Farmers Lash Out At Trump After Latest Trade War Blow From China

Donald Trump in the wake of a new hit from Trump’s “strategy of constant escalation and antagonism” has worsened the situation, Roger Johnson, the president of the National Farmers Union, the nation’s second-largest general farmers group, “It’s really, really getting bad out here,” Bob Kuylen, a North Dakota farmer of 35 years, China canceled all purchases of U.S. agricultural products last weekend. The retaliatory action came after Trump announced China’s move is a “body blow to thousands of farmers and …

Crowdfunding campaign for Kyoto Animation passes $2 million mark

(CNN)A crowdfunding campaign launched by U.S. animation distributor Sentai Filmworks to support Kyoto Animation has raised more than $2 million. The Japanese studio was a victim of an arson attack Thursday leaving 34 people dead. Police in Japan are investigating why a man torched a renowned animation studio in what is being described as the country’s worst mass killing in almost 20 years. Police have identified 41-yer-old Shinji Aoba as the suspect who started the fire, accusing him of using …

This Is What Humans Would Look Like If We Gave Birth In Space

Scientists have studied a lot of pregnant animals in space, including salamanders, fish, and rats, but not humans. Over 60 women have traveled to space, yet none were pregnant during the trip, let alone gave birth while floating in zero gravity. But with talk of future space colonies and cities on Mars, there’s a good chance that one day humans will give birth somewhere beyond Earth, and that brings up some interesting questions. What will it be like? How will …

Rutger Hauer, ‘Blade Runner’ co-star and memorable bad guy, dies at 75

(CNN)Rutger Hauer, a dashing Dutch actor who battled Harrison Ford in the science-fiction classic “Blade Runner” and excelled in bad-guy roles, died July 19 after a short illness, his longtime agent Steve Kenis told CNN. Hauer’s closing monologue, in which the character discusses all the things he has seen, is especially memorable. Of working with director Ridley Scott, the actor later said, ” I understood, on a very strong level, what he wanted, and by instinct I gave it to …

Minister resigns in protest against Johnson

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSir Alan Duncan predicts “a crisis of government” for Boris Johnson Sir Alan Duncan has quit as a Foreign Office minister in protest against a possible Boris Johnson victory in the Conservative leadership race. In his resignation letter, Sir Alan described Brexit as “a dark cloud”. He told the BBC he quit to demand an emergency Commons debate to give MPs a chance to say whether they supported Mr Johnson’s “wish to …

SpaceX’s massive Starship prototype lifts off

New York (CNN Business)A prototype of SpaceX’s Mars rocket roared to life Thursday night, lifting the vehicle into the air for a landmark test. “Water towers *can* fly,” he joked in a tweet, referencing Starhopper’s likeness to a cylindrical water tank. He also shared views of the launch that were captured by a nearby drone and a camera near the Raptor engine. Musk tweeted that SpaceX will next attempt a 200 meter, or 650 foot, hop test “in a week …

In 1994, ‘The Lion King’ Was A Surprise Smash. Today, It’s Just Another Product.

Disney started developing “ When production began in 1991, “Pocahontas” was the company’s “A-movie,” and “The Lion King” its “B-movie.” Jeffrey Katzenberg, who ran Disney at the time, said movie made $50 million, he’d get down on his knees, because that would constitute a “big success.” Illustration: Chris McGonigal/HuffPost; Photos: Disney, Alamy Disney’s 1994 “The Lion King” introduced viewers to new sights and emphasized ingenuity. That can’t be said of this year’s remake. “The Lion King” opened in June 1994, …

Guy Takes Revenge On Date Who Ordered The Most Expensive Thing On The Menu After She Admits To Have Been Using Him For A Free Meal

Back in the old days, when men were the primary earners and women were less likely to be able to pay their own way, it became accepted that the man would pick up the bill on dates. However, these days, where a woman is just as able to pay her own way as a man, the practice seems a bit dated, if not obsolete. In some cultures – Scandinavian countries for example – a man assuming that he needs to …

Guy Takes Revenge On Date Who Ordered The Most Expensive Thing On The Menu After She Admits To Have Been Using Him For A Free Meal

Back in the old days, when men were the primary earners and women were less likely to be able to pay their own way, it became accepted that the man would pick up the bill on dates. However, these days, where a woman is just as able to pay her own way as a man, the practice seems a bit dated, if not obsolete. In some cultures – Scandinavian countries for example – a man assuming that he needs to …

Guy Takes Revenge On Date Who Ordered The Most Expensive Thing On The Menu After She Admits To Have Been Using Him For A Free Meal

Back in the old days, when men were the primary earners and women were less likely to be able to pay their own way, it became accepted that the man would pick up the bill on dates. However, these days, where a woman is just as able to pay her own way as a man, the practice seems a bit dated, if not obsolete. In some cultures – Scandinavian countries for example – a man assuming that he needs to …