About Greg Hogben

British author of 'My Daughter's Army.' Advocate for Women’s Rights and LGBT Equality.

Adele announces new album will be released in September.

Adele confirmed the news at a wedding party over the weekend, where she was both performer and officiant for one of her friends. While speaking on stage at  The Mason's Arms in Battersea, she told the crowd to “expect my album in September.” https://twitter.com/PopCrave/status/1229104775888867329   https://twitter.com/adeleoutdid/status/1229223768188276736 It has been five years since her last album '25' was released.

By |2020-02-17T10:33:21+00:00February 17th, 2020|Pop Culture|0 Comments

After denials, Trump now admits he sent Giuliani to Ukraine to dig up dirt on Joe Biden

President Trump now openly admits to sending his attorney Rudy Giuliani to Ukraine to dig up dirt on his political opponents, even though he strongly denied it during the impeachment inquiry. This is Trump speaking to Bill O'Reilly in November 2019. Watch:   But in an interview yesterday with Geraldo Rivera, Trump reversed his comment. CNN reports: Geraldo Rivera: “Was it strange to send Rudy Giuliani to Ukraine, your personal lawyer? Are you sorry you did that?” Trump responded, “No, not at all,” and praised Giuliani’s role as a “crime fighter.” “Here’s my choice: I deal with [...]

By |2020-02-14T10:54:53+00:00February 14th, 2020|News/Politics|0 Comments

Watch: Oprah Winfrey interviews Michelle Obama – full video

Oprah Winfrey interviewed Michelle Obama on February 8th in Brooklyn, NY, as part of her 2020 Vision Tour. The pair discussed many topics including life after the White House, marriage, being empty nesters, and how to “go high” when others go low. Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvFaaO5b4hE

By |2020-02-13T09:57:16+00:00February 13th, 2020|News/Politics|0 Comments

Picture of two mice fighting over crumbs in a London underground station wins photography award

An incredible photo pf two mice fighting over crumbs of food has won the Wildlife Photographer of the Year LUMIX People's Choice award. The BBC reports: Anyone who's travelled on London Underground's network will know them - the little black mice that scurry along the platforms and under the rails. Sam Rowley was so fascinated by these subterranean rodents, he spent a week down the tube trying to picture them. And one night, he captured an image of two of them literally battling over a morsel of food dropped by a passenger. That persistence to get the snap has won [...]

By |2020-02-12T17:27:41+00:00February 12th, 2020|Heartwarming|0 Comments

Elizabeth Warren calls out ‘the corruption of a Trump Justice Department’

Elizabeth Warren spoke out on corruption last night, taking direct aim at President Trump.  Warren also singled out Roger Stone, whose sentencing for a conviction for several counts of obstruction, witness tampering and making false statements to Congress compelled four DOJ prosecutors to abruptly resign on Tuesday. "On a day when career prosecutors showed more backbone than almost every Republican senator standing up to this President." Watch: https://twitter.com/ewarren/status/1227414075497492481 Of course it didn't take long for Trump to respond on Twitter. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1227417402167742466 Warren's comments join Kamala Harris and Hillary Clinton's, who also voiced their condemnation of Trump earlier that day. https://twitter.com/SenKamalaHarris/status/1227369785001947137 [...]

By |2020-02-12T12:05:42+00:00February 12th, 2020|News/Politics|0 Comments

Rush Limbaugh: How do you explain Pete Buttigieg kissing his husband to your kids?

Four-times married conservative loudmouth and undeserving recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom Rush Limbaugh took to the airwaves yesterday to ask 'how do you explain Pete Buttigieg kissing his husband to your kids?' LIMBAUGH: So I saw a political ad, where Mayor Pete, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, going on and on and on and on and on, about how parents in America are struggling to explain President Trump to their children. And then I happen to see this — now, what are you shaking your head at in there? You think — natural conclusion — so he says Trump causes problems [...]

By |2020-02-12T12:10:50+00:00February 12th, 2020|News/Politics|0 Comments

First same-sex marriage takes place in Northern Ireland.

Two women from Belfast have become the first people ever to celebrate a same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. Robyn Peoples, 26, and Sharni Edwards, 27, made history on Tuesday afternoon when they married at a hotel in Carrickfergus. This event brings Northern Ireland into line with the rest of the UK. Same-sex marriages have been legal in England, Scotland and Wales since 2014. The discrepancy was able to continue for six years because same-sex marriage was an issue devolved to Stormont, the Northern Ireland Assembly. Robyn Peoples, 26, and Sharni Edwards, 27 The BBC reports: Ahead of the [...]

By |2020-02-18T14:43:02+00:00February 11th, 2020|News/Politics|0 Comments

Robert Downey Jr. reveals which Avenger he’d want to be if he wasn’t Iron Man

If Robert Downey Jr. hadn't been Iron man, what superhero would he like to be? This was the question posed during a recent BBC Radio interview where kids submitted questions for the former MCU star. Downey answered: "I can’t think of any red-blooded American boy that didn’t imagine themselves as Spider-Man growing up." "However," Downey Jr. added, "looking back on it now — also because I’m just such a Jeremy Renner fan, and he made it so cool, particularly when he turns into Ronin [in Avengers: Endgame] — I would say Hawkeye would be my go-to.” Watch: Question asked at [...]

By |2020-02-11T13:23:10+00:00February 11th, 2020|Pop Culture|0 Comments

Native burial sites blown up for US border wall

Sacred Native American burial sites within a national monument are being blown up to build Trump's US-Mexico border wall. Construction crews in southern Arizona have started blasting hills at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument to clear space for the new border wall system. https://twitter.com/PeccaryNotPig/status/1226567248921296897 The BBC reports: Authorities confirmed that "controlled blasting" has begun in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, a Unesco recognised natural reserve.  Environmental groups also warn of the damage being done to the local underground aquifer, as well as to migrating wildlife in the remote desert region about 115 miles (185km) west of Tucson. Officials say the [...]

By |2020-02-11T11:27:55+00:00February 11th, 2020|News/Politics|0 Comments