25 People Share Their Hotel Hacks And Traveling Might Never Be The Same Again

When you come to stay at a hotel, usually all that you want are the basics: to relax, watch a movie on TV, get a good night’s sleep, enjoy some delicious English breakfast in the morning, maybe get some advice about what interesting sites there are to see nearby. The last thing that should be on your mind is how uncomfortable you are. It shouldn’t take 5 stars for a hotel to provide the basics and make you feel welcome. However, the sad reality is that far from every hotel you stay at will be up to your standards. Luckily, people have come up with plenty of life hacks while you stay at hotels, especially bad ones. And one person’s …

The Zodiac signs as conspiracy theories

The question has also been posed on Twitter by comedian Cathy Heller. Conspiracy theories are just astrology for white guys — Cathy Humes (@CrappyFumes) September 10, 2019 Daily DotBoth astrology and conspiracy theories rely on specific observable detailslike planetary movements or factoids from sensational news storiesto extrapolate a greater truth. The same reasons some dudes gawk at astrology are the exact reasons why conspiracy theories feel so absurd to non-believers: in order to believe in either, you have to allow for some suspension of disbelief. So whether youre a white dude who hates astrology, a recovering zodiac-memes addict, or simply a non-binary with a love for falling down Wikipedia holes, Ive created a new zodiac for . What follows is …

2nd Whistleblower Comes Forward On Trump’s Dealings With Ukraine: Attorneys

Donald Trump and Ukraine has come forward to speak with the intelligence community’s inspector general, two attorneys representing the whistleblowers have said. told ABC News Sunday that this intelligence official, whom his firm is also now representing, is able to speak directly about the details cited in a Fellow attorney Andrew Bakaj also confirmed the reported by The New York Times on Friday, or if it is an additional one. That official was reportedly interviewed by Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson during an investigation into the first whistleblower’s complaint. summary of Trump’s call with Zelensky. Trump, who’s accused of inappropriately pressuring Zelensky to investigate one of his 2020 presidential rivals, former Vice President He’s described his call with Zelensky as …

You’ll Die When You See Jessica Alba’s Latest #Spon Fail | Betches

I was minding my own business last night, watching old clips of The View and scrolling Instagram, when a hot tip popped up in my DMs. One of my Insta-BFFs Alex (@lexniko, she’s f*cking hilarious) sent me a side-by-side that almost made me fall out of my chair. It’s just…so stupid. Our beloved Jessica Alba, actress, model, and skin care mogul, made a hilarious mistake in her latest sponsored post, and I haven’t stopped thinking about it since. Here’s the post in question: View this post on Instagram buy some of the products! (I definitely won’t, but she doesn’t need to know that.) No, to spot the issue with this photo, we have to go back in time, all the way to …

China Says It Won’t Meddle In American Affairs, ‘Trusts’ U.S. Can Run Itself

China distanced itself from President impeachment scandal on Friday, a day after Trump called on the country to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden.  Trump told reporters in front of the White House that “China should start an investigation into the Bidens,” CNN on Thursday reported that Xi Jinping in June. Sen. Sasse told the Omaha World-Herald Friday. “If the Biden kid broke laws by selling his name to Beijing, that’s a matter for American courts, not communist tyrants running torture camps.” Mitt Romney (R-Utah) also lashed Trump for “When the only American citizen President Trump singles out for China’s investigation is his political opponent in the midst of the Democratic nomination process, it strains credulity to suggest that it is anything …

Second official reportedly considering whistleblower complaint against Trump

Intelligence official was interviewed by watchdog to corroborate initial complaint about Trumps dealings with Ukraine, report says A second intelligence official is reportedly considering filing a whistleblower complaint about Donald Trumps dealings with Ukraine as the Democrats impeachment investigation into the president and his administration continues to escalate. The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, also failed to meet a subpoena deadline to turn over documents related to the investigation, as House Democrats broadened their subpoena request to the White House, demanding documents after the executive branch ignored requests to provide them voluntarily. At the heart of the impeachment inquiry is a whistleblower complaint outlining Trumps efforts to pressure the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, to launch a corruption investigation against …

Jewish American Activists Observe The High Holidays With Protests Against ICE

Progressive Jews are planning multiple protests during the Days of Awe, the 10-day period between Rosh Hoshanah and Yom Kippur that is considered the holiest season on the Jewish calendar. Though the actions have various goals ― from defunding the federal agencies responsible for detaining migrants to pushing for driver’s licenses for undocumented people ― the common thread for activists is to use the traditions and themes of the holiday season to spotlight policies that hurt immigrants.    Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster, deputy director of T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights and a grandchild of Holocaust survivors, told the protesters that saying “never again” about the Holocaust means, in these times, closing migrant detention camps and abolishing ICE. Rabbi Jason …

