News Summary on Saturday, January 12th 2019

3 dead, dozens injured in Paris bakery gas leak explosion - World

[] The Spanish newspaper El Pais reported the woman was a tourist staying in a hotel near the bakery, which is around the corner from the Folies-Bergere theater and not far from the Paris shopping district that includes the famed headquarters of Galeries Lafayette

UK weather - Heavy SNOW set to batter Britain as 'Beast from the East 2' is triggered by polar vortex after warm Christmas

[] UK weather forecasters predict snow and freezing temperatures will batter Britain with fears of a Beast from the East 2 But a whole raft of showers in northern Scotland, and they will turn to sleet and snow over the hills John Hammond, forecaster for Weathertrending, said: By the weekend, I expect snow will be falling in places – initially across northern hills

Democrat Julian Castro launches 2020 U.S. presidential bid

[] He will seek to position himself as a political outsider with liberal credentials Castro is the second candidate to formally launch a campaign Joaquin Castro's position on the House Intelligence Committee has made him a frequent public critic of the president

Today marks the longest government shutdown in history

[] Today the partial government shutdown becomes the longest in U.S. history The lack of a compromise means some 800,000 federal workers missed their paycheck Friday After absorbing public blame for the impasse, Republicans backed down and accepted Clinton’s budget plan with minor modifications

Report: FBI probed whether Trump was secretly working for Russia

[] But Trump’s behavior in the days around Comey’s May 2017 firing, specifically two instances in which he seemed to tie Comey’s ousting to the Russia investigation, helped trigger the counterintelligence part of the investigation, according to the newspaper

Saudi teen who fled family welcomed as 'brave new Canadian' in Toronto

[] After a brief appearance, she was taken back into the airport terminal That’s why I went to Canada, she told Reuters in a direct message before boarding her flight to Toronto Within hours, a campaign sprang up dubbed #SaveRahaf, spread on Twitter by a loose network of activists Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles

Huawei fires Chinese employee arrested in Poland on spying allegations

[] By Anna Fifield Anna Fifield Beijing bureau chief We share the same concerns as the United States and Britain and that is espionage on private and state actors in Norway, Justice Minister Tor Mikkel Wara told Reuters Huawei has denied being involved in any such activities and pointed to a lack of evidence to support the suspicions

Government shutdown becomes longest in U.S. history

[] The dispute has disrupted everything from air travel to tax collection and suspended pay for many government workers Roughly 800,000 federal workers did not receive paychecks that would have gone out on Friday Keep an eye out for warning signs of trouble, Director R.D Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles

Elon Musk's $30.5billion SpaceX to lay off 10 percent of workforce

[] SpaceX's Starlink program is competing with OneWeb and Canada's Telesat to be the first to market with a new satellite-based internet service Later that month, he was sued by a British caver who had helped rescue 12 boys trapped in Thailand after Musk called him a 'pedo guy' and a 'child rapist'

Florida pardons four black men wrongly convicted of raping white teenager in 1949

[] But just before the trials began, Lake County Sheriff Willis McCall shot the pair, claiming the handcuffed men tried to escape as he transferred them from prison to a jail Mr DeSantis replaced him as governor on Tuesday and made the pardons a priority

Meghan Markle’s half-brother arrested on suspicion of drink driving

[] It’s hopeful that if Meghan and Harry came and my father - Meghan and Harry could spend some time together with him and that would be good An official police log of the incident, which spelt Meghan’s brother’s name incorrectly, stated: Markel and Blount got into an argument In his drunken state Markle grabbed a gun and pressed it to Blount’s head in an attempt to get her to leave

Paris police: Several injured after powerful gas leak blast

[] The spokeswoman, who wasn’t authorized to be publicly named, said the explosion is believed to have been prompted by a gas leak The bakery is around the corner from the Folies-Bergere theater and not far from the shopping district that includes the famed headquarters of Galeries Lafayette

Nissan top executive Munoz resigns amid broadened Ghosn probe

[] As I have repeatedly and recently made clear to the company, I look forward to continuing to assist Nissan in its investigations People with knowledge of the issue have said that Munoz, who had been placed on a leave of absence earlier in the month, had not been co-operating with the internal investigation Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles

US Democrat Tulsi Gabbard announces 2020 presidential run

[] Gabbard said although her main issue will be war and peace, she will push for combating climate change, reforming the criminal justice system, and providing healthcare for all Americans I'm thinking through how I can best be of service and I'll make my decision based on that, she said

