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Early investors in Dispo to donate any profits from the photo-sharing app

After Spark Capital announced it would ‘sever all ties’ with Dispo following allegations around co-creator and famous YouTuber David Dobrik, two of the app’s earliest investors have similarly backed away from the company. Seven Seven Six and Unshackled followed suit this morning, releasing subsequent statements that they plan to donate any profits from investments to organizations working with survivors of sexual assault. Spark Capital decides to “sever all ties” with David Dobrik’s Dispo app ...
Tags: TC, Tech, David, Reddit, Unshackled, Alexis Ohanian, Spark, Spark Capital, Maitri, Venture, Ohanian, Dispo, David Dobrik, Dobrik, Unshackled Ventures, Seven Seven Six

Why Buddhism?

I just finished reading Buddha or Karl Marx By Dr. Ambedkar. It’s just a long essay or Booklet. The thing that caught my attention is the summary of Buddhist Tripiṭaka. I think this summary is the best I have read about Buddhism and why its required. The below points are quoted from Buddha or Karl Marx. Why Buddhism? Religion is necessary for a free Society. Not every Religion is worth having. Religion must relate to facts of life and not to theories and speculations about God, or Soul or H...
Tags: Travel, Books, Life, Philosophy, Buddhism, Public Domain, Buddha, Maitri, Buddhist Tripiṭaka, Ashtanga Marga

Meteorologists forecast latest storm in Southern California to be heaviest of the season

Localized flood warnings and flash flood watches were put into effect for Wednesday evening and Thursday by the National Weather Service as Southern California prepared for what meteorologists said will be the biggest storm of the season, so far. The region received a taste of rainfall as Riverside County saw between one and two-tenths an inch of rain over the 24-hour period ending Wednesday afternoon. During that period, Orange, San Bernardino and Los Angeles counties received similar amounts o...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Rain, Kristen Stewart, Local News, Riverside County, Pacific Coast Highway, Nws, Malibu, Southern California, Rice

Continuing Southern California storms bring warnings of potential new evacuations

Danny Candelaria, of Seven Oaks, removes snow chains from his truck along Hwy 38, north of Forest Falls in the San Bernardino National Forest on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. (Photo by Watchara Phomicinda, The Press-Enterprise/SCNG) Lucas Feduska, 6, of Buena Park, plays in the snow with family along Hwy 38, north of Forest Falls in the San Bernardino National Forest on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. (Photo by Watchara Phomicinda, The Press-Enterprise/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, News, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Pasadena, Local News, Orange County, Orange, Riverside County, Nws, Malibu, Southern California

Flash flood watch issued for 4 Southern California counties; evacuations urged for Inland Holy fire burn area

A voluntary evacuation warning and a flash flood watch for the Inland Holy fire burn area was issued Sunday as Southern California braced for more rain, snow, strong winds and high surf throughout the week. The rain is expected Monday, with the warnings issued ahead of it. The National Weather Service’s flash flood watch will be in effect from Monday afternoon through Monday evening and covers an area that includes Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego counties, including mountains. Th...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, News, Sport, Soccer, Wildfires, San Diego, Breaking News, Orange County, Orange, Riverside County, San Diego County, Ventura County, Nws, Southern California, San Bernardino

Company wants to build medical marijuana facility in Rostraver

Maitri Medicinals submitted an application to Rostraver Township for a special exemption to open a medicinal marijuana growing and processing operation at 316 Finley Road, according to the Washington Observer-Reporter. The company wants to produce cannabis oil to supply dispensaries that are approved by Pennsylvania, but must first be awarded a permit from the state, which are limited in number. Maitri hopes to begin cultivation in early 2018 and to employ two dozen people.
Tags: Pennsylvania, Maitri

Christian Death: Still trying to breathe life into gloom

Many moons ago there was a gloriously sullen goth scene in the perpetually sunny city of Los Angeles. While the ’80s glam metal genre got much of the notoriety, there was dark sultry sister living next door. Yours truly took part with a lust for life, excelling in the backcomb, AguaNet, blow dryer (with diffuser) regimen that resulted in a beautifully coiffed mess that would have made Robert Smith envious. And let us not forget the guyliner and fashionable accoutrements, obtainable along Melrose...
Tags: Featured, Los Angeles, Williams, Show Review, West Hollywood, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Christian Death, Jane, Robert Smith, Lip Service, Kommunity FK Human Drama, Rozz Williams Tragically, Valor Kand, Johnny Thunders, Maitri