The image appears to have been originally deployed as an anti-Trump meme on social media sites and websites such as 4chan and Reddit that surfaced after Vice President Mike Pence touted the proposal for a sixth branch of the military at a news conference last week. It shows Stone, Republican Rep. Devin Nunes, Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, Pence, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Fox News host Sean Hannity and President Trump in space suits with the Nazi symbol appropriated into an insignia for the space force on the front of their outfits. A magnified image of the swastika patch also appears in the photo's upper right hand corner. … [Read more...] about Roger Stone posts then deletes Nazi Space Force meme. He says he didn’t notice the swastikas.
An FBI staff operations specialist who analyzed the Facebook and Instagram accounts of James Alex Fields Jr. testified Tuesday that Fields posted the meme publicly to his Instagram page and sent a similar image as a private message to a friend in May 2017. That was three months before his car plowed into a group of people marching against white nationalists in Charlottesville on Aug. 12, 2017. … [Read more...] about The Latest: Jurors see meme of car plowing into crowd
Mostik, named after the Russian diminutive word for “bridge,” has served as a mascot for builders on the Russian side of the bridge in Krasnodar since 2015, when the project’s press desk began posting photos on his behalf. Images of him napping on construction equipment, playing on the beach and exploring the site have received thousands of shares in Russia. Builders have even given Mostik a small hard hat, as he made appearances on Russia’s main TV channels. … [Read more...] about Vladimir Putin Beaten by a Cat as First to Cross $4 Billion Crimea Bridge
"In these videos I say some really disgusting, vile, nasty and embarrassing things," Star says. "Those videos were 12 years ago. I look at them and I see them resurface and it makes me sick to my stomach because I do not know who that person was . . . the person that said those horrible vile things, that person was depression, that person was just angry at the world, that person felt like they were not accepted, that person was seeking attention." … [Read more...] about A guide to the racism scandal that’s tearing Beauty YouTube apart
As some liberal commentators noted, Rubio's call for direct action against a clueless steakhouse celebrity was a bit rich coming from a guy who has repeatedly asked America to tone down its online outrage. But on the other hand, Salt Bae just served a lavish steak meal to a guy starving his own population — so some outrage may not be out of place in this story. … [Read more...] about Miami Trashes Salt Bae’s Online Reviews After He Serves Steak To Maduro