Tulsi Gabbard says she will run for president in 2020

[] Gabbard, an Iraq War veteran, currently serves on the House Foreign Affairs Committee Bernie Sanders' highest-profile supporters, aligning herself with his populist economic message Gabbard has staked out anti-interventionist foreign policy positions in Congress CNN's Eric Bradner and Gregory Krieg contributed to this report

Mesut Ozil omission at West Ham defended by Arsenal boss Unai Emery

[] To watch Premier League action on your mobile now download the Football Score Centre on iPhone or Android But when pushed over why he opted to leave Ozil at home for the short trip to east London, Emery claimed all of those players who did make the trip deserved to be there

Chelsea vs Newcastle, LIVE: Follow all the Premier League action here

[] In addition there are heat zones for EVERY player as well as detailed maps of all the goals as they go in Chelsea though will be looking to punish Arsenal who dropped all three points at West Ham united in their bid to secure a top four spot If you are using the app, please click here to view today’s live blog

Leeds United apologizes to Derby County over 'spygate'

[] Bielsa has managed the Argentina and Chile national teams as well as a number of clubs It is not illegal, we have been doing it publicly and we talk about it in the press Visit CNN.com/Sport for more news, features and videos It's a practice that also seemingly goes on in Germany's Bundesliga, according to German football writer Rafa Honigstein

Tim Tebow and Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Celebrate Their Engagement at Disney World

[] Tim Tebow didn’t win the Superbowl, but that didn’t stop him from celebrating at Disney World! Earlier this week, the former NFL quarterback, 31, proposed to his girlfriend Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters at his family’s farm outside of Jacksonville, Florida I actually wasn’t really nervous, Tebow told PEOPLE

Lin-Manuel Miranda tears up during Hamilton Puerto Rico premiere

[] The star's father hails from the country and he has previously met with politicians in favor of debt relief as well as raised funds fro rescue efforts and disaster relief following the 2017 Hurricane Maria It was reported at the end of 2018 that Hamilton the musical had grossed $463.3 million since its 2015 debut, according to The Wrap

16 Food Tweets You Missed This Week That'll Make You Hungry And Laugh

[] Angus Scott @angusscottt Asked for chips and cheese your total is now $23.88me: yes and thank you very much this is reasonable and great 05:34 PM - 10 Jan 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 10 ghetto as it comes @BasicBitching Y’all be ordering bacon and egg sandwiches from corner stores that got a cat hanging around them

Tell Us How You Feel About These Popular TV Shows And We'll Reveal When You'll Meet Your Soulmate

[] Friends NBC Supernatural The CW Pretty Little Liars Freeform Twin Peaks AMC Game of Thrones HBO Stranger Things Netflix Parks and Recreation NBC Ozark Netflix The Simpsons FOX Orange is the New Black Netflix Did you know you can sign up for a BuzzFeed Community account and create your own BuzzFeed posts Here's a handy guide to help you start posting today! This post was created by a member of BuzzFeed Community, where anyone can post awesome lists and creations Learn more or post your buzz! Post comment Sign in to comment

Why R. Kelly’s accusers were rarely heard — until now

[] Geoff Edgers dives into the history of sexual misconduct claims against R. Kelly. Tim Carman questions the value of his food column, the $20 Diner. And an unlikely advocate emerges for personal tech.

Here Is The Breathtaking First Panorama Of The Far Side Of The Moon

[] I describe the majesty of the lunar mountains, the layers of volcanic lava or the beauty of the sparkling crystals in the rocks, he wrote in his book, Two Sides of the Moon The latest salvo for our sensory delight comes in the form of a panoramic image of its landing site, the full, high-res version of which you can see here The Chang'e-4 lander, as seen from the Yutu-2 rover.CNSA

US Embassy in Iraq Covers 80 Football Fields- A Behemoth From Which to Rule the Middle East

[] The item was exported on 23 June 2014.32 … CAR has yet to receive a reply to a trace request sent to the United States regarding these rockets An unauditable governmental department, such as the Defense Department is, cannot function, at all, without an enormous amount of corruption

Shutdown becomes longest federal closure in US history

[] A person familiar with White House thinking said that in meetings this week, the message was that the administration is in no rush and wants to consider various options The American people gave us the majority based on our comprehensive approach to this problem and they rejected President Trump’s, said Rep

