Trump’s way: Treating allies like enemies and enemies like allies

(CNN)British soldier Lance Corporal Jamie Webb, 24, died from the blast of a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan in March, 2013. Those are just two of the names of the many hundreds of dead soldiers from NATO countries who have fought in Afghanistan to defend the United States. It is the first and only war waged under NATO’s Article 5 collective defense obligation that an attack on one member country…

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10 survival myths that might get you killed

Shayanne Gal/Dragan Radovanovic/Business Insider With months of good weather ahead, it’s an excellent time to set out on an adventure. But if you run into trouble, you’ll want to make sure you know what to do. Sure, you have to look out for ticks and mosquitoes, but there’s something about the idea of being able to survive in the wilderness that’s thrilling. We glorify it with TV shows like “Survivor”…

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Out-of-the-Norm Attractions to See in Beverly Hills

Want to travel to one of America’s cities where million-dollar homes are the norm? Then you might want to head to Beverly Hills. Just outside of Los Angeles, the contrast between this wealthy area and those surrounding it can be eye opening. If you are going to actually stay in Beverly Hills, you can use sites like Expedia to find the right Beverly Hills hotel, probably one you can actually…

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What Is Your State’s Most Popular Design Style? Google Knows!

It’s amazing what you can find in an afternoon of playing with Google Trends. The site hosts a wealth of information if you know what to look for — even the most popular design style by state, according to what people are searching for. Luckily, Pots, Planters & More did most of the heavy lifting. The retailer analyzed recent Google search trends in each state to compare them to “national search volume…

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10 Best Places to Visit on the Gold Coast

Think of the ultimate holiday spot in Australia and the Gold Coast will automatically come to mind. Irrespective of your age or preferences, you will find a whole heap of things to keep you engaged here. Amidst the beaches, amusement parks, museums and national parks, you will find yourself running out of time. You should definitely think about how you can fit it all into your travel itinerary, and at…

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14 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare

TED Over the past several years, TED talks have brought insights from the most prominent academics, business leaders, and writers to the masses. If you want to get some quick enlightenment, look no further than this list of some of the most thought-provoking and mind-expanding TED talks available. These talks will change the way you look at yourself, and the world around you. There are worse ways to spend 15…

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Spain’s Cabify ‘categorically denies’ that it is in negotiations for a full or partial sale to Lyft

Transportation-on-demand service Lyft, now valued at over $15 billion after raising another $600 million in June, is on the hunt to scale its business. One move it might not be making soon, however, is to expand operations into Spain and Latin America by way of an acquisition of one of the leading players in the region. Cabify says it “categorically denies” that it is in conversations with Lyft for a…

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4 Things You’ll Learn About an Egyptian-Themed Sect Hiding Child Sex Abuse, on Monday’s PMI: Cults

On May 8, 2002, cult leader Dwight “Malachi” York, was arrested as he was walking into a grocery store in Eatonton, Georgia —  putting an end, authorities said, to his years of sexually abusing the children of his followers. Soon afterward, local and federal law enforcement officers busted through the gates of “Tama-Re,” the Egyptian-themed compound of York’s United Nuwaubian Nation of Moors. There they discovered dozens of female followers, 50…

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Twitters efforts to suspend fake accounts have doubled since last year

Bots, your days of tweeting politically divisive nonsense might be numbered. The Washington Post reported Friday that in the last few months Twitter has aggressively suspended accounts in an effort to stem the spread of disinformation running rampant on its platform. The Washington Post reports that Twitter suspended as many as 70 million accounts between May and June of this year, with no signs of slowing down in July. According…

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How to Choose Best Holographic Sights

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: An article from Shien who writer for topreddotsights.com to The Prepper Journal. The physics of light are one of the most complex parts of Physics. Shien provides a buyers guide for those looking to adapt to the latest in sights. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance…

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