BALLS OF LIGHT IN 1871 NEWSPAPERS: What caused the worst wildfire in American history?

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The great Preshtigo fire of 1871… A dry summer? Or a comet!

The balls of light were reported in newspapers in 1871. But did fake news exist then?

The sponsored post that won’t go away!

For weeks now people on Facebook may have been seeing a sponsored post written by the Wall Street Journal. Perhaps you did not see it if your news feed is not attuned to COVID-19 or stories about the pandemic.. Here is the article for your enjoyment But this is very interesting, because there have been … Read moreThe sponsored post that won’t go away!

Fourth woman dead from rare clots after Johnson and Johnson vaccine administered

A woman in her late 30s has died of a rare blood clotting condition nearly two weeks after receiving a single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in Washington, according to state health officials. The woman is the first confirmed death in King County, and the fourth person to die nationwide out of the nearly 15 … Read moreFourth woman dead from rare clots after Johnson and Johnson vaccine administered

Hospital system says it will deny transplants to the unvaccinated in ‘almost all situations’

A Colorado-based health system says it is denying organ transplants to patients not vaccinated against the coronavirus in “almost all situations,” citing studies that show these patients are much more likely to die if they get covid-19. The policy illustrates the growing costs of being unvaccinated and wades into deeply controversial territory — the use … Read moreHospital system says it will deny transplants to the unvaccinated in ‘almost all situations’

‘SNL’ Season 47 Premiere Is Lowest-Rated Episode in Show’s History

Owen Wilson picked the wrong year to host “Saturday Night Live.” The Season 47 premiere was “SNL’s” lowest-rated episode of all time — Read on www.thewrap.com/snl-season-47-premiere-record-low-ratings/ Often criticized for a lack of humor, the younger demo have all but abandoned the show.. it was the lowest rated episode and some say rightfully so after an … Read more‘SNL’ Season 47 Premiere Is Lowest-Rated Episode in Show’s History

Brian Laundrie’s sister says she does not know where he is

“No, I do not know where Brian is. … I’d turn him in,” Cassie Laundrie said in an exclusive interview with ABC’s “Good Morning America” which aired Tuesday. Cassie Laundrie said if she could talk to her brother, she would tell him to come forward. “I worry about him. I hope he’s OK, and then … Read moreBrian Laundrie’s sister says she does not know where he is

Biden team issues ‘Havana syndrome’ guidance for US personnel

National security officials at the White House were recently issued a warning: move away from the immediate area as soon as possible if you ever feel the acute onset of pressure, sound or heat in the head. In brown bag lunches over the past week, policy staff at the Pentagon have been instructed to report … Read moreBiden team issues ‘Havana syndrome’ guidance for US personnel

French report: 330,000 children victims of church sex abuse

The figure includes abuses committed by some 3,000 priests and an unknown number of other people involved in the church — wrongdoing that Catholic authorities covered up over decades in a “systemic manner,” according to the president of the commission that issued the report, Jean-Marc Sauvé. The 2,500-page document was issued as the Catholic Church … Read moreFrench report: 330,000 children victims of church sex abuse