Author: Lake Toba

Anna Akana: How I Feel about Dick Pics

This is at once a painful and a funny presentation about the unsurprisingly perverted men-on-internet and how women are treated. (More) While I think she makes light of it in an effective way, it does reflect the really dark fact that there are a lot of entitled, and frankly sick, men on the internet who do this kind of thing to women.   +++++ Image Credit: Adobe Stock Images.  Standard...

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Trump Also Fires acting ICE Director Daniel Ragsdale

From Huffington Post:  President Donald Trump has fired acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Daniel Ragsdale and appointed Thomas Homan as acting director. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly announced the appointment Monday night, just after the White House announced Trump had fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates.   Source huffingtonpost.com   +++++ Credit: Adobe Stock Images. Standard...

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Trump Fires Acting Attorney General

Just hours after acting Attorney General Sally Yates said that the Department of Justice would not defend Trump’s executive order banning Muslims from targeted countries because she was not convinced it was “lawful”, she was fired by Trump.  White House press secretary Sean Spicer was quoted as saying Yates had “betrayed the Department of Justice”.  She will be replaced by Dana Boente, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia.   Source huffingtonpost.com, cbsnews.com   +++++ Credit: Adobe Stock Images. Standard...

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