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Sunday, January 19th, 2020

 

Wikipedia’s Article of the Day January 20, 2020: Buzz Aldrin

Image may be subject to copyright Buzz Aldrin (born January 20, 1930) is an American former astronaut and fighter pilot. As lunar module pilot on the Apollo 11 mission, he and Neil Armstrong were the first humans to land on the Moon. A graduate of West Point and MIT, where he earned a doctorate in astronautics, Aldrin served as an Air Force fighter pilot during the Korean War, flying 66 combat missions and shooting down two MiGs. He was selected as an astronaut with NASA’s third group in 1963. HisRead More


A gold trader and noted cryptocurrency loses all his Bitcoins

FILE PHOTO © REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Illustration ‘OK, Boomer’: Gold trader bemoans ‘lost’ bitcoin over forgotten password, Twitter can’t resist roasting him By RT A gold trader and noted cryptocurrency critic took to Twitter to complain he “just lost all the #bitcoin I have ever owned” after his wallet ‘forgot’ the password, drawing derision and cries of ‘OK, Boomer’ on social media. “My wallet got corrupted somehow and my password is no longer valid,” Peter Schiff tweeted, along with a screenshot of the error message. He continued: “I knew owning bitcoin wasRead More


A gold trader and noted cryptocurrency loses all his Bitcoins

FILE PHOTO © REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Illustration ‘OK, Boomer’: Gold trader bemoans ‘lost’ bitcoin over forgotten password, Twitter can’t resist roasting him By RT A gold trader and noted cryptocurrency critic took to Twitter to complain he “just lost all the #bitcoin I have ever owned” after his wallet ‘forgot’ the password, drawing derision and cries of ‘OK, Boomer’ on social media. “My wallet got corrupted somehow and my password is no longer valid,” Peter Schiff tweeted, along with a screenshot of the error message. He continued: “I knew owning bitcoin wasRead More


MrMatador has added Juventus vs Parma 2-1 – All Goals & Highlights – 19/01/2020 HD – From the stands video

Juventus vs Parma 2-1 – All Goals & Highlights – 19/01/2020 HD – From the stands Juventus 2-1 Parma Juventus vs Parma 2-1 Highlights Juventus vs Parma 2-1 All Goals & Highlights  Juventus 2-1 Parma All Goals & Highlights Parma vs Juventus 1-2 All Goals & Highlights Parma 1-2 Juventus All Goals & Highlights Juventus vs Parma All Goals & Highlights Juventus vs Parma Highlights Parma vs Juventus Highlights —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: January 19, 2020 at 05:42PM


MrMatador has added Juventus vs Parma 2-1 – All Goals & Highlights – 19/01/2020 HD – From the stands video

Juventus vs Parma 2-1 – All Goals & Highlights – 19/01/2020 HD – From the stands Juventus 2-1 Parma Juventus vs Parma 2-1 Highlights Juventus vs Parma 2-1 All Goals & Highlights  Juventus 2-1 Parma All Goals & Highlights Parma vs Juventus 1-2 All Goals & Highlights Parma 1-2 Juventus All Goals & Highlights Juventus vs Parma All Goals & Highlights Juventus vs Parma Highlights Parma vs Juventus Highlights —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: January 19, 2020 at 05:42PM


MrMatador has added Juventus vs Parma 2-1 – All Goals & Highlights – 19/01/2020 HD – From the stands video

Juventus vs Parma 2-1 – All Goals & Highlights – 19/01/2020 HD – From the stands Juventus 2-1 Parma Juventus vs Parma 2-1 Highlights Juventus vs Parma 2-1 All Goals & Highlights  Juventus 2-1 Parma All Goals & Highlights Parma vs Juventus 1-2 All Goals & Highlights Parma 1-2 Juventus All Goals & Highlights Juventus vs Parma All Goals & Highlights Juventus vs Parma Highlights Parma vs Juventus Highlights —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: January 19, 2020 at 05:42PM


Iraq’s Shia armed groups met over ‘US aggression’: Spokesman (VIDEOS)

Spokesman of Iran-linked Kataib Hezbollah group says meeting took place with Iraq’s Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr. By AL JAZEERA  The leaders of major Shia armed groups in Iraq gathered in Iran’s city of Qom earlier this month to coordinate efforts to expel the United States‘ troops in Iraq. Mohammad Mohie, spokesman of the Iran-backed Shia paramilitary group Kataib Hezbollah, told Al Jazeera on Sunday that the meeting held on January 13 aimed to coordinate future action among the armed groups. “That meeting was very important to coordinate our actions, activitiesRead More


Israel floods hundreds of acres of farmlands in Gaza

Images may be subject to copyright By PRESSTV Israel has opened the gates of its rainwater harvesting dams near the besieged Gaza Strip, flooding more than 100 hectares of Palestinian farmland. Israel has opened the gates of its rainwater harvesting dams near the besieged Gaza Strip, flooding more than 100 hectares of Palestinian farmland in less than two weeks. Israel’s uncontrolled opening of dams’ gates has caused $500,000 worth of damage to agricultural areas in Gaza. It was the third time in a week that Israel had opened the floodgates,Read More


How Western advisers helped an autocrat’s daughter amass and shield a fortune

Images may be subject to copyright. ALSO READ: Accenture took millions from an autocrat’s daughter despite corruption allegations By QUARTZ Africa This story was co-published with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. Pausing at the entrance of a star-studded bash at the Cannes Film Festival, 1990s-icon Sharon Stone flashed her one-of-a-kind cuff bracelet. It was a wraparound hippo with rubies for eyes, sapphire nostrils and white diamond teeth. The dazzling ornament was created by de Grisogono, a Swiss luxury jeweler and host of the exclusive event on the French Riviera.Read More


How Western advisers helped an autocrat’s daughter amass and shield a fortune

Images may be subject to copyright. ALSO READ: Accenture took millions from an autocrat’s daughter despite corruption allegations By QUARTZ Africa This story was co-published with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. Pausing at the entrance of a star-studded bash at the Cannes Film Festival, 1990s-icon Sharon Stone flashed her one-of-a-kind cuff bracelet. It was a wraparound hippo with rubies for eyes, sapphire nostrils and white diamond teeth. The dazzling ornament was created by de Grisogono, a Swiss luxury jeweler and host of the exclusive event on the French Riviera.Read More