The Daily Populous

Wednesday February 8th, 2023 evening edition

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'Dark Brandon' shows up at State of the Union, mops the floor with lost Republicans Biden went off script regularly, parrying GOP lawmakers who heckled him, at one point backing the party into a corner and getting them to swear to protect Medicare and Social Security benefits.

Joe Biden's State of the Union pep shows a reelection run may be coming.

But his address relentlessly hit notes most Americans would cheer, putting the Republican lawmakers in a bind.

'America is SUPER WOKE, tbh': Biden should go Dark Brandon in State of the Union speech.

USA TODAY columnists talk about the State of the Union address USA TODAY Columnists Ingrid Jacques and Rex Huppke talk about Biden's big speech.

The midterm elections showed clearly that the American people are not buying the kind of performative outrage Republicans are selling.

Unemployment back to Beatles' yesterday: Biden's State of the Union address confirms America's in a clean energy boom. »

Ukraine succeeds in bringing back 128 children forcibly removed to Russia

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Ukraine has succeeded in bringing back 128 children forcibly taken by the invaders to Russia.

Source: Yuliia Usenko, Head of the Department for the Protection of the Interests of Children and Combating Violence of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine, quoted by Ukrinform.

Quote: "We have managed to bring 128 children back to Ukraine. »

Hogwarts Legacy breaks Twitch record amid streamer boycott

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Hogwarts Legacy has already smashed a Twitch record with the most live viewers for a single-player game ever on the platform, despite a streamer boycott.

Twitch Hogwarts Legacy hit over one million viewers on Twitch.

At the time this screenshot was captured, xQc was the top Hogwarts Legacy streamer online with over 108,000 live viewers. »

Texas man arrested for stealing 2 monkeys from Dallas Zoo says he'll do it again if released, court documents show

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Irvin, who remained jailed Tuesday on $25,000 bond, was arrested last week after asking questions at a downtown Dallas aquarium about animals there.

Dallas Police, with the help of the Lancaster Police Department, located the two missing tamarin monkeys from the Dallas Zoo at an abandoned home in Lancaster.

The monkeys have been returned to the zoo. — Dallas Police Dept (@DallasPD) February 1, 2023. »