NRA Accidentally Forgets To Rise Up Against Tyrannical Government | The Shovel

Australia’s satire news site.
— Read on www.theshovel.com.au/2020/06/04/nra-accidentally-forgets-to-rise-up-against-tyrannical-government/

Corvette C8 Owner Furious After Dealership Destroys Vehicle – Then Posts It On Social Media | Grand Tour Nation

Corvette C8 Owner Furious After Dealership Destroys Vehicle – Then Posts It On Social Media | Grand Tour Nation
— Read on www.grandtournation.com/cars/corvette-c8-owner-furious-after-dealership-destroys-vehicle-then-posts-it-on-social-media/

Family: Chicago Cops Put Knee on Woman’s Neck

Chicago woman Mia Wright says police officers smashed a car’s windows and pulled her out of the vehicle at a mall Sunday—but the most terrifying part was when an officer, despite days of nationwide… US News Summaries. | Newser
— Read on www.newser.com/story/291798/family-chicago-cops-put-knee-on-womans-neck.html

George Floyd death: Policeman hugs crying black girl who asked ‘are you gonna shoot us?’ during protests | World News | Sky News

Simone Bartee was out protesting with her parents in Houston on Saturday.
— Read on news.sky.com/story/george-floyd-death-policeman-hugs-crying-black-girl-who-asked-are-you-gonna-shoot-us-during-protests-12000363

Cat Lady – Reality Check by Dave Whamond for June 04, 2020 – GoComics

https://www.gocomics.com/realitycheck/2020/06/04

Here’s How Much a Mask Reduces Coronavirus Transmission

A first-of-its-kind study using data from 16 countries on six continents offers some of the first evidence that face masks and physical distancing really do prevent the spread of COVID-19. The findings… Health News Summaries. | Newser
— Read on www.newser.com/story/291760/heres-how-much-a-mask-reduces-coronavirus-transmission.html

It Was a Major COVID Study. Now, Something Fishy?

The US-based company Surgisphere touts that it aggregates and analyzes health records from hospitals around the world—including, apparently, significant amounts of coronavirus-related data. This… Health News Summaries. | Newser
— Read on www.newser.com/story/291755/it-was-a-major-covid-study-was-the-data-a-sham.html

Twitter Account That Tweets Trump’s Own Words Suspended Within 3 Days

Twitter has been trying to get a handle on President Trump’s tweets, fact-checking some and slapping a shield over another for “glorifying violence.” But as USA Today notes, the… Technology News Summaries. | Newser
— Read on www.newser.com/story/291750/this-account-tweeted-trumps-own-words-it-got-suspended.html

Minnesota charges three more former officers in George Floyd case – Axios

Keith Ellison is also upgrading charges against Derek Chauvin to second-degree murder.
— Read on www.axios.com/george-floyd-officers-charged-minnesota-5db1df45-7d00-4bf6-ad62-c89f28e02db0.html

Retired Cop Allegedly Shot Dead by Looters

A retired police captain was fatally shot, apparently by looters, at a St. Louis pawn shop early Tuesday amid ongoing unrest across the US over the killings of black people at the hands of police. The… Crime News Summaries. | Newser
— Read on www.newser.com/story/291732/retired-cop-shot-dead-during-st-louis-looting.html

It’s a start – SoftBank to launch $100M fund to back companies led by people of color – Axios

It’s one of the first firms to put major capital behind statements of empathy over protests.
— Read on www.axios.com/softbank-launch-100m-fund-firms-people-of-color-3ca9d159-9823-48f6-88ae-8fb58b226ec5.html

Minneapolis Public Schools Fire Police Department for Security

As the number of those arrested in protests sparked by the death of George Floyd nears 10,000 , with at least a dozen people killed amid the ongoing unrest, a big move from the school board in the… US News Summaries. | Newser
— Read on www.newser.com/story/291738/minneapolis-public-schools-terminate-contract-with-cops.html

 “We cannot continue to be in partnership with an organization that has the culture of violence and racism that the Minneapolis police department has historically demonstrated,” a board member says in a statement. “We have to stand in solidarity with our black students.

Vancouver’s Street Eats Program aims to help resurrect restaurants – Columbian.com

The first “parklet” sprang up in downtown Vancouver early this week under a new program temporarily allowing restaurants to harness street parking spaces for serving guests after reopening.
— Read on www.columbian.com/news/2020/jun/03/vancouvers-street-eats-program-aims-to-help-resurrect-restaurants/

K-Pop Fans Take Over #WhiteLivesMatter Hashtag to Drown Out Racist Posts https://variety.com/2020/music/news/k-pop-whitelivesmatter-hashtag-drown-out-racist-1234624126/

Snapchat will no longer promote Trump’s account in Discover – Axios

The decision was made over the weekend, after Twitter flagged President Trump’s tweets for glorifying violence.
— Read on www.axios.com/snapchat-discover-trump-account-bbdfa6b8-f0cb-4c01-9a9d-c3dcb9b3de4e.html

Getting Tough on China – Bottomliners by Eric and Bill Teitelbaum for June 03, 2020 – GoComics

https://www.gocomics.com/bottomliners/2020/06/03

Dublin Zoo Will Feed Anyone Breaking Social Distancing Rules To The Lions – Waterford Whispers News

Dublin Zoo Will Feed Anyone Breaking Social Distancing Rules To The Lions – Waterford Whispers News
— Read on waterfordwhispersnews.com/2020/06/02/dublin-zoo-will-feed-anyone-breaking-social-distancing-rules-to-the-lions/

Instruments in the Afterlife – The Far Side Comic Strip by Gary Larson – Official Website | TheFarSide.com

https://www.thefarside.com/

Deli Lama – Mother Goose and Grimm for 5/31/2020 | Mother Goose & Grimm | Comics | ArcaMax Publishing

https://www.arcamax.com/thefunnies/mothergooseandgrimm/s-2366594

Guards Fail to Notice Inmate Giving Birth

A woman managed to go into labor and give birth alone in a Texas jail cell without any corrections officers noticing until after she had delivered the child, a sheriff’s official said Thursday. The… US News Summaries. | Newser
— Read on www.newser.com/story/291543/guards-fail-to-notice-inmate-giving-birth.html