Eric Martin

621 Flips | 5 Magazines | 3 Likes | 4 Following | 4 Followers | @ericmartin50999 | Keep up with Eric Martin on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Eric Martin”

A New Talking Point From the Pro-Trump Fringe

A new line of punditry is bubbling up among the president’s followers online: It was a positive thing that the Russians hacked the 2016 election.<p><i>Updated at 5:28 p.m. ET</i><p>On Wednesday morning, in the midst of yet another contentious news cycle dominated by coverage of Russian election meddling, I …

Hillary Clinton

11 guys on the difference between a good and a great blow job

Eye contact features a lot.<p>If you're looking to give someone the best blow job they've ever had, first try out these blow job positions, and then read the below. Here, 11 guys explain the difference between a good, and a damn fine blow job.<p>1. "<b>Taking however long it takes in a very un-rushed …

'The Dark Knight' Is Coming To IMAX For Its 10th Anniversary & I've Got A Smile On My Face

Before Marvel took over the superhero movie genre and normalized a slightly sunnier insight with the world of the Avengers, Christopher Nolan's <i>Batman</i> …

The Dark Knight

Why Be a Sex Slave?

"There is something very appealing and raw about being treated as a slave." The obscure Gor sci-fi series from the 1970s inspired this woman's decision.<p><i>This July, we’re heating things up with Sex-Rated: The VICE Guide to Sex in India. Come with us as we dive deep into Indian sexuality, as well as</i> …

RPGs

The Xperia XZ3 very well might cost $800+. What do you think about that?

So, it seems we are about to see a new Sony flagship at IFA in early September. We've heard some rumors about an Xperia XZ3, Sony itself has …

Comic-Con 2018: Hands-on with DC's bold new streaming platform

DC is kicking off San Diego Comic-Con 2018 with an ambitious foray into the world of streaming services. It calls this venture DC Universe, a platform that aims to tie its different varieties of superhero adventures together. Want to watch a Batman movie? Want to watch Batman: The Animated Series? …

Harley Quinn

The secret to loving your life

Sometimes life sucks. Bad. Really bad. And you feel like you want a refund.<p>But, of course, we need to accept that Life Avenue is going to have its …

Self-help

How a cabal of romance writers cashed in on Amazon Kindle Unlimited

To cash in on Kindle Unlimited, a cabal of authors gamed Amazon’s algorithm<p>On June 4th, a group of lawyers shuffled into a federal court in Manhattan to argue over two trademark registrations. The day’s hearing was the culmination of months of internet drama — furious blog posts, Twitter hashtags, …

Writing

Forget Suits. Show the Tattoo. Female Candidates Are Breaking the Rules.

The guys at the union hall have just swapped out the first keg when Abby Finkenauer, Democratic candidate for Congress, arrives and immediately reveals the kind of vulnerability that campaign consultants have long told women to avoid.<p>She starts by discussing her $20,000 in student loan debt, then …

Voting

Politicians are using fake news schemes to get elected

Politicians on the left and right are manipulating the news to bolster their election efforts with fake headlines, websites and articles. Why it …

Fake News

U.S. Treasury moves to protect identities of 'dark money' political donors

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury said on Monday that it will no longer require certain tax-exempt organizations including politically active nonprofit groups, such as the National Rifle Association and Planned Parenthood, to identify their financial donors to U.S. tax authorities.<p>The policy …

Taxes

Trump’s step toward Putin seals a new world order

The president has upended the global definitions of friends and foes.<p>President Donald Trump cast his meeting Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin as a step “towards a brighter future.”<p>But the global community had a different assessment: The summit in Helsinki signaled the manifestation of a …

Donald Trump

Republicans have decided to follow Trump off a cliff of treachery | Peter Daou

The treasonous and unpatriotic behavior of the Republican party is an ugly stain on the US and a dangerous realignment of the world order<p>Trump has been given free rein to trash the FBI and US intelligence agencies while staunchly defending a dictator who ordered a brazen assault on America’s free …

Vietnam War

I Am the Last of the #NeverTrumpers

In olden days, my kind was common: principled conservatives with the courage to stand up for what was right. We rallied around the limp banners of such dull men as Mitt Romney and Lindsey Graham. Yet today those boring titans have fallen to the Great Menace. I am the last of the #NeverTrumpers, …

Donald Trump

I Was a White House Stenographer. Trump Wasn’t a Fan.

On Friday, at a news conference with Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain a reporter asked President Trump about disparaging comments he had made about her to The Sun newspaper. He denied ever having said them and declared that recordings of the interview would vindicate him. “We record when we …

Donald Trump

3D printed guns are now legal… What’s next?

