The House voted to overturn a federal rule that barred some appalling practices, including denning of wolf pups, killing hibernating bears, spotting grizzly bears from aircraft and then shooting them after landing, and trapping grizzly bears and black bears with steel-jawed leghold traps and snares. Show More Summary
Today, The HSUS launched a television advertising campaign to expose a hard-to-stomach and hard-to-comprehend effort in Congress to overturn a federal ban on the most inhumane and unsporting practices seen in the recent history of American wildlife management. Show More Summary
Rep. Don Young's amendment would allow trophy hunters to use aircraft to scout and chase grizzly bears and then land and shoot them. It would also allow the use of giant leghold traps and snares to kill grizzly bears and black bears....Show More Summary
Late last year, Grizzly Bear's Chris Bear created an original score for HBO's weed comedy High Maintenance. And as it turns out, the dreamy soundtrack harkens back to the heyday of chillwave, with tracks like the twinkling opener "Aloha" recalling early Washed Out, while standout "Pup Luv" features Bear's(... Continue reading…
From kindergarten to my senior year, I attended public school in Wyoming, the state whose “grizzly bear school” became a flashpoint for Betsy DeVos’s confirmation hearings. Because I was in the city of Cheyenne, though, my school’s greatest threat was probably ourselves, the students; I hated living there as a teen,… Read more...
It's a sad day for grizzly bears. Oh, and for anyone who supports the idea of having an educated public.
Emotions ran high ahead of the vote as constituents jammed senators' phone lines with calls and protesters gathered outside the Capitol, including one person in a grizzly bear costume to ridicule DeVos' comment during her confirmation...Show More Summary
Betsy DeVos has not demonstrated “basic competency” in issues related to children, according to Sen. Kamala Harris. Harris has said night that U.S. President Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education does not have basic knowledge about how American schools operate. Show More Summary
Grizzly Bear’s Ed Droste has advised fans on how to call Republican senators to protest Trump’s cabinet. “Republicans generally represent and primarily care only about white, straight religious people (read: Christian, maybe Catholic),” he wrote on Instagram. Show More Summary
Although Canada regards the United States as its closest ally, Trudeau has yet to visit Washington to see Trump.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is taking a low key approach to dealing with U.S. President Donald Trump, seeking to avoid clashes while indirectly signaling the two leaders’ differences to a domestic audience. Insiders acknowledge the cautious strategy could anger progressives whose...
NBC News, hardly a neutral news source, highlights the liberal Democrats’ focus on stopping philanthropist and school choice advocate Betsy DeVos from becoming the Department of Education secretary in Donald Trump’s cabinet. The article does not mention DeVos’s rebuttal to socialist Vermont U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, where she reminded him that nothing in life is […]
Requested by Dd • Compiled by Aqua-Lad Get ready for some deep sea exploration. 01. Grizzly Bear - “Deep Sea Diver” (Horn of Plenty) 02. The Antlers - “Drift Dive” (Undersea) 03. DIIV - “Oshin” (Oshin) 04. Mount Eerie - “Over Dark Water” (Clear Moon) 05. Show More Summary
Field Notes Federal officials recently released a draft plan to restore endangered grizzly bears to 9,800 square miles around North Cascades National Park in Washington. According…
Explaining the need for guns in schools, Trump nominee for education secretary, Betsy DeVos, described a Wyoming school and noted, “I would imagine there is probably a gun in a school to protect from potential grizzlies.” Potential grizzlies may well be a valid concern. But what about GRIZZLY POTENTIAL? As author John Green asked, “But what […]
Republicans tried to protect Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump’s education secretary nominee, from herself, giving her a lightning-fast confirmation hearing at a time of day guaranteed to draw less news coverage. Yet she still managed to make a name for herself with the view that guns might be useful in schools because grizzly bears. Show More Summary
Apologies to the good people of Wapiti, Wyoming who became a national news punch line this week, no joke intended. Trump's Secretary-designate of Education invoked potential grizzly bear attacks on the only school in Wapiti to dodge the question of whether guns belong in schools. Show More Summary
Betsey DeVos, Donald Trump's pick for Education Secretary, is getting a ton of attention for the things she said (and didn't say) at her Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday. Though Democrats and Republicans battled it out about spending,...Show More Summary
Betsy DeVos says we may need guns in school to stop bears. …Trump’s pick for education secretary thinks some K-12 schools may decide they need a gun on campus — to protect themselves from bear attacks, for example. At her Senate confirmation hearing, education activist and major Republican donor Betsy DeVos mentioned a meeting she [...]
The latest threat to public education? Grizzly bears