Unleash the sesh gremlins! Sunset Campout, California’s clubbing paradise

With its mix of hippies, techno heads and hikers, this party deep in Californias gold rush country has resisted creeping commercialisation The narrow road to Belden Town, California (population: 22), careens through hairpin turns, down a thousand feet of craggy grey stone to the white-tipped rushes of the Feather River. The only other vehicle for miles is a train running parallel, barrelling through tunnels blown into the mountainside. During the gold rush of the 1800s, a few boomtowns sprang up in the area. Now they are lonely outposts. But for one weekend a year, they host one of the west coasts most durable and cherished party institutions: Sunset Campout. Its like an early 90s acid rave meets Westworld meets Oregon …

Conservative Pundit S.E. Cupp Quits The NRA In Powerful Plea For Gun Control

S.E. Cupp, a longtime NRA advocate once featured as an “ “I am so sick and tired of participating in this predictable cycle of politics, where a mass shooting happens, the left calls for new gun laws ― some meaningful, some unproductive ― the right yells ‘slippery slope’ and hides behind the Constitution,” she said on her “Nothing happens, nothing changes,” she said. “And with the next mass shooting, we do it all over again.” El Paso, Texas, and Gilroy, California.  But not this time:  Cupp specifically called for universal background checks, gun violence restraining orders, raising the minimum age for gun purchases to 21, banning 100-round drums, fixing the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, and mental health programs …

Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Splitting Up After 8 Months Of Marriage

Miley Cyrus and It’s “what’s best,” a rep for the couple said in a statement. agreed to separate at this time,” said the statement. “Ever-evolving, changing as partners and individuals, they have decided this is what’s best while they both focus on themselves and careers.” A sad-looking Cyrus, 26, appeared in a Instagram post Saturday clearly not wearing her wedding ring. It was taken while the singer was on vacation in Italy with pal Kaitlynn Carter, Brody Jenner’s ex, noted People magazine, which was the first to report the breakup. Hemsworth and Cyrus met in 2009 while filming “The Last Song.” They were soon dating and made their red-carpet debut as a couple in 2010.  sexual attraction to women.  came …

Jaybirds caught fighting over lunch in stunning pics

Phil Clark, 40, snapped the colorful and noisy animals at a bird hide in Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway. (Credit: SWNS) ADORABLE ORPHANED BABY KOALA GETS ARM CAST AFTER FALLING FROM TREE “You don’t always see jays there because they are very intelligent and shy,” Clark said of the pictures taken on Aug. 3. “To see two of them fighting for food was extremely uncommon. They are quite territorial. They are vocal and they shout once they see another bird coming.” Clark added that he thinks the squabble was one of the birds telling the other it should not go near its food.

‘Hazardous material’ prompts seafront cordon

Image copyright Eddie Mitchell Image caption People were told to leave the beach Police said at 16:20 BST that a cordon, in place along Marine Parade between Grand Avenue and Windsor Road, had been lifted, adding that “the seafront is now open as usual”. It said it was “following up a number of lines of inquiry”. The force said two people were taken to hospital, before being discharged and advised to “go home, wash their clothes and have a shower”. Police added: “Anyone else affected is advised to do the same – and use copious amounts of water to wash your eyes.” In August 2017, about 150 people attended hospital reporting sore eyes and vomiting after a chemical haze drifted …

Look up for the Perseid meteor shower as it peaks this week

(CNN)The Perseid meteor shower may be outshone by the full moon. Delta Aquariids appear to come from the constellation Aquarius, visible in the southern part of the sky, while the Perseids will be in the northern part of the sky. What are the Perseids? The Perseids have presented a scintillating display for 2,000 years, according to NASA. The comet Swift-Tuttle orbits the sun once every 133 years, so every August, the Earth passes through the comet’s debris field. The ice and dust, accumulating over a thousand years, burn up in our atmosphere to create the meteor shower. The Perseids showcase more bright meteors than any other annual meteor shower. The meteors can be traced to the Perseus constellation, from which …

Ambulance crew shortage expected for third night

The service had appealed for staff to come to work at the weekend because of difficulties filling rotas. “We are doing everything we can to provide as high a level of cover as we can,” said Dr Ruddell. “We are going to prioritise those calls which have the most critical need. “Unfortunately, those people who have a less critical need are the ones who wait longer, and we apologise for that.” Related Topics NI Health UK ambulance services Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Original Article : HERE ;

