Wednesday, August 30, 2017

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“Harvey’s rains are the most extreme ever observed in a major U.S. city — and the flooding continues.” @, currently the storm is passing across Louisiana (yesterday marked the 12 year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina) while issuing multiple tornado warnings, and two Houston reservoirs are above capacity @ Video context @

President Trump to Crowd in Corpus Christi, Texas @ Yesterday’s highest performing tweet asks if he met with victims @

Volunteer heros: “Mattress Mack’s” 15 minutes @, Jet ski dude @, dog rescue guys @, human chain @, the seniors @, and adorable animals rescues aplenty @

Multiple ways to help Harvey relief @

“KCNA, quoting leader Kim Jong-un, said that, “like a real war”, the latest drill was “the first step of the military operation of the KPA [Korean People’s Army] in the Pacific and a meaningful prelude to containing Guam”.” @

“From the firing of the nation’s F.B.I. director to Trump’s oldest son’s meeting with a controversial Russian lawyer, here’s what you need to know about the Russian investigation so far.” @

“Defense Secretary Jim Mattis late Tuesday announced that transgender troops will be allowed to continue serving in the military pending the results of a study by experts.” @

The most popular stories yesterday on Breitbart (, Independent Journal Review (, and The Washington Post ( were about FLOTUS’s shoes. Also, Is Breitbart’s site SFW?

This dog @

What is ‘The Ring Theory” @

Best Buy drops the ball @


  • is now a podcast @
  • The Daily talks about crime and forgiveness as well as Houston @
  • Up First covers the aftermath of Harvey and ongoing Russia investigations @
  • On Ted Talks Daily, “Tara Winkler speaks out against the spread of orphanages in developing countries, caused in part by foreign donors, and details the harm done to children when they are separated from their families and left to grow up in institutions.” @
  • Josh @