Britain's first two-generation transgender family open up about abuse

[] The photo below seems no different than many images of a loving couple with their young daughter, but a closer look reveals there is nothing commonplace about this portrait ‘I look back at photographs of him now, in his little suits, and it’s like a different person

No shutdown for Weather Service 'tirelessly' forecasting snowstorm

[] Michael Fuehne, left, and David Fellner Jr., both of Belleville, strain as they push the car of Billy Brownlee out of a pile of snow after Brownlee went sideways while making a turn in Belleville, Ill., on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 You may also want to view these photo galleries: Replay Last SlideNext Slide

Partial government shutdown: 8 common questions Americans have

[] The IRS did say recently that it recalled a significant portion of its employees, who are furloughed, but tax filing season will begin as scheduled on Jan. 28 They must halt non-essential discretionary work; those so-called non-essential employees are not allowed to work during the shutdown

Trump tweets his fury after bombshell report adds drama to Russia inquiry

[] Democrats, who now control the House of Representatives, have passed measures to reopen the government without funding for the wall, which they regard as an expensive, impractical and immoral response to a manufactured crisis This is a big diversion and he’s a master of diversion

Julián Castro, former Housing and Urban Development secretary under Obama, announces 2020 presidential bid

[] The campaign announced Saturday that Joaquín would assume the role of campaign chairman My vision for the country's future is that we aim in the 21st century to be the smartest, the healthiest, the most fair and the most prosperous country Attendees were greeted with art depicting Castro's likeness alongside 2020, and stickers and t-shirts bearing what appears to be a campaign slogan, One Nation

Which? boss joins #BoycottRyanair movement after airline slammed as worst in UK AGAIN

[] But that’s the customer service style Ryanair has embraced; after all, Michael O’Leary himself has called passengers stupid Another angry former customer said: Congratulations @Ryanair cancelling flights, fighting with their pilots, doing all they can to try to worm their way out of paying any compensation and appeasing racists helped to ensure they remain the absolute shittiest airline Daily Star Online has approached Ryanair for comment

‘We will be out for a long time’ unless Democrats budge, Trump says, as shutdown enters 4th week

[] In past all shutdowns, both furloughed and nonfurloughed workers have gotten back pay, though federal contractors and their employees are generally left uncompensated Part of that promise was a Wall at the Southern Border And as I recall, that’s why I’m the majority leader and you’re the minority whip

Donald Trump calls on Democrats to negotiate as shutdown sets record

[] I am in the White House waiting for you! The shutdown has now surpassed the longest previous closure of 1995-96 In the Great State of Texas, between 2011 & 2018, there were a total of 292,000 crimes by illegal aliens, 539 murders, 32,000 assaults, 3,426 sexual assaults and 3000 weapons charges

Russia's secret nuclear bomber island just miles from America PICTURED on Google Maps

[] Vladimir Putin is thinking about deploying supersonic bombers, known as White Swans, to one of Venezuela’s islands in the Caribbean Sea, Russian media outlets reported last month The Russians conducted similar Tu-160 flights in 2008 when tensions with the US were rising over Georgia and our presence in the Black Sea near that conflict zone, and again in 2013 over the Ukraine

The government reportedly paid 32 federal employees during the shutdown by accident, then told them not to spend it

[] Carlos Barria/Reuters Hours after the remittances were accidentally sent out, CSB bosses sent an urgent email telling employees they were trying to reverse the payment and warning them not to use the money, The Post reported Many employees say they are scrimping, taking out loans, and seeking second jobs to cope with the unsteady situation

Police employ tear gas & water cannons as Yellow Vest protests enter 9th week (VIDEO)

[] Great effort from the staff to get the meeting back underway - There had originally been 9 races scheduled for today But the demonstrations continued as the movement morphed into wider discontent with President Emmanuel Macron’s pro-business agenda, a decline in living standards, and growing inequality Trends: EU newsFrance news Yellow Vests news

Trump blasts Comey as a 'total sleaze' in response to reports of FBI probe

[] The obstruction probe was an idea the FBI had previously considered, but it didn't start until Comey was fired, CNN reported Heads of State and Government commemorate their fallen soldiers in France Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP Fullscreen Last SlideNext Slide

