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Boris Johnson tests positive for Cornoavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and is exhibiting “mild symptoms.” "He was tested for coronavirus on the personal advice of England's chief medical officer, Professor Chris Whitty," a statement said. According to Downing Street, the Prime Minister is continuing to lead the Government's coronavirus response. Updates to follow. Boris Johnson has released a statement on Twitter. Watch: https://twitter.com/BorisJohnson/status/1243496858095411200

By |2020-03-27T11:37:25+00:00March 27th, 2020|Dad Blog|0 Comments

Telegraph journalist says coronavirus ‘cull’ of elderly could benefit economy

A Telegraph journalist has suggested the coronavirus could ‘prove mildly beneficial’ to the UK economy by killing off elderly Brits. The bulk of the March 3rd article concentrated on the US making emergency interest rates cut to protect the economy against coronavirus. However, columnist Jeremy Warner went on to compare the virus with the Spanish flu, and how the 1918 pandemic ‘disproportionately affected’ young people, unlike the Covid-19 strain which ‘primarily kills the elderly’. He reasoned the Spanish flu had a lasting impact on supply because it killed off ‘primary bread-winners’, which he said is unlikely to happen with coronavirus. [...]

By |2020-03-12T10:58:57+00:00March 12th, 2020|Dad Blog|0 Comments

Harry and Meghan appear at their final public engagement as working royals

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have arrived at their final official appearance as Senior Royals. The Sussexes have gathered with the Queen, the Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in the central London church for the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey. https://twitter.com/RoyalCentral/status/1237029612946894849   The service is the first time the Duke and Duchess have appeared in public with the royal family since they announced their plans to step back from royal duties in January. From 31st March, the couple will stop using their HRH titles and receiving public money. The [...]

By |2020-03-09T17:15:44+00:00March 9th, 2020|Dad Blog, News/Politics|1 Comment

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex dazzle at the Endeavour Fund Awards

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex appeared last night at one of their last official engagements together before they step back from royal life later this month. The couple attended the Endeavour Fund awards ceremony to celebrate the sporting and adventure achievements of sick and injured service personnel. It was their first official appearance together since announcing in January that they would divide their time between Canada and the UK. The Duchess presented the Celebrating Excellence Award during the event and said: 'Its very nice to be back. It's the third year I've had the incredible fortune of joining my [...]

By |2020-03-06T08:49:53+00:00March 6th, 2020|Dad Blog|0 Comments

Klobuchar and Buttigieg to endorse Joe Biden

Sen. Amy Klobuchar has withdrawn from the 2020 presidential race and a campaign aid reveals that she plans to endorse former Vice President Joe Biden: https://twitter.com/merica/status/1234547130670493696 Just minutes after the announcement, reports surfaced that Pete Buttigieg also plans to endorse Biden as the Democratic nominee. Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg plans to endorse Joe Biden in the Democratic presidential nominating contest on Monday, shortly after ending his own bid for the White House, a top Buttigieg adviser told Reuters. The boost to Biden comes along with an endorsement from outgoing rival Amy Klobuchar, a day [...]

By |2020-03-02T19:47:34+00:00March 2nd, 2020|Dad Blog|0 Comments

Matt Gaetz: I’m filing an ethics complaint against Nancy Pelosi

Rep. Matt Gaetz announced on social media last night that he intends to file an ethics complaint against Nancy Pelosi. The complaint stems from Pelosi's action on the dais where she tore up Donald Trump's State of the Union speech. Gaetz included a copy of the complaint attached to his announcement. “There is no question that Speaker Pelosi ‘mutilated, obliterated, or destroyed’ the copy of the President’s address provided to her at the beginning of the evening. The video evidence is clear and abundant, and the speaker herself told reporters that she tore up this document because it "was the [...]

By |2020-02-06T11:31:03+00:00February 6th, 2020|Dad Blog, News/Politics|0 Comments

White House issues formal threat to John Bolton to keep him from publishing book.

The White House on Wednesday sent a letter to John Bolton's attorney, Charles Cooper, claiming that his upcoming tell-all book, "The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir," discloses "significant amounts of classified information" and can't be published until those details have been omitted.       The news comes hours after Trump attacked Bolton on Twitter. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1222385653029261312   CNN reports: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbmBQepAjk8   Bolton has said he would be willing to testify in the Senate impeachment trial if subpoenaed.

By |2020-01-29T18:37:37+00:00January 29th, 2020|Dad Blog|0 Comments

Republican Strategist Rick Wilson’s epic list of ‘Trump loyalty’ rules.

Republican strategist Rick Wilson took to Twitter last night to issue an epic list of new rules for Republicans to follow in order to prove their love and devotion to Trump.       Wilson's list comes days after political strategist Steve Schmidt also took aim at Lindsey Graham, describing him as a parasite on a shark in a Rolling Stone feature. “People try to analyze Lindsey through the prism of the manifest inconsistencies that exist between things that he used to believe and what he’s doing now,” Schmidt says. “The way to understand him is to look at what’s [...]

By |2020-01-09T11:19:03+00:00January 9th, 2020|Dad Blog|0 Comments

Watch: The moment a volunteer firefighter rescues a baby joey from Australian wildfires.

Travel filmmaker Sam McGlone shared footage on Instagram of him and his family acting as volunteer firefighters in a forest close to his hometown of Braidwood, New South Wales. In the video, McGlone happens across a lone baby kangaroo on the burning forest floor. He then wraps the Joey in a blanket, before feeding it water from a bottle lid. Watch: https://www.instagram.com/p/B61OU9_hKI1/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link   The filmmaker has created a fundraising page on GoFundMe, where people can donate money towards the Native Animal Rescue Group in Braidwood. It has been reported that nearly half a billion animals have perished in the wildfires that have [...]

By |2020-01-07T12:19:59+00:00January 7th, 2020|Dad Blog|0 Comments