“The host of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show Jon Stewart secretly met with President Barack Obama at the White House on at least two occasions, which were followed with on-air attacks on Obama’s political enemies.
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The United States had a rather momentous month in June, with the Confederate flag being banned from most states, and gay marriage being legalized in all states.
This is progress towards equality. It’s accepting that while intolerance still exists, the authorities aren’t going to stand by and let that intolerance fester.
Greece is in deep financial trouble at the moment, with mounting debts and no way of paying them back. They owe serious institutions too, like the International Monetary Fund, which doesn’t take kindly to debtors refusing repayments.
The question is, how did Europe get into this mess in the first place? Bloomberg has the answer, or at least its own biased version of the answer.
“‘Oxi’. Greece has voted overwhelmingly to reject the financial lifeline proffered by Europe, choosing to roll the dice on its future rather than submit to more austerity economics.
“Jim Carrey launched into an anti-vaccination rant on Twitter Tuesday after California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill requiring all public school children in the state to be vaccinated starting in 2016.
Well, he certainly sticks to what he’s always said on ONE issue. Too bad it has to be this one.
Well done, America. :)
Gay people can now get married in all 50 states of the United States of America. This comes as a result of The Supreme Court of the United States ruling that the 14th Amendment of the Constitution means same-sex couples must be given the same rights as heterosexual couples.
And about time too.
There is currently a debate raging in the United States over the Confederate flag. Is it to be revered as a symbol of heroism or is it nothing but a symbol of racism, and a history that we should be looking to move on from?
Donald Trump is running for President of the United States of America. Yes, that buffoonish guy who has been roundly mocked for his political rants in the past thinks he can make it to the White House in 2016.
Thankfully, Trump doesn’t stand a chance. Sure, he has money in the bank and charisma born from managing the media for many years. But that’s about it.