False claims targeting billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates are gaining traction online since the beginning of the coronavirus outbreak, with experts warning they could hamper efforts to curb the virus.Doctored photos and fabricated news articles crafted by conspiracy theorists shared thousands of times on social media platforms and messaging apps, in various languages have gone as far as accusing the Microsoft founder of creating the outbreak.
Former Manchester City star Geovanni says he will always be grateful to the club apos;s supporters for the backing they gave him especially after his goal against rivals Manchester United. The Brazilian attacker joined City in 2007 from Cruzeiro, but had already made an impression on City fans after his goal for Benfica helped to knock United out of the Champions League in 2005.
Opinion: No definitive proof exists that video game violence translates to real world violence. But that hasn 't stopped politicians from making the link.
Re: œAfter Obama;s thaw, a bad year for freedom in Cuba, Dec. 19 Charles Lane column.Charles Lane characterizes President Obamaâ€™s initiative toward normalization with Cuba as â€œmagical thinking.â€ Perhaps it is magical thinking to imagine that a Republican-controlled Congress would ever stop flogging the communist bogeyman long enough to actually take a fair and honest look at a policy that repeatedly failed in its stated objective of transforming the nature of this poor little islandâ€™s government.
The dictionary defines ;bogeyman; as ;an imaginary evil spirit, referred to typically to frighten children.; Hello, Donald Trump. It;s not clear whether he set out intentionally to elect Hillary Clinton, but there is little question that he could not be fulfilling the role of Republican bogeyman to greater effect.OPINION