Month: February 2020

Les Backstreet Boys enfin en France

Il a fallu attendre sept mois – sept mois de plus que le reste du monde, sept mois de trop. Il a fallu attendre sept mois mais ça y est : In a World Like This est disponible en France. Le tout nouvel album des Backstreet Boys est dans les bacs. Ils sont à nouveau…

By JohnValbyNation February 25, 2020 0

Brussels brings Gazprom to heel, for now

A worker checks a pressure guage at the Dashava natural gas facility in Ukraine | Sean Gallup/Getty Images Brussels brings Gazprom to heel, for now The Commission said the mild treatment meted out to the Russian company is enough to change its behavior. By Anca Gurzu and Nicholas Hirst 3/13/17, 5:03 PM CET Updated 3/14/17,…

By JohnValbyNation February 25, 2020 0

Mercedes suspects Ferrari holding back true form

The Mercedes team has cast doubt on whether title rivals Ferrari are really struggling as much as they appeared to be in the first week of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Ferrari’s new SF1000 seemed off the pace in the first three days of on-track testing, finishing well behind the Silver Arrows both…

By JohnValbyNation February 25, 2020 0

NYT Slams Netflix's 'Cowardice' for Pulling ‘Patriot Act’ Episode in Saudi Arabia

New York Times media columnist Jim Rutenberg eviscerated Netflix for blocking an episode of the Patriot Act With Hasan Minhaj from streaming in Saudi Arabia following complaints about its portrayal of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. “Maybe the Saudi complaint wasn’t all that shocking. Like any authoritarian monarch worth his bone saw, Prince Mohammed doesn’t brook criticism,” Rutenberg wrote in his Sunday…

By JohnValbyNation February 25, 2020 0

EU expects home-team advantage in Brexit talks

Officials on both sides of the Channel are extremely sensitive about what information reaches the public domain during the negotiations | Stephane de Sakutin/AFP via Getty Images EU expects home-team advantage in Brexit talks Thorny issues like financial settlement and citizens’ rights after Brexit will dominate initial rounds of talks. By Maïa de La Baume…

By JohnValbyNation February 25, 2020 0

Joy Behar: Only America 'Cannot See Our Way Through the Misogyny' to Elect a Woman President  | Breitbart

Tuesday on ABC’s “The View,” co-host Joy Behar said only America could not “see our way through the misogyny” to elect a woman president. During a discussion about the candidacy of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), Behar said, “You know, I don’t think you can ignore the possibility that people in this country will not vote for a…

By JohnValbyNation February 25, 2020 0