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Your serverless Raspberry Pi cluster with Docker

This blog post will show you how to create your own Serverless Raspberry Pi cluster with Docker and the OpenFaaS framework. People often ask me what …

Raspberry Pi

Of Course Donald Trump Looked Directly Into the Eclipse

Andrew Harnik/AP<p>President Donald Trump went to the Truman balcony of the White House with First Lady Melania and their son Barron on Monday to join …

Donald Trump

Enough is Enough

These are not normal times.<p>The man in the White House is reckless and unmanageable, a danger to the Constitution, a threat to our democratic institutions.<p>Last week some of his worst qualities were on display: his moral vacuity and his disregard for the truth, as well as his stubborn resistance to …

Paul Ryan

Marvel and DC Comic Books Worth Big Money

It’s easy for us to forget that many of the superheroes we’ve seen in movie theaters have been around for upwards of 50 to 60 years in the pages of …

Comics

Next Xbox Game Pass Games Include Newly Announced ReCore: Definitive Edition

Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass service continues to grow. During its Gamescom livestream today, the company announced the service is coming to eight new territories, with seven new games on the way, one of which is ReCore: Definitive Edition.<p>As previously reported, ReCore: Definitive Edition is an …

Xbox

Microsoft's Project Scorpio returns as a special Xbox One X for preorders

Microsoft first revealed its Xbox One X back at E3, and now it’s allowing consumers to preorder the console today ahead of its release on November 7th. Just like the Xbox One Day One Edition, Microsoft is also creating a special edition for the Xbox One X: the Project Scorpio Edition. Priced at …

Microsoft

New Bill Would Require Donald Trump To Undergo Mental Health Evaluation

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) isn't a psychiatrist, but she wants to make the president see one.<p>A new bill introduced in the House of Representatives would require President Donald Trump to undergo a physical and mental health exam to determine if he is stable enough to stay in office.<p>Rep. Zoe …

Donald Trump

Wisconsin lawmakers vote to pay Foxconn $3 billion to get new factory | Ars Technica

State taxpayers could end up paying Foxconn $500,000 per job, or more.<p>The Wisconsin Assembly voted 59-30 on Thursday to approve a bill to give …

Foxconn

Oak Lane Cemetery

Oak Lane Cemetery, Hopewell, Virginia. 15,808 likes · 4,869 talking about this. Oak Lane Cemetery is our annual Halloween display/home haunt. We are …

The Defenders MCU And Original Marvel Comics Looks Compared

Even though mainstream viewers may be just now getting to know the various member of <b>Marvel's Defenders</b>, most of the characters in the show are …

Comics

Stephen Bannon Out at the White House After Turbulent Run

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Stephen K. Bannon, the embattled chief strategist who helped President Trump win the 2016 election by embracing their shared nationalist impulses, departed the White House on Friday after a turbulent tenure shaping the fiery populism of the president’s first seven months in …

Donald Trump

Trump’s New FERC Commissioner Rob Powelson Accepted Gifts from Energy Industry as State Regulator

Robert Powelson, President Donald Trump’s newly appointed commissioner to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), received both gifts and …

Renewable Energy

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Why a BATMAN BEYOND Movie Needs Michael Keaton

For most people growing up in the ’90s, <i>Batman: The Animated Series</i> is, was, and ever will be the definitive take on Batman and the Gotham City Rogues …

Batman

Texas Women Will Now Be Forced to Take Out 'Rape Insurance' for Abortion

On Tuesday, August 15, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed House Bill 214 into law while flanked by the bill's primary champions in the state legislature. As one might guess from their rictus grins, this law concerns one of Texas Republicans' favorite punching bags: reproductive rights.<p>Nicknamed the …

Rights & Freedoms

Pence responds to Trump remarks: 'I stand with the president'

Vice President Pence on Wednesday said he stands by President Trump following criticism of his remarks blaming the violence during a white …

Donald Trump

OPINION | There is no Trump administration

The most worrying thing about the current fight between President Trump and the People's Democratic Republic of Korea (DPRK) is that it is just that. …

World Leaders

Fox's Shep Smith: We couldn't find a Republican willing to come on and defend Trump

Fox News host Shepard Smith said Wednesday that the network tried and failed to get a Republican on-air to defend President Trump's controversial …

Donald Trump

5 Figures That Define the Middle Class -- The Motley Fool

Once America's backbone, the U.S. middle class is disappearing before our eyes.<p>The middle class is often thought of as the backbone of the American …

Equality

The American middle class is dying — and it's driving department stores out of business

The deterioration of the middle class in America is decimating department stores.<p>Shares of Macy's, Dillard's, Kohl's, and JCPenney spiraled as much as 15% this week after the companies reported weak quarterly sales.<p>The retailers were hammered despite all four showing signs of modest improvement …

Trends

Trump says both sides to blame amid Charlottesville backlash

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump, in a staggering, impromptu news conference in New York on Tuesday, blamed the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend on both sides of the conflict -- equating the white supremacists on one side with the "alt-left" on the other side -- after his top …

There Is No Order in Congress

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell walks back to his office after speaking to members of the media at the Capitol on Aug. 1.Alex Wong/Getty …

Podcasting

CBO Says Trump’s Plan for Obamacare Could Make Premiums Skyrocket

The Congressional Budget Office released yet another damning health care report on Tuesday that spells trouble for one of President Donald Trump’s …

ObamaCare

Quantum Internet Is 13 Years Away. Wait, What's Quantum Internet?

A year ago this week, Chinese physicists launched the world’s first quantum satellite. Unlike the dishes that deliver your Howard Stern and cricket …

Quantum Mechanics

Banning Transgender Troops Could Cost U.S.$960 Million, Report Says

A new report estimates banning transgender service members would set the U.S. back $960 million, challenging President Donald Trump's pro-ban argument about "the tremendous medical costs" associated with permitting transgender people to serve in the military.<p>The report, co-authored by the Palm …

U.S. Military

The Department of Justice Demands Records on Every Visit to Anti-Trump Protest Site DisruptJ20

Protesters shout at President Donald Trump and first lady Melania as they drive past in the inaugural parade in Washington on Jan. 20.Mark …

U.S. Department of Justice

Why Won't Trump Use the 'T' Word to Describe Charlottesville?

President Trump gave a much better statement Monday on the dismaying events in Charlottesville than he did on Saturday. But while he now is willing …

White Supremacists

Meet the 3 Alabama Republicans Who Want to Replace Jeff Sessions

Alabama Republicans head to the polls on Tuesday to decide who will replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions in the US Senate, and the ballot presents …

Jeff Sessions

New Texas Bill Would Require Women To Purchase "Rape Insurance"

Last week, Texas’s Republican-controlled House voted 95-51 in favor of restricting abortion coverage in health insurance. Under the bill, known as …

Rights & Freedoms