By CAROLYN HAX, SYNDICATED COLUMNIST Updated 9:55 am, Sunday, May 20, 2018 Photo: Westend61, Getty Images Hi, Carolyn: I recently came across an online death notice for an ex-boyfriend. Sadly, he died relatively young, but I'm not too surprised. He battled alcoholism, which is among the many reasons we broke up. I have a lot of photos from when we were together, whose digital negatives are stored online indefinitely (or until I delete them). I'm torn between wanting to flush them or offer them to his family, who only know that we broke up on bad terms. Knowing him, he never told them the real problems, so more likely than not they hate me. Some of the pics are from a trip he did with his dad when they moved our stuff cross-country. My ex had borrowed my camera and later told me how much fun they had and how he and his dad bonded during that long trip. The pics captured those good times. So here I sit with all these … [Read more...] about Carolyn Hax: Should she share photos of deceased ex with his grieving family?
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MEGHAN Markle and Prince Harry shared a joke today during a public appearance exactly one month before their big day. Ahead of their wedding on May 19, the happy couple went to the Women's Empowerment reception in London as part of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. They looked relaxed as they mingled with other guests at the event - often sharing a smile and joke with each other. Harry, 33, and Meghan were hosted by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson as they support a drive to get some of the world's poorest girls into education. Former US actress Meghan, 36, is known for her commitment to gender equality and empowering women, previously being a Women's Advocate for the UN. When she was 11, she persuaded a soap manufacturer to alter an advert after she wrote a letter to then first lady Hillary Clinton complaining that it implied women belonged in the kitchen. Meghan also visited the Myna Mahila Foundation in India last year, and wrote about its work to combat … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle shares a joke with Prince Harry at Commonwealth reception exactly one month before royal wedding
A HEARTBROKEN mum has hit back at trolls who slammed her for sharing photos of her stillborn son online. Zariah Jackson, 17, from Florida, insists little Jeremiah had "every right to be shown off by his mother", like a living child. Zariah says she felt empty and lonely after giving birth on March 14. To cope with her loss, she posted photos her loved ones had taken of her in hospital, several pictures with her family and and a heart-wrenching photograph of Jeremiah in his lilac coffin. She told Mirror Online: "I posted a lot of pictures, not only to have memories but to show people reality. "Even though he is dead, I am still a mother." But after she received a number of vile messages from trolls, who attacked her for sharing pictures of her baby, she launched a scathing attack in response. She said: "My baby had every right to be shown off by his mother just like a baby who is alive. "I shared my story not for all the miserable negative a** folk to get on my s*** but to … [Read more...] about Heartbroken mum blasts vile trolls who slammed her for sharing photos of her stillborn son online
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Fake News: Trump attack story uses Wrestlemania photo A widely shared false news story claiming President Donald Trump was attacked and knocked unconscious is fake Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Associated Press Published 4:12 p.m. ET April 12, 2018 A widely shared false news story claiming President Donald Trump was attacked and knocked unconscious is illustrated with an image of Trump at a pro wrestling event more than a decade ago. The story posted to the hoax website Action News 3 claims Trump was struck with a tire iron last summer outside Trump Tower in New York. The attacker was said to have been a Muslim “extremist” who confronted Trump while posing as a Fox News commentator. It didn’t happen. An image accompanying the false story comes from a 2007 Associated Press photo of … [Read more...] about Fake News: Trump attack story uses Wrestlemania photo
A widely shared false news story claiming President Donald Trump was attacked and knocked unconscious is illustrated with an image of Trump at a pro wrestling event more than a decade ago.The story posted to the hoax website Action News 3 claims Trump was struck with a tire iron last summer outside Trump Tower in New York. The attacker was said to have been a Muslim "extremist" who confronted Trump while posing as a Fox News commentator. It didn't happen.An image accompanying the false story comes from a 2007 Associated Press photo of Trump on the mat at WrestleMania 23 in Detroit. Wrestler "Stone Cold" Steve Austin knocked Trump down after promoter Vince McMahon's wrestler lost his match to Trump's wrestler and had his head shaved by Trump.The image has been used before in other false stories about supposed attacks on Trump, including a 2017 false report that the president passed out at a rally when someone poisoned his drink, and another that incorrectly claimed he was the target of … [Read more...] about NOT REAL NEWS: Trump attack story uses Wrestlemania photo