SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s president said Monday that there are signs that North Korea is preparing for a fifth nuclear bomb test amid reports of increased activity at the country’s main nuclear test site. In a regular meeting with her top adviser, President Park Geun-hye said that North Korea could carry out…Read more on Time
Micromanufacturing. As soon as I finish typing the word, my Grammarly spell checker promptly underscores it in red and suggests a replacement: “micro-manufacturing.” But this new spelling is about to go mainstream. When I say micromanufacturing, I don’t mean making tiny (micro-scale) components. There’s another definition at work here: “Micromanufacturing is… Read More on Micromanufacturing the future — TechCrunch
The U.S. plans to increase its troop presence in Europe with the rotation of an armored brigade “in the wake of an aggressive Russia in Eastern Europe and elsewhere,” the military announced Wednesday. “This Army implementation plan continues to demonstrate our strong and balanced approach to reassuring our NATO allies,” General Philip Breedlove, the top…Read more on TIME
Five good and bad things that “could”(would) happen if Trump becomes President.
Everyone talks about the bad things that could happen so much.
But since he’s so popular, there’s bound to be some good things in his campaign….right?
So I thought I’d list up five good and bad things that could happen from my perspective.
Let’s start with the good things that could happen first, shall we?
1. Fewer “Illegal” immigrants from Mexico.
Even though some people say forcing them home is inhuman or Trump’s remarks on sending them home are racism, it’s still illegal. And it’s also true that they take jobs from Americans and all the legal immigrants.
So….this is good news for America right?
Yes, for most of us. But maybe not so much for factories that employ them for cheap salaries.
2. Shut down parts of the Internet.
Now, I know what you’re screaming right now.
“Wait a minute! Why is closing the Internet a good thing!?”
I’ll tell you why. He’s not shutting it down for everyone. He’s gonna shut it so the Islamic State can’t recruit teens or grownups to join them.
Feel better now?;)
3. Make the gun background checks more secure.
Now, you may think Trump doesn’t care about gun safety or background checks.
But in fact, he says that he’ll make sure that “the states are uploading criminal & health records properly.” And all this is supposed to protect America from terrorist attacks.
4. Bring back jobs to America.
Good news laborers! You’re getting back your jobs!( Hopefully)
This depends on who is reading this.
If you’re a laborer who used to work at motor factories, you would be rolling on the floor with joy. On the other hand, if you’re the manager or the CEO of the company, you’d be throwing your phone across the room by the time you finish reading this.
Companies want to make the same products in low price. But to do that, companies have to have their factories where they can employ low wage workers. And American wages are soaring too high for them to afford.
5. Reduce the $18 trillion national debt
How? He says he will “Vigorously eliminate waste, fraud and abuse in the federal government”. And he will also cut redundant government programs and focus on growing the economy.
Here’s the bad things that could(would) happen.
1. Let’s build a wall!
Yes, as I said earlier, there are a tremendous amount of illegal people coming from Mexico to the US. But that doesn’t mean America needs to build a wall to physically stop them.
That kind of wall could and will cause cracks in US and Mexico relations. And what will happen to NAFTA? If he builds a wall? So all in all, building a wall isn’t a good idea.
2. Refuse to call Iran’s leader by his preferred title.
Hmmm….maybe it’s time to strengthen ties with Saudi Arabia…..
Trump says, if he becomes President, he will “NOT” call Iran’s leader “supreme leader”.
He would rather call to him…”Hey baby! How ya doin?”
3. Heavily surveil mosques in America.
Trump says he may close some mosques in the United States to keep the civilians safe.
As ISIS is advances in the Middle East and more inhuman terrorist attacks occur in parts of Europe such as France, Belgium and Germany.
4. He might invest BIG on something and then lose BIG.
Even though, Donald Trump is a billionaire now, he has also experienced bankruptcy in his life. That means that Trump’s investments are “not always” accurate. And when he wins big, that’s good for America. But if he loses big then….that’s gonna be a whole different story.
5. Make the Europe feel betrayed.
Donald Trump is hugely unpopular in Europe. Especially to British PM, David Cameron. And Trump also, hates him back. Newspapers write articles that urge US voters NOT TO vote for Trump in the elections. “If” Trump becomes President and “if” this hate for Trump in Europe continues, The United States may have to fight ISIS and other threats alone.
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#NorthKorea has announced it has launched a long range rocket and carrying what they say a satellite.
The rocket flown over the Okinawa islands and it looks like the launch has been succusful.
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called the launch “absolutely unacceptable.”
STAR WARS TOPS BOX OFFICE!!!
The Force Awakens overruns Harry Potter’s record!!!
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Are you ready for the force?
The wait is almost over! Star Wars The Force Awakens will be shown in theaters today at the same time around the world! Even though, there have been some spoilers, many of the fans are trying to ignore those and are eagerly waiting for the movie to start.
If you’re not a Star Wars fan, that’s ok too. You can still catch up with the trilogy after you watch The Force Awakens!
Star Wars has a long history behind it and there are a lot of fans from around the glob. Possibly, no other movie in the world is as famous as Star Wars.
In the upcoming movie The force awakens, Kylo Ren is thought to be the “bad guy”. And he will lead the first order with Captain Phasma. R2D2 and C3PO will return Has well. BB8, a droid has joined the family. And an Solo and Leia are to return to fight the evil once again. It has not been clear if Luke Skywalker is still with them or with the Fisrt Order. For more information, visit their website at StarWars.com
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