"Trump is sucking a substantial portion of America into his Orwellian universe. The rest of us have to struggle simply to remember that war isn’t peace, freedom isn’t slavery, ignorance isn’t strength," Max Boot writes in Opinion.
“The weird part was, I wasn’t nervous at all,” said Zach Seidel, who found out just before the game that he would be manning the @UMBCAthletics account during the Retrievers' historic upset of No. 1 Virginia.
The gold was supposed to be used to pay Union soldiers, but first it had to get to the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia. It never did make it, and even if it's found, exactly how it got there will likely remain a mystery.
The revelation underscores the power of social media and the unexpected ways in which companies can use data that users voluntarily give up. It also gives further hints to the important role big data plays in modern politics.
The Motion Picture Academy is reportedly investigating its president over claims of sexual harassment, after he was implicated through a system he helped implement in the wake of earlier #MeToo scandals.