Donald Trump slams ‘corrupt’ former FBI officials for opening spy probe of him

[] Mr. Trump said of Mr. Comey, Everybody wanted him fired, Republican and Democrat alike She said, unlike former President Barack Obama, Mr. Trump has actually been tough on Russia Mrs. Sanders said Mr. Comey was fired for being a partisan hack and that former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe was a known liar who also was fired

'Where do our taxes go?': Yellow vests in Bourges explain why they won't give up the fight

[] We are a rich country and yet there are people who work hard and have to sleep on the streets, he said The city has been chosen to confirm our unity and to allow everyone to be at equal distance leaving the big cities, according to the Facebook group for the event

Is James Hewitt Prince Harry's dad? These pictures should PROVE who's the father

[] Yes, once upon a time Philip sported a beard, and royal fans were recently reminded of this on Netflix series The Crown Although these pictures should finally prove that Prince Charles really is Harry’s dad – recent history shows some people will simply never be convinced

BREAKING: Huge explosion rocks Paris as Yellow Vest activists gather - many injured

[] The blast was heard in the centre of the city as dawn broke over the French capital Firefighters are evacuating people from the burning building in central Paris (Image: GETTY) Yellow Vest protestors have organised violent weekend demonstrations in major French cities including Paris in recent weeks

Suspected gas leak triggers major blast in central Paris, reports of injuries (WATCH LIVE)

[] The explosion took place on the Rue de Trevise, causing fire and chaos on the adjacent streets, local witnesses and journalists report Pictures and videos posted online show plumes of smoke and flames slowly consuming one of the buildings Witnesses on the ground say many still need medical assistance

Brexit LIVE: Minister warns of rise in ’extremist forces’ if Brexit is cancelled

[] Mr Grayling was speaking as Theresa May’s Withdrawal Agreement hangs by a thread ahead of its Commons judgement in just three days If MPs who represent seats that voted 70 percent to leave say 'sorry guys, we're still going to have freedom of movement', they will turn against the political mainstream FOLLOW EXPRESS.CO.UK BELOW FOR LIVE BREXIT UPDATES:

France vows tough response as new 'yellow vest' demos loom

[] Those who are calling to demonstrate tomorrow know there will be violence, and therefore they are in part responsible, Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said in a Facebook interview Friday with Brut, a digital news site favoured by many yellow vests

A Holocaust Was What the Americans Did to the Germans

[] The size of the Allied captures was unprecedented in all history Brech saw bodies go out of the camp by the truckload but he was never told how many there were, where they were buried, or how Note from RI: See also Thomas Goodrich's:  Summer 1945Germany, Japan and the Harvest of Hate

Macron Is a Traitor to White People Everywhere

[] After the Italian elections, the  Washington Post’s  editorial board urged himludicrouslyto rescue democracy In April, in a speech to the US Congress, President Macron attacked isolationism, withdrawal, and nationalism (Credit Image: © Alain Pitton/NurPhoto via ZUMA Press)

Israel fires missiles towards Damascus airport: Syria state media

[] The attack took place at 11:15 pm (21:15 GMT), it said The state news agency also quoted a transport ministry source as saying that the airport was running normally Many of them have been in the area south of Damascus A senior Israeli official said in September Israel had carried out more than 200 attacks against Iranian targets in Syria in the last two years

Record shutdown is a massive Washington failure

[] MUST WATCH (CNN)President Donald Trump often boasts he's presiding over a record breaking presidency Now, as he seeks taxpayer cash to build a wall that he promised Mexico would pay for, the President is offering the fact-bending claims that America's neighbor has already settled up -- in a yet to be ratified new trade deal

Swimmer dies during Lorne Pier to Pub race

[] The death cast a shadow over otherwise near-perfect conditions for the 39th edition of the annual the event, billed as the largest open water swim in the world About 15,000 spectators flocked to see two teenagers from Queensland claim back-to-back titles against a crowded fielf of 5000 competitors who included swimming champions, AFL stars and even federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg

US-led coalition says Syria withdrawal has begun

[] Turkey says will launch attack The US-led coalition, which includes countries such as France and Britain, was formed in mid-2014 to counter ISIL's expansion after it proclaimed its self-styled caliphate US National Security Adviser John Bolton suggested on Tuesday that protecting the Kurds would be a pre-condition of the US withdrawal, drawing a rebuke from Erdogan who called his comments a serious mistake

