• It’s right to end the ban on trans people in the military  but wrong to set conditions | Chelsea E Manning
  • Pizza Hut Released A Pizza-Inspired Nail Polish Line
  • Create Buzz, Engage Longer and Earn more. Engagement is the key to a successful website
  • Canadian court overturns approval of oil pipeline opposed by indigenous groups
  • Where Is Your Favourite Secret Spot In London?
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It’s right to end the ban on trans people in the military but wrong to set conditions | Chelsea E Manning

The new policy says trans people should be stable in their gender … as certified by a doctor. Thats not good enough. Were the ones who know our gender best Open medically accepted standards of care. What is the stability of gender? Isnt gender an inherently unstable concept always being constrained by the various context and rules under which we live? I worry that this type of requirement will further…

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Pizza Hut Released A Pizza-Inspired Nail Polish Line

Pizza Hut Released A Pizza-Inspired Nail Polish Line

Yes, but does it come with free breadsticks? 1. Pizza Hut Australia recently launched a limited-edition range of nail polish as part of their Valentine’s Day promotions. View this image › Pizza Hut Australia / Via Facebook: pizzahutaustralia Colors include “Voracious Veggie,” “Say Cheese,” and “Poppin Pepperoni.” 2. A pizza manicure using the rare polishes. View this image › Pizza Hut Australia / Via Facebook: pizzahutaustralia 3. Only 30 sets…

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Create Buzz, Engage Longer and Earn more. Engagement is the key to a successful website

If you want to generate more revenue and buzz there is ONE thing you need to do. Create engagement.   See how to do it QUICK with Cindy’s new WP plugin Engagement is the number one thing when it comes to building out a successful and profitable website…   … but it’s something people just don’t seem to focus enough on. Perhaps it’s too hard? Perhaps people just don’t realise…

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Canadian court overturns approval of oil pipeline opposed by indigenous groups

Judges rule former Conservative government in 2014 failed to consult with groups on Northern Gateway project as matter is sent back to Trudeaus cabinet A Canadian court has overturned the approval of Enbridge Incs Northern Gateway oil pipeline, adding another steep obstacle to a project fiercely opposed by environmentalists and many aboriginal groups. The federal court of appeal ruled in a 2-to-1 decision released on Thursday that the government had…

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Where Is Your Favourite Secret Spot In London?

Where Is Your Favourite Secret Spot In London?

Somewhere only you know. 1. If you’ve spent any time in London, you know there’s always a hidden gem around the corner. View this image › Flickr: garryknight Popping into Neal’s Yard in the heart of London is like entering a fairy tale world. 2. You just have to know where to look. View this image › Flickr: simon__syon Like deep in the woods of Syon Park. 3. Where is…

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Spectre the most complained about film in 2015, say UK censors

BBFC received 40 complaints about 12A rating for James Bond film featuring eye gouging and head drilling A gruesome eye-gouging scene in British Board of Film Classification. But that did not stop the arrival of 40 complaints about the films age rating, the highest number for any film last year, the BBFC said. The chief executive of the BBFC, David Austin, said: By our standards it is quite a lot…

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These Drawings Of Gender-Swapped Comic Book Characters Are So Badass It Hurts

These Drawings Of Gender-Swapped Comic Book Characters Are So Badass It Hurts

Somebody call Hollywood and make this happen. A group of comic artists and illustrators are illustrating their favourite celebrities as gender-swapped comic book heroes and villains, and god damn if it isn’t the greatest thing. The artists, who are sharing their work on Tumblr under #DCbend, include Ming Doyle, Erica Henderson, Jordan Gibson, Joe Quinones, and Lauren Moran. 1. Sigourney Weaver as Bruce Wayne/Batman, by Ming Doyle. View this image…

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How Donald Trump upended Republican orthodoxy on free trade

In trying to appeal to white working-class voters hit hard by the effects of trade agreements such as Nafta, Trump has defied party dogma Donald Trump alienated an entire wing of his party this week. It wasnt because he made another racially charged comment or cringeworthy gaffe. Instead, the presumptive Republican nominee laid out a detailed trade policy that is anathema to decades of conventional wisdom within the GOP. In…

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Best photographs of the day: Berlin Fashion Week and a whale autopsy

