Trump says "And by the way." 1 sip.Clinton coughs. 1 sip for each second beyond 1 second.Lester Holt corrects something Trump says. 1 sip.Lester Holt corrects something Hillary says. 1 large gulp.Clinton claims to have been a champion of women and children all her life. Show More Summary
CBS New York reporter Tony Aiello tweeted the above photograph of what appears to be a trigger warning outside the first presidential debate in Hofstra University’s student center for an MTV Elect This Campaign, to be held on Monday evening alongside the presidential debate. Read more...
WASHINGTON ? The Commission on Presidential Debates has said that it doesn’t consider it a moderator’s duty to correct the lies or misstatements of a presidential candidate, so we’re going to try to do it ourselves. In an era where most...Show More Summary
Mother Jones’s Kevin Drum takes issue with my argument that moderators shouldn’t try correcting candidates about even things like the unemployment rate. He says Trump does not do with unemployment what I’m saying lots of people do –Show More Summary
What do you get when you mix firepower with a little horsepower? Correction... a lot of horsepower. If you like riding fast bikes and shooting guns, we have exactly what you’re looking for. These guys strapped a mini-gun on the front...Show More Summary
The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct information. That’s why we launched #MannersMondays, a series in which we ask our followers on Twitter and Facebook to submit their most burning etiquette-related questions. Show More Summary
In advance of Monday’s debate, Republicans have been pounding on the moment from 2012 when CNN anchor Candy Crowley corrected a false assertion by Mitt Romney. He said President Obama had not characterized the Benghazi attack as an "act of terror" the day following the assault on the U.S. Show More Summary
WELL, THAT’S A RATHER SIGNIFICANT CORRECTION: Tennessee: Five — not 105 — accidental gunshot deaths in 2014. “A publicized report that Tennessee had 105 accidental gunshot deaths during 2014 — more than any state in the nation — was wrong and there were actually just five such fatalities, according to the state Department of Health. […]
Guards at the Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, Alabama, staged a work strike for the first time in the history of the Alabama Department Of Corrections, according to the Free Alabama Movement (FAM). In an audio message published...Show More Summary
“Insecure” Premieres Oct. 9 on HBO Premium television’s breakout starlet Issa Rae said she wanted to make sure she correctly portrayed black women’s sometimes shaky navigation of the dating world for her new HBO comedy “Insecure.” But at the same
Google says its algorithm can correctly caption a photograph with nearly 94 percent accuracy. The company says the improvements come in the third version of its system named Inception, with the score coming from a standardized auto-caption test named ImageNet. Show More Summary
We concede all politicians lie. Nevertheless, Donald Trump is in a class by himself. As David Frum correctly notes: Donald Trump’s dishonesty … is qualitatively different than anything before seen from a major-party nominee. The stack of lies teeters so tall that one obscures another: lies about New Jersey Muslims celebrating 9/11, lies about his opposition […]
Political correctness strikes again! Apparently, Richard Swinburne, perhaps the most distinguished of contemporary philosophers of religion, had the chutzpah to defend a traditional Christian view of homosexuality at a meeting of the Society of Christian Philosophers. This provoked the outrage...
Sometimes, when two people or software applications are communicating via the Internet, a third party is listening. Cryptographic protocols could prevent this situation, but software developers often find it difficult to correctly integrate them into applications. This is the reason why researchers at the TU Darmstadt want to automate encryption.
Color blindness can be frustrating for those with the condition, and it can also create challenges for some medical professionals while they’re doing their daily tasks. Veins, in particular, can be hard to spot by normal seeing people, and it’s even more difficult if your color perception is off. Show More Summary
New research has identified crucial biological sensors that determine seed longevity and control germination. ATM and ATR proteins sense DNA damage in seeds and are essential factors that help plants retain correct genetic information stored in the seeds.
With two NFL games under Twitter’s belt now, I’m reading far too many headlines hyping what it means for Twitter to be in the live streaming business. Phrases like “game changing,” “milestone,” and “make-or-break moment” have all been used to describe Twitter’s NFL stream. Many commenting about the stream act as if live video is […]
ANN ALTHOUSE CORRECTS PRESIDENT OBAMA on African-American history. It would, in fact, be a good idea for Trump to visit the museum, but I’ve got to say that Obama distorted Trump’s statement. Trump did not say “there’s never been a worse time to be a black person.” That’s Obama’s paraphrase. Trump said: “We’re going to […]
Americas Maintenance work carried out on USAF JSTARS aircraft by Northrop Grumman, has resulted in four of their fleet being grounded over concerns with the quality of the work. The four planes are being inspected for any possible safety of flight issues on the ground at Robins Air Force Base, GA, home of the 116th […]
On "This Week" this morning:STEPHANOPOULOS: You guys have been pushing that pretty hard, this idea of a double standard, and saying it’s up to the moderator to point out falsehoods. But the debate commission has been pretty clear that...Show More Summary