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Hide Ya Kids, Hide Ya Wives: Trump TV Is Maybe Happening
Seems like the conspiracy theory in which Donald Trump runs for president solely for the purpose of spreading nonsense and hate on his own TV show may be legit. But even worse. According to highbrow tea spilled by Vanity Fair, Trump is in talks to create a "mini-media conglomerate" catering to his "audience" currently supporting him. via VF:
"He has, according to one of [the people briefed on the discussions], enlisted the consultation of his daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, who owns the The New York Observer. Trump’s rationale, according to this person, is that, “win or lose, we are onto something here. We’ve triggered a base of the population that hasn’t had a voice in a long time.” For his part, Kushner was heard at a New York dinner party saying that “the people here don’t understand what I’m seeing. You go to these arenas and people go crazy for him.” (Via: Vanity Fair)
15-Hr Filibuster Opens Up Conversation On Gun Control
After 15 hours of marathon speeches from Sen. Chris Murphy and other Senate Democrats, the GOP has agreed to take votes on whether people on the government's watch list should be banned from purchasing guns, and whether to expand background checks to gun shows and internet sales.
GOOD MORNING: Sunday Boozy Brunch Starts Two Hours Earlier
New York's Gov. Andrew Cuomo's announced that the archaic liquor laws that prevented alcohol sales before noon on Sundays will be lifted as early as this weekend. Outside of NYC, select patrons will be able to kick off the first call at 8AM - GOOD MORNING.
Bumble and Spotify Team Up So You Can Match Based On Musical Taste
Bumble is rolling out a new feature that will allow users to share their top streamed artists with those they match with under a partnership with Spotify. Once you connect with someone, the artists you've streamed the most will be displayed to your match, from there they can tap on the album artwork where they'll be redirected to listen. To everyone with cringey streaming habits, the private listening session button is your best friend.
PostedJun 16, 2016