China Awards LeBron James Record Number of Future Social Credits

In response to his comments regarding Hong Kong, the Chinese government announced Wednesday that Los Angeles Lakers basketball star LeBron James would be awarded a record-setting amount of social credits as part of its upcoming Social Credit System. A spokesman for Chinese leader Xi Jinping, who would only identify himself as "spokesman for Chinese leader … Continue reading China Awards LeBron James Record Number of Future Social Credits

Thunberg in Talks to Join Sesame Street Cast

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg is currently in talks to become the newest cast member of Sesame Street, according to producers and Thunberg's parents. Malena Ernman, Thunberg's mother, said her daughter was thrilled at the possibility of speaking out against climate change while also getting up close and personal with some of her childhood idols. … Continue reading Thunberg in Talks to Join Sesame Street Cast

Netflix to Replace Firearms with Nerf Guns in its Original Programming

In response to the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio over the weekend, Netflix announced that it will replace firearms with Nerf guns in all of its "Netflix Original" content. Netflix Chairman and CEO Reed Hastings explained that the company would do its part to help solve the gun violence issue, and … Continue reading Netflix to Replace Firearms with Nerf Guns in its Original Programming