The Daily Populous

Friday July 15th, 2022 evening edition

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But the case of the pregnant 10-year-old has laid bare how uncontrollable GOP messaging around abortion may be.

“I don’t think this is the dominant issue as we’re going into November, but these kinds of unforced errors are lifelines for the Democrats.”.

“Every day that we’re talking about anything but Biden’s cost of living is a wasted day politically,” said Scott Reed, a veteran Republican strategist.

And in close House races and statewide contests in swing states, even a shift at the margins may be consequential.

For Republicans in Washington, focus on the most conservative elements of the party’s positioning on abortion may be unavoidable.

South Carolina state Rep. John McCravy, who is chairing a special ad hoc committee on abortion, personally opposes exceptions in the case of rape or incest.

He added that he expects exceptions ultimately to include rape, incest, and life of the mother. »

Why BMW is offering heated seats on a monthly subscription

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(CNN) BMW is now offering British drivers the option of enjoying a heated seat on a monthly subscription basis.

Naturally, if BMW drivers who opt in to the program don't make their payments, BMW will turn their heated seats off.

But heated steering wheels might be offered by subscription, BMW said in 2020. »

Nintendo Japan officially provides spousal benefits to same-sex partnerships

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It’s been slow moving, but bit-by-bit regions of Japan have been moving to recognize same-sex marriages here and there.

The latest major company to do so has been video game legend Nintendo Japan, which recently updated its website to include a number of changes under the banner of Corporate Social Responsibility or CSR.

“If the company changes their mindset, then it will be reflected in their games, which will influence the world over time.”. »

God Of War Ragnarok PS5 Resolution, Frame Rate, Features Detailed

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The target frame rate, resolution, and exclusive features for the PS5 version of God of War Ragnarok have been revealed via Australian retailer EB Games.

According to a listing for the Day One Edition of God of War Ragnarok, the game will feature several enhancements for the PS5 beyond a higher resolution and frame rate.

God of War Ragnarok boasts several PS5 exclusive features pertaining to visuals and immersion that aren’t found in the PS4 version. »

Republicans shocked a 10-year-old can get pregnant after Ohio rape victim abortion story proves true

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Some said they were torn “morally” about whether abortions should be allowed in cases of incest or rape, as in the Ohio case.

in response to a Washington Examiner story about Yost’s saying he had found no evidence of the young rape victim.

“While I’m pro-life, I understand that I couldn’t fathom having to carry a baby to term in which we were the victim of rape. »