Liz Truss blames economic ‘orthodoxy,’ Conservative party for downfall

Liz Truss blames economic ‘orthodoxy,’ Conservative party for downfall

Former British prime minister Liz Truss blamed on Sunday the economic “orthodoxy” in the country’s finance ministry, other nations and in parts of the governing Conservative Party for derailing her premiership and “plan for growth”. Truss’s tenure was cut short last year after her largely unfunded mini budget and tax cuts pushed up borrowing costs … Read more

Trump Won’t Become President Again, Russian Pundit Declares

Trump Won’t Become President Again, Russian Pundit Declares

Donald Trump will not re-enter the White House in 2024, a guest on Russian state television has said. In a clip posted by Russian Media Monitor’s Julia Davis, American-born journalist Michael Bohm appeared on Russian state television to dismiss the former president’s chances of stepping back into the White House. “Trump won’t become president [again],” … Read more

The hyping of Super Bowl commercials upstages the hyping of the game itself – The Mercury News

The hyping of Super Bowl commercials upstages the hyping of the game itself – The Mercury News

The rush for the title of best Super Bowl commercial already has begun, and early signs point to a banner year for banality, middle-aged TV celebrities and, of course, animals doing wacky things. Forget Patrick Mahomes versus Jalen Hurts. According to Vulture.com, a website I always turn to for the latest pop culture news until … Read more

Chicago’s next mayor faces huge financial problems – Chicago Tribune

Chicago’s next mayor faces huge financial problems – Chicago Tribune

At a packed City Club luncheon in late January, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot presented a hopeful picture of the city’s economic outlook. Speaking to a crowd of movers and shakers at Maggiano’s downtown, Lightfoot hailed a “robust” recovery from COVID-19, a slew of credit rating upgrades, potential new revenues from the new Bally’s casino and … Read more

Voting starts for Cyprus’ presidency, with 3 front-runners

Voting starts for Cyprus’ presidency, with 3 front-runners

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cypriots on Sunday began voting for their eighth new president in the ethnically divided island’s 63-year history as an independent republic, with three front-runners each portraying themselves as the safest bet to guide the country through turbulent economic times and to seek peace with breakaway Turkish Cypriots. Opinion polls indicate that … Read more

Twitter Critics Post Jan. 6 Photo Of Terrified GOP Rep Now Handing Out Assault Rifle Pins

Twitter Critics Post Jan. 6 Photo Of Terrified GOP Rep Now Handing Out Assault Rifle Pins

Rep. Andrew Clyde (R-Ga.) cowers in terror behind an officer at the U.S. Capitol during the insurrection Jan. 6, 2021. Now he’s passing out assault rifle lapel pins to his colleagues. Rep. Andrew Clyde (R-Ga.) cowers in terror behind an officer at the U.S. Capitol during the insurrection Jan. 6, 2021. Now he’s passing out … Read more

Tee Higgins Hilariously Responds to Trade Rumors Via Twitter – NBC Chicago

Tee Higgins Hilariously Responds to Trade Rumors Via Twitter – NBC Chicago

Tee Higgins hilariously responds to trade rumors originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago On Friday, a report went public surrounding the Bengals’ potential interest in trading star receiver Tee Higgins for a “high draft pick.” The idea of shipping Higgins to another team is contingent upon the two parties agreeing on his rookie extension. MORE: Bengals … Read more