Trump decries immigrants from ‘shithole countries’ coming to US

January 16, 2018

… told CNN the President’s “shithole” remark is being received much differently inside of the White House than it is outside. The official said that although this might enrage Washington, staffers predict the comment would resonate with Trump’s base, similarly to how Trump’s attacks on NFL players kneeling during the National Anthem did. Neal Katyal, a lead lawyer challenging Trump’s attempts to impose a Travel ban on mostly Muslim nations, has argued the …


Donald Trump scraps UK February visit

January 14, 2018

… Khan’s statement that there was “no reason to be alarmed”. Mr Khan, who also questioned Mr Trump’s proposed US Travel ban, said the US president’s visit would “without doubt have been met by mass peaceful protests”. Skip Twitter post by @SadiqKhan Many Londoners have made it clear that Donald Trump is not welcome here while he is pursuing such a divisive agenda. It seems he’s finally got that message. — Sadiq …


New York’s JFK Airport isn’t a fun place to be the weekend after a bomb cyclone

January 13, 2018

… each other as the week wore on. The issues were then further exacerbated over the weekend by instances of human error, unexpected disasters, and downright bad behavior. Taken together, this confluence of events led to a mob scene at JFK on Saturday and Sunday as distraught, angry, and, in some cases, stranded Travelers coped with disrupted Travel plans and the inevitable frustrating hold-ups that come about when thousands of people are stuck in the same physical space, with the same fundamental …


A 27-year-old died of cancer. Her final advice has the internet in tears.

January 9, 2018

… OK?” 11. “Travel if it’s your desire, don’t if it’s not.” 12. “Work to live, don’t live to work.” 13. “Seriously, do what makes your heart feel happy.” Photo courtesy of Remembering Holly Butcher/Facebook, used with permission. 14. “Don’t feel pressured to do what other people might think is a fulfilling life. You might want a mediocre life and that is so OK.” 15. “Tell your loved ones you love them …