Greetings Webtaculators! What a week, right? On to the news.
STORY OF THE WEEK (3 min. read)
What: Donald Trump Does Not Believe In The Law Of The Country He Is Sworn To Protect
Why: Because… who the hell knows. To quickly go over what Trump did regarding immigrants in the past week – Trump’s administration created a policy to separate children from the parents of all individuals attempting to enter the US illegally, regardless of legal status of the people attempting to enter (not all people who enter the US in a way that circumvents “normal” channels of entry are necessarily in the US illegally!). People got pissed. Trump tried to blame his policy on everyone else. Trump then signed a new order (that initially spelled “separation” wrong), that doesn’t actually fix anything. Now Trump doesn’t want to follow the Constitution.
ECONOMIC THING OF THE WEEK (5 min. read)
What: Drill Baby Drill
Why: Because Trump hates our planet.
LAW THING OF THE WEEK (8 min. read)
What: Bail In America
Why: Because the issuance of bail remains one of the most unfair (in the literal sense of the word) parts of the US penal system.
TECH THING OF THE WEEK (2 min. read)
What: Technically Law
Why: Because the 4th Amendment just got a modern adjustment extending to the privacy of our phones.
SPORTS THING OF THE WEEK (10 min. read)
What: Teamwork Makes The Dream Work
Why: Because aside from baseball, that’s how you get glorious goals like this.
MOVIE THING OF THE WEEK (2 min. watch)
What: Creed II
Why: Because Drago is back too, somehow.
MUSIC THING OF THE WEEK (7 min. read)
What: What To Do With XXXTentacion’s Memory
Why: Because XXXTentacion was a rapper that I am too old for. He was a bad person, but millions of listeners found solace in his words.
PHOTOGRAPHY THING OF THE WEEK (3 min. read)
What: Answer: Yes
Why: Because image matters, especially when your whole career and current mission are based on imaging. Be Best, Melania.
LITERATURE THING OF THE WEEK (6 min. read)
What: Summah Time
Why: Because it’s warm out. Go read outside.
VIDEO GAME THING OF THE WEEK (6 min. read)
What: Politics And Gaming
Why: Because gaming companies are trying to have their cake and eat it too regarding using modern political movements as the setting for their games while stating that their games are not political.
INTERNET THINGS OF THE WEEK (∞)
What: The Best Of YouTube; Cheer For Bad Teams (ht Greg); Macca In The Car
Why: Because Internet.
THING YOU SHOULD GET BRIAN OF THE WEEK
Why: Because Brian deserves it.
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