This is it. It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for. For the past week you’ve done nothing but work, typing away in your cubicle, secluded from the world while the rest of us had an amazing time laughing at hilarious videos and enjoying everything else the internet has to offer. Well, now it’s your time. These are 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web just giving you a glimpse of everything you’ve missed out on. And seriously…it was a lot. The new Punisher trailer, George W. Bush’s stern rebuke, and of course the ultra rare velvet worm. But enough with this petty banter. This is Link25 (266) – The ultra rare velvet worm edition.
Tom Steyer launches $10 million campaign to impeach Trump
Washington (CNN)Democratic mega-donor and billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer is spending what an aide says is “well over $10 million” on a national TV ad campaign Friday calling for President Donald Trump’s impeachment.
The campaign is a bid by Steyer — who has not ruled out a run for office himself — to “demand that elected officials take a stand” on an (click on the image to read the full article).
Widow of fallen soldier releases phone call with Trump
The widow of a fallen soldier has released a recording of her call with President Trump — and she says he did a great job as consoler-in-chief.
“At that moment when my world was upside down and me and my kids didn’t know which way we were going, it felt like I was talking to just another regular human,” Natasha De Alencar told the Washington Post.
De Alencar’s husband, Army Staff Sgt. Mark De Alencar, (Click on the image to read the full article).
Anger over Donald Trump's UK crime tweet
Donald Trump has been accused of fuelling hate crime with a tweet erroneously linking a rise in the UK crime rate to “radical Islamic terror”.
He said crime in the UK had risen by 13% amid the “spread” of Islamist terror – despite the figure referring to all crimes, not just terrorism. (click on the image to read the full article).
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London now more dangerous than New York City, crime stats suggest
ondon is now more crime ridden and dangerous than New York City, with rape, robbery and violent offences far higher on this side of the Atlantic.
The latest statistics, published earlier this week, revealed that crime across the UK was up by 13 per cent, with a surge in violence in the capital blamed for much of the increase. (click on the image to read the full article).
Federal Judge Will Not Void Guilty Ruling On Arpaio, Despite Trump's Pardon
U.S. District Judge Susan Ritchie Bolton says that President Trump’s pardon of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio does not “revise the historical facts” of his case — and that she will not vacate her ruling that found Arpaio guilty of criminal contempt.
On Thursday, Bolton quoted Black’s Law Dictionary to say that a pardon “releases the wrongdoer from punishment and restores the (click on the image to read the full article).
Are the "Snozzberries" in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Referring to Male Genitalia?
Given the dark undercurrent of Roald Dahl’s works, perhaps it wouldn’t be surprising if his famous snozzberries mentioned in the book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964) made into the film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971), were, in fact,(click on the image to read the full article)
Marvel's The Punisher | Official Trailer 2 [HD] | Netflix
Protester hugs Nazi outside Richard Spencer talk, asks 'Why do you hate me?'
The man who hugged a Nazi outside Richard Spencer’s speech at the University of Florida on Thursday said, “I could have hit him, I could have hurt him … but something in me said, ‘You know what? He just needs love.’”
A man wearing a T-shirt emblazoned with swastikas on Thursday was surrounded by a crowd of protesters who screamed, punched and spat on him before Aaron Courtney gave him a hug. (Click on the image to read the full story).
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Stranger Things 2 | Final Trailer [HD] | Netflix
In stunning attack, George W. Bush rebukes Trump, suggesting he promotes falsehoods and prejudice
n an extraordinary — albeit veiled — attack, former President George W. Bush delivered a scathing assessment Thursday of President Trump and his policies, suggesting he has promoted bigotry and falsehoods to the detriment of the country and its values.
Speaking at a policy seminar in New York, the nation’s 43rd president never mentioned Trump by name. But his target was unmistakable. (click on the image to read the full article).
The New Mutants | Official Trailer [HD] | 20th Century FOX
Equifax Deserves The Corporate Death Penalty
EQUIFAX IS IN trouble. The credit reporting company failed to protect the personal financial data of as many as 143 million Americans. Equifax’s failure exposed not just names and addresses, but also Social Security numbers, birth dates, drivers’ license numbers, and (click on the image to read the full article).
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White nationalist shot at protesters after Richard Spencer speech in Florida, police say
Three supporters of the prominent white nationalist Richard Spencer have been charged with attempted murder after police said one of the men, egged on by his friends, shot at protesters “with the intent to kill” following Spencer’s speech at the University of Florida on Thursday. (Click on the image to read the full article).