The Hero of “Shang-Chi” Forgot to Delete His Former Life as a Reddit Edgelord

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By Logan Mahan Marvel’s Shang-Chi star Simu Liu is in a bit of hot water for comments he allegedly made on Reddit years ago, long before he was a leading man in a blockbuster film. Screenshots from an old Reddit account purported to belong to Liu — u/nippedinthebud — were posted to Twitter last week, according to the Daily Dot. And oh boy, he should’ve nipped these posts in the bud. The screenshots show u/nippedinthebud commenting in r/aznidentity, a “Men’s Rights Asians” subreddit that’s been known to harass Asian women off the internet and share racist, anti-Black sentiments. While the scree… Read More “The Hero of “Shang-Chi” Forgot to Delete His Former Life as a Reddit Edgelord”

10 Amazing Amazon Fashion Finds You Absolutely Need To Start Your First Day Of Fall Off Right — Shop Now

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All products featured on OK! Magazine are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our retail links, OK! Magazine may earn an affiliate commission. Nobody likes fall more than us here at OK!, with the leaves dropping from tree branches, the temperature outside starting to get chillier and pumpkins popping up everywhere! But most importantly, it means it’s time to put away our summer clothes and take out all of our favorite fall ‘fits! KARDASHIAN-JENNER CELEB STYLIST, DANI MICHELLE, JUST LAUNCHED A DSW CURATED EDIT AT NYFW ON THE TOP FOOTWEAR TRENDS FOR FAL… Read More “10 Amazing Amazon Fashion Finds You Absolutely Need To Start Your First Day Of Fall Off Right — Shop Now”

Even Brooks & Dunn Are Doing the TikTok ‘Neon Moon’ Dance Trend [Watch]

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Taste of Country

When one of your earliest hit songs becomes a popular social media trend, you just have to try it out yourselves, right Brooks & Dunn? Popularized on TikTok, the “Neon Moon” dance is based off the duo’s classic country hit, but spiced up with a more electric sounding remix. Specifically, the dance was built around the lyrics: “When the sun goes down on my side of town/ That lonesome feeling comes to my door / And the whole World turns blue.” Although their dance moves might not exactly match the trend, Brooks & Dunn have thrown their cowboy hats into the ring. Watch: @brooksanddunn It’s crazy … Read More “Even Brooks & Dunn Are Doing the TikTok ‘Neon Moon’ Dance Trend [Watch]”

Even Brooks & Dunn Are Doing the TikTok ‘Neon Moon’ Dance Trend [Watch]

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When one of your earliest hit songs becomes a popular social media trend, you just have to try it out yourselves, right Brooks & Dunn? Popularized on TikTok, the “Neon Moon” dance is based off the duo’s classic country hit, but spiced up with a more electric sounding remix. Specifically, the dance was built around the lyrics: “When the sun goes down on my side of town/ That lonesome feeling comes to my door / And the whole World turns blue.” Although their dance moves might not exactly match the trend, Brooks & Dunn have thrown their cowboy hats into the ring. Watch: @brooksanddunn It’s crazy … Read More “Even Brooks & Dunn Are Doing the TikTok ‘Neon Moon’ Dance Trend [Watch]”

Seattle brothers expand billion-dollar biotech company’s focus to include COVID

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The Seattle Times

Harlan and Chad Robins started Seattle-based Adaptive Biotechnologies 12 years ago to find a cure for cancer. Now, they have broadened their mission to take on COVID-19. Adaptive sells an ultra-detailed blood test that analyzes immune responses to different diseases. It says the technology can advance research, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer, autoimmune disorders and infectious diseases. “Your immune system knows about every disease you have,” said Harlan Robins, chief scientific officer at Adaptive. “If we could just ask the immune system what it knows, we would be able to diagnose every … Read More “Seattle brothers expand billion-dollar biotech company’s focus to include COVID”

Electric cars have significantly higher repair costs, research shows

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Although government subsidies can sometimes reduce the cost, electric cars are by and large more expensive than petrol or diesel cars – at least when considering the cost to your savings, not the environment. But that’s only the initial cost, and the added expense that come with electric car repairs over the years is not to be underestimated. A study by the Allianz insurance company has shown that electric cars have higher repair costs on average than combustion engines. While electric cars do not sustain more damage on average than cars with petrol or diesel engines, the repairs are neverthel… Read More “Electric cars have significantly higher repair costs, research shows”

Llama antibodies have ‘significant potential’ as Covid treatment

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Tiny antibodies produced by llamas could provide a new frontline treatment against coronavirus in the form of a nasal spray, research suggests. Scientists at the Rosalind Franklin Institute have found that the nanobodies – a smaller, simple form of antibody generated by llamas and camels – can effectively target the Sars-CoV-2 virus that causes Covid-19. Short chains of the molecules, which can be produced in large quantities in the laboratory, significantly reduced signs of Covid-19 when given to infected animal models, according to the study. The nanobodies bind tightly to the virus, neutral… Read More “Llama antibodies have ‘significant potential’ as Covid treatment”

ADB forecasts GDP growth in Azerbaijan

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Azer News

By Ayya Lmahamad The Asian Development Bank has increased its forecast for the GDP growth in Azerbaijan by 0.3 percentage points for 2021. The bank forecasts the 2.2-percent GDP growth in Azerbaijan for 2021. It should be noted that in its April report, Azerbaijan’s GDP growth was predicted to be at 1.9 percent. “Among hydrocarbon exporters, Azerbaijan grew by 2.1 percent in the first six months of 2021 on gains outside of the hydrocarbon industry and higher net exports. The 2021 growth forecast for Azerbaijan is therefore raised from 1.9 percent in ADO 2021 to 2.2 percent in this update,” the… Read More “ADB forecasts GDP growth in Azerbaijan”

NFL’s New ‘No Taunting’ Rule Fiercely Debated Following Week 2

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uSports.org

Each year, before the start of the NFL Week 1, the league posts a video and a statement to their connection containing updated rules for the upcoming season. In this year’s rule changes video, one rule change, in particular, has become a widely debated topic amongst fans, coaches and players – the no taunting rule.  On their connection, the NFL states that “the NFL Competition Committee receives and considers input from coaches, general managers, current players and NFL Legends, the NFL Players Association, medical personnel and the media, and conducts weeks of discussion and video study before reco… Read More “NFL’s New ‘No Taunting’ Rule Fiercely Debated Following Week 2”

How Bumble is helping change gender dynamics in esports

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Esports Insider

When comparing esports and dating apps, the connection between the two is not immediately apparent. However, since 2018 a lot of companies within the space, such as Bumble and Tinder, have made a move into the esports industry. In many of these cases, the partnerships included limited-edition content, special events and rewards for dating app users who are also interested in gaming and esports. The potential is evidently there, but why now? RELATED: Razer announces female-only CS:GO tournament for Razer Invitational It comes as no surprise that people nowadayshave almost completely adopted sma… Read More “How Bumble is helping change gender dynamics in esports”