WTFunds: Millennials Are Going Into Debt To Have Instagrammable Weddings Betches

It’s a huge honor to be asked to be a bridesmaid for one of your besties. It means you’re one their elite friends and they like you better than everyone else. However, it’s also a double-edged sword, because they are also saying, “Hey I’m getting married, please give me a thousand dollars.” That part is less fun. Between the dress (usually a super pricey tulle nightmare), shoes (that hurt), the bridal shower (boring), the bachelorette party (v expensive), the wedding gift (also boring, I don’t care that you need a KitchenAid mixer), you’re SOL in terms of your finances. And God help you if you’re the maid of honor and had to front shower/bachelorette money on your credit card. View …

Hey ‘Vogue’, Taylor Swift Is Not A Social Justice Icon Betches

As we all know, Taylor Swift is in the midst of a big publicity push as she gears up for the release of her new album later this month. Her latest big get is the cover of Vogue’s September issue, the biggest fashion cover of the year. Taylor has been on the cover of countless magazines, even Vogue several times before, and the photos and cover story are always predictably in line with whatever image or album she’s promoting at the time. This time, that means that the glam for the photos is low-key, and Taylor’s current shaggy bowl cut is in full force. But while I could say plenty about the looks for Taylor Swift’s newest Vogue feature, what really stood out to me was …

India Eases Restrictions In Kashmir Ahead Of Eid Al-Adha

More than 250 ATMs were made functional in Srinagar and bank branches opened for people to withdraw money ahead of Monday’s Eid al-Adha festival, city administrator Shahid Choudhary said in a tweet. The New Delhi Television News channel showed video of jeeps fitted with loudspeakers moving in the region after lunchtime, telling people to return to their homes and shopkeepers to shut markets. NDTV said the move may have been prompted by sporadic clashes that took place in Srinagar after the restrictions were relaxed on Saturday. The predominantly Muslim area has been under the lockdown and near-total communications blackout to prevent unrest and protests after India’s Hindu nationalist-led government said last Monday that it was revoking Kashmir’s special constitutional status …

How bad is the trade war? This week will provide some clues

London (CNN Business)1. State of play: The trade fight between the United States and China is getting worse. This week, investors could get a reality check on what that means for economies and companies. “Looking ahead, the outlook for German exporters is clearly in the hands of the United States and China,” said Carsten Brzeski, ING’s chief economist in Germany. Industrial production and GDP growth for the eurozone will be published Wednesday. Big name corporate earnings could also shed light on the trade war’s toll. Walmart (WMT) and Alibaba (BABA) both report results on Thursday. Good news could help correct some of the anxiety that’s hung over stocks since President Donald Trump said he would tax effectively all Chinese goods …

Police warn people mocking wanted man’s hair

One contributor joked that police should look in Edinburgh, which hosts the fringe festival, while another said officers were “combing the area”. Fugitive unhappy with police mugshot posts his own On Monday, Gwent Police said: “We’re really grateful to everyone who is assisting us in locating Jermaine Taylor, and we must admit a few of these comments have made us laugh. “However, when the line is crossed from being funny to abusive, we do have to make sure we are responsible and remind people to be careful about what they write on social media.” Police said Taylor had breached his licence conditions following his release from prison in December 2018. He was given a three-year sentence at Cardiff Crown Court …

Earliest Signs Of High-Altitude Living In Africa Found In 47,000-Year-Old Ethiopian Rock Shelter

Hot on the heel of the news Denisovans were living on the Tibetan Plateau 160,000 years ago, researchers have now discovered the earliest signs of high-altitude human living in Africa in an Ethiopian rock shelter 3,350 meters (11,000 feet) above sea level. Writing in American Association for the Advancement of Science, they reveal radiocarbon dating shows its earliest residents would have been Middle Stone Age foragers living 31,000 to 47,000 years ago.  Excavations of the site, Fincha Habera in Ethiopia’s Bale Mountains, unearthed thousands of artifacts from the Middle Stone Age, from locally sourced stones to burnt animal bones, human feces, and the hearths of former fires. The evidence suggests the foragers would have exploited the nearby resources while dining on the area’s abundance of giant …