South Korea, US to hold third 'working group' meeting on North Korea next week

[] Officials from the White House, and Cheong Wa Dae and the Ministry of Unification will also join the talks The talks were reportedly postponed due to the partial shutdown of the U.S. federal government after the White House and Congress failed to reach a compromise over budget spending

The FBI reportedly started investigating whether Trump was a Russian asset after he fired Comey

[] Trump's move to fire Comey also triggered a criminal obstruction-of-justice inquiry, a matter that has only escalated since the special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to oversee the Russia probe in May 2017 Trump has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing and frequently rails against Mueller and the Russia investigation

BBC plan to scrap free TV Licence for elderly could force THOUSANDS of OAPs into POVERTY

[] Last November, the BBC announced it was holding public consultations to consider scrapping or restricting free TV licenses for over-75s The Frontier Economics paper adding pensioners were now the least likely age group to experience poverty and hardships

Playoff Analytics: On the Ground, the Cowboys Have the Edge on the Rams

[] NFL mmqb By the Numbers Cowboys-Rams Could Be Decided on the Ground, and More Divisional Round Numbers Quickly Dallas poses a major challenge in running the ball against the Rams and in the ability to stop Todd Gurley and L.A • DIVISIONAL ROUND PREVIEWS: Colts-Chiefs | Cowboys-Rams | Chargers-Patriots | Eagles-Saints  Colts at Chiefs Indy should handle whatever Kansas City’s defense throws at them

Kid rock: De Minaur beats the odds to break Sydney title drought

[] De Minaur said it left him disadvantaged ahead of his clash with Portuguese outsider Pedro Sousa on Monday, and into the rest of the tournament The schedule is a complex challenge which also includes prioritising television opportunities for marquee players and adequate rest opportunities Tennis Australia have been contacted for comment but are yet to respond

Watch: Luka Doncic Drops 29, Hits Clutch Go-Ahead 3 in Win over Timberwolves

[] Doncic led his Dallas Mavericks to a 119-115 victory by going off for 29 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds It was his three-pointer with 22.9 seconds remaining that gave the Mavs the lead for good https://t.co/BlIrMbAdHa It also marked Doncic's third consecutive game with 27-plus points

Sloppy passes, lack of precision still problematic for South Korea

[] South Korean defender Kim Min-Jae fights for the ball with Kyrgyz Republic midfielder Bekzhan Sagynbaev during the AFC Asian Cup Group C football match between Kyrgyzstan and South Korea at the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain, the United Arab Emirates, Friday

A new nightmare for furloughed workers — preventing damage to their credit scores

[] Government workers and their family members took to Twitter to share their frustrations, and what the shutdown means for their credit: If you’re living paycheck-to-paycheck and this causes you to miss a credit card payment or your mortgage or auto loan, your credit won’t be so forgiving, he said

Donald Trump lashes out at Russia inquiry report

[] My firing of James Comey was a great day for America It has been a frequent target of angry attacks by the president, who has described it as a witch hunt I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made FDR, he said Democrats have adamantly insisted they would not fund such a wall

South Korea opposes EU safeguard duties on steel imports

[] European Union flags outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium November 14, 2018 Seoul claimed the safeguard measures are not compatible with the World Trade Organization's procedural requirements, citing losses incurred by local companies

Tax-Filing in 2019: What's My Tax Bracket?

[] But that doesn't mean you pay 22 percent of every taxable dollar to Uncle Sam She holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Rochester in New York and a master's degree in journalism from the University of Southern California Follow her on Twitter or email her at ssnider@usnews.com

I Tried That Posture-Correcting Device You Might Have Seen On Instagram

[] It got it in my head to sit up straight, so then even on days when I'm not wearing it I remember Tap to play GIF You can buy them at Apple stores or online FYI, BuzzFeed was supplied the Upright Go device free of charge but without any guarantee of a review

What's happening in the world next week

[] These international events will be under the spotlight for the week starting Jan 14 It’s a vote Prime Minister Theresa May postponed in December when it was clear that she would face a major defeat A cross-party alliance of MPs is determined to use every means available to prevent Britain leave the EU without a deal in March

Tales of Jeju: The legend of Snake Cave

[] Dustin's home was quite isolated and surrounded by trees Although the serpent's mortal body had been slain, its spiritual form terrorized the villagers of Gimnyoung in their dreams ― begging them to release it from the urn The entrance to the serpent's cave in 2015

Do You Actually Know Whether These Celebrities Are Using Real Names Or Stage Names?

