4 Dolphins Have Now Died At A Marine Park In The Middle Of The Desert

Animal rights advocates took aim at Dolphinaris as well, saying that putting dolphins in pools on tribal land in the desert was tantamount to animal cruelty. Dolphinaris Arizona said it will close temporarily beginning Friday as a panel of experts investigates potential factors in the dolphin deaths. Two of the facility’s four remaining dolphins are being returned to Dolphin Quest, a company that loans dolphins to attractions, while the other two will be moved to another licensed facility while Dolphinaris …

Does CBD Work? We Tried A Bunch Of CBD Products Betches

Okay, so I battle chronic Lyme disease and anxiety on the daily. I also train Brazilian jiu-jitsu 3-4 days/week. What I’m trying to say here is that I’m basically an ideal candidate for CBD because I’m always broken and hurting. Beauty/Skin Care whoAs someone with eczema and super sensitive skin, trying any form of beauty or skin care product on my face or body (aside from my tried-and-true usuals) has always scared me. I tried and on Sunday night after …

Jack Dorsey’s interview on Twitter just showed how confusing threading is

Just a convo between friends.Image: Louis Ascui/Fairfax Media via Getty Images It was supposed to be fun.  It was supposed to be an “experiment.”  Instead, it was a stinking mess. Last week, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey proposed that ReCode’s Kara Swisher interview him entirely over Twitter. The unlikely pair carried out the plan Tuesday. SEE ALSO: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey gives himself a ‘C’ in ‘tech responsibility’ Dorsey positioned the idea as a novel test of Twitter’s conversational features, which …

Taxi drivers accused of serious sex crimes

City of Wolverhampton Council has increased the number of licences it issues eightfold since the Deregulation Act 2015 was introduced, meaning drivers no longer needed to live or work in the area of the local authority that granted them a licence. The situation has led to a chaotic picture emerging around the country, with authorities unable to control all cabbies working in their area. Taxi and cab drivers have staged go-slow protests against the current regulations around the country, saying …

A Man Is Suing His Parents For Being Born

In a move that won’t be doing the so-called “snowflake generation” any favors, a 27-year-old man has taken the drastic step of suing his parents. Their crime – having him in the first place. Raphael Samuel, a businessman based in Mumbai, India, bases the dispute on the belief that it is immoral for a couple to bring a sentient being into the world without asking their permission to do so. His argument stems from a philosophical movement called “anti-natalism”, an …

Tongue-splitting body artist admits GBH

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBrendan ‘Dr Evil’ McCarthy admits GBH for performing tongue splitting and nipple removal A body modification artist has admitted three counts of grievous bodily harm, by carrying out tongue splitting and ear and nipple removal procedures. Brendan McCarthy, also known as Dr Evil, carried out consensual procedures without using anaesthetic. In his defence, the 50-year-old argued that consent was given but the judge ruled the procedures could not be compared to tattoos …

Apple teams up with Aetna on new health reward app

A nice swipe before bed soothes the soul.Image: Bob Al-Greene / Mashable In our Love App-tually series, Mashable shines a light into the foggy world of online dating. Just in time for cuffing season. There was a time in my life when I wanted nothing more than to get off dating apps.  Back when I was in my twenties, I thought that dating apps were the end of our culture and the precipitating factor behind all my pain. Too sad …

Thomas Markle Shares Private Letter Allegedly Written By Meghan Markle

Thomas Markle may have just sabotaged any remaining possibility of a relationship with his estranged daughter,  The former Hollywood lighting director recently shared excerpts of a five-page handwritten letter he said the Duchess of Sussex sent him in August, months after he skipped her royal wedding on May 19 to Prince Harry. Daily Mail, which published the excerpts on Saturday.  HuffPost reached out to Kensington Palace, which had no comment.  Meghan Markle and her father, Thomas, who lives in Mexico.  The …

Vaccination Rates Have Risen Almost 500 Percent In County Facing Measles Outbreak

