Facebook board member Peter Thiel reportedly had dinner with a key white nationalist figure in 2016 and said he ‘really enjoyed’ meeting him

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Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo Facebook board member Peter Thiel met with a prominent white nationalist figure in 2016, according to emails published by BuzzFeed News this week. After meeting with Kevin DeAnna — who has called for “the formation of an ethnostate, the great dream of the White Republic” — Thiel reportedly wrote in an email … Read more

Lawsuit against student loan giant Navient will test limits of private debt discharge

Lawsuit against student loan giant Navient will test limits of private debt discharge

A former student for the now-defunct ITT Technical Institute and his mother are suing student loan giant Navient (NAVI) over the company’s refusal to cancel his private student loans despite the U.S. government erasing thousands of federal student loans related to the notorious for-profit school. The case could set a precedent for defrauded borrowers seeking … Read more

Oregon fires were not set by anti-fascist activists

August Complex Fire becomes state’s biggest blaze ever at a whopping 471,000 acres

The claim: Anti-fascist activists started catastrophic fires in Oregon. Multiple posts on Facebook have alleged that this week’s widespread wildfires in Oregon were actually set by antifascist activists known as antifa. “7 antifa members have been arrested for starting fires…” one user posted on Wednesday, along with a screenshot of a direct message that alleged that … Read more

Does Salem Media Group’s (NASDAQ:SALM) CEO Salary Compare Well With The Performance Of The Company?

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This article will reflect on the compensation paid to Edward Atsinger who has served as CEO of Salem Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SALM) since 1986. This analysis will also evaluate the appropriateness of CEO compensation when taking into account the earnings and shareholder returns of the company. See our latest analysis for Salem Media Group Comparing … Read more

US Navy scraps plan to fly fighter jet over New York City on 9/11 anniversary after it sparked outrage

US Navy scraps plan to fly fighter jet over New York City on 9/11 anniversary after it sparked outrage

A U.S. Navy F/A-18 Hornet strike fighter participates in Rim of the Pacific 2010. RIMPAC is a biennial, multinational exercise designed to strengthen regional partnerships and improve interoperability. US Navy Photo by Master Sgt. Cohen Young The US Navy was forced to cancel flight training over New York City that it had planned for Friday, … Read more

Players to start or sit in Week 1

Players to start or sit in Week 1

Sit and start is relative and league dependent, so consider some of these suggestions more “fliers” and “fades” (note that some are targeted for DFS). Good luck with your Week 1 lineups. Sit: DeVante Parker Start: James White Parker has been dealing with a hamstring injury for a few weeks, although he returned to a … Read more