[] She told the New York Times: 'My father's middle name is Moore; my mother's name is Anne People are going to pay attention and I'm going to either live up to my name or I'm not.' My bet was on me trying to live up to the name Constance Wu Getty Correct! Wrong! That's her real name! Post comment Sign in to comment

27 Gullible People Who’ll Make You Shake Your Head And Say, “You Poor Thing”

[] Liberals will never sees to amaze me! 14 This person who missed the joke about Scarlett Johansson's role choices If you can't already tell the value of human life.. H/T r/AteTheOnion Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

Marie Kondo's "Tidying Up" Has Apparently Sparked A Surge In Thrift Store Donations

[] Tidying Up With Marie Kondo dropped on Netflix and has absolutely taken the world by storm Fairfax Library @fairfaxlibrary If you're getting rid of old books, Marie Kondo-style or otherwise, consider donating them to your local library! Many branches have Friends groups that put on book sales with donated items

These Doctors Have The Facts On IUD Side Effects So Please Don’t Remove It Yourself

[] In a random 24-hour period this week dozens of women have described their nausea, breast tenderness, anxiety, hurting joints, fatigue, inability to exercise, sore neck, weight gain, depression, infertility, mood swings, bleeding and psoriasis which they are convinced is the fault of their hormonal intrauterine devices (IUD) Nausea and bloating are recognised as uncommon side-effects of all hormonal contraception, she said, but should settle after the first few months

This Revolutionary Pizza Hack Is Almost Guaranteed To Save You Money

[] Or in other words, a medium pizza actually gets you more pizza than two personal pan pies 04:00 PM - 07 Jan 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite Tap to play GIF Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

17 Ridiculous Gender Reveals That Will Make You Want To Scream

[] I get that you're excited to be expecting, people The dad-to-be is Monster Jam driver Tristan England, so he had easier access to a monster truck than the rest of us, but still This fireman and his wife who wasted a whole lot of water.. View this post on Facebook And this couple that did, well, whatever the heck this

People Are Sharing Weird Smells That They're Into And Y'all Are...Wow

[] On Wednesday, Twitter user @SecretShoot asked people to share weird smells that they're into: tyler @SecretShoot What is a weird smell you are into kaitlinbennett @_katbenn @SecretShoot THE DISHWASHER STEAM AFTER ITS ALL DONE 08:22 PM - 10 Jan 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 9

16 "No Man Has All Five" Tweets That Are Downright Hilarious

[] Earlier this week Twitter user @bittermulattos tweeted this list claiming no man has all five fast finish 05:34 PM - 10 Jan 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 9 Javi Moreno @Javi386 No Texan has all five 1 Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

19 Incredibly Cliché Things That Happen In Literally EVERY SINGLE Movie

[] A scientist sticks a pencil through a piece of paper: 4 Wolf Blitzer tells everyone the world is ending: 8 Someone leaves the grocery store with these groceries: 17 Some special forces soldier wears aviators: 18

19 Tweets From This Week That Are Hilarious. Period.

[] rat mic 𓂀 @r4tmic if i lived in the 1800s i would be robbing everybody...no cameras what are they gonna do be mad Anustart @corihealey Y’all wanna get upset by the lack of seasoning on my boyfriends roommates chicken with me 12:02 AM - 08 Jan 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 11

28 Charts That Will Help You Start Eating Healthier Immediately

[] Digestible carbs are also known as net carbs, or rather, the carbs that can be readily absorbed and digested Consider the calorie counts of different meat sources Not all bread is created equal, calorie-wise Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video

This Pic Of Kris Jenner Forked Me Up

[] And now I'll use the *blows dust off the shelves* good ol' slidey thing to further prove my point that this pic is just one big heckin' brain fork I am home sick and currently on a regulated but hefty amount of meds Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

Let These Photos Of Homes That Have Been Tidied Up, Marie Kondo Style, Bring You Joy

[] Same with this shot, from @luiza2theletter: 5 Now this is a tidy af wardrobe, from @iMaryannie: 9 And finally, if Marie Kondo isn't proud of this drawer shot from @gabi_bacelar, I know I am! This post was translated from Portuguese

10 Harmful Diet Culture Phrases You Should Probably Stop Using

[] It's a new year, a time to leave negative things behind us Even if you're watching what you eat, deciding certain foods are good and certain foods are bad is a surefire way to stress yourself out and develop a negative association with eating And remember there's nothing wrong with indulging here and there, and there's nothing wrong with feeling full

Is "Baby Shark" More Popular Than These Artists?

