Lisbon is the latest city to go back into lockdown because of the new variant of Covid-19. It’s not over yet folks. Get vaccinated!:
The Lisbon region of Portugal will go into lockdown this weekend following a surge of coronavirus cases, many linked to the Delta variant.
The country logged this week its highest number of new infections since March. https://t.co/tTucFJ7B7B
— The New York Times (@nytimes) June 18, 2021
What is taking so long though????
LOT OF GAETZ NEWS
*Sources say feds believe decision re charges against Gaetz could come early as July
*Feds interviewing more women
*New details re minor who later entered porn
*Lots of target letters & subpoenas@ABC ?@wsteaks? ?@KFaulders? https://t.co/VqnG2k2vva
— John Santucci (@Santucci) June 18, 2021
Juneteenth is now a federal holiday. But there is some confusion as to when it actually starts?
States across the country have scrambled to close their government offices Friday after President Biden signed legislation establishing Juneteenth as a US federal holiday https://t.co/LmSQTH8qPk
— CNN (@CNN) June 18, 2021
The MyPillow guy runs away from an interview on the Daily Show:
A brief history of Satan:
Satan, the beast crunching sinners’ bones. Lucifer, the fallen angel. Mephistopheles, the trickster striking deals. These three divergent devils are all based on Satan of the Old Testament. But unlike any of these literary devils, the Satan of the Bible was a relatively minor character. So how did he become the ultimate antagonist, with so many different forms? Brian A. Pavlac investigates.
These photos of dragon blood trees are phenomenal. And I had never even heard of a dragon blood tree until today:
Kordan’s photographs, which are shot at dawn, golden hour, and under a star-illuminated sky, frame this unique growth pattern that leaves the trees’ gnarled wood underbelly exposed. Combined with the deep red sap that seeps from its trunk, this otherworldly feature ties the species to local lore. “According to legend, the first dragon blood tree was created from the blood of a dragon who was wounded in a battle with an elephant,” the photographer says.