's “Part Of A Team”

    Ivanka Trump Says She Doesn't Criticize Dad Because She's “Part Of A Team”

    In a rare interview with Financial Times published on Sept. 14, Ivanka Trump said that critics have “unrealistic expectations” of her relationship with President Donald Trump and that she doesn't criticize her father because she's “part of a team.” Despite the fact that daughter Trump is an official adviser to her father and famously positioned herself during […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Social News

    Nun With A Chainsaw Is The Face Of Hurricane Irma Cleanup And Twitter Loves It

    Nun With A Chainsaw Is The Face Of Hurricane Irma Cleanup And Twitter Loves It

    Hurricane Irma roared through the Caribbean and southern Florida only days ago, and several states are still feeling the storm's wrath. There are still flood warnings, and the death toll continues to rise. But a video of a nun cleaning Hurricane Irma debris with a chainsaw is giving people hope in an otherwise dismal situation. […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Looks Like The Treasury Sec. Totally Did Try To Use A Government Jet For His Honeymoon

    Looks Like The Treasury Sec. Totally Did Try To Use A Government Jet For His Honeymoon

    Ethics watchdogs are having a field day with the Trump administration, monitoring potential conflicts of interest, possible emoluments violations, and more. And now, ABC News has reported that Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin wanted a government jet for his honeymoon. The unusual request — to use government property for a private trip — has reportedly prompted […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Ted Cruz Is Finally Talking About That Crazy Porn Tweet: “It Was A Screw-Up”

    Ted Cruz Is Finally Talking About That Crazy Porn Tweet: “It Was A Screw-Up”

    In the early hours on the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 12, Senator Ted Cruz's official Twitter account happened to like a tweet. For @tedcruz, that wouldn't necessarily be unusual, given that he has liked 1,243 tweets since he signed up for the service in 2009. But this was no ordinary tweet: it was an explicit pornographic […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Republicans Are Trying To Repeal Obamacare — Again — So Time To Call Your Senators

    Republicans Are Trying To Repeal Obamacare — Again — So Time To Call Your Senators

    On Wednesday, Sept. 13, a group of four Republican senators announced another new Obamacare repeal bill. Again. After the Senate failed to replace Obamacare and subsequently failed to achieve a skinny repeal in July, it looked like that was it for GOP hopes of repealing Obamacare, officially known as the Affordable Care Act (ACA). And yet, Senators […]
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    Hillary Clinton Got Real About Ivanka Trump: She Should Be “Held Accountable”

    Hillary Clinton Got Real About Ivanka Trump: She Should Be “Held Accountable”

    For many of us, the 2016 presidential election is burned into our brains, a slow-healing wound that we're still processing. And Hillary Clinton is here to process with us. The former presidential candidate sat down with Refinery29 to talk about her 2016 election post-mortem What Happened. Judging from the interview, she has become more candid, sharp-tongued, and ready […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Social News

    The New iPhone 8 Portrait Mode Is Going To Make Your Selfies Amazing

    The New iPhone 8 Portrait Mode Is Going To Make Your Selfies Amazing

    The new iPhone 8 has been announced, and it's going to take your selfie game to a whole new level. Apple announced today, Sept. 12, at their keynote event that the cameras on the iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X will feature a portrait mode that will improve lighting in any situation and actually contour your face. Contour. Your. […]