[] This week we learned that the Baby Shark song is SO that it's now charting on Billboard's Hot 100 chart Via Pinkfong / youtu.be Which has more views: Wrecking Ball by Miley Cyrus or Baby Shark SME / youtu.be Baby Shark Miley Via youtu.be Correct! Wrong! Baby Shark! (Doo doo doo doo doo doo) Wrecking Ball is at #153 on the list of top-viewed YouTube videos, and Baby Shark is #25

29 Things Every Pregnant Mom Should Bring Before Heading To The Delivery Room

[] –Dani Steele, Facebook Pack gum or mouthwash for a quick freshen up in case you barf! ––Sacha Coutu, Facebook Hospitals usually don't give baby wipes and in my delivery room the only running water was hot/warm, so the baby wipes were a lifesaver for cooling my head! –Tehla Marsden, Facebook 16

25 Wedding Planning Tips For Anyone Who Is Getting Married This Year

[] So you're engaged and planning a wedding! 🍾 Congrats! Welcome! We're so glad you're here! Whether you love wedding planning, hate wedding planning, or are just kind of like ...Welp, I guess we're doing this about the whole thing, you've come to the right place Your wedding does not exist to spackle over or heal the relationships in your family

Turn the Tables on Jewish-Owned Media Rhetoric - a Short User’s Guide

[] The author is a German finance professional who specializes in the software industry Now that we have learned their strategy, the next question is how to fight it Jews as a group have a very high tendency towards psychopathy, which in turn leads to less empathy

Why Do 90% Of Guys' Toes Look Like This And When Will It Stop?

[] There are few things that gross me out: Mainly phlegm, rogue pubes, the word shart, and people who walk slow I will show you what 90% of the male populations' feet look like This too can be yours, you just have to take care of yourself In conclusion, I will leave you with this tweet: Anna @Cincera What even the fuck are toenails for my guys 06:26 AM - 24 Dec 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite Now please, shadily tag your boyfriends, brothers, and colleagues

Salvini: Italy, Poland New Moral Leaders of Europe. Praises Russia, Slams Sanctions

[] I talk to my Italian friends and they’re very upset about this, Morawiecki told US broadcaster CNBC the same day There is no evidence of the EU’s economic destruction at Russia’s hands But for Poland’s pro-EU opposition party, the Civic Platform, Salvini’s Polish visit was still shocking

15 People Who Didn't Realize They Were Being Hit On Until It Was Too Late

[] Who among us hasn't COMPLETELY misread someone flirting with us as them just being friendly When I returned to my house and went up to my room, I noticed that she left a bag behind This missed hint: I went on a date with a girl leagues hotter than me Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

18 Pictures That Should Honestly Be Considered Crimes Against Humanity

[] Fred Flintstone?!?! This is some caveman shit!!! 5 This looks like something you should only use to break a window: 11 The biggest surprise here is that this person isn't in prison: 17 Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

18 Photos Of Glitches In The Matrix That'll Make You Think, "Yep, We're Living In A Simulation"

[] This cupholder reflecting onto the phone's screen, making it appear to be see though This photo that looks like someone pasted a second photo directly onto it H/T r/mildlyinteresting Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

This Motivational Dancing Guy Is Leaving People Absolutely Shooketh

[] And if you aren't sure what a motivational dance video looks like, check out Dontè's new year video, delivered with a combination of choreography, emojis and an important message He added: At the end of the day the point is just have fun, not take it too seriously and just literally go off And people are loving the messages of his videos Post comment Sign in to comment

Tick Off All The Clutter You Have And We'll Reveal How Much You Need To Marie Kondo Your Life

[] Singular socks where you have lost the other one Receipts for things that are well past being returned or exchanged Pens for which you can no longer find the lid Pantyhose with ladders, or holes in the feet Greeting cards from people you’re not close to Show me my results! Post comment Sign in to comment

