In 2017 Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) bragged on Facebook that he was "the only 'no' vote in the entire Congress against legislation that had 'Human Trafficking' in the title." He also tweeted, "I want Gaetzgate." Now Gaetz is under investigation by the Justice Department for an alleged sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl and possible violation of sex-trafficking laws, as reported by The New York Times. Looks like the Florida man might be getting exactly what he wished for.
Web development is the never-ending quest to create better, sleeker, and more useful websites to populate the ever-growing internet. We've come a long way from spinning low-resolution images and 8-bit soundtracks, but web development's continued demand showcases just how secure a career in this field can be. If you've wanted to become a web developer,… READ THE REST
It's comforting to know that Professor Eric Laithwaite (1921-1997) former Professor of Heavy Electrical Engineering at Imperial College London and inventor of the maglev trains felt the same way as Insane Clown Posse about magnets. His opening remark in this 1975 video is "Permanent magnets are difficult things to understand. In fact, if we're absolutely… READ THE REST
"You shouldn't have a favorite murder," writes Emma Berquist. In an essay for the new Gawker, Berquist discusses her own violent attack— and criticizes our obsession with true crime. Chirpy crime podcasters can spin violence into entertainment, and the splashy stories that get traction tend to have rich white women as victims. Berquist argues this… READ THE REST
Nothing says Netflix and chill like the bright lights of your living room, said no one, ever. No matter what you're doing around the house, whether it's reading a book in bed or entertaining a group of friends in the dining room, there's no denying that lighting can set the tone of any activity. And… READ THE REST
Between laptops, smartphones, smartwatches, and tablets, you may be walking around with $2,000 worth of technology at any given time. And because you're human, you're likely to smash, submerge, or simply lose those expensive tech items every now and then. So mitigate your losses with a standout protection plan from Akko, which covers one phone… READ THE REST
There are lots of things to miss about childhood, whether it's fruit roll-ups, playing Super Mario Bros. 3 for hours on end, or discovering the tiny toys in your fast-food happy meal. But when it comes to devices with long wires attached to them, like the now-antiquated "household phone," or bulky headphones, modern life in… READ THE REST