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Trump’s new pandemic boss Scott Atlas pushes ‘herd immunity’ plan, 2 million+ Americans would have to die

"With a population of 328 million in the United States, it may require 2.13 million deaths to reach a 65 percent threshold of herd immunity, assuming the virus has a 1 percent fatality rate, according to an analysis by The Washington Post." Impeached President Donald Trump's new top medical adviser is leading the White House to adopt a "herd ...

WH Press Secretary says Trump campaign slogan synonymous with a white racist movement

As we get closer to the election it appears the Trump Campaign is dropping all pretense: "The reason he called for the boycott was over MAGA. MAGA is pretty much unanimous with blue lives matter these days," said White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany. WATCH : White House press secretary defends Trump's attack on Goodyear/PBS ...

Secret Service agent shoots man near White House, here’s what we know

A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man dead near the White House today. Authorities interrupted a briefing by President Trump that was happening at the time and escorted him from the press room.

The moment Trump was escorted out of the briefing room by Secret Service - agent seems to say, ...

FCC invites public comment on Trump’s attempt to nerf Section 230

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has decided to ask the public for its thoughts on an attempt initiated in Trump in May to water down certain protections that arguably led to the creation of the modern internet economy. The nakedly retaliatory order seems to be, legally speaking, laughable, and could be resolved without public input — ...

US is preparing to ban foreign-made drones from government use

The Trump administration is preparing an executive order to ban federal departments and agencies from buying or using foreign-made drones, citing a risk to national security, TechCrunch has learned. The draft order, which was drafted in the past few weeks and seen by TechCrunch, would effectively ban both foreign-made drones or drones made with foreign ...

Photo of Trump’s shockingly orange face launches a thousand memes

02.08.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

Donald Trump's face is making America do a double take again. On Friday, photographer William Moon, who posts his photos on the Twitter account @photowhitehouse, captured a photo of the president walking across the South Lawn of the White House after... ...

Buttigieg’s CISO resigns, leaving no known cybersecurity chiefs among the 2020 candidates

Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg has lost his campaign’s chief information security officer, who cited “differences” with the campaign over its security practices. **** Baccio, who served under the former South Bend mayor’s campaign for the White House, left his position earlier this month. The Wall Street Journal first reported the news. TechCrunch also confirmed Baccio’s ...

Here’s the deal with the White House’s confusing ‘first snow of the year’ tweet

01.13.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

The White House is copping some negative feedback after posting a picture appearing to herald the year's first snowfall. Why? The temperature hit a high of 70 degrees Farenheit (21.1 C) that day. On a balmy Sunday evening in January, the White House ... ...

Watch Donald Trump confuse the **** out of a kid in a Minion costume at the White House Halloween event

10.29.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

It's White House tradition for the president and first lady to hand out candy to costumed trick-or-treaters, and with Halloween only days away the time has once again come. On Monday, Donald and Melania emerged from a decorated White House to the... ...