Uber Copter Is Like All Your VIP Travel Fantasies Come To Life

Courtesy Lilli Petersen What Is Uber Copter? It’ll Make Your VIP Travel Fantasies Come To Life By Lilli Petersen Oct 4, 2019 The only form of hell worse than at the airport, is to the airport. As someone who is late absolutely everywhere in my life, trying to make a flight is a unique form of anxious torture that involves traffic, non-refundable fees, and the near-inevitability of forgetting some crucial form of ID. So when I got the chance to skip over it all, you bet I took it. If you haven’t heard yet, Uber is integrating helicopter flights into their routine, so if you’re asking what Uber Copter is, I can lay out this VIP-style experience. I have to …

Bride fires flower girl on wedding day, gets slammed on Reddit

An anonymous bride posted to Reddit’s popular forum “Am I the A–h—,” asking if she was wrong for firing her niece from her role of flower girl on the day of the wedding – and, perhaps to her surprise, the vote for overwhelmingly “yes.” (iStock) CLICK HERE FOR THE ALL-NEW FOXBUSINESS.COM “The girls have never liked each other for reasons I don’t know. I didn’t pay too much mind to it since I was too caught up in myself,” she wrote. However, the bride changed her mind on her wedding day, when she “got to witness the bullying” firsthand. “Amber (and keep in mind this is an eight-year-old child) told Katie that she’d never get married because she’s too ugly. …

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds: Ghosteen review his most beautiful songs

Caves voice is richer than ever on this stunning double album that sets desperation against empathy and faith Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds 18th album was casually announced, a week before its release, in answer to an online query from a fan on Caves His most recent tour was effectively its live incarnation, based around an audience Q&A, conducted without a moderator. Anyone who has attended an artist Q&A where a particularly banzai fan has ended up in possession of the microphone knows what a bold high-wire act that is. The accidental death of Warren Elliss tape loops and electronics replaced by warm analogue synthesiser that gives proceedings a faintly proggy feel. Indeed, Ghosteen occasionally feels like an infinitely …

Halloween’s coming so here are 7 movies to scream…uh stream in honor of the holiday

(CNN)Don’t read any further if you frighten easily. “The Amityville Horror” Whether it’s the 1979 original or the 2005 remake, this film about a couple who finds trouble after they move into a house with a bloody history might unsettle you every time you hear a creak in your own home. Both versions are streaming on Hulu, , iTunes, Google Play, Vudu and YouTube. “Velvet Buzzsaw” This supernatural horror film boasts an all-star cast, including Jake Gyllenhaal, John Malkovich, Rene Russo, Toni Collette and Daveed Diggs. There’s also plenty of art in this film, which revolves around the world of wealthy art collectors and a supernatural force that is unleashed when creativity meets commerce. The movie is streaming on Netflix. …

Why Dont Any Animals Have Three Legs?

The animals of our planet walk on two legs, or four legs, or six, or even 750 for that matter. So why don’t any animals have three? While truly three-legged animals don’t exist in nature, various creatures rest in a “tripod stance”, placing their weight on two legs plus a tail or beak. Meerkats perching upright to assess their surroundings rest on their hind legs and tail, and kangaroos prop themselves up with their muscular tails as they feed. Meanwhile, woodpeckers brace themselves with tail feathers when perched precariously on a tree trunk, and parrots climb using their two feet and beak as a trio of grippers. Even fish rest on three appendages; the aptly named tripod fish rests on …

“Why Is Your Mom White?”: Sons Response to Strangers Question Leaves Mom in Tears

ShareTweetPin I glanced in the mirror one night when I was putting my children to bed and suddenly remembered that I didn’t grow them in my belly when I saw our reflection staring back at us. It might sound weird that I forget that my children are adopted, but I do. Because to me, they’re just my children. Sophie Brendle Photography My family doesn’t look like most. I am a white mama to three beautiful, brown children. And although most of the time we don’t notice, others around us do. We walk into stores or restaurants and people stare or give us a double glance. I choose to believe it’s because they think our family is beautiful and are curious …

Stacey Dash Claims Domestic Violence Reports Were ‘Blown Out Of Proportion’ Following Her Arrest! – Perez Hilton

The Clueless actress was bailed out by hubby Jeffrey Marty following her arrest after an alleged domestic violence incident on Sunday, and Dash now claims the earlier reports of He told the outlet: Jackson claimed police later detected marks on Dash’s neck during a medical evaluation. They still kept her held on $500 bail — which Marty reportedly paid on Monday to free her from the Land O’ Lakes detention facility in Pasco County. The statement read: That’s right, y’all — we (apparently) just got Fake News’d! “No charges were pressed by her husband, however, Deputies arrested Ms. Dash peacefully, as a formality. Ms. Dash’s husband appeared in court today, September 30th, on her behalf and Ms. Dash was released from …