John Boehner Now Lobbying For Medical Marijuana

Really. advisory board of Acreage Holdings, a cannabis company that cultivates, processes and dispenses marijuana in 11 U.S. states. “unalterably opposed” to legalization, according to Bloomberg. “Over the last 10 or 15 years, the American people’s attitudes have changed dramatically,” he said the website. “I find myself in that same position.” He said marijuana has great potential for helping veterans with PTSD and reversing the opioid epidemic. He also believes…

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Mark Zuckerberg: There will always be a version of Facebook that is free

Today during Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony before the Senate, the Facebook CEO reiterated that “there will always be a version of Facebook that is free.” In the midst of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, in which the user data of up to 87 million people was sold by a third-party developer to Trump Campaign-linked firm Cambridge Analytica, there has been talk of Facebook potentially adding a subscription layer. The scandal has brought…

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Spotify reveals that millions weren’t paying for ad-free service

Sneaky.Image: NurPhoto/Getty No one likes ads interrupting their streaming jams, and millions of Spotify Premium users pay $9.99 a month to forestall that very terrible possibility.   Some non-premium users, around two million of them in fact, decided to go another route — a route that just so happens to involve getting that ad-free content sans monthly payments.  SEE ALSO: Is someone hijacking your Spotify? Here’s what I did when…

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20+ Of The Most Unbelievably Smart Things Pets Have Done That Surprised Their Owners

Sure, you can train your dog, hamster or rat to be obedient, (cats too, but that may prove to be a little more difficult!) but what we have here are true geniuses, unique personalities that go far beyond what we would imagine from an animal! This is a completely true story. Weird, but true, and shows a really impressive level of intelligence in my cat. It happened when I was…

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Viral Twitter thread celebrates the meaningless phrases we’ve all used in work meetings

Here are some people at a work meeting, most likely talking about synergy.Image: Getty Images Whenever you spend a lot of time in a confined space with a group of people, it’s not uncommon for a new language to develop. SEE ALSO: Email sign-offs, ranked Slang. Shorthand. Odd sayings. It happens all the time. Normally it’s fine. Not in offices, though. In the workplace — particularly in meetings — this…

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Trump’s Retail Website Only Pays Sales Taxes In 2 States. Amazon Pays Taxes In 45.

The TrumpStore.com website sells Trump-labeled glassware, baseball caps, luggage tags, spa slippers and key chains, among several other items. It collects sales tax only on orders shipped to buyers in Florida and Louisiana, according to the company’s own website, The Wall Street Journal was the first to point out on Friday. Trump, who maintains his ownership of the Trump Organization even while president, has been slamming Amazon on Twitter for dodging sales…

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29 People Reveal Their Best Newly Discovered Life Loopholes

“A few years ago I was flying from Detroit to Charlotte. Prices were higher than I would have liked, so I checked a couple of other nearby destinations. Found that a flight to Greensboro (two hours away by car) was much cheaper, yet somehow still connected through Charlotte (Detroit -> Charlotte -> Greensboro). So I said screw it, bought a one-way, and carried on my bag, with plans to abandon…

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20 Kids Who Are Legitimately Smarter Than You

via: Twitter You cannot argue with this logic. That kid deserves all the candy. Advertisement A post shared by Cecilia Spjuth (@ceciliast72) on May 21, 2016 at 10:48pm PDT This kid got stuck with a bunch of UNO cards, so what did she do? She fashioned a stand out of a hairbrush like the boss she is. Advertisement They say that women are great at multitasking, but this little whippersnapper…

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How to Sell more, sell fast with unlimited landing pages and websites built in minutes without Hosting, Coding, Designing or Copywriting Skills.

Are you tired of running after your designers and copywriters so that you can sell a product or service from a decent looking page? Stop right now and fire both of them. You won’t need them ever again! From the 7 Figure Marketer Daniel Adetunji comes a brand-new software… FastEye Pages  A new Landing Page and Website builder with high-converting pre-written copywriting packages included. All the page builders until now have…

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New centrist party gets 50m backing to break mould of UK politics

Plans secretly made for a new political party drawing from left and right A new political party with access to up to 50m in funding has been secretly under development for more than a year by a network of entrepreneurs, philanthropists and donors keen to break the Westminster mould, the Observer can reveal. The movement, spearheaded by a former Labour benefactor, is understood to have been drawn up by a…

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Waitrose to ban disposable coffee cups

Tor Harris, its head of sustainability, said: “We realise this is a major change, but we … are confident the majority of customers will support the environmental benefits.” Four solutions to the disposable coffee cup problem MPs call for latte levy Initially, disposable cups will be removed from nine stores by the end of April: Banbury, Billericay, Ipswich, Newmarket, Norwich, Sudbury, Wymondham, Upminster, east London and Fitzroy Street, Cambridge. The…

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Apple hits impressive clean energy goal but hurts the environment in another way

Solar panels at Apple's Cupertino headquarters help the company generate clean power.Image: apple Apple is patting itself on the back for hitting its goal of 100 percent clean energy. All of the tech company’s facilities around the world are powered by renewable energy, Apple announced Monday. That’s stores, offices, and data centers powered from solar, wind, hydrogen, and other clean energy sources. While impressive that facilities in 43 countries are…

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Parkland teen survivor just shined a light on a hidden way 90 million people support guns.

David Hogg knows a thing or two about boycotts. The 18-year-old Stoneman Douglas High School senior and Parkland shooting survivor has put Fox News host Laura Ingraham in the hot seat after orchestrating a hugely successful boycott of her show. Before that, he helped bring attention to companies that have business deals with the NRA, leading to some companies like Hertz to end those partnerships. Now he’s calling out some…

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It looks like Amy Schumer is done with Sinclair Broadcasting.

If your TV station is discreetly pushing President Donald Trump’s agenda, Amy Schumer doesn’t want to talk to them. The actress, who’s currently promoting her new comedy “I Feel Pretty,” just reportedly canceled an interview with Washington D.C.-based WJLA, an ABC affiliate, BuzzFeed News learned. The station is owned by conservative Sinclair Broadcasting Group, which is facing intense backlash after it forced local news anchors across the country to read…

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