This Habits Quiz Will Tell You If You're More Logical Or Emotional

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For Everyone Who Is Disgusted At Themselves For Being Sexually Attracted To Joe From "You"

[] Ever since psychopath piece of shit Joe Goldberg came into my life on the show You my thirst for Penn Badgley has been re-ignited to a next-level pitch Tap to play GIF Joe is just another one of those trash men Tap to play GIF For the love of Christ, Joe said Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

17 Tourist Attractions That You Should Avoid, According To Locals

[] Skip this street and instead venture to Rambla de Catalunya where you’ll definitely feel like a local (and be treated like one too) There is nothing else to be gained from visiting this spot, and the view gets old after two minutes Make sure to follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter! Post comment Sign in to comment

How South Koreans are pushing back against beauty standards

[] Fight against patriarchy In 2018, South Korea ranked 115th out of 149 countries in terms of the gender gap between men and women, according to a 2018 report from the World Economic Forum But now people are starting to realize that it's not a compliment and that it's a language that limits people within the standards that they expect

China beat the Philippines 3-0 to advance from the group stage at Asian Cup

[] Wu Lei of China celebrates his scoring with teammates during the AFC Asian Cup Group C match between the Philippines and China at Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium on January 11, 2019 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates [Photo/VCG] The Chinese Super League topscorer Wu Lei grabbed a superb brace to earn China a comfortable 3-0 victory over the Philippines in the AFC Asian Cup Group C here on Friday 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next   >>| 1/9 Next

17 People Who Prove It's Never Too Late To Follow Your Dreams

[] 06:45 AM - 09 Mar 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite 10 And then writing a few pages doesn't feel all that daunting.. BTW, she was turning 101: Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

President Bolsonaro should boost Brazil’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

[] Romero RodriguesContributor Romero Rodrigues is a managing partner at Redpoint eVentures, the Brazilian-focused arm of the Silicon Valley venture firm Redpoint In comparison to Brazil’s 418, Chile has 25 government-controlled companies, the U.S. has 12, Australia and Japan each have eight, and Switzerland has four

2019 Detroit Auto Show preview: Explorer, GT500, Supra and more

[] Enlarge Image The LC Convertible looks awesome, and those 22-inch wheels are dope In business news, Volkswagen is expected to announce an alliance with the Ford Motor Company at the Detroit show, possibly sharing electrification and autonomous driving development efforts

Global VC market sees highest-ever concentration of supergiant dollar volume in Q4 2018

[] Jason RowleyContributor Jason Rowley is a venture capital and technology reporter for Crunchbase News In the year, over 56 percent of worldwide dollar volume can be attributed to supergiant rounds On the one hand, the results are not surprising, considering that the biggest-ever VC round (a preposterously large $14 billion Series C raised by Ant Financial) and several rivals for that top spot were closed last year

Startups Weekly: Will Trump ruin the unicorn IPOs of our dreams?

[] The e-scooter startup has already raised a ton of capital in a very short time and a fresh financing would come at a time when many investors are losing faith in scooter startups’ claims to be  the  solution to the problem of last-mile transportation, as companies in the space display poor unit economics, faulty batteries and a general air of undependability

Mental well-being took center stage at CES 2019

[] First startups pushed to keep our bodies in shape, moving on to sleep tracking and, eventually, our minds But there’s an even larger opportunity for snake oil salespeople than we saw on the fitness side When it comes to this category, the placebo effect is very real

Anker’s PowerPort Atom is my permanent new travel companion

[] I’d recently switched to Google’s PixelBook charger for travel, but that has nothing on this In a  an ideal world, Anker would have somehow squeezed in an additional USB-C or full-size USB port to charge two devices at once, but that kind of request is probably flying too close to the sun here

SpaceX will lay off hundreds to ‘become a leaner company’

[] SpaceX plans to lay off approximately 10 percent of its workforce in order to manage its costs, the company confirmed to TechCrunch today The company’s excuse of wanting to be lean doesn’t explain much; SpaceX can hardly have any fat to trim off it considering how young and small it is compared with other aerospace concerns, as well as the breadth of its services and research

Scooter startup Bird tried to silence a journalist. It did not go well.

[] (Photo by Travis P Ball/Getty Images for SXSW) We’re a small, shoestring operation, and even though this particular threat is one that we have very deep expertise on, it’s still chilling when a company with millions in the bank sends a threat even a bogus one like this to you, he said