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US sabotages Nordstream 1 and 2 pipelines
As President Biden said he would do months ago, the US military has cut both gas pipelines from Russia to Europe. This is dire news for Germany and Europe in general as looming heating gas shortages forebode a deadly winter to come.
UK pensions now insolvent, bailed out by Bank Of England
A total collapse of the British economy is imminent. This would have happened today if the Bank of England had not bailed out important pension funds. This is merely a temporary reprieve, the economy will collapse anyway by the end of 2022.
Coolio dead at 59
Rapper Coolio has passed away at the age of 59. No cause reported.
US rail strike looms. Shipments already stopped.
Some perishable shipments have been stopped in advance of a looming US rail strike. Lawmakers are trying everything except giving the workers what they want. A strike during the harvest season will be disastrous.
Queen Elizabeth 2 of England has died
Queen Elizabeth II of England has died after the longest reign in English history of natural causes.
Mikhail Gorbachev dead at 91
The Soviet Unions last leader died today at 91 years old.
Salmon Rushdie stabbed in NY
A masked man attacked famed author Salmon Rushdie while he was giving a public interview. The attacker was taken into custody. Rushdie was stabbed in the neck and taken to a hospital, condition unknown.
Trumps home searched by FBI
A search warrant was issued and executed on Donald Trumps home in Florida. This is probably an unconstitutional fishing expedition that will go nowhere but cost taxpayers. Also another distraction from the inflation, crumbling economy, crushing self imposed embargos, and ongoing undeclared disastrous foreign wars.
Olivia Newton-John dead at 73
Complications from breast cancer caused the singers desth. It was first diagnosed in 1993 and had been in remission until recently.
4 Louisville police officers charged in Breonna Taylor murder
4 Louisville, Kentucky police officers where charged finally, years after the murder of Breonna Taylor was carried out under the guise of serving a no-knock warrant. The charges include lying in court to obtain the warrant.
Pelosi visits Taiwan
3rd in line to the US Presidency, Nancy Pelosi is visiting Taiwan in a move that will antagonize Red China.
Bill Russel dies at 91
Basketball great Bill Russel has passed away at the age of 91.
Nichelle Nichols dies at 89
Famous for playing Star Treks original Uhura, Nichelle Nichols has passed away at the age of 89.
Flooding in Kentucky kills at least 25
Flooding occurred across the south but especially bad in Kentucky where at least 25 died.
Fraud over Alzheimer’s amyloid hypothesis
The theory that amyloid buildup in the brain caused Alzheimer’s disease has absorbed most of the research funds for years. This has now been proven a lie fraudulently created by the two researchers who made the most.
Larry Storch dead at 99
Actor Larry Storch has passed away at the age of 99. Storch was known for playing Cpl Agarn in F Troop.
Elon Musk cancels Twitter purchase
Elon Musk has decided not to buy twitter after all. Twitter moves to force him to buy it for 44 million US dollars.
Tony Sirico dead
Actor Tony Sirico dead at 79. Known for The Sopranos.
L.Q. Jones dead of natural causes at 94
Character actor L. Q. Jones, known for many westerns since 1955, passed away of natural causes.
Rogers Telcom knocks out a quarter of Canada’s internet access
A Major outage took down a quarter of Canadian internet service. This is the second time in 15 months with Rogers Telecommunication holding a near monopoly on the internet in the country.
Shinzo Abe shot dead at campaign rally
Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan until 2020, was shot with a homemade gun by a former Navy soldier at a campaign speech. He later died of the injuries. Perpetrator caught on scene.
UK Prime Minister quits in disgrace
United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson quit amid growing scandals and screw ups. Before the axe fell anyway as they say.
James Caan dead at 82
Legendary actor James Caan has passed away at the age of 82. No cause reported.