Clark County, Washington, is facing a measles outbreak and as a result, demand for vaccinations have increased almost fivefold – primarily from anti-vaxxer parents, Kaiser Health News reports.  Take, for example, the county’s Vancouver Clinic, which reported administering a grand total of 263 shots in January 2018. Fast forward a year and the same clinic was responsible for 1,444 shots in January 2019. Meanwhile, orders for the entire county have risen by almost 500 percent, from 530 in January 2018 to 3,150 …

Over 100 Whales Still In Russian “Whale Jail” Months After First Spotted As Investigation Drags On

Somewhere in the realm of 100 belugas and killer whales are being held captive in what’s been dubbed a “whale jail” by media in Russia and abroad. Prosecutors are investigating the cramped quarters and potentially life-threatening conditions, especially as the winter chill freezes ice into the enclosures. A team must now work to remove the ice so the animals can breathe and surface for air.  Activists fear the whales will be sold to water parks and aquariums in China, which would …

Helping teenagers beat the blues

Lee co-ordinates the Blues programme in Cardiff, a course run by the charity Action for Children, which supports teenagers who are struggling to deal with the pressures of life. “This programme encourages young people to become more active – go for a run, walk the dog, do something for charity, go and speak to your friends, don’t sit in your room and message them.” What is the Blues programme? The course runs for an hour a week over a six-week …

New Mexico abortion bill called ‘most extreme in the nation’

OB/GYN: ‘ABSOLUTELY NO REASON TO KILL A BABY’ IN 3RD TRIMESTER “This bill is a Trojan horse backed by the national abortion lobby in order to establish abortion as a human right by removing so-called ‘religious refusals’ and turn every hospital, clinic and doctor’s office into an abortion clinic or referral center,” Elisa Martinez, executive director of New Mexico Alliance for Life, told Fox News. Rep. Joanne Ferrary, a Democrat and co-sponsor of the bill, said it “simply removes an antiquated law that …

Ariana Grande’s tattoo flub continues to get roasted in hilarious internet meme All the Memes

Image: Getty Images Did someone say tea party? Because this meme calls out everything and anything problematic on the internet.  The “today’s tea” meme is essentially the bunny sign meme, repackaged in a piping hot ASCII teacup.  Today’s tea: ( ( ) )__(_____)____(_____(____(___ \ You said you would read /_ \ A LITTLE before bed / | \ but read the whole /___| \ book & THAT’s / \ why you are / \_tired at work_/ — Tor.com (@tordotcom) February …

A fire at the training ground of the Brazilian football club Flamengo leaves 10 dead

(CNN)Ten young football players were killed and three others were hurt when a fire broke out at a training center of Brazilian football club Flamengo, authorities said. The derby between Flamengo and bitter Rio rivals Fluminense — one of the biggest matches on the Brazilian calendar — was scheduled for Saturday at the Maracana stadium, but has now been postponed. In a news conference, authorities identified the victims as: Christian Esmério Candido,15; Athila de Souza Paixão,14; Arthur Vinícius de Barros …

‘Vanderpump Rules’ Recap: The One Where The Gang Goes To Therapy Betches

Lisa rolls up to SUR (or Pump?) slightly hungover, just like me when I’m hungover: insisting I only had two drinks when video evidence suggests very much the contrary. In other words, me on Sunday night and again Monday morning! No personal questions, please. The only thing that ruins this scene is knowing that Lisa pronounces Ibiza “eye-bee-tha”. Ugh. She probably studied abroad there one time in 1960. Kristen: Whether Lisa likes it or not, I’m part of the SUR …

What is assisted suicide and euthanasia?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAnn Whaley: “I just wish the law would allow me to have him for a little longer” Before his death at Dignitas in Switzerland, Geoff Whaley talked openly about his decision to have an assisted death rather than endure the final stages of motor neurone disease. But what is assisted dying? How is it different from euthanasia or assisted suicide? And are any of these deaths legal in the UK? Euthanasia Euthanasia …