Bitcoin value slips into danger zone

Bitcoin is hovering precariously over a danger zone that could see a dramatic collapse in the cryptocurrency’s value. Bitcoin is hovering precariously over a danger zone that could see a dramatic collapse in the cryptocurrency’s value. Simply The Best 7 Days A Week Powered by WPeMatico

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“It’s Lieutenant Colonel Vindman”: Nunes’s effort to out whistleblower is met with an epic clap-back

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, director of European affairs at the National Security Council, arrives to testify during the House Intelligence Committee hearing on the impeachment inquiry of President Trump on November 19, 2019. | Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Nunes’s line of questioning illustrated how Republicans wanted to talk about anything but Trump’s conduct. Perhaps the most memorable moment of the early portion of Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman’s testimony to impeachment investigators on…

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Purifiers, masks may be costly but they are worth investing in

Spending to fight the ill effects of air pollution has become a necessity in the current environment.Replacing the filter can cost between ₹1,000 and ₹3,000, depending on the brand and model of your purifier Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s leading business and financial dailies Powered by WPeMatico

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Why movies went from 15 minutes to 2 hours

Getty Images/Library of Congress/Vox Movies were short. How did it change? Why are movies about two hours long? In this episode of Vox Almanac, Vox’s Phil Edwards researches the history of movies — and discovers the Italian silent film classic that changed all movies forever. In the 1900s, movies were typically around 15 minutes long — that was the length of one reel (depending on playback speed and a few other variables). But in 1913,…

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Elise Stefanik’s impeachment moment

Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., asks a question during the House Intelligence Committee hearing featuring testimony by Joseph Maguire, acting director of national intelligence, on a whistleblower complaint about a phone call between President Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, in Rayburn Building on Thursday, September 26, 2019. | Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images The three-term Congresswoman has emerged as Republicans’ new face of the impeachment hearings. A “new Republican star” — and Democratic…

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Watch Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman’s powerful opening statement in the impeachment hearings

Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images “Do not worry. I will be fine for telling the truth.” Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman testified Tuesday that he was concerned about President Donald Trump’s July 25 call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, calling it “improper for the president of the United States to demand a foreign government investigate a U.S. citizen and political opponent.” That wasn’t a surprise: It’s what Vindman said in closed door-testimony last month. But what…

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“OK Boomer” isn’t just about the past. It’s about our apocalyptic future.

Christina Animashaun/Vox It’s not really about age — and it’s more complicated than just memes. For a long time now, the cross-generational dialogue between baby boomers and millennials has been built atop several recurring themes. Boomers — the generation born roughly between 1946 and 1965 — scoff that millennials expect “participation trophies” for doing the bare minimum. Millennials say boomers are “out of touch.” Millennials (born roughly between 1980 and 1996) are “killing” once-stable industries…

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