Amazing ‘space telescope image’ was actually a slice of chorizo

Space may be closer than we think — perhaps even sitting on a charcuterie board. A French scientist has had to apologize for his spicy space prank after he tweeted a picture of a slice of chorizo, claiming it was a distant star captured by the James Webb Space Telescope. Étienne Klein — a physicist … Read more

Terrifying moment massive hail storm smashes car’s window in Canada as people duck for cover inside 

Terrifying moment massive hail storm smashes car’s window in Canada as people duck for cover inside Hail the size of grapefruit was seen in Alberta, Canada during a hasty storm that left vehicle windows shattered Gibran Marquez shared a video of the moments when hail flew through the vehicle of the car he was riding … Read more

Economist slams Facebook for fact-checking recession post

A prominent economist has revealed that Facebook placed a fact-checking label on a post asserting that the US has entered a recession, giving it a “partly false” rating as President Biden continues to reject the grim assessment of the economy. Dr. Phillip Magness, the research and education director at the American Institute for Economic Research, … Read more

Royal fans go wild over Princess Charlotte’s resemblance to Diana

Royal fans have gone wild over how much Princess Charlotte looks like her late grandmother Princess Diana in a new video. The Duke of Cambridge, 40, posted a video to his official Twitter account yesterday ahead of the Euro2022 final in which he and Charlotte shared their support for the Lionesses. ‘We both want to … Read more

Chinese propagandist Hu Xijin deletes Nancy Pelosi flight tweet

Chinese government propagandist Hu Xijin said on Saturday he deleted a tweet warning of military retaliation if US military jets escort House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on her visit to Taiwan. However, he nixed the tweet only after Twitter blocked his account. Pelosi, third in the line of presidential succession, after President Biden and Vice President … Read more

Twitter censors Ukrainian lawmaker over torture video

A Kyiv lawmaker who posted a gruesome video purporting to show Russian soldiers castrating a Ukrainian captive lashed out at Twitter Friday for temporarily disabling her account. “Twitter banned my profile today. Because I posted a video where a Russian soldier castrates a Ukrainian POW,” Ukrainian member of parliament Inna Sovsun wrote after apparently being … Read more

Kojima Productions Threatens Legal Action Over ‘Assassin’ Photo

Image: Kojima Productions Last week a racist joke originating from a shitty corner of the internet got quickly out of hand, and before long French politicians and Greek news channels—among others—were erroneously reporting that an old photograph of legendary game designer Hideo Kojima was actually a photo of Tetsuya Yamagamithe 41-year-old who assassinated former Japanese … Read more

Trump slams Elon Musk as ‘bulls–t artist’ at Alaska GOP campaign rally

Former President Donald Trump called Elon Musk a “bulls–t artist” as he stumped for Republican midterm candidates in Anchorage, Alaska Saturday night. Trump, 76, told supporters he predicted the world’s richest man would not go through with buying Twitter as he bashed the platform that banned him and promoted his Truth Social social media company. … Read more

ShutDownDC offering bounty for SCOTUS justices intel

A left-wing activist group is offering $50 to anyone who gives them the location of the six Supreme Court justices who voted last month to overturn Roe v. Wade. ShutDownDC said it would pay the bounty to anyone who shares a “confirmed sighting” of Justices Brett Kavanaugh, Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, Neil Gorsuch, Amy Coney … Read more

The British Army’s YouTube and Twitter Accounts Were Hacked

Over the weekend, while many in the United States were pre-gaming today’s Fourth of July holiday celebrationsin the UK, the British Army was scrambling to regain control of its Twitter and YouTube accounts that had both been hacked to promote NFTs and other crypto investment scans. According to the BBC, at one point over the … Read more