Will Carnley

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Scientists Baffled by McConnell and Ryan’s Ability to Stand Upright Without Spines

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Calling it a “medical mystery of the first order,” scientists are baffled by the ability of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan to stand upright without the benefit of spines.<p>Doctors at the University of Minnesota Medical School, who …

Mitch McConnell

Researchers have mapped the US by people’s fear of romantic intimacy

Does it ever seem like everyone around you is freaking out about their love life in exactly the same way?<p>According to research from the University of Michigan, that’s because geography has a role in our approach to romance. Researchers analyzed data from Americans in all 50 states, looking for two …

University of Michigan

'California Will Launch Its Own Damn Satellites,' Governor Brown Tells Trump

California Gov. Jerry Brown has launched a blistering attack on President-elect Donald Trump's stance on climate change, telling a gathering of scientists that he will do everything in his power to protect laboratories and advanced research.<p>In an address Wednesday to a conference of the American …

Jerry Brown

Execution of Saudi prince brings praise for the monarchy

CAIRO – Saudi Arabia’s rulers are not as popular as they used to be in the kingdom. With low global oil prices, officials have been forced to cut spending dramatically in a nation where most people depend on the government for salaries, education and other forms of welfare.<p>But the rare execution of …

Royal Family

Trudeau says he and Trump hold different views on women

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has changed his public comments on U.S. politics to distance himself from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, making it clear their views on women are incompatible.<p>At a news conference on Thursday, Mr. Trudeau initially relied on his usual talking points when …

Alt-Right Leaders: We Aren’t Racist, We Just Hate Jews

The racist, anti-semitic, white power group called the ‘alt-right’ has been mainstreamed thanks to Breitbart and the Trump campaign. And they are …

Scientist Creates Possible Cure to All Viruses, Needs It to Go Viral

When MIT-trained engineer Todd Rider revealed his revolutionary idea for killing virtually any virus, everyone from fellow scientists to The White …

Immune System

Zotac's water-cooled mini PC is ready for VR and surprisingly affordable

Squeezing this many goodies into a small PC can be tricky, but the Magnus EN980 pulls it off.<p>I've always thought that you really needed a tower chassis to really get the most out of a PC. Having more space usually means better airflow, after all. And it leaves you room for components, such as an …

Stephen Hawking: Donald Trump Appeals to ‘Lowest Common Denominator’

LONDON — Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking said Tuesday that the popularity of Donald Trump is beyond even his understanding.<p>The author of “A Brief History of Time” was asked in an interview whether his knowledge of the universe meant he could explain the presumptive Republican nominee's appeal.<p>…

François Hollande pushes through labour bill with special decree

President will bypass parliament to implement proposed changes which have brought thousands to the streets in protest<p>France’s Socialist government has taken the risky and controversial decision to bypass parliament and use a special decree to force through a contested labour reform bill by its …

North Carolina's Bathroom Bill Is a Constitutional Monstrosity

HB2 doesn’t just repeal LGBT civil-rights laws; it bars passing new ones. The Supreme Court calls that “animus.”<p>Pat McCrory, the beleaguered governor of North Carolina, says he signed the controversial “bathroom bill”—HB2—because cities’ local gay-rights laws were “local government overreach.” When …

Civil Rights