looks very much right now like Houston bought itself a lemon. How long the
experiment will continue is an open question. He’s just been really bad, and now
the Texans have dropped three straight to fall into a three-way tie in the AFC
South with Indianapolis and Tennessee. Osweiler actually had one of his better
games in Sunday’s 21-13 loss at Green Bay, but he was awful in the losses in
Mexico City to the Raiders and at home to San Diego. Is Osweiler one and done
Lopez, who grew up in Los Angeles seeing countless stray dogs running around his
neighborhood, knows the importance of spaying and neutering. Watch his exclusive
interview with PETA—and meet his rescued buddy, Owen.
President-elect Donald Trump has announced he will nominate Oklahoma Attorney
General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Pruitt is seen
as a close ally of the fossil fuel industry. In 2014, The New York Times
revealed that Pruitt and other Republican attorneys general had formed what the
paper described as an "unprecedented, secretive alliance" with the nation’s top
energy producers to fight Obama’s climate efforts. Senator Bernie Sanders said,
"Pruitt’s record is not only that of being a climate change denier, but also
someone who has worked closely with the fossil fuel industry to make this
country more dependent, not less, on fossil fuels." For more, we speak with May
Boeve, executive director of 350 Action, and Wenonah Hauter, executive director
of Food & Water Watch.
A Republican member of the Electoral College has come out saying he will not
vote for President-elect Donald Trump when the Electoral College convenes
December 19. Christopher Suprun, a paramedic from Texas, wrote in an op-ed
published in The New York Times on Monday that Trump is "not qualified for the
office" of the presidency. He goes on to write, "The election of the next
president is not yet a done deal. Electors of conscience can still do the right
thing for the good of the country. Presidential electors have the legal right
and a constitutional duty to vote their conscience." Suprun is the first
Republican member of the Electoral College to publicly announce he won’t vote
for Trump. Meanwhile, a group of Democratic electors is trying to block Trump by
encouraging electors of both parties in every state to unite behind a yet-to-be
determined consensus Republican candidate.
is a market solution to one of the biggest health crises we've ever seen in the
history of the world," says Aaron Biebert, director of A Billion Lives, a
documentary that makes the case that regulatory agencies and non-governmental
organizations are engaged in a campaign of misinformation against e-cigarettes.
"It's disturbing to me that something that's working is being demonized."