Headlines: The Rock Running for President, UNKLE, Teleportation, Cocaine Allegations, Net Neutrality, and Mental Health
Celeb president, Dewayne, “The Rock” Johnston is officially running for president in 2020. With that being said, someone also commented that an actual “rock” would do a better job than our current president, which is pretty true.
UNKLE Releasing First Full-Length Album in 7 Years
We learned that UNKLE is releasing their first album in 7 years in August. We are so so so excited for this. A lot of good music is coming out. We’re going to be steadily posting links where you can preview that music.
Internet-Wide Net Neutrality Protest
In other headline news today, Wednesday, July 12th the internet is participating in a Net Neutrality protest against the changes to the law that are being made by the FCC. Huge corporations like Amazon among hundreds of others will be intentionally slowing down their websites in protest of the change to the laws which could limit what consumers have access to.
Look around the internet today, you’re going to see a ton of memes pointing out what our future could hold should we support these new law changes. Consumers are being urged to protest. Check out more on that story and ways to do that here.
Chinese Researchers Pursue Teleportation
Additional headline alleges that Chinese researchers have been able to teleport a photon from Earth to a satellite in space. It’s not what you think. They haven’t actually teleported any physical objects per se. They’re looking at using this for a cloud-based quantum computing networking. The purpose of this new breakthrough research is to create a more secure way to communicate.
Kimmie K, Accused of Leaving Nose Candy on Display for Twitter
Oh yeah, apparently Kim Kardashian was accused of doing cocaine from a Twitter post with a marble background. We think she is laughing a little too hard at her marble table, maybe it is marble, who knows, but who laughs that hard over a design on a table. Honestly though, who cares about what Kimmy K is doing anyway though? If you had to deal with that much scrutiny 24-7 don’t you think you’d be looking for some kind of escape? Like who cares anyway?
Honestly though, who cares about what Kimmy K is doing anyway though? If you had to deal with that much scrutiny 24-7 don’t you think you’d be looking for some kind of escape? Like who cares anyway? Let Kimmy do her nose candy in peace y’all.
Mental Health Discussion Has Gone Viral
Another headline includes a woman’s post about taking time off to focus on her mental health went viral. This prompted focus to an open discussion on the issue of mental health in the workplace. America admits that employers don’t want those struggling with mental health issues working for them. Truth is, most of us have issues, we just don’t talk about them because of the way they are stigmatized. Most employers don’t consider the mental health of their workers. People lose jobs constantly because of illnesses they can’t deal with. The stigma often alienates people and that makes things worse. However, just like any illness, there is a fine line between actually seeking help and using it as another excuse to miss work. Chances
People lose jobs constantly because of illnesses they can’t deal with. The stigma often alienates people and that makes things worse. However, just like any illness, there is a fine line between actually seeking help and using it as another excuse to miss work. Chances are if you’re missing work, there is something you need to deal with. How many people do you think are unemployed because they find it difficult to function in a typical workplace setting?
These are a few of your headlining news articles for today.
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