The Guardians picture editors bring you a selection of photo highlights from around the world, including rain in Wimbledon and a Bangkok poodle https://www.theguardian.com/news/gallery/2016/jun/30/best-photographs-of-the-day-berlin-fashion-and-a-whale-autopsy Recommended ProductsFreshSentation 3.0 – Upgrade Only + 800 Whiteboard Icons Webinar X – Pro With the Pro Upgrade, you will be able to use your own logo and custom domain name. Plus! You get developer rights!ChatResponse CC Chat list builder, broadcaster, and autoresponder for Facebook.Newcommerce Suite…

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17 Questions Everyone Has During Shamrock Shake Season

17 Questions Everyone Has During Shamrock Shake Season

SHAKE IT. 1. WHAT IS IT? View this image › McDonald’s A seasonal minty ice cream shake with a touch of vanilla and just a wee little sprinkle of leprechaun tears. Happy tears, obviously. McDonald’s offers it in the weeks leading up to St. Patrick’s Day. 2. What does it have to do with St. Patrick’s day? tumblr.com tumblr.com   It’s GREEN. Like… St. Patrick was? 3. How do they…

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Ex-Honduras president’s son and police allegedly conspired to bring drugs to US

US prosecutors say officers ensured the safe passage of cocaine by capitalizing on bribes along with leaked information about investigations and checkpoints Six Honduran national police officers have bene charged with conspiring with the son of a former Honduran president to import drugs into the United States. US attorney Preet Bharara in Manhattan announced the charges, saying the officers were accused of participating in a massive drug trafficking conspiracy that…

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Black box data from EgyptAir flight MS804 shows smoke alarms sounded

Egyptian-led investigation reports flight recorder information in line with soot and heat damage found on wreckage of plane Data from one of the black boxes of a crashed retrieved from the bottom of the Mediterranean after the Airbus A320 with 66 people on board plunged into the sea on 19 May while heading to Cairo from Paris. It had recorded the data of flight MS804 from its departure until it…

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The Breakout Star Of #Empire Was In #TheMightyDucks

The Breakout Star Of #Empire Was In #TheMightyDucks

Quack, quack, quack, Jamal. 1. Jussie Smollett, who plays Jamal Lyon on Empire, is the breakout star of the hit Fox series. View this image › Chuck Hodes / Fox Even though we all know Taraji P. Henson, who plays Cookie Lyon, is the star. 2. But what many might not know about the newly beloved actor is that he starred in The Mighty Ducks in 1992. View this image…

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Facebooks newest news feed: good for friends, bad for publishers

Changes to the algorithm mean your friends posts will be prioritized, and publishers that rely on Facebook traffic will be gnashing their teeth To paraphrase Archimedes, give me an algorithm, and I can move the world. to move content posted by friends higher in the feed, traffic to some publishers sites plummeted by 25%, according to Harvards Nieman Journalism Lab, sees this as an incremental change, a continuation of policies…

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Miracle of technology: story of Jesus to be released in virtual reality

Viewers can feel like they were sitting on the hillside during the Sermon on the Mount or right beside the crypt during the resurrection in VR re-enactment First came the scriptures; then the altarpieces. After that, stained glass windows and engravings of the Stations of the Cross. Last century brought biblical epics like Spartacus. Now believers will be able to experience the life of Jesus as if they were there…

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16 Incredible Mansions In The UK Where You Must Sleep Over

16 Incredible Mansions In The UK Where You Must Sleep Over

Be king or queen for day. 1. Butley Priory, Suffolk, England View this image › airbnb.co.uk airbnb.co.uk airbnb.co.uk   Enjoy history and luxury at the gorgeous Butley Priory. Just two hours from London, it’s the perfect overnight venue for a wedding reception or family gathering. The property has access to beaches and splendid forest walks, and is equipped with modern amenities while maintaining a classic and dreamy atmosphere. Accommodates: 16+…

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People Like Box, But They Love Its Sneaker-Wearing, Always-Tweeting CEO

People Like Box, But They Love Its Sneaker-Wearing, Always-Tweeting CEO

Congrats Twitter, but for IPOs. 1. Box shares started trading today on the New York Stock Exchange, about ten months after the cloud storage and app company filed to go public. Shares rose 65% despite the company’s non-existent profitability thanks to high sales and marketing costs. Box closed the day valued at $2.8 billion. View this image › Brendan Mcdermid / Reuters Online data storage provider Box Inc Co-Founder and…

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