Monday, July 26

UK Weekend

Alabama, covid, Louisiana, Science, UK News, UK Weekend, Vaccine

Alabama doctor describes how sick COVID patients’beg’ for the vaccine but she can only hold their hand and tell them it is too late

Amid rising cases of COVID-19, doctors are begging people to get their vaccines. One doctor said, "it's a choice between the jab or death." But anti-vaxx trolls are attacking these people online, making them nervous to speak out. LoadingSomething is loading. Whilst COVID-19 deaths soar in the USA amongst unvaccinated people, doctors have been ...
Google, News UK, UK Weekend

A couple is being sued for defamation after writing 1-star Google reviews of a roofing company, report says

A couple from Washington left one-star reviews of a roofing company after a receptionist was rude to them, KGW8 reported. The couple said they were contacted by the company's owner who demanded that they take down the reviews. They're now accused of defamation and are being sued for $112,000, according to Newsweek. LoadingSomething is loading. A couple from Vancouver, ...
Arkansas, coronavirus, covid, Healthcare, Healthcare Workers, Medical Bills, Medical costs, News UK, UK Weekend

A healthcare worker who was hospitalized for a month with COVID-19 says she now has nearly $1 million in medical bills

Shenita Russie caught COVID-19 while working in Boston as a mobile respiratory therapist, Newsweek reported. She became so unwell that she was put in a medically-induced coma. Russie has racked up an eye-watering amount in medical bills. "Close to a million dollars," she told THV11. LoadingSomething is loading. A healthcare worker from Arkansas...
Afghanistan, Donald Trump, International, News UK, Politics, Taliban, trump, Trump rallies, UK Weekend, videos

Trump gets Taliban leader’s name wrong and impersonates him with grunts, videos show

Trump referred to Taliban leader Hibatullah Akhundzada as'Mohammed' at a rally in Phoenix, Arizona. He then proceeded to imitate Akhundzada by making grunting sounds, videos show. During the rally, Trump also recalled threatening to bomb the village Akhundzada lived in. LoadingSomething is loading. Former President Donald Trump imitated the lea...
Anti-Vaccination, Conspiracy, covid, NHS, UK News, UK Weekend, Vaccine

Anti-vaxx conspiracy theorist tells rally that healthcare workers fighting COVID could face Nuremberg-style trials

Thousands gathered in London's Trafalgar Square to protest the use of COVID-19 vaccinations. Kate Shemirani-a former nurse who was struck off-compared the use of the jabs to Nazi-era medical testing. Several other high-profile conspiracy theorists spoke at the event, including David Icke and Piers Corbyn. LoadingSomething is loading. Mass anti...
Arizona, Donald Trump, lebron james, News UK, Politics, Sports, Trans Athletes, transgender athletes, trump, trump rally, UK Weekend

Donald Trump bizarrely mused about how LeBron James could get sex reassignment surgery to compete in women’s sports, video shows

Trump, during a speech at a rally in Arizona, speculated that LeBron James might get sex reassignment surgery. He suggested that the basketball player could "get the operation" to compete in women's sports. James identifies as male and has never publicly expressed a desire to transition. LoadingSomething is loading. During a rambling two-hour s...
Politics, Rand Paul, Tennessee, UK News, UK Weekend

Sen. Rand Paul confronted by foul-mouthed constituent during a virtual town hall meeting

A Kentucky resident told Sen. Rand Paul to "get f---ed" during a virtual town hall meeting. The interaction was posted on TikTok before being deleted. Paul has been criticized for refusing to get a COVID-19 vaccine and encouraging people to ditch masks. LoadingSomething is loading. Sen. Rand Paul was told to "get f---ed" during a virtual town h...
covid, Mitch McConell, Politics, republican congress, trump, UK News, UK Weekend, Vaccine

At the recent CPAC, attendees celebrated the failure of Biden’s goal to vaccinate 70% of adults. Now top Republicans have U-turned, urging people to get their jab.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., listens as the Senate Rules Committee holds a hearing on the "For the People Act," which would expand access to voting and other voting reforms, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, March 24 , 2021. Scott J. Applewhite/AP Summary List Placement High-profile Republicans are switching from a previous vaccine hesitant stance and now urging Americans to get their COVID-19 vaccines, as soon as possible. Only two weeks ago at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Dallas, attendees cheered and clapped that Biden had not been able to "sucker" people and had missed his goal of vaccinating 70% of adults. Vaccine hesitancy on the right had metastasized into o...
Airdrop, Airsoft, Flight Delays, Guns, News UK, Plane Passenger, Transportation, UK Weekend, United Airlines

A United Airlines flight was evacuated after a teenager AirDropped a photo of an airsoft gun to other passengers, report says

A teen caused a United Airlines flight to be evacuated after he AirDropped an image of a gun to other passengers. Passengers were removed from the plane and rescreened, NBC Bay Area reported. It was determined that the image wasn't new and the gun wasn't in the teenager's possession. LoadingSomething is loading. A United Airlines flight from Sa...
China, China Communist Party, covid, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Politics, UK News, UK Weekend

Marjorie Taylor Greene said she would deport Chinese people who are’loyal’ to the Chinese Communist Party

Marjorie Taylor Greene wants to "kick out every single Chinese in this country that is loyal to the CCP". The United States has a history of questioning the loyalty of Asian American immigrants. Greene made the comments while speaking to Steve Bannon on his show. LoadingSomething is loading. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene said that if she was in c...