The Daily Populous

Thursday January 14th, 2021 morning edition

image for A Texas woman took a private jet to D.C. to 'storm the Capitol'

One Dallas-area woman flew by private jet to participate in the initial protest at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday that turned violent as the mob breached the building.

Realtor and radio host Jenna Ryan took a private jet with three others to Washington D.C. to protest the certification of President-elect Joe Biden's victory over President Donald Trump.

AFTER THE CHAOS: Internet detectives are identifying scores of pro-Trump rioters at the Capitol.

"OK guess who's going to DC by private jet?!?!

She and three others can be seen in the private plane in a photo posted Jan. 5.

Ryan posted several videos and photos from the Capitol grounds on her Facebook and Twitter accounts.

"And if the news doesn't stop lying about us we're going to come after their studios next...". »

US bans all cotton and tomato products from Xinjiang over slave labor

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US bans all cotton and tomato products from Xinjiang over slave labor "China does not just indicate a country of origin," one U.S. official said. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Wednesday it will detain all cotton and tomato products produced in China’s Xinjiang province.

This is the fourth WRO that CBP has issued in 2021 and the second on products originating in Xinjiang.

China’s Xinjiang province accounted for eight of the 13 WROs that CBP issued in 2020 -- all stemming from allegations of forced labor. »

Donald Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot

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In historic vote, Trump becomes first US president to be impeached a second time for inciting mob that attacked the Capitol.

The US House of Representatives has impeached President Donald Trump for “incitement of insurrection” after a mob of his supporters stormed the United States Capitol last week, marking the first time in US history that a president has been impeached twice.

The measure, Pelosi said, also makes clear “that Donald Trump is a clear and present danger to our country”. »

Pelosi announces lawmakers will be fined $5,000 if they bypass metal detectors to House floor

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“It is tragic that this step is necessary, but the chamber of the People’s House must and will be safe," Pelosi said in a statement.

The incoming fines for refusing to comply with new security measures come after numerous House Republicans berated Capitol Police officers on Tuesday and Wednesday for asking them to go through the metal detectors.

House Democrats adopted new rules Tuesday night to mandate fines for lawmakers who fail to follow rules requiring masks on the House floor during the COVID-19 pandemic. »

Pirate Bay Founder Thinks Parler’s Inability to Stay Online Is ‘Embarrassing’

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Image: One of the co-founders of the file-sharing website, The Pirate Bay, Peter Sunde, waits on September 28, 2010 at the Swedish Appeal Court in Stockholm.

Four Pirate Bay managers are appealing an April 17 one-year jail term and a 3 million euro fine in damages for the film, record and video industry.

As one of the original co-founders of The Pirate Bay, Peter Sunde Kolmisoppi knows a little something about keeping controversial services online. »