By this time, Mortal Kombat is already showing in HBO Max and for those who are unaware of it’s full story, here’s IGN Games explaining all of it in 10 minutes! 7 more wordsMortal Kombat’s full story in 10 minutes — set it good
Derek Chauvin Guilty on George Floyd’s Death
Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who was seen by people across the world with his knee on George Floyd‘s neck — an event that inspired “ 33 more wordsDerek Chauvin Found guilty on George Floyd’s Death — set it good
- Former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted on all charges in the death of George Floyd.
- Chauvin faces up to 40 years in prison for second-degree murder, up to 25 years for third-degree murder and up to 10 years for second-degree manslaughter.
- Floyd died in May 2020 after Chauvin placed his knee on Floyd’s neck while he pleaded, “I can’t breathe.”
Minneapolis Police today released this statement, take note the Minneapolis Police Chief himself spoke in the trials and said Chauvin’s action was not in compliance and violated the department’s policies, ethics and values (and might have caused George Floyd’s death).
Marvel Releases Shang-Chi Official Teaser Trailer
Marvel officially lunched a teaser of Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. Shang-Chi (“rising and advancing of the spirit”) was raised by a renowned criminal mastermind. 103 more wordsMarvel’s Shang-Chi Teaser Trailer — set it good
Covid-19 Misinformation in Social Media
The issue of infertility caused by the Covid-19 vaccine has been in the rise, especially being shared across social media – google, facebook, etc. Scientists say there’s no evidence that supports the claim. Seems this is same as being shared before about the Flu shot that causes same level of uncertainty. Public health officials though are trying to help the public to feel more comfortable in getting the vaccine in order to reach herd immunity.
1956 Exchange Students Talk about Prejudice
Discovered this nice discussion about prejudice by High School exchange students, found it fascinating as each honestly talk about their own prejudices and what could be its root cause. 12 more words1956 Exchange Students Talk about Prejudice — set it good
65-yr old Filipina brutally attacked in NYC
Another hate crime, this time a 65-yrs old Filipina on her way to church, was attacked by a big coward, while the building staff shut the doors on her callously. 39 more words65-yr old Filipina attacked in NYC — set it good
From Insults to Murder – Asian Hate Crime on the Rise — set it good
The Atlanta shootings yesterday was another blow against anti-Asian rhetoric who is still reeling from series of assaults against senior asians across the United States of America. 123 more wordsFrom Insults to Murder – Asian Hate Crime on the Rise — set it good
The Influence of Social Media in Politics — Monday Matters Blog by Ragan
In the article, “The Power of Social Media in Politics continues in 2021”, Arika Ho reviews the many ways that social media has influenced politics not only in the United States but all over the world. Ho argues that social media media has created a lot of momentum and awareness to many political campaigns and […]The Influence of Social Media in Politics — Monday Matters Blog by Ragan
A Valentine’s gift to Geekdome – Snyder’s Justice League
Finally the latest trailer of Snyder’s cut of Justince League is here!
In Zack Snyder’s Justice League, determined to ensure Superman’s (Henry Cavill) ultimate sacrifice was not in vain, Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) aligns forces with Diana Prince (Gal Gadot) with plans to recruit a team of metahumans to protect the world from an approaching threat of catastrophic proportions. The task proves more difficult than Bruce imagined, as each of the recruits must face the demons of their own pasts to transcend that which has held them back, allowing them to come together, finally forming an unprecedented league of heroes. Now united, Batman (Affleck), Wonder Woman (Gadot), Aquaman (Jason Momoa), Cyborg (Ray Fisher), and The Flash (Ezra Miller) may be too late to save the planet from Steppenwolf, DeSaad, and Darkseid and their dreadful intentions.
Mamba’s Final Flight — set it good
On the morning of January 26, 2020, the death of NBA basketball legend Kobe Bryant (and eight more) shocked the world as the helicopter he was in crashed in the hills of Calabasas, California, around 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles.. 14 more wordsMamba’s Final Flight — set it good