About Greg Hogben

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

Watch: Elliott and E.T. reunited after 37 years!

Elliott and E.T. have been reunited in a special commercial by Xfinity. The description: After 37 years, E.T. comes back to visit his friend, Elliott, for the holidays. During his stay, E.T. learns that Elliott now has a family of his own and that technology has completely changed on Earth since his last visit. Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pdgk3ERKdug   God, I wish this was a real, feature length film.   Some of the best Black Friday deals and discounts that are already available on Amazon.com.  

By |2019-11-28T15:53:11+00:00November 28th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments

10 of the funniest reactions to Trump’s ‘Rocky’ tweet.

Twitter responded to Donald Trump yesterday after the president tweeted a  photoshopped image of himself as a champion. Here are ten of the best.   https://twitter.com/BFriedmanDC/status/1199766831004897282   https://twitter.com/Bigshirtlesscol/status/1199759160818257920 https://twitter.com/HamillHimself/status/1199769853504081921 https://twitter.com/TheRickWilson/status/1199725495413346309 https://twitter.com/HotPockets4All/status/1199802611614044160   https://twitter.com/CongressmanRaja/status/1199799132636041220 https://twitter.com/mollycrabapple/status/1199723524342112257 https://twitter.com/davidfrum/status/1199722287282446341 https://twitter.com/Weinsteinlaw/status/1199723058493378560   https://twitter.com/ananavarro/status/1199737397145219072   Well, to be fair, he was kind of asking for it!   Some of the best Black Friday deals and discounts that are already available on Amazon.com.

By |2019-11-28T13:16:27+00:00November 28th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments

Open letter to President Trump: I must admit, I’m enjoying watching you sweat.

President Trump, I must admit, I’m enjoying watching you sweat. For a man so fond of walls, it’s delicious irony watching your own closing in on you so fast. The impeachment hearings have already confirmed so much about you that we already knew. You haven’t got the vaguest grasp of diplomacy, the rule of law, or the Constitution. And, of course, your recent attempt to intimidate Ambassador Yavanovitch while she testified underlined your blatant misogyny. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1195356198347956224   But the impeachment hearings are showing the wider public that your general lack of understanding is what REALLY exposes you. When the Ukraine 'quid [...]

By |2019-11-19T12:33:02+00:00November 19th, 2019|Open Letters|0 Comments

Watch: Christine Blasey Ford accepts ACLU Courage Award.

Christine Blasey Ford, the California professor who accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of having sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers, collected the ACLU Courage Award on Sunday night in Los Angeles. "I understood that not everyone would welcome my information, and I was prepared for a variety of outcomes, including being dismissed," she said. "I was not prepared for the venom, the persistent attacks, the vilification, the loss of personal privacy and the collateral damage to my friends and my family. I was not prepared to be physically threatened, or be forced out of our home for over [...]

By |2019-11-18T15:43:57+00:00November 18th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments

Watch: Rugby star Israel Folau blames bushfires on same-sex marriage and abortion.

Australian Rugby player Israel Folau has drawn anger for linking Australia's bushfire crisis to same-sex marriage and abortion laws. In a video posted to Facebook, the former Wallabies player described the fires as a "little taste of God's judgement" during a sermon at a Sydney church on Sunday. Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiiMYwghxwE   This isn't the first time Folau has made his homophobic views clear. Rugby Australia (RA) sacked the Wallabies player in May after he said on social media that "hell awaits" gay people.     Marriage equality in Australia has been legal since 9 December 2017.        

By |2019-11-18T12:11:22+00:00November 18th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments

Watch: Donald Tusk to British voters: “Don’t give up on stopping Brexit.”

The outgoing European Council President Donald Tusk has urged British voters not to "give up" on stopping Brexit. Speaking at the College of Europe, Tusk added "I did everything in my power to avoid the confrontational no-deal scenario and extend the time for reflection and a possible British change of heart." Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njQJnBCsTzo   Mr Tusk is due to stand down from his role on 1 December, when he will be replaced by former Belgian PM Charles Michel.

By |2019-11-14T11:15:28+00:00November 14th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments

Watch: What you need to know about the impeachment inquiry.

Ari Melber explains how Donald Trump could be impeached for bribery, and what to expect in the impeachment inquiry. Watch: https://youtu.be/gVXG8MLFh0w   The hearing is set to start at 10 a.m. Wednesday. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., will make an opening statement, followed by an opening statement by the ranking Republican on the committee, Rep. Devin Nunes of California. The witnesses testifying today are Bill Taylor, the Trump administration's top diplomat in Ukraine, and George Kent, deputy assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs. NBC News reports: In his closed-door deposition, Taylor said he threatened to [...]

By |2019-11-13T11:55:18+00:00November 13th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments

New report reveals record number of migrant children held in US custody.

New government data reveals a record number of migrant children have been held in U.S. government custody over the past year.  69,550 children have been detained away from their parents, more than any other country, according to United Nations researchers. And it’s happening even though the U.S. government has acknowledged that being held in detention can be traumatic for children, putting them at risk of long-term emotional and physical damage. The AP reports: The nearly 70,000 migrant children who were held in government custody this year — up 42 percent in fiscal year 2019 from 2018 — spent more time [...]

By |2019-11-13T10:43:35+00:00November 13th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments

WATCH: Seattle Dad raises over 20K to pay school lunch debts in over 90 schools

Seattle dad raised over $20,000 to pay school lunch debts in over 90 schools. https://t.co/0gKMsgjFlv — Greg Hogben (@MyDaughtersArmy) May 26, 2017

By |2019-11-13T14:09:05+00:00November 12th, 2019|Heartwarming|0 Comments

Watch: Donald Trump Jr. booed off stage at book launch after being heckled by MAGA supporters.

Donald Trump Jr's visit to University of California to promote his new book didn't go according to plan when his audience demanded a Q&A session. After speaking about 'Triggered' and accusing the left of attempting to silence conservative's voices, the President's son left his own book launch after just 20 minutes after being heckled by the crowd. The Guardian reports: The audience was angry that Trump Jr and his girlfriend, Kimberly Guilfoyle, would not take questions. The loud shouts of “USA! USA!” that greeted Trump when he first appeared on the stage of a university lecture hall to promote his [...]

By |2019-11-11T14:20:32+00:00November 11th, 2019|News/Politics|0 Comments