Author: Anna Picard

National Review Trump: Conservitive Mag Takes Strong Stance Against Donald Trump UPDATE

National Review Trump: “Donald Trump is a menace to American conservatism” National Review, the conservative magazine founded by William F. Buckley, published a special issue on Friday opposing Donald Trump’s bid for the presidency. The cover — with the headline “Against Trump” — was tweeted by the magazine on Thursday night. The following editorial originally appeared in The National Review. Donald Trump leads the polls nationally and in most states in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. There are understandable reasons for his eminence, and he has shown impressive gut-level skill as a campaigner. But he is not...

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Head Transplant Completed Successful on Monkey (PHOTO)

Head transplant on monkey reported According to media reports Thursday, a surgeon claims to have carried out the first head transplant on a monkey ahead of plans to attempt the controversial procedure on a human by the end of next year. Italian Professor Sergio Canavero, Director of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group and researchers at Harbin Medical University in China posted pictures of the creature whose head appears to have been grafted onto the body of another animal. As reported by CNN, stitches can clearly be seen surrounding the neck, which looked to be entirely severed. According to Prof Canavero, the team led by Xiaoping Ren, connected the blood supply to prove that the animal could survive without suffering brain injury. They have not yet attempted to join the spinal cords so if the animal survived it would be completely paralysed. “The monkey fully survived the procedure without any neurological injury of whatever kind,” says Prof Canavero, but said it was only kept alive for only 20 hours after the procedure for ethical reasons. Ren has also tested some experiments on human corpses, reports the Telegraph. “We’ve done a pilot study testing some ideas about how to prevent injury,” he said. The experiments of a Head transplant on  a monkey  are reported in a set of seven papers which are due to be published in the journals Surgery and CNS Neuroscience and...

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Kathryn Smith Named 1st Female NFL Assistant Coach

Kathryn Smith Named 1st Female NFL Assistant Coach Buffalo Bills pushed the barriers with the hiring Wednesday of Kathryn Smith to   special teams quality control. She became the first woman to hold a position of Assistant to the full-time coach in the NFL. Smith was administrative assistant Rex Ryan since 2014, his last year with the New York Jets commands. She made her first steps in the NFL in 2003 during an internship with training. In 2005, Smith began to recruit players for the Jets, and two years later, made her an assistant to player personnel. This is the position...

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Stacey Dash Calls For End Of Black History Month And BET Network

Stacey Dash: BET Responds to Stacey Dash’s Comments Stacey Dash is not holding back when it comes to her feelings toward “segregated” film and television. On Wednesday, the actress and Fox correspondent offered an empty headed commentary during a conversation on Fox & Friends, slamming the Oscar boycott – headlined by Jada Pinkett Smith. “I think it’s ludicrous,” Dash, 49, said about the response to the Oscar nominations. “We have to make up our minds. Either we want to have segregation or integration. If we don’t want segregation, then we need to get rid of channels like BET and the BET Awards...

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