Wow. I can’t believe I’m about to write this…but police officers are technically being considered a “minority group”. Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards signed a bill on Thursday, expanding the state’s hate-crimes statute to add the targeting of police officers, firefighters and EMS personnel.
During his trip to Vietnam, President Obama was giving a speech when a Vietnamese rapper that is apparently the “Queen of Hip-hop” there, started to speak on diplomacy and wanted to rap for Obama. The Pres responded with do you need a beat?
With the Democratic Convention right around the corner, Hillary has a clear lead and many people are already giving her the W. But Bernie Sanders just wont back down. The people at SNL thought that would be a great topic of convo between the two, over a drink of beer.
EgyptAir Flight 804 was scheduled for a 3 1/2 hour flight yesterday but, it made world news when announced by Egypt that the plane had disappeared in the Mediterranean Sea. The aircraft has now just discovered and sources say the crash could possibly be linked to a terrorist attack.
Some hopeful news from the White House today. President Obama is looking for $1.1 Billion in support for drug treatment in the U.S. He’s also looking to bring awareness to the youth, and what better way to do that than to reach out to a popular rapper who’s had a history with addiction himself, Macklemore.