On Tuesday, July 10, the DOJ announced a landmark settlement with Austin-based Defense Distributed, a controversial startup led by a young, charismatic anarchist whom Wired once named one of the 15 most dangerous people in the world.<p>Hyper-loquacious and media-savvy, Cody Wilson is fond of telling …

Guns

Comedy vs. Tragedy: The Legacy of Robin Williams

When Robin Williams died in 2014 at the age of 63, the news landed with a shock for several reasons. Though his final years found him treading water …

Comedy

9 great games that will steal your summer for less

We get it, you don't want to spend the summer out in the actual sun. But don't go spending the entire indoor summer on Fortnite, there are better ways to play the days away. The list of games below is guaranteed to give you the biggest bang for your gaming buck, no matter your platform of choice.<p>Or …

Gaming Industry

Meghan McCain explodes when Tara Setmeyer calls Trump supporters "A Cult", because they are.

Conservative commentator Tara Setmayer, who was a guest on Friday’s show, said she was aghast that Trump can get away with lying in such obvious ways …

Donald Trump

Sony Xperia XZ2 Review: Fantastic Camera, Unique Design

Advertisement<p>Our verdict of the <b>Sony Xperia XZ2</b>:<br>A stunning camera with 1080p super slow motion and 4K HDR video recording, as well as a gorgeous HDR …

Mueller Has the Goods—All of the Goods

Wittingly or unwittingly, a huge cast of American characters was in on the plot.<p><i>The conspiracy had as its object impairing, obstructing, and defeating the lawful governmental functions of the United States by dishonest means in order to enable the Defendants to interfere with U.S. political and</i> …

Donald Trump

The Surface Phone isn't being killed, just 'significantly reworked'

It’s been a whirlwind month for rumors on Project Andromeda, better known as the quasi-mythical Surface Phone. First the <i>Verge</i> reported it was coming soon. Then Mary Jo Foley from <i>ZDNet</i> said to not expect it this year – or maybe ever, leading to a petition to save Andromeda that has thus far garnered …

Andromeda

What Jonathan Chait Gets Right About Trump and Russia

Thirty years of contacts with Russia are hard to dismiss as a series of disconnected events.<p>Jonathan Chait has written a long piece on President Donald Trump’s myriad ties to Russia. The reaction is about what you’d expect: Trump’s most feverish critics see it as the indictment of a Manchurian …

Donald Trump

Trump Told Russia To Get Clinton's Emails. The Same Day, They Obeyed.

A new indictment from Robert Mueller reveals that Russia appeared to be listening to what Trump wanted.<p>In the morning of July 27, 2016, Donald Trump encouraged Russian hackers to find emails that had been deleted from Hillary Clinton’s private server that she used while serving as secretary of …

Donald Trump

There’s a $59 adapter that transforms your wired Bose noise cancelling headphones into wireless headphones

If you have Bose QuietComfort 25 or QuietComfort 15 headphones, it’s a pretty safe assumption that you love them. These two of the best pairs of …

Consumer Tech

The Personality Traits Linked To Infidelity - PsyBlog

How to spot the personality type who cheats in relationships.<p>People who are <i>low</i> on agreeableness and <i>low</i> on conscientiousness are more likely to cheat …

Psychology

The new Xperia XA2 Plus packs a huge display and high-resolution sound quality

Hot on the heels of the Xperia XZ2 Premium, Sony has released another phone — the Xperia XA2 Plus. Sony is marketing the Xperia XA2 Plus as belonging …

Phones

Why I Choose to Pursue the Pervier Side of Life

I have a weird relationship with my tailor. He’s a smiley, petite, ancient Japanese man who speaks roughly seven words of English, but unexpectedly, over the past few years, we’ve grown pretty close. Maybe even too close? He fingered me, basically. Well . . . ish. It’s complicated.<p>I’m an obsessive …

Relationships

I Asked Cucks Why They’re Obsessed With Watching Their Partners Cheat

"I want my wife to sleep with randoms, but it’s breaking her heart."<p>My worst nightmare is the thought of my partner sleeping with another man. Jealousy is my weakness, and it easily consumes me. But there are people out there, cuckolds, who are aroused by these thoughts. They want other men to …

Relationships

Brett Kavanaugh's track record

Here is a sampling of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's most important decisions and past statements about policy issues:<p><b>Abortion and birth control:</b> Kavanaugh argued in a 2015 dissent that Obamacare's mandate for contraception coverage infringed on the rights of religious organizations, a …

Brett Kavanaugh